Book Reviews

New Voices: Laura McBride, 'We Are Called To Rise'

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 07:57

In this debut novel set in Las Vegas, a tragic event leads to a hopeful ending.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 05:01

The new mystery by Robert Galbraith - aka J,K. Rowling - goes on sale June 19.

        
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Reading list: 4 books that will hit the fall big screen

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 04:03
Get prepared for the fall movie season with this reading list.
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 01:01
The new mystery by Robert Galbraith - aka J,K. Rowling - goes on sale June 19.
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Disturbed young man all too familiar in 'Fathers'

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/14/2014 - 21:00
Dave Eggers' protagonist is cut from the same ugly cloth as Elliot Rodger, Adam Lanza.
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Herman Koch cooks up a sinister 'Summer' plot

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/14/2014 - 13:00

'The Dinner' author serves up a beach read.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/14/2014 - 05:00

Spend your weekend reliving the historic ride of female astronaut Sally Ride.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/14/2014 - 01:00
Spend your weekend reliving the historic ride of female astronaut Sally Ride.
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Herman Koch cooks up a sinister 'Summer' plot

USAToday Books - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 21:00
'The Dinner' author serves up a beach read.
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Bookshelf: Baby Talk

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 11:38
New picture books include Sara Gillingham’s “Snuggle the Baby” and Lori Nichols’s “Maple.”






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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:40
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.






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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:35
Paperback books of particular interest.






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John Dickie’s ‘Blood Brotherhoods’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:31
A British historian examines the past of Italy’s three major regional crime organizations, and finds unity.






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‘The Myth of the Spoiled Child’ and ‘Do Fathers Matter?’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:31
One book about child rearing recommends unconditional love; another calls for paternal involvement.






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‘Mr. Loverman,’ by Bernardine Evaristo

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:29
A married immigrant Londoner in his 70s is ready to come out.






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‘Inside Madeleine,’ by Paula Bomer

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:29
Coming-of-age tales about girls and their fraught relationships.






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‘Under Magnolia,’ by Frances Mayes

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:29
The author of “Under the Tuscan Sun” reflects on her early life in a small Georgia town.






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‘Perfectly Miserable,’ by Sarah Payne Stuart

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:28
A memoir centers on life in Concord, Mass., its cultural legacy and changing ways.






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Val McDermid’s ‘Northanger Abbey’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:27
Val McDermid reworks Jane Austen’s Gothic satire “Northanger Abbey.”






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‘All the Birds, Singing,’ by Evie Wyld

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:27
A novel traces a solitary farmer’s attempt to escape her past on a remote British island.






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