Book Reviews

New crime fiction includes Pelecanos

USAToday Books - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 08:01

Strong mysteries in this roundup include 'The Martini Shot' and 'The Marauders.'

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 06:02

A new book about Prince Charles arrives on Feb. 17.

        
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Anne Tyler unspools a stellar family tale

USAToday Books - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 14:00

'A Spool of Blue Thread' is her 20th novel.

        
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Check out Goodreads' top 100 romance novels of all time

USAToday Books - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 06:00

HEA shares the top 10 most-read romances of all time according to Goodreads as well as the top 10 most-read this decade.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 06:00

Spend your weekend laughing along with 'Funny Girl' by Nick Hornby.

        
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Exclusive cover reveal: 'Hallowed' by Tonya Hurley

USAToday Books - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:06

HEA unveils the cover of Hallowed by Tonya Hurley.

        
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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: The War on Drugs

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 13:55
Seth Mnookin discusses Johann Hari’s “Chasing the Scream,” and Ben Yagoda talks about “The B Side.”






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‘Once Upon a Revolution,’ by Thanassis Cambanis

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:50
A journalist investigates the Tahrir Square revolution and the reasons for its disappointing aftermath.
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‘A Spool of Blue Thread,’ by Anne Tyler

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:49
The characters in Anne Tyler’s novel, four generations of them, are drawn to a commodious house in suburban Baltimore.
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Open Book: Flipping Through Film School

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:23
Matt Zoller Seitz described his new book about Wes Anderson’s “Grand Budapest Hotel” as “film school in book form.”
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The Shortlist: Roger Rosenblatt’s ‘Book of Love’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:23
New books by Roger Rosenblatt, Eve Pell and Tim Dowling.
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‘Bonita Avenue,’ by Peter Buwalda

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:23
Lies and madness slowly tear a family apart in this first novel.
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‘The Jaguar’s Children,’ by John Vaillant

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:23
Abandoned by their smugglers, a group of Mexican immigrants are left trapped and clinging to life in John Vaillant’s novel.
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Kelly Link’s ‘Get in Trouble’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:23
The stories in this collection are not realistic, but neither are they fantasy; they focus on the small stuff of life.
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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:23
Nick Hornby, whose novel “Funny Girl” enters the hardcover fiction list at No. 9, has lately embraced Hollywood in a big way.
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Greg Baxter’s ‘Munich Airport’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:23
Far from home, an American father and son contend with the incomprehensible death of a loved one.
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‘A Bad Character,’ by Deepti Kapoor

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:23
A Delhi woman embraces desire, social and erotic.
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‘The Patient Will See You Now,’ by Eric Topol

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:23
Smartphones will empower patients to take charge of their health care, a cardiologist argues.
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‘Chasing the Scream,’ by Johann Hari

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:05
Johann Hari surveys the devastation wrought by the decades-long war on drugs.
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