Book Reviews

Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 06:40
Seven new paperbacks to check out this week.
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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 06:40
Nine new books recommended by the editors of The New York Times Book Review this week.
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Open Book: Fall in Fear, Rise in Interest

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 06:00
A list of recommended reading about criminal justice.
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Bookends: Which Books Deserve a Sequel?

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 07/07/2016 - 23:00
Alice Gregory and Thomas Mallon on works that deserve follow-ups.
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Fiction: Deborah Shapiro Puts an Oedipal Spin on Female Intimacy in ‘The Sun in Your Eyes’

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 07/07/2016 - 00:00
A novel about female friendship examines those unresolved relationships we’re trying to outgrow.
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Comics: Marvel's new Iron Man is a black female teen

USAToday Books - Wed, 07/06/2016 - 19:25

Comic-book writer Bendis talks about creating Riri Williams, the new Iron Man.

        
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With paper dolls, you can dress up Trump, Clinton, Sanders

USAToday Books - Wed, 07/06/2016 - 16:41

The campaign collections are among new books on the presidential candidates.

       
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10Best: Our editors' fave summer beach reads

USAToday Books - Wed, 07/06/2016 - 11:36

These books will help distract you from the fact that you're slowly melting.

        
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New book explores experiments that redefine college

USAToday Books - Wed, 07/06/2016 - 11:21

The dynamic has changed for young adults.

        
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Sales surge for Elie Wiesel's memoir 'Night'

USAToday Books - Wed, 07/06/2016 - 10:12

After his death, the Nobel Laureate's Holocaust book climbs USA TODAY's best-seller list.

       
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Dogs know best in 'Jonathan Unleashed'

USAToday Books - Tue, 07/05/2016 - 11:31

Meg Rosoff's novel is about a young man in New York and his brother's canines.

       
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New bio is critical of Bush (43) presidency

USAToday Books - Tue, 07/05/2016 - 07:01

'Bush' does not hold back disdain for many of the president's decisions.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 07/03/2016 - 05:03

Look for a new Dr. Seuss, plus an anniversary reissue of 'Valley of the Dolls.'

        
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Author, Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel dies at 87

USAToday Books - Sat, 07/02/2016 - 19:56

The 'Night' author leaves behind a legacy of Holocaust education and remembrance.

        
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'Seinfeldia' celebrates a comedy classic

USAToday Books - Sat, 07/02/2016 - 13:04

A new book explains why Jerry and the gang keep bringing the funny.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 07/02/2016 - 05:03

Spend your weekend reading 'Into the Lion's Mouth,' about the spy who inspired 007.

        
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Elizabeth Gilbert splits from man she met at end of 'Eat Pray Love'

USAToday Books - Fri, 07/01/2016 - 16:26

It's 'Eat Pray... Separate' for Elizabeth Gilbert and husband of 12 years.

        
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Gay Talese's 'Voyeur's Motel' is a real turnoff

USAToday Books - Fri, 07/01/2016 - 11:22

Controversy surrounds the book, but author and publisher say they stand by it.

       
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Inside The New York Times Book Review Podcast: Inside The New York Times Book Review: ‘Hogs Wild’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 07/01/2016 - 11:12
Ian Frazier talks about his new essay collection, “Hogs Wild”; and Barry Friedman on two new books about law enforcement.
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Nonfiction: In America’s Long History of Slavery, New England Shares the Guilt

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 07/01/2016 - 11:00
A history examines the deep roots of slavery in 17th-century New England.
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