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Enjoy a romance before holiday madness starts

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 14:00

What better time than now to sit back with a new romance and relax a bit?

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Carly Simon reveals more secrets on camera

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 12:37

Carly Simon dishes with USA TODAY's Jocelyn McClurg.

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Carly Simon spills on who's so vain

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 09:57

In her new memoir, the singer remembers her big hits and the men in her life.

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Ta-Nehisi Coates, Adam Johnson win National Book Awards

Wed, 11/18/2015 - 21:35

The National Book Awards honor fiction, non-fiction, poetry and children's books.

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Readers say 'Yes' to Shonda Rhimes, Bush bio

Wed, 11/18/2015 - 11:11

'Year of Yes' and 'Destiny and Power' hit USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list.

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Burt Reynolds dishes in memoir: 'I was pretty wild'

Wed, 11/18/2015 - 07:06

The star reflects on the women and acting roles in his life in his new book.

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Irving's latest is intriguing 'Mysteries'

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 12:00

The protagonist of 'Avenue of Mysteries' is himself a novelist.

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Bestselling authors Sylvia Day, Meredith Wild to headline cruise

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 06:20

The romance novelists will sail on Princess Cruises' Royal Princess.

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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 05:04

Look for new books from Burt Reynolds, Timbaland, Janet Evanovich and David Baldacci.

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Albom's 'Magic Strings' hits right notes

Sat, 11/14/2015 - 13:01

'The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto' is the story of an Elvis-like rock star.

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Why the latest coloring-book craze can be good for you

Sat, 11/14/2015 - 07:01

Pick up a pencil and a coloring book and boost your well-being

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 11/14/2015 - 05:01

Spend your weekend reading 'Destiny and Power' by Jon Meacham.

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'Winter' is in the air for hot new romances

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 14:02

Winter is in the air for romance readers as Happy Ever After's contributors rec some books for holiday reading (and one paranormal romance by Richelle Mead).

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Kevin Powell writes a searing yet uplifting memoir

Thu, 11/12/2015 - 14:33

The one-time star of 'The Real World' writes of his education as a black man.

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New book on Michael Jackson is a thriller

Thu, 11/12/2015 - 12:26

Jackson's musical genius is focus of Steve Knopper's new book about the pop superstar.

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Stacy Schiff's 'The Witches' is an intoxicating brew of history

Thu, 11/12/2015 - 12:25

Historian Stacy Schiff examines the infamous Salem witch trials.

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New paperbacks: 'Not That Kind of Girl,' 'Lila'

Thu, 11/12/2015 - 12:24

New paperbacks include titles by Lena Dunham, Brooke Shields and Neil Gaiman.

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Juicy new Sinatra bio timed to centennial

Wed, 11/11/2015 - 12:18

James Kaplan's 'Sinatra: The Chairman' is the second volume of an ambitious biography.

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'Wimpy Kid' tops books list; Leah Remini lands at No. 4

Wed, 11/11/2015 - 11:31

Jeff Kinney travels the world; Leah Remini makes media rounds promoting 'Troublemaker.'

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Gwyneth Paltrow to launch publishing line

Tue, 11/10/2015 - 20:07

It shall obviously be called 'goop.o'

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