Monks and tigers and murders, oh my!

What if you had over a thousand books, magazines, and comics at your fingertips, ready to read — for free — at a moment’s notice? Here are nine current Prime Reading page-turners that will give your wrist a workout from flipping pages so quickly.

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The best literature & fiction of 2019 so far

It's been an embarrassment of riches this half of the year--full of profound, entertaining, harrowing and moving novels (one or 20 of them just for you).

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The best young adult books of 2019 so far

What do magic, mystery, and RBG have in common? All can be found on our list of top 20 favorites in young adult from the first half of 2019.

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Summer reads to satisfy 8 reading types

Reader, get thee to the beach. Or at least to a comfortable chair.

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Isaac Mizrahi: "I.M." and a lot more...

When Isaac Mizrahi visited Amazon he captivated the audience with his candor and infectious wit.  Here's an clip from our conversation with Mizrahi about his memoir, I.M.

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The best biographies & memoirs of 2019 so far

We had 20 slots to fill, and it wasn't enough. 

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Amazon's best books of July: Today's releases

A provocative feat of journalism that provides an unflinching exploration of desire; a surreal psychological thriller with a deeply emotional core; a heart-wrenching novel about a unique family living off the grid in Appalachia Ohio; and one of the best white-knuckle reads of the summer... 

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Best science fiction and fantasy of July

Five of our favorite new sci-fi and fantasy novels hitting shelves in July.

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The best mysteries and thrillers of 2019 so far

Here is a list for all those lovers of mysteries & thrillers. 

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The Amazon Book Review Podcast: Can't-miss book club picks, and an interview with Robert Macfarlane

The Amazon Books editors sit down to talk about what makes a good book club book (and offer a few suggestions), plus a journey into the depths of the Earth with the author of Underland.

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Weekend reading

It's a great weekend for kicking up your feet and reading. Here are the books we are looking forward to.

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Best romances of 2019 so far

Eight of our editors' favorite romance reads of 2019 so far, from romantic comedies to shape-shifting honey badgers.

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What I’m reading on my summer vacation

Vacation reading is like no other reading.

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Best history books of 2019 so far

It's only halfway through the year, but we already can recommend a year's worth of history books.

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Sounds of summer: six new favorites on audio

And now, for your listening pleasure...

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