Book Reviews

Fiction: Peter Handke’s Time-Traveling Tale of a Europe in Flux

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/30/2016 - 04:45
Memory and reality face off in Peter Handke’s “The Moravian Night,” a writer’s tale of a changing Europe.
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9 New Books We Recommend This Week

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 15:53
Suggested reading by editors at The New York Times.
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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 15:53
Seven new paperbacks to check out this week.
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Campus provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos just got a huge book deal

USAToday Books - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 13:34

Is Simon & Schuster normalizing hate or supporting free speech?

        
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Campus provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos just got a huge book deal

USAToday Books - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 13:34

Is Simon & Schuster normalizing hate or supporting free speech?

        
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The Book Review Podcast: How Octopuses Are Like Aliens

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 11:09
Peter Godfrey-Smith discusses “Other Minds,” and Jeff Howe talks about “Whiplash: How to Survive Our Faster Future.”
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Open Book: What You’ll Be Reading in 2017

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 10:22
Looking ahead to new books from George Saunders, Mohsin Hamid, Jesmyn Ward and more.
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Letters to the Editor

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 09:56
Readers respond to recent reviews of “JFK and the Masculine Mystique,” “Egyptomania” and more.
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Nonfiction: For Better or Worse: New Books Forecast the Next Technologies

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 09:27
What do futurists see on the horizon? In “The Signals Are Talking,” Amy Webb argues that tomorrow’s trends will come from today’s fringe. In “Whiplash,” Joi Ito and Jeff Howe outline specific categories of change.
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Nonfiction: Multimediated Lives: An Erudite Tour of Digital Culture

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 09:27
In “The Four-Dimensional Human,” the young British critic Laurence Scott ponders the ways technology is changing individuals and cultures.
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By the Book: Bernard-Henri Lévy: By the Book

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 06:00
The author of “The Genius of Judaism” believes the current political situation in the United States is best illuminated by Philip Roth’s “The Plot Against America.”
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O'Reilly, Grisham, Rowling lead holiday book sales

USAToday Books - Wed, 12/28/2016 - 10:21

'Killing the Rising Sun' was the No. 1 book for Christmas.

        
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O'Reilly, Grisham, Rowling lead holiday book sales

USAToday Books - Wed, 12/28/2016 - 10:21

'Killing the Rising Sun' was the No. 1 book for Christmas.

        
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Help Desk: And a Thinner New Year: Five New Books About Food and Diets

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 12/28/2016 - 04:00
Time to avoid cheese, avoid sugar, trick your brain into making you feel less hungry, and learn to love yourself instead of dieting.
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Carrie Fisher's second life as a writer

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/27/2016 - 14:34

The actress wrote best-selling novels and memoirs.

        
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Carrie Fisher's second life as a writer

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/27/2016 - 14:34

The actress wrote best-selling novels and memoirs.

        
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Carrie Fisher had a gift for memorable lines

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/27/2016 - 13:31

The author and actress was famed for a biting humor often focused on herself.

        
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Carrie Fisher had a gift for memorable lines

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/27/2016 - 13:31

The author and actress was famed for a biting humor often focused on herself.

        
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10 mildly pretentious commandments from ‘beauty bible’ ‘Goop Clean Beauty’

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/27/2016 - 11:18

Okay, some are pretentious-ish.

        
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10 mildly pretentious commandments from ‘beauty bible’ ‘Goop Clean Beauty’

USAToday Books - Tue, 12/27/2016 - 11:18

Okay, some are pretentious-ish.

        
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