Austin Kleon's "Keep Going" - Staying Creative in the Modern World

Austin Kleon might be one of the most optimistic and motivating people on earth.

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The Best Nonfiction of April

In this month's picks for the best true tales: We catch up with the "comma queen" and her adventures in everything Greek; a gripping, decades-old cold case investigation; a thrilling look back at the Apollo Moon landings; a deep dive into our inherent biases; and a last collection from a beloved scientist and storyteller.

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International Thriller Awards Finalists Announced

The International Thriller Writers have chosen their favorites. Here are the finalists. 

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The Amazon Book Review Podcast: An Interview with George R.R. Martin

The creator of A Song of Ice and Fire talked to us about his new graphic novel ( Starport), his rapidly expanding share-universe series ( Wild Cards), his decades-long writing career, and more. 

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2019 Pulitzer Prize Winners

Here are the books that now carry the distinction of being a Pulitzer Prize winner in fiction, biography, poetry, and more.

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E L James Battles Expectations and Exploitation with “The Mister”

Fifty Shades author E L James talks with us about her hopes about launching a brand-new romantic couple into the world with her just-released novel, The Mister.

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Angie Kim on "Miracle Creek"

This unusual whodunit is "a deep dive into the lives of immigrant families and of parents of children with special needs and illnesses, both groups isolated and exhausted by the sacrifices they’ve had to make, desperate for connection."

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Sonia Purnell on "A Woman of No Importance"

Learn more about the extraordinary woman who "showed an astonished male establishment—on both sides of the Atlantic—just what women could do in warfare."

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Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of April: 5 Top Picks

Five new science fiction and fantasy novels will have you ignoring the April flowers and glued to the page.

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The Best Cookbooks of April

A sampling of some of our new favorites in food writing and cookbooks this month.

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Weekend Reading

From fairytales to nonfiction, from Los Angeles to Nantucket, here are the books we are reading this weekend.

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The Man Booker International Prize Shortlist

Judges selected the final six from a list of 108 books written across 25 languages.

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The 2019 RITA Award Finalists for Romance Writing

The Romance Writers of America recently announced the finalists for the 2019 RITA Awards... and we call out some great authors that they missed.

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The Best Biographies and Memoirs of April

What do you do when a friend hands you a book by a celebrated psychotherapist called Maybe You Should Talk to Someone and exclaims, "This is a book for you!”? You read it, obviously.

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It's National Unicorn Day!

Ten books to celebrate one of our favorite mythological beasts.

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