Weekend Reading

In this edition: The hunt for the "deadliest animal in history"; a favorite science fiction author turns her pen to a "mystery within a mystery within a fantasy"; a deeply affecting story of loss, grief, and family; and a criminal mastermind who ran a drug cartel from the comfort of his laptop computer.

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The 10 Longest Sales Streaks at No. 1 in Amazon History

Of all books, these literary titans were the top sellers on Amazon across all formats for the most consecutive days.

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Celebrity Picks: Michael Lewis's Favorite Reads of 2018

What did best-selling author Michael Lewis read and love in 2018?

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The Poet Mary Oliver has Passed Away at 83

“When it's over, I want to say: all my life I was a bride married to amazement."

-- Mary Oliver, New and Selected Poems, Volume One

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Celebrity Picks: Christopher Paolini's Favorite Reads of 2018

This author of dragons has at least one classic science fiction novel on his list of favorites from the year.

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5 Reader-Favorite Graphic Novels Now in Prime Reading

These five graphic novels new to Prime Reading are just the tip of the reading iceberg for members of Prime, Kindle Unlimited, or comiXology Unlimited.

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Cookbooks for Adventurous Eaters

Time to break out of a culinary rut?  Here's six cookbooks to help you get there.

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Celebrity Picks: Quad Webb's Favorite Reads of 2018

Quad Webb recommends a list of books to lead you down the path to success.

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of 2018

If you're looking for something to ward off the chilly weather (or to add another layer of chill), here are some of our favorite mysteries and thrillers from the past year. 

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Amazon's Best Books of January: Today's Releases

A biography of one of history’s most famous contrarians, and a moving novel that deftly marries the personal and the political...

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Best Books of the Month: Nonfiction

This month: A 20th anniversary celebration of The Sopranos and everyone's favorite waste management consultant; a master of the dark arts of hacking; an epic guitar war; privacy in the age of convenience; and grammar!

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Celebrity Picks: Lee Child's Favorite Reads of 2018

Spoiler alert: Lee Child recommends a couple thrillers in his list of favorite 2018 reads. 

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New Year, New Authors: 4 Fantasy Writers Recommend New Authors You Shouldn't Miss

If discovering fresh new voices gives you a special thrill, Brandon Sanderson, Faith Hunter, Zen Cho, and S.A. Chakraborty have recommendations for you.

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Celebrity Picks: Gina Homolka's Favorite Reads of 2018

The Skinnytaste author has inspired millions with her healthy cookbooks. What books have inspired her? 

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Weekend Reading

The woman behind the monster, an homage to favorite places, a Tinseltown tale, Neil Gailman gets your creative juices flowing, and more.

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