Book Reviews

Jonathan Eig's 'The Birth of the Pill'

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 15:22
We know it simply as “the pill,” but as Jonathan Eig’s cultural history shows, its genesis was anything but simple.

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Billy Idol: As 'candid as possible' in memoir

USAToday Books - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 13:03

The '80s rocker has written a memoir and has a new album.

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J.K. Rowling keeps her fans guessing with anagram

USAToday Books - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 16:55

Harry Potter fans were in a frenzy trying to solve Rowling's riddle.

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ArtsBeat: Random House Makes a Big Bet on Emma Cline’s Debut Novel

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 13:01
Ms. Cline’s book, “The Girls,” which takes place in a hippie commune in 1969, set off a heated bidding war.

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ArtsBeat: Sinead O’Connor’s Memoir Promises Deep-Dish Dirt

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:44
The Irish singer said, “I look forward to dishing the sexual dirt on everyone I’ve ever slept with” in the book, coming in March 2016.

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Bookends: Is This a Golden Age for Women Essayists?

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:00
Cheryl Strayed and Benjamin Moser discuss the current generation of women essayists.

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Martin Amis’s ‘Zone of Interest’

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 14:14
Auschwitz serves as the backdrop to Martin Amis’s novel of intimacy and moral collapse.

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'Gone Girl' to be No. 1 on best-seller list

USAToday Books - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 13:39

Gillian Flynn's thriller will hit the top spot this week.

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Interview: Richard Castle, author of 'Raging Heat'

USAToday Books - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 13:37

HEA curator Joyce Lamb chats with Richard Castle about his latest release, Derrick Storm and Beckett.

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