Book Reviews

'Little Failure' succeeds as entertaining memoir

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/26/2014 - 01:07
Gary Shteyngart revisits his life and work.
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/26/2014 - 00:54
Anna Quindlen's new novel is 'Still Life with Bread Crumbs.'
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Get warm fast this weekend with a new erotic romance

USAToday Books - Sat, 01/25/2014 - 07:34
Check out newer erotic romances, including Beautiful Mistake by Nancy Corrigan and The Good Switch by Karen Mercury.
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Check out a chilly week's worth of hot romances

USAToday Books - Sat, 01/25/2014 - 07:08
OK, so most of us are freezing our booties off. But we have a solution! Warm up with a hot new romance this weekend.
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Check out a chilly week's worth of hot romances

USAToday Books - Sat, 01/25/2014 - 07:08
OK, so most of us are freezing our booties off. But we have a solution! Warm up with a hot new romance this weekend.
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 01/25/2014 - 01:49
Spend your weekend with Robert Louis Stevenson and his bride, Fanny Osbourne.
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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 12:35
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.
    





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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 12:30
Paperback books of particular interest.
    





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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:43
Gabriel Sherman, whose unauthorized biography of Roger Ailes is No. 9 on the hardcover nonfiction list, tried hard to secure his subject’s participation.
    





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The Shortlist: Yuval Levin’s ‘Great Debate,’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:42
New books by Yuval Levin, Joe Scarborough, Fred Siegel and P. J. O’Rourke.
    





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‘The Kept,’ by James Scott

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:09
A drama of revenge plays out in wintry upstate New York.
    





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‘Things I’ve Learned From Dying’ and ‘The Death Class’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:09
In the courtroom and the classroom, two authors explore the complicated nature of death.
    





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‘1914,’ by Jean Echenoz

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:08
Jean Echenoz’s novel follows five soldiers in the Great War.
    





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‘Firefly,’ by Janette Jenkins

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:08
Janette Jenkins imagines Noël Coward’s last years.
    





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‘Why I Read,’ by Wendy Lesser

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:07
Wendy Lesser on the delights of a lifetime with books.
    





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Chris Abani’s ‘Secret History of Las Vegas’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:07
Conjoined twins, a spate of murders and the legacy of South African apartheid all factor into Chris Abani’s Las Vegas thriller.
    





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‘The Ghost of the Mary Celeste,’ by Valerie Martin

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:06
Valerie Martin’s novel explores the enduring enigma of a 19th-century ship found floating in the Atlantic without captain or crew.
    





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‘The Invention of Wings,’ by Sue Monk Kidd

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:06
Two women, white and black, strive for freedom in Sue Monk Kidd’s novel.
    





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‘The Visionist,’ by Rachel Urquhart

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:05
In this novel, a girl left with the Shakers begins to see angels.
    





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Author's Note: Writer of a Certain Age

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/24/2014 - 11:04
The author remembers when looks started to matter in publishing.
    





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