Adrian Liang
Adrian Liang
Adrian is an East Coast transplant to the gorgeous Northwest. One of the fortunate few who has parlayed her English degree into a paying gig, Adrian has been working in the book world for more than twenty years, which makes her feel both a tiny bit old and very, very lucky.

Recent posts by Adrian

Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of March: 6 Top Picks

New books from award-winning authors, a Mars-set thriller, an ice age that threatens Earth, and dragons (so many dragons!) are among the best science fiction and fantasy books of March.

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National Book Critics Circle Award Winners

The National Book Critics Circle handed out awards for fiction, nonfiction, biography, autobiography, criticism, and poetry for outstanding books published in 2018.

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Samantha Shannon's Favorite Recent Reads

In between writing her own fantasy novels - including the recent bestseller and our own Best of the Month pick, The Priory of the Orange Tree - Samantha Shannon has been reading and loving these books.

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Weekend Reading

The best way to honor the launch of Daylight Savings Time? Stay up until 2:00 a.m., reading. Here are the books we're spending time with this weekend.

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Steve Berry's Favorite Recent Reads

Steve Berry's Cotton Malone thrillers are chock-full of historical details, so it's no wonder that Berry's recent favorite books are steeped in the fascinating past.

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What to Read Once You’ve Finished “Educated”

Five unforgettable stranger-than-fiction memoirs.

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Epic Reads: 5 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Series That Will Glue You to the Page

Dragons, lost spaceships, shifters, aliens, heroism, and longing fill these compelling sci-fi and fantasy series that range from three books to 10.

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2019 PEN America Literary Award Winners

These 9 winners of the PEN Literary Awards are dominated by fresh voices new to the literary landscape.

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Yangsze Choo Ensnares Readers with "The Night Tiger"

A 1930s murder mystery in Malaysia swirls around a houseboy, a dance hall girl, and a restless weretiger in Choo's newest historical novel.

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2018 Nebula Award Finalists Are Announced

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of American announced the finalists for the 2018 Nebula Awards, one of the most famous awards in speculative fiction.

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Jasmine Guillory's Favorite Recent Reads

Jasmine Guillory's The Proposal was recently named a Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club pick. Guillory shares with us three of her favorite recent reads, from novels to nonfiction.

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5 Novels That Reimagine the 20th Century with Magical – and Mecha - New Twists

These five sci-fi and urban fantasy novels take the backdrop of the 20th century and add new players, new magic, and new cataclysms to the scene, setting the stage for can't-put-down reads.

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Best Romances of February: Our 6 Top Picks

From a duke in disguise to a road trip from hell, here are our favorite romance reads of February.

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Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of February: 5 Top Picks

Leopards, and spaceships, and dragons - oh, my!

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Rosamunde Pilcher (1924-2019)

The bestselling author of the beloved novel The Shell Seekers died Wednesday at the age of 94.

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