Book Reviews

'To Kill a Mockingbird' finally going digital

USAToday Books - Mon, 04/28/2014 - 02:25
To Kill a Mockingbird will become available as an e-book and digital audiobook on July 8
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Diane Keaton on Woody Allen's feet, Al Pacino's nose

USAToday Books - Mon, 04/28/2014 - 00:45
The actress, 68, says she never plans to retire.
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At 68, Diane Keaton is pretty great as she is

USAToday Books - Mon, 04/28/2014 - 00:19
Actress discusses her new book, 'Let's Just Say It Wasn't Pretty.'
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Novel about Jackie's 'Pink Suit' an uncomfortable fit

USAToday Books - Sun, 04/27/2014 - 21:02
Story of seamstress at Chez Ninon tells the back story of the famous pink suit.
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 04/27/2014 - 01:00
New memoirs by Diane Keaton, Swoosie Kurtz set to arrive in stores.
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German-Jewish writer Stefanie Zweig dies at 81

USAToday Books - Sat, 04/26/2014 - 22:39
She was best known for the autobiographical novel 'Nowhere in Africa'
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'Watching You' reveals itself as entertaining thriller

USAToday Books - Sat, 04/26/2014 - 21:03
Michael Robotham's latest once again features criminal psychologist Joe O'Laughlin.
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Lisa Robinson's rocking memoir defies 'Gravity'

USAToday Books - Sat, 04/26/2014 - 01:02
She's been on a first-name basis with Michael Jackson and John Lennon. No big deal.
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Book picks for the weekend

USAToday Books - Sat, 04/26/2014 - 00:16
Spend your weekend having some Shakespearean fun with 'The Serpent of Venice.'
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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:31
Gabrielle Zevin says her novel “The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry,” which features a cranky bookseller, is “the closest I’ll ever come to owning a bookstore.”






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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:30
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.






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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:26
Paperback books of particular interest.






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‘No Good Men Among the Living,’ by Anand Gopal

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:21
Through the lives of three Afghans, a journalist looks at American policy and the missed opportunities in the war in Afghanistan.






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‘The Wrong Enemy,’ by Carlotta Gall

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:21
An account of Pakistan’s role in the Afghanistan war, and an argument that the country’s intelligence service supports the Taliban.






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The Shortlist: ‘The Gardener of Versailles,’ by Alain Baraton, and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:20
New books by Alain Baraton, Ruth Kassinger, Carol Wall and Jeanne Nolan.






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‘Supreme Commander’ and ‘The Most Dangerous Man in America’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:16
Two reappraisals of Gen. Douglas MacArthur, from the fall of the Philippines to the occupation of Japan.






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‘The Crusades of Cesar Chavez,’ by Miriam Pawel

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:16
In this biography, the labor leader Cesar Chavez emerges as a visionary yet tragically flawed figure.






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‘The Brunist Day of Wrath,’ by Robert Coover

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:15
A sequel to Robert Coover’s 1966 novel of a small-town cult.






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‘It’s Complicated,’ by Danah Boyd

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:15
A report on teenagers’ online lives portrays them as neither passive consumers nor pliant sex objects.






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‘Praying Drunk,’ by Kyle Minor

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:14
Thirteen stories of physical and spiritual struggle.






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