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Hot books for summer: New Rowling, King, Trump bio

Tue, 05/31/2016 - 10:30

A "new" Harry Potter tale, plus Chris Colfer, Liane Moriarty, Terry McMillan and more.

       
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A dark descent into mental illness in 'Imagine Me Gone'

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 13:03

Adam Haslett's novel is the story of a troubled family.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 05/29/2016 - 05:04

Look for new books by Neil Gaiman, Emma Straub and Alan Furst.

        
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Marlene Dietrich stars in a new novel

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 13:22

'Marlene' by C.W. Gortner is a fictional look at the German film star.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 05:03

Spend your weekend reading 'The Fireman' by Joe Hill.

        
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Dad Rock podcast: Author rolls with the Stones

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 13:09

Patrick Foster and Jim Lenahan talk music on 'Dad Rock,' a podcast from USA TODAY

        
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New history of U.S. Postal Service delivers

Thu, 05/26/2016 - 11:56

'Neither Snow Nor Rain' looks at mail delivery from the 1700s to the present day.

        
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A new 'Life' for writer Steve Hamilton

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:31

With 'The Second Life of Nick Mason,' Hamilton scores a USA TODAY best seller.

        
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Joe Hill burns up the list with 'The Fireman'

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:14

The son of Stephen King lands at No. 9 on USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list.

        
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Kendall and Kylie Jenner will publish second novel, with two co-authors

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 16:31

It takes four to write a novel about twins.

        
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Chat live with author Justin Cronin

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 15:24

The live video chat happens here on May 23 at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 05:13

Rick Yancey and Justin Cronin are concluding their dystopian trilogies.

        
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Joe Hill's imagination stokes 'The Fireman'

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 13:03

In this sci-fi/horror tale, a spore makes its victims burst into flame.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 05/21/2016 - 05:00

Spend your weekend reading 'Zero K' by Don DeLillo.

        
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Agatha Christie hits USA TODAY's list

Thu, 05/19/2016 - 14:25

'And Then There Were None' is No. 12; plus an early look at some big fall books.

        
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Mukherjee follows cancer best seller with 'The Gene'

Thu, 05/19/2016 - 11:23

Siddhartha Mukherjee publishes follow-up to 'The Emperor of All Maladies.'

        
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J.K. Rowling defends Trump's right to be as bigoted as he wants

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 09:52

She preaches the openness and acceptance that 'Harry Potter' once taught us.

        
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Most dramatic bombshells from 'Bachelorette' Andi Dorfman's book 'It's Not Okay'

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 07:17

And not in that 'most dramatic season finale ever' kind of way.

        
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Father knows best? Not always when it's the 'First Dad'

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 06:44

Joshua Kendall's 'First Dads' assesses presidential parenting skills.

        
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Maria Semple calls her new novel a 'fun romp'

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 11:01

The author of 'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' is releasing a new book this fall.

        
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