Authors to take with you on a desert island

You could take just their books, but eventually you're going to want to talk to someone.

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The best biographies and memoirs of April

Inspiring, maddening, saddening, and comedic true stories await readers in the best biographies and memoirs publishing this month. 

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Audio books for everyone

Sit back, relax, and listen to a story...

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Amazon's best books of April: Today's releases

The fascinating story of a family with twelve children, six of them with schizophrenia; an emotional debut about three extraordinary women navigating life in the post-Civil War South; a quirky horror novel; the first adult fantasy from the author of the Divergent series, and more.

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If you loved "The Silent Patient", check out these thrillers

For readers who loved The Silent Patient, a list of novels that put the 'psycho' in psychological thriller.

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On the podcast: we recommend recent books + a conversation with Goodreads

The editors recommend some recently published and some upcoming books; plus Amazon editorial gets together with Goodreads for a chat. 

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For the love of siblings: to celebrate National Siblings Day, here are some of our favorite literary brothers and sisters

7 novels where sibling dynamics are on full display. 

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Talking to author Emily Beyda about her debut thriller "The Body Double"

In Beyda's debut thriller, a young woman is recruited to act as a body double for a famous actress.

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Classics with happy endings, for readers needing a little levity right now

Spoiler alert: All's well that ends well in these handful of classics, and that's the kind of story I'm craving right now. Maybe you are too.

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Weekend reading

We're escaping to other worlds this weekend through stories about a journey in and out of hell's library, a soul-searching exploration of identity in India, the theater scene in 1940s New York, and more.

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"More Myself" - A conversation with Alicia Keys

I'm happy to report that her memoir is as real as her music.

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7 armchair travel books to make you glad to be at home

For those mourning canceled vacations, these true-life adventures with venomous snakes, capsizing boats, frostbite, and dangerous locals might convince you that home is actually not so bad a place to be.

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Here is the 2020 International Booker Prize Shortlist


Celebrating a single work of fiction translated into English and published in the UK or Ireland (all of which, are conveniently available in the US).

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6 books to lure teens away from TikTok

For those of us with a TikTok/YouTube/video game obsessed teen at home, here are some books that just might capture their attention.

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Organizing your bookshelves? This is how 8 authors do it

Bestselling authors like Lily King, Dean Koontz, Elizabeth Gilbert, Brit Bennett, Veronica Roth, and others share how they organize their beloved books.

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