The Best Books of 2018: "Indianapolis"

Indianapolis is among our top 3 books of 2018. We spoke with the authors about why the survivors of the torpedoed ship revealed troubling moments that had never been spoken of before, and why it's important that the full story of the disaster has been finally told.

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The Best Books of the Year: Art & Photography

If beauty is in the eye of the beholder, how could anyone expect to put together a list of the "best" art and photography books? We gave it a shot, anyway.

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2018 National Book Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to the National Book Award winners. 

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Why We Can’t Help but Love the Characters We Wish We Hated

The author of Evergreen Tidings from the Baumgartners explains our unique affection for characters who "leave a trail of chaos wherever they go."

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The Best History Books of 2018

One of my favorite lists we choose is the list for the Best History Books of the Year. 

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The Best Kids' Book of 2018: "The Season of Styx Malone"

The author of our editors' pick for our favorite children's book of 2018 talks about writing her middle grade novel, The Season of Styx Malone.

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Stan Lee (1922-2018)

Comics visionary Stan Lee dies at age 95, a legend for co-creating some of Marvel's most enduring superheroes.

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Tuesday Night Dinner with Christopher Kimball

Milk Street's Christopher Kimball shares a favorite recipe from his latest cookbook: Milk Street: Tuesday Nights, one of our picks for the best cookbooks of 2018.

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The Best Books of 2018: Tara Westover on "Educated"

Tara Westover's Educated—a stirring chronicle of her path from a survivalist upbringing to Cambridge University—is our top pick for the best books of 2018. Here's our interview with Westover, originally published on February 20, 2018.

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Amazon's Best Books of November

A fantastical and frightening work of speculative fiction, a taut and timely story from Stephen King, a raucous ride through Beastie Boys history, and more.

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Best Books of the Month: Biographies & Memoirs

The Amazon Books Editors' selections for the best new biographies include: an amiable book by a widely respected, amiable rock star (who almost certainly wouldn't call himself a rock star); the life and tragic death of an iconoclastic war correspondent; a rowdy love letter from the Beastie Boys to their fans; and the struggles of an Antarctic adventurer following in the footsteps of that continent’s most famous explorer.

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Michelle Obama's New Memoir Is Oprah's Latest Book Club Pick

Oprah enthusiastically selects former First Lady Michelle Obama's memoir Becoming as her latest Oprah's Book Club pick. Becoming goes on sale Tuesday, November 13.

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Announcing the Best Books of 2018

We reveal our favorites in over twelve categories from biographies, to literary fiction, to romance and sci-fi (and everything in between).

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Weekend Reading

Halloween might be in the rear-view mirror, but judging by our choices in reading this weekend, the Amazon Books editors aren't quite ready to move on.

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Books We Are Talking About

See what we are talking about in this bookiest time of the year.

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