Book Reviews

The Shortlist: Sarah Bird’s ‘Above the East China Sea,’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 09:17
New books by Sarah Bird, Jennifer Vanderbes and Kate Mosse.






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‘Becoming Freud,’ by Adam Phillips

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 09:16
In this brief biography, Adam Phillips focuses on the discovery of the unconscious.






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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 09:16
Liane Moriarty, whose “Big Little Lies” is No. 1 on the hardcover fiction list, realized something while reading “Fifty Shades of Grey”: “I couldn’t write a sexy spanking scene to save my life.”






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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 09:16
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.






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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 09:15
Paperback books of particular interest.






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‘The Thing With Feathers’ and ‘The Homing Instinct’

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 13:57
Two scientists’ studies of migrating birds shed light on their intelligence and ability to love.






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Darragh McKeon’s ‘All That Is Solid Melts Into Air’

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 13:56
Darragh McKeon’s novel of the Chernobyl disaster captures the inner workings of a crumbling Soviet Union.






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