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06.27.12 12:24 AM ET

Nora Ephron Dies at 71: Read the Best of Her Journalism

She may have been best known for her blockbuster screenplays, but Nora Ephron, who died Tuesday at 71, was also a first-rate journalist and essayist. The Daily Beast collects some of her best recent writing.

Nora Ephron’s Must-Reads
The Daily Beast, 2009

Why Won’t Playboy Die?
The Daily Beast, 2011

Flops, I’ve Had a Few
The Guardian
, 2011

The D Word
The Huffington Post, 2010

The Girl Who Fixed the Umlaut
The New Yorker, 2010

My Life as an Heiress
The New Yorker
, 2010

The Girl Who Fixed the Umlaut
The New Yorker, 2010

After the Love Is Gone
The New York Times
, 2005

All the President’s Girls
The New York Times
, 2003