Women in History: Two Slightly Different Kinds of Historical Novels

Historical fiction is great reading. Here we talk about two slightly different types of historical fiction, both featuring women as the main characters.

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The Starting Eleven: The Rogues and Revolutionaries Who Built an Empire

Joshua Robinson and Jonathan Clegg—authors of  The Club: How the English Premier League Became the Wildest, Richest, Most Disruptive Force in Sports—present 11 of the movers and shakers who raised the English soccer from the ashes of hooliganism, tragedy, and malfunctioning toilets.

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

The story of one woman's struggle to keep her American dream alive, and the latest page-turning thriller from the author of Descent...

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A Decade of Award-Winning Black Writers

A list of black writers who have won major awards in North America and the UK. 

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Amazon Book Review Podcast: Celebrity Biographies That Are Actually Good, Marie Kondo, and an Interview with Jeff Tweedy

Stars! Episode VIII (Eight) is a veritable galaxy of them.

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Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of January: 5 Top Picks

Hate to start a series until you're sure the author will keep writing it? Take heart, because January is chock-full of amazing sequels to heart-stopping book ones.

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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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