"Never let anyone tell you there are no words."

The author of the memoir Once More We Saw Stars on one powerful way to process profound loss and embrace life again.

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Best science fiction and fantasy of June

Dueling planets, a private investigator who investigates mages, and very, very bad sorcery-infused library books are among our editors’ choices for the best new SF and fantasy hitting shelves this month. See our picks.

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Color me impressed: Four new comics and graphics novels to watch

The Amazon Books stores’ comics and graphic novel curator Alison Walker reveals which new works have grabbed her attention.

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of June

Perfect for summer reading - our favorite mysteries and thrillers of June.

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Weekend Reading

It's finally the weekend and we can't wait to bolt out of the office and get back to these books...

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Jennifer Weiner on "Mrs. Everything"

"It wasn't the book that I set out to write, but it’s the book that I had to write at this moment in time." And we're so glad she did. Learn more about one of our favorite books of June.

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Jean Kwok on "Searching for Sylvie Lee"

How well do we truly know our loved ones? Learn more about the smart literary thriller you want to read this summer...

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Books we are talking about - Book Expo edition

Book Expo comes once a year, and afterwards there is lots to talk about. 

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Blake Crouch twists reality and memories in “Recursion”

Blake Crouch tackles the un-reality of memories in his new thriller, Recursion one of the best new books of June.

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Amazon Book Review Podcast: Tales from BookExpo, and an interview with Delia Owens

In our latest episode, we talk to the author of Where the Crawdads Sing, and we betray ourselves as star-struck fans with stories of celebrity encounters from BookExpo, the annual convergence of publishers, booksellers, and authors in New York City.

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Grill it, smoke it, or bury it in the coals: new cookbooks we love

Some of our favorite new cookbooks for getting out of the kitchen and cooking outdoors this summer.

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Amazon's best books of June: today's releases

Jennifer Weiner's best book to date; a propulsive, sci-fi thriller from Blake Crouch, and more. 

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The best romances of June

These four new romances give readers of friends-to-lovers stories a whole lot to celebrate.

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Sarah Gailey's reading recommendations

Sarah Gailey—author of American Hippo and Magic for Liars—shares three great upcoming reads at which they got a sneak peek.

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Weekend reading

A deeply disturbing deep-dive into the murky, subversive world of propaganda and disinformation ; an unconventional romance, even by the most unconventional standards ; a mysterious story set in an ancient Catskills hotel ; and a rule-bending treatise on the notorious and controversial... semicolon.

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