Book Reviews

Where have all the good romance heroes gone?

USAToday Books - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 21:05
HEA contributor Lea Franczak shares four of her favorite good-guy romance heroes.
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Book buzz: J.K. Rowling writes history of Quidditch

USAToday Books - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 20:35
Twitter Fiction Festival continues through Sunday
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Letters: Why Pick on M.F.A. Programs?

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 16:24
Readers respond to recent remarks about M.F.A. creative writing programs, a review of Joachim Fest’s “Not I” and more.

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Open Book: Fifty-Five Years of Reading Roth

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 16:24
A look at the Book Review’s assessments of Philip Roth’s work over the decades.

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Bookshelf: Pets

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 16:03
New picture books include Megan McDonald’s “Shoe Dog” and Jenny Offill’s “Sparky!”

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Library of America’s Bernard Malamud Collections

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 15:56
The first two volumes of the Library of America’s three-volume collection of Bernard Malamud’s work include 36 stories, six of which Malamud himself never saw in print, and five novels.

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Author's Note: Operators Are Standing By

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 15:55
Have you ever wished for a new literary form, impervious to the ins and outs of critical fashion and the latest manifesto? Meet the LitMode 100.

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Helen Oyeyemi: By the Book

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 09:15
The author of “Mr. Fox” and “Boy, Snow, Bird” considers Dumas’s d’Artagnan a literary hero: “If there’s going to be a fray, I can’t help but approve of someone who enters it headlong.”

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Book buzz: 'Glee's Jane Lynch writes anti-bullying book

USAToday Books - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 07:30
Oprah Winfrey to publish 'What I Know.'
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Sci-Fi Encounters: The buzz about sci-fi and fantasy romance

USAToday Books - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 07:13
HEA contributor Veronica Scott chats with Mary Robinette Kowal and recommends some interesting-looking sci-fi/fantasy romances.
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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie wins fiction prize

USAToday Books - Thu, 03/13/2014 - 03:01
The Nigerian author won the National Book Critics Circle prize for 'Americanah.'
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'Lord of the Flies' and a dream inspired 'Resurrection'

USAToday Books - Wed, 03/12/2014 - 21:48
Discover the inspirations behind 'The Returned'
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Romance Unlaced: The buzz about historical romance

USAToday Books - Wed, 03/12/2014 - 07:29
HEA contributor and best-selling author Madeline Hunter chats with Jo Beverley and takes to the high seas with some pirate romances.
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Watch #TwitterFiction Festival 2014 live

USAToday Books - Wed, 03/12/2014 - 05:57
Watch a live stream of the 2014 #TwitterFiction festival
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A night of storytelling as Twitter Festival begins

USAToday Books - Wed, 03/12/2014 - 05:50
Stories told 140 characters at a time.
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Author John Green finds no fault in 'Stars' adaptation

USAToday Books - Tue, 03/11/2014 - 23:43
"I loved it. It's a wonderfully faithful adaptation," the author says.
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Mary Jo Putney on indie audio books: The new, new thing

USAToday Books - Tue, 03/11/2014 - 20:28
Best-selling author Mary Jo Putney shares her experience of producing her audio books through Amazon's ACX platform.
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Book buzz: Live tweets from Twitter Fiction Festival

USAToday Books - Tue, 03/11/2014 - 20:02
Live tweeting tonight from Twitter Fiction Festival
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Walter Kirn’s ‘Blood Will Out’

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 03/11/2014 - 15:13
Walter Kirn, who was duped by an impostor known as Clark Rockefeller, examines their complicated relationship.

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Bookends: Is It Harder to Write About Happiness Than Its Opposite?

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 03/11/2014 - 09:30
Leslie Jamison and Adam Kirsch discuss the old saw that says “happiness writes white.”

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