Book Reviews

Children's Books: Anthony Browne’s ‘What If . . . ?’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - 9 hours 10 min ago
Swallowing their fears, these adventuresome characters set off down unfamiliar streets and explore unknown worlds.






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Bill O'Reilly says he knows who killed Gen. Patton

USAToday Books - 10 hours 30 min ago

His new 'Killing' book is the latest in the best-selling "investigative history" series.

        
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ArtsBeat: Vintage to Release García Márquez E-Books

New York Times Book Reviews - 15 hours 16 min ago
Nine of Gabriel García Márquez’s works will be released in digital-format English versions in October.






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ArtsBeat: Fiction Long List Announced for National Book Awards

New York Times Book Reviews - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 14:47
Marilynne Robinson, Elizabeth McCracken and Phil Klay are among the writers whose work is on the 2014 fiction long list for the National Book Awards.






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'Broken Monsters': A killer's on the loose in Detroit

USAToday Books - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 13:00

Detective Gabi Versado is searching for a murderer and dealing with her teen daughter.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 05:01

'Killing Patton' by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard goes on sale Sept. 23.

        
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Time to check in for riveting 'Paying Guests'

USAToday Books - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 13:00

Sarah Waters' latest, set in 1922 England, involves secret lovers and a murder trial.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 05:00

Spend your weekend reading a new biography of comedian Bill Cosby.

        
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'How We Learn' looks at how our brains work

USAToday Books - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 15:55

New research sheds light on how best to study.

        
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Author Beth Cato on her fantasy heroine

USAToday Books - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 13:03

The author of 'The Clockwork Dagger' writes about the inspiration behind her heroine.

        
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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: ‘Cosby: His Life and Times’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 12:33
Mark Whitaker discusses his new biography of Bill Cosby, and Jeff Hobbs talks about “The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace.”






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ArtsBeat: The Bradbury Chronicles: Hundreds of Items Owned by Author Going to Auction

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:56
Items including awards and even bottles of wine owned by Bradbury are to be auctioned this month.






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Children's Books: ‘Harlem Hellfighters,’ by J. Patrick Lewis and Gary Kelley

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:59
A picture book about an African-American regiment in World War I that confronted racists as well as the German Army.
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Children's Books: ‘Nest,’ by Esther Ehrlich

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:59
In this middle-grade novel, a girl finds a way forward after the loss of her mother.
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Children's Books: ‘Belzhar,’ by Meg Wolitzer

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:58
Students at a therapeutic boarding school discover a way to return to the past, before their personal traumas.
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‘Neverhome,’ by Laird Hunt

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:53
Disguised as a man, Laird Hunt’s heroine joins the Union Army.
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Margaret Forster’s ‘Unknown Bridesmaid’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:53
A child psychologist is troubled by her own adolescence.
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Author's Note: Be Polite With Your Books

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:52
The etiquette of borrowing, recommending and reshelving books.
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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:52
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.
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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:52
Paperback books of particular interest.
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