Book Reviews

Children’s Books: ‘My Name Is Truth,’ ‘Chasing Freedom’ and ‘The Case for Loving’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:12
These works of biography and historical fiction immerse young readers in the 19th- and 20th-century struggles for equal rights.






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Mo Yan’s ‘Frog’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:12
The novelist and Nobel laureate Mo Yan depicts the horrors of China’s one-child policy.






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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:12
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.






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‘The Door,’ by Magda Szabo

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:12
First published in 1987, Magda Szabo’s novel follows the relationship between two very different women in Communist Hungary.






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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:12
Paperback books of particular interest.






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Open Book: Translating in Tongues

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:11
Len Rix, who translated Magda Szabo’s novel “The Door,” decided to pick up Hungarian at the age of 47.






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The Shortlist: New Books by Emma Hooper, Quan Barry and Dimitry Elias Léger

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:11
New books by Emma Hooper, Quan Barry and Dimitry Elias Léger.






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Children’s Books: ‘Stella by Starlight’ and ‘Moonpenny Island’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:11
For two young girls — in the Jim Crow South and on an island in Lake Erie — the world changes suddenly and irrevocably.






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‘Love and Lies,’ by Clancy Martin

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:11
Clancy Martin fuses personal memoir and philosophy in this study of deceit, especially in romantic relationships.






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‘Right of Boom,’ by Benjamin E. Schwartz

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:11
How would the government respond to a nuclear terrorist attack? A national security specialist considers the options.






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Dee Davis on Scandal's love triangles and crazy-as-all-get-out plot cards

USAToday Books - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 06:01

HEA contributor Dee Davis deconstructs last night's Scandal.

        
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Must-read inspy romances: 'Dubiosity,' 'Falling for Texas,' 'At Home in Last Chance'

USAToday Books - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 00:18

HEA contributor Serena Chase recs reads by Christy Barritt, Jill Lynn and Cathleen Armstrong.

        
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Tracy March on fantasy dates

USAToday Books - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 00:06

Tracy March, author of The Marriage Match, asks: What would you do if you had to go on someone else's fantasy date?

        
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Exclusive cover reveal: 'Dearest Rogue' by Elizabeth Hoyt

USAToday Books - Fri, 02/06/2015 - 00:05

HEA unveils the cover for Elizabeth Hoyt's May Maiden Lane release, Dearest Rogue, along with some behind-the-scenes photo shoot pics.

        
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Publisher: Harper Lee is 'happy as hell' about new book

USAToday Books - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:24

'Mockingbird' author says in new statement she's 'happy as hell' about new book reaction.

        
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Children’s Books: Bookshelf: Love

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 12:53
New books include “Love Always Everywhere” and “There’s This Thing.”






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Nathan Lane gets headlining role at BookExpo

USAToday Books - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 11:37

The star will promote his children's book, about a stylish French bulldog.

        
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Read an exclusive Jackie Collins excerpt

USAToday Books - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 09:01

'The Santangelos,' the new Lucky Santangelo book, is due in June.

        
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By the Book: Anne Tyler: By the Book

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:03
The author, most recently, of “A Spool of Blue Thread” says reading her own books “always feels like lying awake in a bedroom I’ve painted myself; the mistakes are so noticeable and so upsetting.”






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Must-read romances: 'Invaded' and 'Soulprint'

USAToday Books - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 00:20

HEA contributor Jessie Potts recs reads by Melissa Landers and Megan Miranda.

        
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