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

The Outlaw Ocean - Five Notorious Characters on the High Seas

Pulitzer Prize-winner Ian Urbina outlines a few of the characters who populate "The Outlaw Ocean."

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Weekend reading

This weekend is all about change. 

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Marking the moment - 8 highly quotable books on Amazon Charts

These are the books that people have been highlighting on Kindle. 

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Celebrity picks: Erin Morgenstern's favorite recent reads

Her breakout novel was 2011's "The Night Circus." Now she's back with a new novel. And fans are very excited about it.

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Books we are talking about

Here are a few of the books we are talking about this week. 

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The importance of choosing something over nothing - a conversation with Jonathan Safran Foer

Doing nothing sometimes seems more perfect than doing something. It shouldn't.

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A prime time for Prime Reading

If you're a Prime member, you should be doing some Prime Reading. 

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Books we are talking about

There's an author or two out there who appears to be living her best life.

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The best mysteries & thrillers of October

October may offer the best line up of mysteries and thrillers that you'll see this year.

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Creating a female James Bond: Talking to Patricia Cornwell about "Quantum"

We caught up with the best-selling author to talk about her new series. 

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The best history books of October

The four books featured in this post are each designed to take you on a journey.

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Admiral McRaven's book picks, plus excerpts from a conversation

The celebrated military leader—and author of "Make Your Bed" and "Sea Stories"—shares a few stories with us, and some book recommendations.

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National Book Award finalists announced - nonfiction, young people's literature, and translated literature

Here are the finalists for the National Book Awards in Nonfiction, Young People's Literature, and Translated Literature.

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National Book Award finalists announced

Here are the National Book Award finalists in Fiction and Poetry. 

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Weekend reading

Here's what we're reading this weekend.

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Lists + Reviews

Best Books Literature + Fiction Nonfiction Kids + Young Adult Mystery, Thriller + Suspense Science Fiction + Fantasy Comics + Graphic Novels Romance Eating + Drinking

Authors

Interviews Guest Essays Celebrity Picks

News + Features

News Features Awards Podcast

Editors

Omnivoracious, The Amazon Book Review

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