Book Reviews

Patrick Modiano’s ‘Suspended Sentences’

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 14:15
Three translated novellas set in the shadow of the Nazi occupation of Paris, by the 2014 Nobel Prize winner.
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Magical Creatures

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 13:36
New picture books include “Julia’s House for Lost Creatures” and “Night Sky Dragons.”






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Must-read romances: 'Running Hot,' 'The Prince,' 'Ice,' 'Bad Romeo'

USAToday Books - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 11:04

HEA contributor Lea Franczak recs reads by HelenKay Dimon, Sylvain Reynard, Chelsea Camaron & Jessie Lane and Leisa Rayven.

        
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'FIOS' author John Green had a very good year

USAToday Books - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 08:48

        
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Author of the Year: John Green

USAToday Books - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 08:12

'The Fault in Our Stars' has been a hit book and movie.

        
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Romance Unlaced: Traditions of Christmas Past

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 23:18

HEA contributor Madeline Hunter asks fellow historical authors to share some historic holiday traditions.

        
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Melinda Curtis: 5 sweet romances in my December TBR pile

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 23:03

HEA contributor Melinda Curtis highlights five sweet romances to add to the fun of the holidays.

        
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Author inspirations: A persistent vampire, 'Ocean's Eleven,' and 'Pretty Woman'

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 23:03

Rebecca Zanetti, Kelly Bowen and Colleen Shannon share some of the inspirations behind their new releases.

        
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'Killing Patton,' movie tie-ins are big sellers

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 15:23

'Unbroken,' 'American Sniper' are high on best-seller list with movies set to open.

        
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ArtsBeat: A Book on Fidel Castro From Jon Lee Anderson

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 13:52
The New Yorker writer Jon Lee Anderson is aiming for “the defining portrait” of Fidel Castro.






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ArtsBeat: Freud Gets Marathon Reading Treatment

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 12:52
Writers, philosophers and veterans will gather to read from “Civilization and Its Discontents,” a work the organizers called “the definitive text on human destructiveness.”






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What's hot for 2015: Books

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 10:59

USA TODAY's Jocelyn McClurg runs through the year's anticipated page-turners.

        
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Bookends: What Accounts for Our Current — or Recurrent — Fascination With Memoir-Novels?

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 10:50
Leslie Jamison and Daniel Mendelsohn discuss our interest in narratives that blur the line between the real and the fabricated.






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Why is Draco so bad? J.K. Rowling explains for Xmas

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 09:57

Why is Draco so bad? Why do some still like him? J.K. Rowling explains in Xmas treat.

        
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David Orr’s 10 Favorite Poetry Books of 2014

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:53
Books by Louise Glück, Fanny Howe, Christian Wiman and others.






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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: Disappearing Religions

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:09
Gerard Russell talks about “Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms,” and Phil Zuckerman discusses “Living the Secular Life.”






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Love in Suspense exclusive excerpt: 'Beyond Limits' by Laura Griffin

USAToday Books - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 23:48

HEA contributor Vilma Gonzalez shares an exclusive excerpt from Beyond Limits by Laura Griffin.

        
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Tamara Mataya on diversity in romance covers and stories

USAToday Books - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 23:12

Tamara Mataya, author of Taken by Storm, shares with us the challenge of finding stock art for a cover on a romance about a Polynesian woman and Caucasian man.

        
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Must-read romances: 'Driving Lessons,' 'Asher's Shot,' 'The Kidnapped Christmas Bride,' 'Flames of Passion'

USAToday Books - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 23:05

HEA contributor Michelle Monkou recs reads by Annameekee Hesik, Elizabeth Wheeler, Jane Porter and Kayla Perrin.

        
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Must-read inspy romances: 'Lady of Fire,' 'A Cliché Christmas,' 'The Wishing Season'

USAToday Books - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 23:05

HEA contributor Serena Chase recs books by Tamara Leigh, Nicole Deese and Denise Hunter.

        
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