Book Reviews

Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 05:05

Watch for new thrillers from Daniel Silva and Brad Taylor.

        
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Shakir Rashaan recaps 'Power': Kanan's on the offensive

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/27/2015 - 22:20

Shakir Rashaan recaps the latest episode of Power.

        
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Fine Reagan bio reads like a good novel

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/27/2015 - 13:02

H.W. Brands has written a book that looks at the 'Great Communicator.'

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/27/2015 - 05:00

Spend your weekend with 'The Truth According to Us' by Annie Barrows.

        
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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 23:00
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.









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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: The Art Issue

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 12:44
This week, Holland Cotter talks about the contemporary art scene, and Jonathon Keats discusses two new books about art theft and forgeries.









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ArtsBeat: Group Approves Fellowship Named for Controversial Scholar of Russia

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 10:38
The main scholarly association covering the post-Soviet world has announced a new fellowship named partly for Stephen F. Cohen.









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Harry Potter returns in 'Cursed Child' play

USAToday Books - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 08:51

"Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" will open at London's Palace Theatre in summer 2016.

        
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JK Rowling announces the return of 'Harry Potter'

USAToday Books - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 07:15

JK Rowling has announced on Twitter that she will be producing a new Harry Potter story for the London stage. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) has the details about "Harry Potter and The Cursed Child".

        
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Love and Lust recs: 'Scent of the Heart,' 'The Storm Before the Calm'

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 23:20

HEA contributor Becky Condit recs reads by Parker Williams and Cate Ashwood.

        
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Cover reveal and excerpt: 'The Seahorse Legacy' by Serena Chase

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 23:04

HEA is thrilled to unveil the new cover of The Seahorse Legacy, book three in the Eyes of E'veria series by Serena Chase.

        
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Excerpt: 'The Things You Do to Me' by Sydney Holmes

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 23:04

Sydney Holmes shares a scene from her new release, The Things You Do to Me, book one in her Knight Skies series.

        
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‘Eye of the Beholder: Johannes Vermeer, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, and the Reinvention of Seeing’

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 12:51
Laura J. Snyder’s intellectual history looks at the lives of the painter Jan Vermeer and the pioneering microbiologist Anton van Leeuwenhoek.









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‘Women Artists: The Linda Nochlin Reader’

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 12:13
A collection of 30 essays by the pioneer scholar of feminist art history Linda Nochlin.









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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 11:32
The comedian Aziz Ansari, whose “Modern Romance” is No. 2 on the hardcover nonfiction list, is the third star of “Parks and Recreation” to achieve best-sellerdom.









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The Shortlist: Artistic Inspirations

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 11:09
New books by Anna North, Maureen Gibbon, Hermione Eyre and Erika Robuck.









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Critic’s Take: The Female Gaze

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:35
Young artists are examining girlhood in the age of the social media fun house.









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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:24
Paperback books of particular interest.









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‘Basquiat and the Bayou’ and ‘Jean-Michel Basquiat: Now’s the Time’

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 09:46
Two recent exhibition catalogs situate the work of Jean-Michel Basquiat within our potent cultural poles.









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On the Grid: Two New Books About Agnes Martin

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 09:18
Evasive and self-contradictory in person, Agnes Martin put all of herself into her work.









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