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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 08/06/2016 - 05:02

Spend your weekend reading the new Dave Eggers' novel.

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Book Buzz: Readers are truly mad for Moriarty's latest novel

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 16:46

Here’s a look at what’s new on USA TODAY’s Best-Selling Books list…

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Winnie-the-Pooh and pals rehabbed and returned to NY Public Library

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 12:37

He and his little pals were looking a little worse for wear, but not anymore.

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'Harry Potter' script soars to top of USA TODAY best sellers list

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 11:53

It's not a novel but it's still 'Harry Potter' and it's got J.K. Rowling's name on it.

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Read an excerpt from Natalie C. Anderson's 'City of Saints & Thieves'

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 11:21

Author pulled from her time in Africa for the new murder mystery.

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Reviewed: Oprah's Book Club pick 'Underground Railroad'

Tue, 08/02/2016 - 18:01

'Railroad' is one of the finest novels ever written about our country’s original sin.

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Oprah's Book Club is back with 'Underground Railroad'

Tue, 08/02/2016 - 08:55

Colson Whitehead's slavery story is Oprah's latest literary selection.

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Review: Time is catching up in 'Bright, Precious Days'

Tue, 08/02/2016 - 05:00

Replete with all the trappings privileged New Yorkers would receive with self-satisfied smirks, it’s all book parties, gallery openings, tasting menus, prime real estate and summers in the Hamptons.

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Review: ‘Cursed Child’ script-book is almost ‘Harry Potter’ enough

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 16:13

Fans who can’t see J.K. Rowling’s new Potter play will get a lot out of the published script. But not everything.

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J.K. Rowling on new book: 'Harry is done now'

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 09:11

J.K. Rowling surprised fans with a new book to really end the Harry Potter series 9 years after the last book was released

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'Dark Matter' delves into fate, family and alternate realities

Sun, 07/31/2016 - 13:00

Black Crouch's latest is a technobabbly but wholly intriguing read.

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Biggest twists and turns in ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’

Sun, 07/31/2016 - 12:33

Spoilers, but we need to discuss this crazy stuff.

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Good news, beach readers: Fiction may make you smarter, more empathetic

Sun, 07/31/2016 - 08:32

A good title is like "the mind's flight simulator," researcher says.

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Why it’s hard to get excited for ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’

Sat, 07/30/2016 - 10:21

If nostalgia is what we want from our pop culture, why don’t we love this more?

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 07/30/2016 - 05:01

Spend your weekend reading 'Some Enchanted Evenings.'

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As HRC accepts nomination, what would HGB think?

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 16:25

When Monica Lewinsky affair broke, Helen Gurley Brown suggested that Hillary’s decision to “stand by her man” came from a place of strength, not weakness.

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Book Buzz: Poetry makes its mark on the list

Wed, 07/27/2016 - 20:18

 Here’s a look at what’s new on USA TODAY’s Best-Selling Books list…

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At peace: Terry McMillan on love, loss and reinvention

Wed, 07/27/2016 - 18:35

Her latest book, 'I Almost Forgot About You,' is one of her most intimate.

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J.M. Coetzee, Elizabeth Strout on Man Booker Prize list

Wed, 07/27/2016 - 08:33

Could Strout be the first U.S. writer to claim the prestigious award from the Brits?

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New Harry Potter book breaks presale records

Tue, 07/26/2016 - 12:55

"Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" is expected to be the best-selling book of the year, according to Barnes & Noble. Video provided by Newsy

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