Weekend reading

Why not spend some of the long weekend with a good book?

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20 popular mystery series returning this fall

Series offer readers the opportunity to revisit beloved characters and locations. Here are 20 of the most popular mystery and thriller series publishing this fall.

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Get inspired: books for gardeners and flower lovers

Learn how to create gorgeous gardens, wearable flower art, and more in these new books.

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Best biographies and memoirs of 2020 so far

An incredible crop of memoirs and biographies that educate, inspire, entertain, and might just make you think about the world differently. 

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David Baldacci's 2020 summer reads

A great list of book recommendations from a master of the thriller. 

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Amazon's best books of July

It's difficult enough narrowing the number of best books of the month selections to just ten, and occasionally there comes a month when it's impossible. These are the months we especially love.

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Best mysteries and thrillers of 2020 so far

2020 has been a long, strange year so far, but a good year when it comes to mysteries and thrillers. It's hard to pick favorites, but here are a few of ours. 

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Summer reading: nonfiction

A list of nonfiction standouts, and some hidden gems, to keep you enlightened and entertained during the warm months.

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Talia Hibbert's 2020 summer reads

The best-selling author of sexy, diverse romances is also a certified bookworm, especially in the summer: "Funny reads suit me best this time of year. Especially if they’re hot, too!"

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Val Kilmer's 2020 summer reads

See which books iconic actor Val Kilmer recommends, and what he thinks is the perfect setting for a summer read. 

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Best science fiction and fantasy of 2020 so far

The Amazon Books editors name nine of our favorite new sci-fi and fantasy reads of the year, featuring heroism from unlikely heroes, opening one’s eyes to the magic in the world, finding family, and surviving rampaging Sasquatches.

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Jason Reynolds’ and Ibram X. Kendi’s 2020 summer reads

Two best-selling, award-winning authors put their heads together to produce essential reading for young readers.

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8 new romances perfect for summer reading

From romantic comedies to heartfelt romances, these eight love stories are perfect partners for summer reading on the porch, in the park, or in your favorite lawn chair.

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Weekend reading

The Amazon Books editors are spending the second weekend of the summer with a wide variety of reads, from Morgan Jerkins' investigation of her family's roots to a beautiful resource on flowers.

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Talking to Megha Majumdar about her novel "A Burning"

We talk to the author about her debut, one of the must-reads of the summer.

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