Book Reviews

Oprah Winfrey serves up a yummy cookbook

USAToday Books - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 05:05

It's called 'Food, Health and Happiness.'

        
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Fiction: No Shrinking Violets: A Short Story Collection From Roxane Gay

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 04:00
Troubled, troublesome narrators star in “Difficult Women,” a collection of stories by Roxane Gay.
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Douglas Preston's 'Lost City' is a real find

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/02/2017 - 12:02

'The Lost City of the Monkey God' charts an expedition deep in the Honduran jungle.

        
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Douglas Preston's 'Lost City' is a real find

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/02/2017 - 12:02

'The Lost City of the Monkey God' charts an expedition deep in the Honduran jungle.

        
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Nonfiction: What Not to Eat: ‘The Case Against Sugar’

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 01/02/2017 - 04:00
Gary Taubes’s “The Case Against Sugar” sugarcoats nothing. The stuff kills.
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/01/2017 - 05:02

Oprah Winfrey serves up a cookbook.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/01/2017 - 05:02

Oprah Winfrey serves up a cookbook.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 12/31/2016 - 05:02

Spend your weekend reading 'Books for Living.'

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 12/31/2016 - 05:02

Spend your weekend reading 'Books for Living.'

        
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The Story Behind This Week’s Best Sellers

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/30/2016 - 07:30
John Grisham, whose “The Whistler” is No. 1 on the hardcover fiction list, says: “I still pull for the underdog. I still like the little guy.”
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The Shortlist: Families in Fiction

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/30/2016 - 06:43
Four new novels introduce readers to the multigenerational struggles of fictional families.
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Critic’s Take: A Few Questions for Poetry

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/30/2016 - 06:04
What does poetry do for us and why is it worth supporting?
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Nonfiction: Gathering Storm: A History of the Complicated U.S.-China Relationship Since 1776

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/30/2016 - 05:50
In “The Beautiful Country and the Middle Kingdom,” John Pomfret presents a sweeping portrait of America’s 250-year relationship with China.
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Nonfiction: Empathy Is Good, Right? A New Book Says We’re Better Off Without It

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/30/2016 - 05:35
In “Against Empathy,” Paul Bloom argues that we shouldn’t feel so much.
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Nonfiction: A Celebration of American Innovation, From the Erie Canal to Jazz to the MRI

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/30/2016 - 05:00
Kevin Baker looks at our country’s tradition of innovation in “America the Ingenious.”
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Fiction: Peter Handke’s Time-Traveling Tale of a Europe in Flux

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/30/2016 - 04:45
Memory and reality face off in Peter Handke’s “The Moravian Night,” a writer’s tale of a changing Europe.
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9 New Books We Recommend This Week

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 15:53
Suggested reading by editors at The New York Times.
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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 15:53
Seven new paperbacks to check out this week.
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Campus provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos just got a huge book deal

USAToday Books - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 13:34

Is Simon & Schuster normalizing hate or supporting free speech?

        
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Campus provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos just got a huge book deal

USAToday Books - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 13:34

Is Simon & Schuster normalizing hate or supporting free speech?

        
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