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A new novel by the celebrated travel writer Colin Thubron is an elegant, thought-provoking meditation on…
01.17 / 18:23
washingtonpost.com
Donald Trump might admittedly not be an avid reader, but he's certainly boosted book sales for one author: U.S. Rep. John…
01.17 / 15:27
tampabay.com
The host of "Watch What Happens Live!" has been pouring his heart out into his diaries, and he's revealing he might be ready for his own next…
01.17 / 13:03
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The National Book Critics Circle selected the finalists in six categories and announced three other prizewinners Tuesday, but managed to miss one of the biggest books of 2016. “The Underground Railroad" by Colson Whitehead has already won the National Book Award for fiction and been an Oprah p…
01.17 / 11:14
latimes.com
Michael Chabon’s “Moonglow,” Ann Patchett’s “Commonwealth” and Louise Erdrich’s “La Rose” are among the fiction finalists for the National Book Critics Circle awards for outstanding books of 2016. Wave Books of Seattle, a poetry press, published a finalist in the poetry category, “Olio” by Tyehimba Jess, and “Lab Girl,” a nonfiction finalist by Hope Jahren, has …
01.17 / 11:00
seattletimes.com
'Lucky Boy' is a novel about the tug-of-war over a Mexican…
01.15 / 21:28
usatoday.com
Veronica Roth's 'Carve the Mark' goes on sale Jan.…
01.15 / 21:26
usatoday.com
The author of 'Divergent' and 'Carve the Mark' will take fan…
01.15 / 21:24
usatoday.com
The Mid-Continent and Kansas City public libraries suggest these books about the civil rights movement for K-12 students. Elementary school “Seeds of Freedom: The Peaceful Integration of Huntsville, Alabama” by … Click to Continue »…
01.15 / 21:24
kansascity.com
"Fields of Battle: Pearl Harbor, The Rose Bowl, and the Boys Who Went to War" by Brian Curtis; Flatiron Press (320 pages, $29.99) --- When United States military officials said … Click to Continue…
01.15 / 21:23
miamiherald.com
J.K. Rowling is No. 1 for the year with 'Harry Potter and the Cursed…
01.15 / 21:22
usatoday.com
The publisher of Monica Crowley's "What the (Bleep) Just Happened?" said Tuesday it is halting sales of the book, pending the "opportunity" for the aide to President-elect Donald Trump to … Click to Continue…
01.15 / 21:22
kansascity.com
'THEY ALL SAW A CAT' BY BRENDAN WENZEL Chronicle, $16.99, ages 3 to 5 There's a little bit of Henri Rousseau's dreamy primitivism, a little bit of Eric Carle's bracing … Click to Continue…
01.15 / 21:21
miamiherald.com
“Idaho,” Emily Ruskovich’s orchestral debut novel, is one of those books easier to describe through elimination. It isn’t a murder mystery — though the senseless murder of a young girl … Click to Continue »…
01.15 / 21:20
kansascity.com
Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Jan. 8, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by Nielsen BookScan … Click to Continue…
01.15 / 21:19
miamiherald.com
Hadara Bar-Nadav, an associate professor of English at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, is no stranger to recognition. With an exquisite command of language and affinity for arresting detail and … Click to Continue…
01.15 / 21:18
kansascity.com
Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores: Nonfiction 1."The Princess Diarist," by Carrie Fisher (Blue Rider Press: $26) The actress revisits her "Star … Click to Continue…
01.15 / 21:17
miamiherald.com
Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores: Fiction 1."The Underground Railroad," by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday: $26.95) A slave escapes via the Underground Railroad. … Click to Continue…
01.15 / 21:15
miamiherald.com
Readings for the upcoming week including a “Writer’s Resist” event featuring Daniel James Brown and Jess Walter, and a look at an upcoming book on Seattle walks by David B. Willi…
01.15 / 21:13
seattletimes.com
“The Oxford Companion to Cheese” covers everything you could possibly want to know about cheese, from ancient and modern cheese making to the dizzying variety of cheeses tod…
01.15 / 21:11
seattletimes.com