Book Reviews

Thoreau's 'Walden' gets a digital do-over

USAToday Books - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 22:05
SUNY Geneseo spearheaded work to take the classic back-to-nature treatise to the Internet.
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Photos: Celebrate Hellboy Day with heavenly chocolate

USAToday Books - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 21:55
These limited-edition chocolate bars mark the comic's 20th anniversary.
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Manhattan marriage counselor 'should have known'

USAToday Books - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 20:04
Jean Hanff Korelitz's novel is about a therapist who must tend to her own life.
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Anthony Marra imagines 'The Erotic Inner Life of Mr. Bates'

USAToday Books - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 06:22
The serious author took a spin on the goofy side for the Twitter Fiction Festival.
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NoViolet Bulawayo wins PEN fiction prize

USAToday Books - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 01:05
Debut novelist wins for 'We Need New Names'; a few words with some Twitter Fiction Fest authors.
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Kurt Cobain: The last rock star?

USAToday Books - Sun, 03/16/2014 - 23:25
A new book details the Nirvana frontman's lasting impact, 20 years after his suicide.
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 03/16/2014 - 01:04
Harlan Coben's thriller 'Missing You' goes on sale March 18.
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A riveting look at the blood sport of Manhattan real estate

USAToday Books - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 21:03
An inside look at a 'House of Outrageous Fortune'
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Emma Straub talks Twitter Fiction: 'Like a joke machine'

USAToday Books - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 07:28
The featured writer says it's a "zippy," socially-driven writing experience.
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 01:02
Spend your weekend with 'Bark,' stories by Lorrie Moore.
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Deadly curiosity: Serial killer reads we can't put down

USAToday Books - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 23:01
Check out these killer reads
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Men behind Lincoln made the legend we know today

USAToday Books - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 21:03
John Hay, John Nicolay can claim much of the credit for the popular image of Abe Lincoln.
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ArtsBeat: J. K. Rowling Publishes First Part of ‘History of the Quidditch World Cup’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 14:23
The author of the “Harry Potter” series posted the first part of a history of the imaginary game to her fan site, pottermore.com.
    





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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:26
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.
    





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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:23
Paperback books of particular interest.
    





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The Shortlist: Terry Golway’s ‘Machine Made,’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:08
New books by Terry Golway, Edward P. Kohn, Joseph Tirella and Kevin Cook.
    





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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:08
The great independent publisher New Directions, around since 1936, had its first New York Times best seller last month, when Takashi Hiraide’s novel “The Guest Cat” briefly surfaced on the trade paperback list.
    





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Children’s Books: ‘Changers,’ by T Cooper and Allison Glock-Cooper

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:07
In this young adult novel, a freshman wakes up on the first day of high school to discover he’s changed sex.
    





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Children’s Books: ‘The Beatles,’ by Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:06
A picture book about one of the original boy bands, those cheeky lads from Liverpool.
    





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Children’s Books: ‘Operation Bunny,’ by Sally Gardner

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:06
Sally Gardner’s beleaguered heroine inherits an abandoned shop, discovering a magical world she never knew existed.
    





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