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

Talking to Janelle Brown about her novel "Pretty Things"

We caught up with the best-selling author to talk about the twists and turns in her new psychological thriller. We also asked her about plans to bring the book to the screen. 

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On global warming: 5 books on a sometimes heated topic

Here is a list of books for people who are interested in learning more about the risks of climate change, what the world is doing about it, and what they can do personally.

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The best nonfiction of April

These books might make your life a little better.

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The best history books of April

Here are books to transport you to another time.

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Weekend reading

Here's what the Amazon editors are reading this weekend. 

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Authors to take with you on a desert island

You could take just their books, but eventually you're going to want to talk to someone.

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On the podcast: we recommend recent books + a conversation with Goodreads

The editors recommend some recently published and some upcoming books; plus Amazon editorial gets together with Goodreads for a chat. 

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Talking to Emily Beyda about her thriller, "The Body Double"

In Beyda's debut thriller, a young woman is recruited to act as a body double for a famous actress.

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"More Myself" - A conversation with Alicia Keys

I'm happy to report that her memoir is as real as her music.

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Books we are talking about

Although we're all in our homes, we are still talking. 

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On the podcast: the best books of March, unforgettable reads, and Brian Greene

Our podcast skeleton crew meets to discuss the best books of the month, along with some books that have changed our lives. 

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The best nonfiction of March

Some of our favorites for March.

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Neal Bascomb and A. J. Baime on writing, cars, and racing

We took a metaphorical drive with two talented and charming authors.

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Announcing the National Book Critics Circle Awards

The critics have spoken. 

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The best history books of March

In historic times like these, it's sometimes nice to realize there were other historic times where people came together to overcome obstacles.

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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


Interviews Guest Essays Celebrity Picks

News + Features

News Features Awards Podcast


Omnivoracious, The Amazon Book Review

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