Book Reviews

Bookends: Can a Book Ever Change a Reader’s Life for the Worse?

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 09:00
Leslie Jamison and Francine Prose debate whether reading a book can be bad for you.
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Henry Kissinger talks new book, Islamic State

USAToday Books - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 08:16

The former secretary of State has some advice on how the U.S. should respond to militants.

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Two Americans make the Man Booker shortlist

USAToday Books - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 07:30

Authors Joshua Ferris and Karen Joy Fowler are a step closer to the prestigious prize.

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Keith Richards keeps it all in the family for kids' book

USAToday Books - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 06:37

The Rolling Stones guitarist teams up with his daughter for the children's book 'Gus & Me.'

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Interview: Melissa de la Cruz, author of 'Vampires of Manhattan'

USAToday Books - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 23:12

HEA contributor Jessie Potts chats with Melissa de la Cruz about her new New Blue Bloods Coven book, Vampires of Manhattan.

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Exclusive excerpt: 'The Hook Up' by Kristen Callihan

USAToday Books - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 23:02

HEA is thrilled to share an excerpt from 'The Hook Up,' Kristen Callihan's new New Adult release.

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ArtsBeat: New Margaret Atwood Work Coming in … 2114?

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:52
As the first contributor to the Future Library project, Margaret Atwood is writing a work that won’t appear until 2114.

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‘Eichmann Before Jerusalem,’ by Bettina Stangneth

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:30
In his years in Argentina, Adolf Eichmann remained a convinced Nazi, proud of his wartime achievements.

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The Teacher Wars' probes history of controversy

USAToday Books - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:07

Journalist's book examines the history of teaching and current controversies.

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Rowling pushes against Scottish independence

USAToday Books - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 10:58

The author got into heated debates on Twitter.

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Fascinating women who went undercover in the Civil War

USAToday Books - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 13:00

Four unforgettable women and the parts they played.

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Authors tackle football's dark and bright sides

USAToday Books - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:00

One author asks, 'Is it immoral to watch a sport that causes brain injuries?'

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Kick off the season with these football books

USAToday Books - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:00

A roundup of writings about the "national sport," from high school to the pros

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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 05:00

'The Children Act,' the new book by Ian McEwan, goes on sale Sept. 9.

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'Off the Leash': And they call it puppy love

USAToday Books - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 13:37

Matthew Gilbert's book has been optioned by NBC.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 05:00

Jan Karon brings back the whole Mitford gang in 'Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good.'

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Joan Rivers' books soar up Amazon best seller lists

USAToday Books - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 15:24

Her titles have climbed Amazon's charts since the news of her death broke Thursday.

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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: ‘Eichmann Before Jerusalem’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 13:57
This week’s Book Review Podcast.

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ArtsBeat: George R. R. Martin to Appear at 92nd St Y

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:02
George Martin, author of the “Song of Ice and Fire” series, will be promoting his new book at the 92nd St. Y.

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