Seira Wilson
Seira Wilson
Seira can’t remember a time when she wasn’t infatuated with reading--19 years in the book industry later, her house is brimming with shelves upon shelves of memoirs, cookbooks, coffee table books, all manner of fiction, and an insane number of children's books and YA novels. Don’t judge, just borrow a book.

Recent posts by Seira

Celebrity picks: Rick Riordan's favorite reads of 2019

Now that he's not only writing bestselling books for middle-grade readers, but publishing them as well, what books have hit the mark for Rick Riordan this year? 

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Winter’s most essential reads, according to Amazon Charts

Based on pre-orders of print, Audible, and Kindle eBook editions, these are the most anticipated reads in fiction from December through February.

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Children's books for the Christmas countdown

Thanksgiving is over, but before we've even eaten the leftovers, the Christmas season has arrived.  Here's a selection of our favorite new holiday children's books as they count they days, waiting for Santa. 

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Erin Morgenstern talks about "The Starless Sea"

The bestselling author of The Night Circus came to Amazon to talk about her new novel, The Starless Sea.

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Best young adult books of 2019

It's been a stellar year for young adult novels, with favorite authors starting new series, ending others, and plenty of remarkable new voices.  Here's a look at the books that made our top 20 list for the year. 

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Perfect for Thanksgiving: a recipe from "Beautiful Boards"

An eye-catching snack board that's easy to pull together and looks like it was made by a professional.

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Talking with Adam Rippon about his memoir "Beautiful on the Outside"

Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon came to Seattle and we chatted about the highs and lows of competition and life.

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Celebrity picks: Jeff Kinney's favorite reads of 2019

Diary of a Wimpy Kid creator Jeff Kinney tells us about four books he's loved this year.

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Let's make it a Friendsgiving: two recipes for your holiday feast

Perfect bookends to the holiday meal: a tasty cocktail and a twist on the classic apple pie.

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The best children's books of 2019

A look at our picks for the best kids' books of the year.

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"Dopesick" author Beth Macy on her latest: "Finding Tess"

We talked to author Beth Macy about her first audio original, a story every bit as timely and important as her bestseller Dopesick.

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Amazon Book Review Podcast: A handful of new favorites, and Megan Phelps-Roper on "Unfollow"

A few of the Amazon Books editors talk about a handful of recent releases we're excited about, and the author of Unfollow stops by to talk about her book.

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Recipe Road Test: Spicy Tomato-Marinated Feta from "Nothing Fancy"

A recipe from Alison Roman's fantastic new cookbook. Warning: you may become obsessed with this one.

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Weekend Reading

Here's a look at some of the books we're taking home this weekend.

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The books behind these big fall movies

It's a great line-up for upcoming movies this fall--here's a look at the books that inspired them.

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