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A secret is at the heart of 'The Mothers'

Sat, 10/29/2016 - 12:00

Brit Bennett's wise debut novel is set in a black community in California.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 10/29/2016 - 08:32

Spend your weekend reading 'Truevine' by Beth Macy.

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What's behind Robert Langdon's enduring appeal?

Fri, 10/28/2016 - 05:43

Dan Brown's modern multimedia hero is in action again in 'Inferno'

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Michael Connelly's new thriller takes Harry Bosch back to Vietnam

Thu, 10/27/2016 - 19:41

Connelly's riveting new thriller, "The Wrong Side of Goodbye," hinges on detective's past.

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From 'Fixer Upper' to a USA TODAY best seller

Thu, 10/27/2016 - 16:33

Chip and Joanna Gaines land high on our best-seller list with 'Magnolia Story.'

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Live chat with best-selling author Jodi Picoult

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 12:32

Missed the live chat with Jodi Picoult? See the recording here.

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Booker Prize goes to U.S. author for first time

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 06:10

Paul Beatty has won the Man Booker Prize for fiction with "The Sellout," a stinging satire of race and class in the United States. (Oct. 26)

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American wins Man Booker Prize for Fiction

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 06:00

Winner of the prestigious literary award is an American author

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Grisham shows strengths, flaws In 'The Whistler'

Tue, 10/25/2016 - 10:32

A corrupt judge and a Native American casino are central to the plot this time.

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New book captures 'Heart' of Pat Conroy's writing

Mon, 10/24/2016 - 16:42

The popular writer, who died earlier this year, leaves behind a new collection.

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Ship that saved 7 in 'Perfect Storm' to be sunk off N.J.

Mon, 10/24/2016 - 12:55

The Tamaroa overcame gale-force winds, 40-foot waves in 1993, a rescue effort immortalized in the book and film 'The Perfect Storm.'

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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 10/23/2016 - 04:03

Look for new books from John Grisham, Pat Conroy and Dana Perino.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 10/22/2016 - 04:03

Spend your weekend reading 'The Wangs vs. the World.'

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Patterson takes on sordid Jeffrey Epstein case in 'Filthy Rich'

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 16:28

Non-fiction book by popular novelist looks at a sordid true tale.

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Book buzz: Films continue to foster book sales

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 16:25

'The Girl on the Train' and other book-to-film titles stay strong

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Exclusive excerpt: 'Rogue One' book sets up new 'Star Wars' movie

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 04:35

Get to know Jyn Erso, father Galen and Orson Krennic before the movie debuts in December.

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Short but sweet e-book prequels are grabbing readers

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 15:43

Authors like John Grisham, Jodi Picoult and Jeffery Deaver are signing on.

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'Truevine': How black brothers became sideshow attraction

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 04:02

Beth Macy's poignant book 'Truevine' tells true story from the Jim Crow South.

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You'll fall for Jojo Moyes' romantic 'Paris for One'

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 10:03

The author of 'Me Before You' has a new story collection.

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Bob Minzesheimer, former USA TODAY book critic, dies

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 20:00

Book writer "strikingly unpretentious for a person with considerable power,” friend says.

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