Book Reviews

Children’s Books: Roz Chast’s ‘Around the Clock!’

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 09:00
A new picture book from the cartoonist Roz Chast supplies a laugh for every hour of the day.
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Romance Unlaced: Seeking shelter from the heat?

USAToday Books - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 23:16

HEA contributor Madeline Hunter shares a roundup of romances for readers who're looking for something sweet.

        
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ArtsBeat: Lorrie Moore Among Finalists for Story Prize

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 09:28
Ms. Moore, Francesca Marciano and Elizabeth McCracken will compete for the $20,000 prize.






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Bookends: Why Are We Obsessed With the Great American Novel?

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 09:00
Cheryl Strayed and Adam Kirsch try to get to the bottom of our long-running obsession with the Great American Novel.






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Interview: Tami Hoag, author of 'Cold Cold Heart'

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 23:18

Tami Hoag chats with us about her new release, the challenge of writing characters with brain injuries and her guilty pleasures on TV.

        
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‘China 1945,’ by Richard Bernstein

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 14:47
With the defeat of Japan, the United States hoped to prevent civil war in China.






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'The Girl on the Train' promises a wild ride

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 11:24

Paula Hawkins' debut thriller from England is being called the next 'Gone Girl.'

        
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Children’s Books

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Crime Columns

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Elizabeth Gilbert returning with 'Big Magic'

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 10:50

The author of 'Eat, Pray, Love' will help readers live creatively, without fear.

        
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Obsessed with J.D. Robb's In Death? Re-read some faves before No. 40 arrives

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/11/2015 - 23:28

Join three popular romance blogs for re-reads of some of J.D. Robb's favorite In Death books. Obsession in Death arrives Feb. 10.

        
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'Secret Wisdom of the Earth': A strong debut

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/11/2015 - 13:02

A coming-of-age saga set in coal-mining Kentucky.

        
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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: ‘America’s Bitter Pill’

New York Times Book Reviews - Sun, 01/11/2015 - 12:54
Steven Brill discusses his new book about health care in America, and Heidi Julavits talks about Rachel Cusk’s new novel, “Outline.”






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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/11/2015 - 05:02

A 10th anniversary of John Green's 'Looking for Alaska' is out on Jan. 13.

        
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'Her' is a thrilling, chilling tale of two women

USAToday Books - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 13:00

Thriller starts out with a missing child.

        
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‘Sailing the Forest: Selected Poems,’ by Robin Robertson

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 11:12
A career-spanning collection of poems from one of Scotland’s most intriguing literary voices.






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Robert Bausch’s ‘Far as the Eye Can See’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 11:12
A Civil War veteran finds violence and love along the Western frontier in Robert Bausch’s novel.






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Letters: Found in Translation

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 11:12
Readers respond to a recent review of Tolstoy’s “Anna Karenina” and more.






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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 11:12
Tess Gerritsen, whose “Die Again” is No. 5 on the hardcover fiction list, briefly assumed a new role last winter: organic farmer.






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