Book Reviews

‘Call Me Burroughs,’ by Barry Miles

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 11:27
In “Naked Lunch” and dozens of other works, William S. Burroughs laid down a vision that shaped ’60s youth culture.
    





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‘The Tastemaker,’ by Edward White

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 11:27
The many lives of the early-20th-century cultural impresario Carl Van Vechten.
    





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‘The Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 11:26
A collection of Derek Walcott’s poems offers work from the whole of his 65-year career.
    





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‘I Am Abraham,’ by Jerome Charyn

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 11:26
The 16th president surveys his life in Jerome Charyn’s novel.
    





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‘The Kennan Diaries,’ by George F. Kennan

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 11:25
George F. Kennan’s diaries display his estrangement from contemporary America.
    





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‘One More Thing,’ by B. J. Novak

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 11:25
B. J. Novak’s story collection covers Justin Bieber, Nelson Mandela and cereal box sweepstakes.
    





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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 11:24
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.
    





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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 11:23
Paperback books of particular interest.
    





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The Shortlist: Lynn Darling’s ‘Out of the Woods,’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 11:02
New books by Lynn Darling, Suzanne McMinn, Bryce Andrews and Evelyn I. Funda.
    





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We have a blizzard of hot new erotic romances

USAToday Books - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 07:29
Check out newer erotic romances, such as Flashes of Me by Cynthia Sax and Lunar Reunion by Shona Husk.
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Interview: Lynsay Sands, author of 'Vampire Most Wanted'

USAToday Books - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 07:16
Lynsay Sands chats with HEA about her latest Argeneau Vampires novel and the long-running series.
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'Frozen' books heat up USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list

USAToday Books - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 05:57
Plus, The Diary of Anne Frank is being destroyed in Tokyo.
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ArtsBeat: A Strange, Familiar Place in ‘Planetary Omnibus’

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 02/20/2014 - 17:37
“The Planetary Omnibus” reprints all 27 issues of the comic book by Warren Ellis and John Cassaday.
    





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‘Russians’ and ‘Words Will Break Cement’

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 02/20/2014 - 15:24
From the collapse of the Soviet Union to Pussy Riot, two journalists examine the paradoxes of modern Russia.
    





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‘HRC,’ by Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 02/20/2014 - 15:22
An admiring account of Hillary Clinton’s years at the State Department.
    





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Lorrie Moore’s ‘Bark’

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 02/20/2014 - 15:21
In Lorrie Moore’s first collection of stories in 16 years, her characters still use humor to deal with dread.
    





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Letters: ‘Inside a Pearl,’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 02/20/2014 - 15:08
Readers respond to a recent review of Edmund White’s “Inside a Pearl,” the love-themed issue of the Book Review and more.
    





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Alice Hoffman: By the Book

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 02/20/2014 - 10:15
The author of “The Museum of Extraordinary Things” found a copy of “The Catcher in the Rye” on her mother’s bookshelf. “I hadn’t known that a book could speak so directly to a reader.”
    





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Throwback Thursday: Shifters that shiver our timbers

USAToday Books - Thu, 02/20/2014 - 07:12
HEA contributor Jessie Potts digs into her stash to revisit her favorite shifter romances of the past.
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Open thread: What are you reading?

USAToday Books - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 20:13
What's the last book that moved you? Share with Whit and other readers.
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