Chris Schluep
Chris Schluep
Chris spent more than a dozen years editing books in New York before moving west. He reads all the time, but there are certainly worse ways to make a living. Chris lives in Seattle with his wife, his two sons, and a cat named Little. Aside from reading, he enjoys fishing, writing, and cooking.

Recent posts by Chris

"A Woman's Place" by Sujata Massey

Introducing a memorable new heroine, based in part on the first female lawyer in the British Empire.

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The Book Between Them: Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen Explain How to be a Great Writing Team

How to write a book together.

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Get Your Business Straight in the New Year

Here are some good business books for the new year.

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7 Big Pocket-Sized Books

Sometimes big ideas come in little packages.

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"Looking for Ambivalent Mothers in Fiction" by Claire Fuller

The celebrated author knows parenthood isn't easy, and that makes for a compelling mystery.

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A Short List for the New You

Start out simple this year. Then build on it. 

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Celebrity Picks: Tim Ferriss's Favorite Reads of 2017

What does Tim Ferriss like to read when he's not podcasting, writing, or studying the thoughts and habits of other successful people? 

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The Best Business & Leadership Books of 2017

Here's a selection of some of our favorite Business & Leadership books of 2017, along with a link to the full list. 

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Celebrity Picks: Alex Prud'homme's Favorite Reads of 2017

Great nonfiction recommendations by a great writer of nonfiction. 

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Celebrity Picks: Alice Hoffman's Favorite Reads of 2017

Having loved so many of her books, we were curious to see what books Alice Hoffman would recommend. 

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David Grann's "Killers of the Flower Moon" in Photographs

We asked the author if he would share a little more about the book with Amazon readers--he sent us these great photos from his research, along with captions.

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Paul Shirley's "Stories I Tell on Dates"

You can learn a lot about people by the stories they tell on dates. 

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A Conversation with Celeste Ng, Author of Our Favorite Novel of the Year

Celeste Ng wrote our favorite novel of 2014, and she did it again this year. 

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The Best Mysteries and Thrillers of 2017

See our favorite mysteries and thrillers of 2017.

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Celebrity Picks: Amy Tan's Favorite Reads of 2017

Find out what Amy Tan likes to read when she's not writing.

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