Book Reviews

A new collection for Pat Conroy fans

USAToday Books - Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:12

'A Lowcountry Heart' collects non-fiction writings by the late author.

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Fiction: Isabel Wilkerson Reviews Yaa Gyasi’s ‘Homegoing’

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 06/06/2016 - 04:30
This hypnotic debut novel contemplates the consequences of human trafficking on both sides of the Atlantic.
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Roundup: Cooking: Gwyneth Paltrow’s ‘It’s All Easy,’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Sun, 06/05/2016 - 14:22
Interest in vegetable cookery continues strong, with foreign flavors from Norway, Korea and Italy adding spice.
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McMillan misses groove with 'I Almost Forgot About You'

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/05/2016 - 13:01

Terry McMillan's latest novel is about a woman revisiting her old loves.

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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 06/05/2016 - 05:02

Look for new books by Brad Meltzer, Jazz Jennings and Barbara Taylor Bradford.

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Time for teens to tune in to these summer reads

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/04/2016 - 14:46

Rick Yancey wraps up '5th Wave' series, and a girl wonders if Kurt Cobain was her dad.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/04/2016 - 05:05

Spend your weekend reading 'Marlene.'

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Check out some hot summer romance reads

USAToday Books - Fri, 06/03/2016 - 14:04

As summertime approaches, what better way to get in the mood than with a hot new romance?

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How to Send Us a Voice Memo About Your Favorite Summer Book

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/03/2016 - 12:27
Here’s a quick step-by-step guide to sending us your story. We may use it in a future episode of our podcast, Inside the New York Times Book Review.
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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/03/2016 - 11:19
Stephanie Danler, whose foodie novel, “Sweetbitter,” is No. 14 on the hardcover fiction list, prefers restaurants “where I can feel the staff a little bit, they have a little bit of a personality.”
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Inside The New York Times Book Review Podcast: Inside The New York Times Book Review: ‘Before the Fall’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/03/2016 - 11:19
Noah Hawley talks about “Before the Fall”; Andrew Solomon discusses “Far and Away”; and Marjorie Ingall on the season’s new Y.A. novels.
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Justin Cronin, Rick Yancey end their series on high note

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/02/2016 - 14:29

'The Last Star' and 'The City of Mirrors' are USA TODAY best sellers.

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Khaleesi vs. Finnick: Emilia and Sam answer who would win the Hunger Games

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/02/2016 - 13:07

We asked the stars of 'Me Before You' about fiction's ultimate face-off.

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'Helping Children Succeed': Little things can transform kids' learning

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/02/2016 - 12:47

A new book by journalist Paul Tough revisits several ideas he introduced in 2012, with a more practical approach.

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A 'Valiant' look at Revolutionary War heroes and traitors

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/02/2016 - 10:39

Acclaimed historian Nathaniel Philbrick is back with 'Valiant Ambition.'

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New paperbacks from John Irving, Judd Apatow, Paula McLain

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/02/2016 - 10:34

Paperback releases include 'Avenue of Mysteries' and 'A Lucky Life Interrupted.'

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The Harry Potter kids are all grown up in images from 'Cursed Child'

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/02/2016 - 09:27

19 years later, Harry Potter still has his magic. 

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Coloring books are a hot fad, e-book sales decline: Nielsen report

USAToday Books - Wed, 06/01/2016 - 16:35

A new Nielsen study charts book sales from 2015.

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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 06/01/2016 - 14:03
Seven new paperbacks to check out this week.
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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 06/01/2016 - 14:03
Nine new books recommended by the editors of The New York Times Book Review this week.
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