USAToday Books

Syndicate content
USATODAY - Books Top Stories
Updated: 10 min 54 sec ago

Annie Proulx's epic 'Barkskins' has urgent message

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 11:22

Dazzling new novel about the environment spans centuries and hundreds of pages.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Photographer Diane Arbus in sharp focus in new bio

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 10:09

A new biography by Arthur Lubow joins a major retrospective at the Met.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

In this portrait of TM, 'Utopia' hard to find

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 09:36

'Greetings From Utopia Park' is a memoir of life with the yogi.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 06/12/2016 - 05:04

Look for new books by Bobby Brown, Brad Thor, Tig Notaro and Elin Hilderbrand.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 06/11/2016 - 05:02

Spend your weekend reading 'End of Watch' by Stephen King.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Cool off this weekend with a romance read

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 09:10

Check out what romances Happy Ever After's contributors have recommended recently.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Hiker traverses Keystone XL path, isn't shot

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 06:47

Ken Ilgunas found himself in “No Trespassing” country and lived to write about it.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Andy Cohen, now a publisher, has a new book, too

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 10:52

The talk-show host now has his own publishing imprint.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

As a chef, is Freddie Prinze Jr. all that?

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 07:22

The actor moves from the '90s big screen heartthrob to cookbook author.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

In 'Grunt,' Mary Roach embeds us in the horror of war

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 13:10

An engrossing if "gross-out" examination of the nitty-gritty of battle.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Noah Hawley's 'Before the Fall' is a best seller

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 11:18

The thriller about a small-plane crash lands at No. 4 on USA TODAY's list.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

'Me Before You' is No. 1 for fourth straight week

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 11:10

The movie adaptation is propelling sales of Jojo Moyes' romance.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Stephen King's gripping trilogy comes to an 'End'

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 10:32

'End of Watch' brings detective series to a top-notch close.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Everything we know about the 'Harry Potter' play so far (spoiler-free!)

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 08:38

'Cursed Child' has begun previews in London.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Photos: Harry Potter returns in 'Cursed Child' play

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 08:05

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Exclusive: Tips from 'Bachelorette' Desiree Hartsock for your wedding on a budget

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 08:32

The former reality TV star wrote a book full of advice for your big day.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

J.K. Rowling slams the 'bunch of racists' who are against a black Hermione

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 17:10

Rowling repeated her enthusiasm of black actor Noma Dumezweni's casting.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Jazz Jennings talks 'Life as a (Transgender) Teen'

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 15:28

The 15-year-old's book hits shelves Tuesday, one day before her show's Season 2 premiere.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

A new collection for Pat Conroy fans

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:12

'A Lowcountry Heart' collects non-fiction writings by the late author.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

McMillan misses groove with 'I Almost Forgot About You'

Sun, 06/05/2016 - 13:01

Terry McMillan's latest novel is about a woman revisiting her old loves.

        
Categories: Book Reviews