Book Reviews

Fiction: Deborah Shapiro Puts an Oedipal Spin on Female Intimacy in ‘The Sun in Your Eyes’

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 07/07/2016 - 00:00
A novel about female friendship examines those unresolved relationships we’re trying to outgrow.
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Comics: Marvel's new Iron Man is a black female teen

USAToday Books - Wed, 07/06/2016 - 19:25

Comic-book writer Bendis talks about creating Riri Williams, the new Iron Man.

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With paper dolls, you can dress up Trump, Clinton, Sanders

USAToday Books - Wed, 07/06/2016 - 16:41

The campaign collections are among new books on the presidential candidates.

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10Best: Our editors' fave summer beach reads

USAToday Books - Wed, 07/06/2016 - 11:36

These books will help distract you from the fact that you're slowly melting.

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New book explores experiments that redefine college

USAToday Books - Wed, 07/06/2016 - 11:21

The dynamic has changed for young adults.

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Sales surge for Elie Wiesel's memoir 'Night'

USAToday Books - Wed, 07/06/2016 - 10:12

After his death, the Nobel Laureate's Holocaust book climbs USA TODAY's best-seller list.

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Dogs know best in 'Jonathan Unleashed'

USAToday Books - Tue, 07/05/2016 - 11:31

Meg Rosoff's novel is about a young man in New York and his brother's canines.

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New bio is critical of Bush (43) presidency

USAToday Books - Tue, 07/05/2016 - 07:01

'Bush' does not hold back disdain for many of the president's decisions.

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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 07/03/2016 - 05:03

Look for a new Dr. Seuss, plus an anniversary reissue of 'Valley of the Dolls.'

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Author, Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel dies at 87

USAToday Books - Sat, 07/02/2016 - 19:56

The 'Night' author leaves behind a legacy of Holocaust education and remembrance.

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'Seinfeldia' celebrates a comedy classic

USAToday Books - Sat, 07/02/2016 - 13:04

A new book explains why Jerry and the gang keep bringing the funny.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 07/02/2016 - 05:03

Spend your weekend reading 'Into the Lion's Mouth,' about the spy who inspired 007.

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Elizabeth Gilbert splits from man she met at end of 'Eat Pray Love'

USAToday Books - Fri, 07/01/2016 - 16:26

It's 'Eat Pray... Separate' for Elizabeth Gilbert and husband of 12 years.

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Gay Talese's 'Voyeur's Motel' is a real turnoff

USAToday Books - Fri, 07/01/2016 - 11:22

Controversy surrounds the book, but author and publisher say they stand by it.

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Alvin Toffler, author of influential 'Future Shock,' dead at 87

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 21:24

The guru of post-industrial age whose million-selling book anticipated digital age.

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Shakespeare's shrew gets modern twist in Tyler's 'Vinegar Girl'

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:09

A Pulitzer Prize winner offers a new spin on 'The Taming of the Shrew.'

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Readers gobble up fiction; 'Watchman' rises

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:05

Beach reads are appealing to readers; Harper Lee rises on USA TODAY's best-seller list.

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