Book Reviews

2013's best sellers, from Veronica Roth to J.K. Rowling

USAToday Books - Tue, 01/14/2014 - 23:47
Veronica Roth, Nicholas Sparks and J.K. Rowling (er, Robert Galbraith) sold a lot of books.
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Bookends: How Have Tools Like Google and YouTube Changed the Way You Work?

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 01/14/2014 - 10:02
Francine Prose and Rivka Galchen discuss how the Internet has changed the way they research and write.

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Check out an excerpt of Lemony Snicket's newest book

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/13/2014 - 21:00
Lemony Snicket's back!
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Excerpt: 'The Young World' by Chris Weitz

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/13/2014 - 20:49
It's the first in a trilogy from the director of 'Twilight: New Moon'
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Exclusive book trailer reveal: 'Dangerous' by Shannon Hale

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/13/2014 - 20:02
Princess Academy author Shannon Hale has a new YA coming on March 4, and HEA gets to give you a taste of what to expect from Dangerous.
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Recommended reads: 'Dark Wolf,' 'Fighting Kat,' 'Dark Bites'

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/13/2014 - 20:01
HEA contributor Jessie Potts recommends reads by Christine Feehan, PJ Schnyder and Sherrilyn Kenyon.
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‘Duty,’ a Memoir by Robert M. Gates

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 01/13/2014 - 15:01
In his memoir “Duty,” the former defense secretary Robert M. Gates provides revelations about major decisions made from late 2006 to 2011.

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Celebrating real-life princesses … and winning the lottery

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/13/2014 - 07:30
Authors Heather Long and Jennifer Beckstrand are talking real-life princesses and winning the lottery.
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'An Unexpected Blessing' of recommended romances

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/13/2014 - 07:03
Michelle recs reads by Unoma Nwankwor, Stacy-Deanne, K.M. Jackson and Ey Wade and chats with Phyllis Bourne and Farrah Rochon.
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Meltzer dives into kids' books with historical gusto

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/13/2014 - 01:26
Tomes about Amelia Earhart and Abraham Lincoln kick off series by the best-selling author.
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Alice McDermott, Donna Tartt among Critics Awards finalists

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/12/2014 - 20:13
Also in today's Book Buzz: A convicted murderer won a $10,000 debut novelist prize.
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Gabriel Sherman’s ‘Loudest Voice in the Room’

New York Times Book Reviews - Sun, 01/12/2014 - 18:00
Is Roger Ailes’s management of Fox News driven by ideology, the profit motive or just plain rage?

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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/12/2014 - 04:49
Watch for the sequel to 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children.'
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'Andrew's Brain' is a mysterious place to visit

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/12/2014 - 04:46
New novel is a departure for E.L. Doctorow.
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Cincinnati restaurant icon serves up autobiography

USAToday Books - Sat, 01/11/2014 - 07:19
Jeff Ruby writes about overcoming a rough childhood and near-death experiences.
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 01/11/2014 - 04:32
Spend your weekend with Oprah pick 'The Invention of Wings' by Sue Monk Kidd.
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Bookshelf: Friends in Fur

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/10/2014 - 11:43
New picture books about bears include “Cub’s Big World,” by Sarah L. Thomson.

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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/10/2014 - 11:25
Jack Higgins, whose novel “The Death Trade” is No. 11 on the hardcover fiction list, does much of his writing at a restaurant near his home in the Channel Islands.

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‘The Scent of Pine,’ by Lara Vapnyar

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/10/2014 - 11:22
Chasing love at a Soviet youth camp.

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‘The Light and the Dark,’ by Mikhail Shishkin

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 01/10/2014 - 11:22
In a postmodern Russian epistolary novel, two lovers are separated both by distance and by time.

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