Book Reviews

‘The Love Object,’ by Edna O’Brien

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 04:30
Edna O’Brien’s tales trace a nation gripped by tradition and change.







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Interview: Barbara Delinsky, author of 'Blueprints'

USAToday Books - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 00:19

HEA contributor Veronica Scott chats with Barbara Delinsky about her latest, Blueprints.

        
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ArtsBeat: Jack Livings Wins PEN Prize for Debut Fiction

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 06/08/2015 - 19:19
Mr. Livings won for “The Dog,” a collection of short stories set in China.







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Judd Apatow: By the Book

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 06/08/2015 - 11:08
The screenwriter, director and author of “Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy,” owns a lot of books. “I have actually convinced myself that buying books is the same as reading.”







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‘The Story of Alice: Lewis Carroll and the Secret History of Wonderland’

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 06/08/2015 - 09:45
A look at three very different lives: Lewis Carroll’s, Alice Liddell’s and that of the literary creation they both had a part in.







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‘The Meursault Investigation,’ by Kamel Daoud

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 06/08/2015 - 04:30
Daoud’s inventive novel looks at Albert Camus’s “The Stranger” with new eyes.







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‘The Architect’s Apprentice,’ by Elif Shafak

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 06/08/2015 - 04:30
An elephant trainer becomes an apprentice to the Ottoman Empire’s chief architect.







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‘The Sunken Cathedral,’ by Kate Walbert

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 06/08/2015 - 04:30
Threats, real and imagined, loom in the lives of restive New Yorkers.







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Interview: M.J. Kane; romance recs of Adrienne Thompson, Lori Wilde

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 23:24

HEA contributor Michelle Monkou recs reads by Adrienne Thompson and Lori Wilde, and chats with M.J. Kane.

        
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Melody Grace wraps up Beachwood Bay with 'Unforgettable'

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 23:03

Melody Grace reminisces as Unforgettable, the final (13th) book in her Beachwood Bay series, comes out this week.

        
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Sweet Romance Report: 5 in Melinda Curtis' TBR pile

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 23:03

HEA contributor Melinda Curtis recs sweet reads by Cynthia Thomason, Cheryl Harper, Shanna Hatfield and Constance Walker.

        
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ArtsBeat: Up for Auction: Lucian Freud’s Letters to a Poet

New York Times Book Reviews - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 15:03
As a teenager, Lucian Freud wrote colorful, affectionate letters to the poet Stephen Spender.







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Kozol writes of his dad's Alzheimer's

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 13:02

Jonathan Kozol's new book is called 'The Theft of Memory.'

       
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Book on Tokyo raid is right on target

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 11:56

Author James Scott describes heroics of Jimmy Doolittle's World War II raid.

       
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 09:42

Jimmy Fallon, Bill O'Reilly and Ali Wentworth have new books.

        
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Shakir Rashaan recaps season 2 premiere of 'Power'

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 20:00

HEA contributor Shakir Rashaan recaps the season two premiere of 'Power' on Starz.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 05:00

Spend your weekend with the latest great read from Stephen King.

        
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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: ‘Reagan: The Life’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/05/2015 - 18:13
Jeff Shesol talks about H. W. Brands’s new biography of Ronald Reagan, and Charlotte DeCroes Jacobs talks about her new biography of Jonas Salk.







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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/05/2015 - 10:29
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.







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10Best: Summer's best beach reads

USAToday Books - Fri, 06/05/2015 - 10:22

Pick up one of these new page-turners for a much-needed summer escape.

        
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