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

Erik Larson’s favorite recent reads

Discover what one of today's most famous historians reads when he's not researching and writing.

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"I think every single person...has these reservoirs of untapped potential inside of them to achieve extraordinary things."

World record-setter Colin O'Brady talks about his solo, seven-week trek across Antarctica's landmass, the mental strain of isolation, and his bonkers training regimen, as well as his book The Impossible First.

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Books for those concerned about Coronovirus

Humanity has been warring against viruses and other killers for millions of years. These books investigate some of the most recent battles.

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Epic reads: 5 sci-fi and fantasy sagas perfect for 2020

New books joining long-running series as well as Dune's return to the big screen give readers five good reasons to start (or revisit) these fantastic sagas.

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Taylor Jenkins Reid's favorite recent reads

The author of Daisy Jones & The Six shares four books that recently bowled her over.

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Mary Higgins Clark (1927–2020)

Mary Higgins Clark, known as the Queen of Suspense, passed away on Friday at age 92. Learn about her legacy.

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Tochi Onyebuchi bursts with ideas in "Riot Baby"

We talk with Tochi Onyebuchi about his new short novel featuring a sister with supernatural powers and a brother born during the 1992 Los Angeles riots.

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7 novels to jump-start your book club

Page-turners and conversation-starters that will turbocharge your fellow readers.

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4 top authors recommend brilliant newcomers to the sci-fi universe

A.G. Riddle, Tade Thompson, and others name favorite rookie writers who are bringing their own spins to the sci-fi genre.

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Best of the Month book picks now in paperback

Give your wallet a break and pick up these Best of the Month picks now in paperback.

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Weekend reading

The Amazon Books editors are putting these new novels—and one childhood classic—into their waterproof book bags for a nice long weekend of reading.

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New year, new fantasy read: 6 top authors recommend talented newcomers

Martha Wells, Sarah J. Maas, and others share which books they've loved by writers new to the fantasy field.

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The Amazon Book Review’s 10 most popular articles of 2019

What were readers of the Amazon Book Review interested in last year? Here are ten of our most popular articles of 2019.

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Watching “The Witcher”? Here are 6 more fantasy book series we’d love to see on TV

Game of Thrones and The Witcher prove there's a strong appetite for fantasy TV series. Which books should get the small-screen treatment next? We have some suggestions.

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Celebrity picks: Simon Sinek's favorite reads of 2019

Simon Sinek is always trying to do better, and these four books are among those that inspired him toward greater heights last year.

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