Book Reviews

Time to de-stress! Find out what these authors do

USAToday Books - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 00:09

Kathleen Eagle, Andrea Laurence and Abby Green share ways they relax and de-stress.

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ArtsBeat: A Promotion for Lydia Davis in French Order of Arts and Letters

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 16:50
The writer and translator Lydia Davis, already a chevalier in the French Order of Arts and Letters, is being named an officer in the order.

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'FIOS,' 'Gone Girl' top 2014 USA TODAY best sellers

USAToday Books - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 16:10

Movie tie-ins, books for kids dominated USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list.

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'Still Alice' moves up list; Franzen booked

USAToday Books - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 15:19

The movie helps the novel about Alzheimer's charge up USA TODAY's best-seller list.

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By the Book: Alan Gilbert: By the Book

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 14:15
The conductor and music director of The New York Philharmonic says that after his cameo appearance on “30 Rock,” he read Tina Fey’s “Bossypants”: “It is brilliant, insightful and spot on in its crazy observations about life.”

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Top 100 USA TODAY best sellers of 2014

USAToday Books - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 13:11

John Green's 'The Fault in Our Stars' is No. 1 for the year.

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ArtsBeat: New David Mitchell Novel Coming in October

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 13:08
His seventh novel, “Slade House,” will be published Oct. 27 by Random House.

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Children’s Books: Roz Chast’s ‘Around the Clock!’

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 10:00
A new picture book from the cartoonist Roz Chast supplies a laugh for every hour of the day.
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Romance Unlaced: Seeking shelter from the heat?

USAToday Books - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 00:16

HEA contributor Madeline Hunter shares a roundup of romances for readers who're looking for something sweet.

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ArtsBeat: Lorrie Moore Among Finalists for Story Prize

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:28
Ms. Moore, Francesca Marciano and Elizabeth McCracken will compete for the $20,000 prize.

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Bookends: Why Are We Obsessed With the Great American Novel?

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:00
Cheryl Strayed and Adam Kirsch try to get to the bottom of our long-running obsession with the Great American Novel.

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Interview: Tami Hoag, author of 'Cold Cold Heart'

USAToday Books - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 00:18

Tami Hoag chats with us about her new release, the challenge of writing characters with brain injuries and her guilty pleasures on TV.

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‘China 1945,’ by Richard Bernstein

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 15:47
With the defeat of Japan, the United States hoped to prevent civil war in China.

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'The Girl on the Train' promises a wild ride

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 12:24

Paula Hawkins' debut thriller from England is being called the next 'Gone Girl.'

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Children’s Books

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 12:02

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Crime Columns

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 12:02

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Elizabeth Gilbert returning with 'Big Magic'

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 11:50

The author of 'Eat, Pray, Love' will help readers live creatively, without fear.

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Obsessed with J.D. Robb's In Death? Re-read some faves before No. 40 arrives

USAToday Books - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 00:28

Join three popular romance blogs for re-reads of some of J.D. Robb's favorite In Death books. Obsession in Death arrives Feb. 10.

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'Secret Wisdom of the Earth': A strong debut

USAToday Books - Sun, 01/11/2015 - 14:02

A coming-of-age saga set in coal-mining Kentucky.

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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: ‘America’s Bitter Pill’

New York Times Book Reviews - Sun, 01/11/2015 - 13:54
Steven Brill discusses his new book about health care in America, and Heidi Julavits talks about Rachel Cusk’s new novel, “Outline.”

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