Book Reviews

An appealing young heroine in 'Truth'

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/13/2015 - 13:00

Annie Barrows of 'Guernsey' fame is back with a new novel.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 06/13/2015 - 05:00

Spend your weekend reading 'Target Tokyo.'

        
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Author’s Note: Surveillance States

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 17:31
The author of “Reading Lolita in Tehran” on writing under the eye of a watchful government.







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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: ‘Stalin’s Daughter’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 17:09
Rosemary Sullivan discusses “Stalin’s Daughter,” Eugenia Cheng talks about “How to Bake Pi” and Judd Apatow on his reading habits.







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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 12:14
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.







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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 12:07
Judy Blume, whose adult novel “In the Unlikely Event” is No. 4 on the hardcover fiction list, had two million books in print in 1976, well before The Times had a children’s best-seller list.







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‘Léon Blum: Prime Minister, Socialist, Zionist,’ by Pierre Birnbaum

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 12:00
Léon Blum led France to reform in the Depression era.







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‘It Starts With Trouble,’ by Clark Davis

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 11:54
William Goyen’s work harks back to his East Texas roots.







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‘Move: Putting America’s Infrastructure Back in the Lead,’ by Rosabeth Moss Kanter

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 11:49
What it will take to fix America’s crumbling infrastructure.







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‘How to Bake Pi,’ by Eugenia Cheng

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 11:39
Recipes for tapping the logic and beauty of mathematics.







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Open Book: The Friendly, Heavy Skies

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 11:33
A new oversize book showcases advertisements for air travel in the postwar years.







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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 11:32
Paperback books of particular interest.







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‘The Dorito Effect,’ by Mark Schatzker

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 10:26
Food producers focus on factors such as yield, at the expense of flavor.







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The Shortlist: Literary Lives

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 10:24
New novels explore the lives of Virginia Woolf, George Sand and Emily Dickinson.







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‘Backlands,’ by Victoria Shorr

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 10:24
Led by a charismatic, one-eyed rebel and his lover, an outlaw gang roams the Brazilian badlands in the 1920s and ’30s.







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‘Stalin’s Daughter,’ by Rosemary Sullivan

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 10:23
Stalin’s daughter tried to escape his shadow by defecting to the United States.







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Exclusive cover reveal: 'Their Fractured Light' by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner

USAToday Books - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 09:39

Authors Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner tell us about the cover of Their Fractured Light, the final book in their USA TODAY bestselling Starbound trilogy.

        
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Exclusive cover reveal: 'A Daring Sacrifice' by Jody Hedlund

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/11/2015 - 23:04

HEA unveils the cover of historical YA 'A Daring Sacrifice' by Jody Hedlund.

        
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Love and Lust rec: 'I'll Stand by You' by Sharon Sala

USAToday Books - Thu, 06/11/2015 - 23:03

HEA contributor Becky Condit recs latest by Sharon Sala.

        
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