Book Reviews

Kirk Douglas: Lessons from a legend

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:49

Nearly 98, the actor reflects on love, movies, politics and technology.

        
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Marcus Samuelsson shares his home recipes

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:25

USA TODAY Travel's Ashley Day sits down with Harlem icon chef Marcus Samuelsson for a sneak peek at the recipes from his new book, 'Marcus Off Duty'. See what destinations inspired the dishes.

        
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‘Stalin,’ by Stephen Kotkin

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:25
The first volume of a new biography argues that Stalin had social as well as organizational skills.






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Bookends: Which Writer’s Letters Are Most Worth Reading?

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 10:43
Dana Stevens on Emily Dickinson’s letters to “Master,” and Francine Prose on Kafka’s letters to Felice.






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J.K. Rowling to publish new book, on Harvard speech

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 08:58

J.K. Rowling's 2008 Harvard speech was so inspiring, it's being published as new book.

        
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100 Notable Books of 2014

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 04:00
The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.






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Interview: Sarah Grimm, author of 'Midnight Heat'

USAToday Books - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 23:18

HEA contributor Lea Franczak chats with Sarah Grimm about Midnight Heat, the latest in her Black Phoenix series.

        
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ArtsBeat: P.J. Harvey to Release a Book of Poetry

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 11:49
“The Hollow of the Hand,” with photographs by Seamus Murphy, is based on travels to Kosovo, Afghanistan and elsewhere.






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Publisher says novelist Kent Haruf dies at age 71

USAToday Books - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 00:46

Haruf, the author of Plainsong and Eventide, had been battling cancer.

        
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Must-read romances: 'I Belong to You,' 'Until You Find Me,' 'All for You'

USAToday Books - Sun, 11/30/2014 - 23:16

HEA contributor Michelle Monkou recs reads by Lisa Renee Jones, Jessica Scott, Amber Hart, Cassie Mae and Anthony Lamarr.

        
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Slow burn to scorching: Why we love contemporaries

USAToday Books - Sun, 11/30/2014 - 23:05

Authors Kara Braden, Megan Mulry, Kristen Proby, Michele Summers, Catherine Bybee and Kathleen Brooks discuss contemporary romances.

        
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Mark Strand, prize-winning poet, dies at 80

USAToday Books - Sun, 11/30/2014 - 13:26

His work was translated into more than 30 languages.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 11/30/2014 - 05:02

Tom Clancy returns in a novel written by Mark Greaney.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 11/29/2014 - 05:04

Spend your weekend being inspired by Louis Zamperini's new book.

        
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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: ‘Putin’s Kleptocracy’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 18:01
Karen Dawisha discusses “Putin’s Kleptocracy,” and Stephen Kotkin talks about his new biography of Stalin.






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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 13:19
In “There Was a Little Girl,” No. 11 on the hardcover nonfiction list, Brooke Shields writes frankly and tenderly about her mother.






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Love and Lust recs: 'Connections' and 'Protector of the Alpha'

USAToday Books - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 23:18

HEA contributor Becky Condit recs reads by K.C. Wells and Parker Williams.

        
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Tiffany Reisz: Are sex and religion strange bedfellows? Maybe not

USAToday Books - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 23:05

Tiffany Reisz explores the notion of sex and religion in romances.

        
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ArtsBeat: Remembering P. D. James: Times Reviews

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 14:52
A collection of Times reviews and features on the work of P. D. James.






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