Book Reviews

Parents use book to explain boy's brave fight for life

USAToday Books - Sun, 11/01/2015 - 18:55

'Jackpants' written by his father, Montana Deputy Attorney General Jon Bennion.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 11/01/2015 - 05:05

For kids, a new 'Wimpy Kid' book; for grownups, Stephen King and Michael Connelly.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 10/31/2015 - 04:02

Spend your weekend reading 'My Life on the Road' by Gloria Steinem.

        
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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: Michael Connelly’s ‘The Crossing’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 18:17
Mr. Connelly talks about his latest crime novel, and Joseph Kanon discusses a new biography of John le Carré and a memoir by Frederick Forsyth.









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Check out new romances that are scary good

USAToday Books - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 13:00

Don't miss these hot new romances recommended by Happy Ever After's contributors.

        
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Crime: Michael Connelly’s ‘The Crossing,’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:25
In Connelly’s new novel, Harry Bosch takes on a private investigation for his half brother, Mickey Haller.









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‘Eternity’s Sunrise: The Imaginative World of William Blake,’ by Leo Damrosch

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:25
Evoking the poet who went from innocence to experience to the prophetic.









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‘After the Parade,’ by Lori Ostlund

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:25
In a debut novel, a man leaves his much older partner to strike out on his own.









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‘London Fog: The Biography,’ by Christine L. Corton

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:25
London’s fabled fog was stoked by economic opportunism and political neglect.









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‘The Other Paris,’ by Luc Sante

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:25
Luc Sante celebrates the outcast, criminal and bohemian in Paris.









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‘Wilkie Collins,’ by Peter Ackroyd

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:25
Wilkie Collins made his name with dark, crime-tinged tales.









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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:24
Marie Lu, whose novel “The Rose Society” is No. 4 on the young adult hardcover list, thought as a child that “books were just spat out of factories somewhere.”









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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:24
Paperback books of particular interest.









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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:24
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.









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Open Book: Scary Stuff

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:24
Several editors at the Book Review name their favorite scary book.









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The Shortlist: Killer Recipes

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 10/30/2015 - 10:24
New books include “Cocktail Noir: From Gangsters and Gin Joints to Gumshoes and Gimlets” and “A Is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie.”









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Hitch a ride on Patti Smith’s 'M Train'

USAToday Books - Thu, 10/29/2015 - 15:23

The rock star and author of 'Just Kids' is back with a new memoir.

        
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Letters: There and Here

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 10/29/2015 - 15:06
Readers respond to recent reviews of Richard McGuire’s “Here,” Ted Merwin’s “Pastrami on Rye” and more.









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Children’s Books: Capping It Off

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 10/29/2015 - 12:38
A late-arriving sequel to the classic “Caps for Sale” reunites a peddler and some mischievous monkeys.









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Surprise! 'Harry Potter' play tickets are really, really hard to get

USAToday Books - Thu, 10/29/2015 - 07:52

Trying to get tickets for this play is worse than the Cruciatus Curse.

        
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