Book Reviews

Oprah creates another best seller with 'Love Warrior'

USAToday Books - Wed, 09/14/2016 - 11:16

Glennon Doyle Melton's memoir debuts at No. 3 on USA TODAY's best-seller list.

        
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J.K. Rowling's new Pottermore e-books make the Top 10

USAToday Books - Wed, 09/14/2016 - 11:08

Meanwhile, 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' finally drops from the No. 1 spot.

        
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Safran Foer gets in his own way in 'Here I Am'

USAToday Books - Wed, 09/14/2016 - 10:15

His new novel is about the dissolution of a marriage -- and Israel.

        
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'Mad Men' creator Matthew Weiner is writing a novel

USAToday Books - Wed, 09/14/2016 - 10:10

It's called 'Heather, The Totality' and is due out next fall.

        
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10 books on non-fiction longlist for National Book Awards

USAToday Books - Wed, 09/14/2016 - 08:16

Books about Attica, Eugenics and the American right make the initial cut.

        
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Nonfiction: Lauren Collins’s Memoir on Falling in Love in French

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 09/14/2016 - 04:00
An American woman falls for a French speaker and miscommunication follows, in Lauren Collins’s “When in French.”
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Nonfiction: A Victory for Press Freedom in 1735 Set an Important Precedent

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 09/14/2016 - 04:00
Richard Kluger’s “Indelible Ink” tells the story of an 18th-century case that tested official tolerance of an unfettered press.
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Zayn Malik to publish a memoir

USAToday Books - Tue, 09/13/2016 - 22:37

The boy-band alum is taking fans on a "photographic" journey.

        
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10 Roald Dahl quotes to celebrate his 100th birthday

USAToday Books - Tue, 09/13/2016 - 08:16

It's time for a little nonsense. 

        
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Naya Rivera "Sorry Not Sorry" book

USAToday Books - Tue, 09/13/2016 - 06:35

Naya Rivera opens up in the newest issue of PEOPLE magazine about all of her life's previously private details

        
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Nonfiction: Maureen Dowd’s Latest Book on Everything Hillary and Donald

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 09/13/2016 - 04:00
Maureen Dowd’s “The Year of Voting Dangerously” presents the characters behind this election’s dramas.
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Nonfiction: John le Carré’s Memoir About His Journey From Spy to Novelist

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 09/13/2016 - 04:00
In “The Pigeon Tunnel,” John le Carré traces his fascination with spycraft to his early life with his father, a con man.
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Mon, 09/12/2016 - 17:05

Look for new books by Jamie Lee Curtis, William Shatner and Emma Donoghue.

        
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Patchett is in stellar form in 'Commonwealth'

USAToday Books - Mon, 09/12/2016 - 10:44

Six kids in a blended family grow up in Ann Patchett's new novel.

        
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Nonfiction: A Nazi, a Fascist, a Communist, a Novelist, a Countrywoman, a Duchess — All Mitford Sisters

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 09/12/2016 - 04:00
Laura Thompson’s “The Six” is a group biography of the notorious Mitford sisters.
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'Juniper' tells touching story of 'micro'-preemie

USAToday Books - Sun, 09/11/2016 - 13:04

Two journalists write inspirational book about their little girl, born premature.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 09/11/2016 - 05:03

Look for new books by Elizabeth Vargas, Mike Love, Maureen Dowd and Carol Burnett.

        
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'True Believer,' story of a Soviet spy, is riveting reading

USAToday Books - Sat, 09/10/2016 - 14:59

Kati Marton recounts the life of spy Noel Field.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 09/10/2016 - 10:20

Spend your weekend reading 'Behold the Dreamers.'

        
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Sunday Routine: How the Novelist Megan Abbott Spends Her Sundays

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/09/2016 - 14:53
“You Will Know Me,” the latest book by Ms. Abbott, is set in the cutthroat world of girls’ gymnastics. Her Sundays are more relaxed than her thriller novels.
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