Book Reviews

Bookends: How Do E-Books Change the Reading Experience?

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 12/31/2013 - 11:35
Mohsin Hamid and Anna Holmes discuss how technology affects our reading habits.
    





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ArtsBeat: Columbia Rare Book Library Gets the Kitchen Sink

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 12/31/2013 - 09:00
The archives of Kitchen Sink Press have been donated to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Columbia University.
    
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Two new Elmore Leonard stories published

USAToday Books - Sun, 12/29/2013 - 20:52
Plus, books are being used to treat depression.
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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 12/29/2013 - 01:03
Good reads to check out, including a diet book.
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'Dream Palace' opens a door into the famed Chelsea Hotel

USAToday Books - Sat, 12/28/2013 - 21:00
It's the place where Sid killed Nancy, and Arthur Miller took refuge after Marilyn.
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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 11:07
Authors of some of the Book Review’s Best Books of 2013 share their favorite reading experience from the year just ended.
    





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‘Just Babies: The Origins of Good and Evil,’ by Paul Bloom

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:51
The Yale psychologist Paul Bloom mines child-development research for insights into morality.
    





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‘The Ministry of Guidance Invites You to Not Stay,’ by Hooman Majd

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:51
An Iranian-American recounts his yearlong sojourn in Tehran.
    





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Sam Thompson’s ‘Communion Town’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:50
Sam Thompson’s first novel puts urban life under a microscope.
    





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‘The Stories of Frederick Busch’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:50
Frederick Busch’s plain-spoken stories culminate in often unsettling realizations.
    





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‘Jack London: An American Life,’ by Earle Labor

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:49
A biography of Jack London, whose fictional characters lived in a determined universe.
    





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‘Small Wars, Faraway Places,’ by Michael Burleigh

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:49
Michael Burleigh surveys many of the international wars and anticolonial insurgencies during two decades of the Cold War.
    





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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:48
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.
    





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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:48
Paperback books of particular interest.
    





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Open Book: The All-Inclusive List of Lists

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:47
The blog Largehearted Boy aggregates all variety of year-end books coverage.
    





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The Shortlist: ‘Duppy Conqueror,’ by Kwame Dawes, and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:47
New books by Mei-mei Berssenbrugge, Kwame Dawes, Stephen Burt and Averill Curdy.
    





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'Saving Mr. Banks' distorts facts about 'Mary Poppins' author

USAToday Books - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 06:32
Important facts about P.L. Travers were left out of the film.
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Classic short story quiz: John Cheever, Edgar Allan Poe and more

USAToday Books - Thu, 12/26/2013 - 23:55
Classic Short Story Quiz: John Cheever, Edgar Allan Poe and more
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Agatha Christie's poisons and other writers' fascinating lives

USAToday Books - Thu, 12/26/2013 - 22:28
Agatha Christie's poisons and other writers' fascinating lives
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From 'Sherlock' to Smaug: Benedict Cumberbatch's best book characters

USAToday Books - Thu, 12/26/2013 - 22:27
The actor has tackled a lot of film roles adapted from books.
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