Give us a little squeeze: A Q&A with Carl Hiaasen

Hiaasen's latest novel, Squeeze Me, is a hilarious, satirical romp with Palm Beach socialites, a verbose fictional president, and Burmese pythons. We had a few questions for the author.

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Amazon's best books of October: This week's releases

CNN's Fareed Zakaria looks ahead at life post-pandemic, Tana French returns with a suspenseful standalone, Romy Hausmann offers a nail-biter for Gone Girl fans, and much more.

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Christopher Paolini on SF and “To Sleep in a Sea of Stars”

The author of the beloved Eragon fantasy novel now leaps into science fiction with his fast-paced To Sleep in a Sea of Stars.

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Tana French on her new novel, "The Searcher"

We talked with Tana French about her new novel, The Searcher, westerns, comfort reading, and the fate of the Dublin Murder Squad.

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Amazon's best books of October

It's fall. Time to surround yourselves with decorative gourds and curl up with a pumpkin spice latte and a good book (or five).

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The best nonfiction of September

We noticed a trend in the nonfiction books we called out this month.

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Amazon's best books of September: This week's releases

The latest from Jodi Picoult; a therapist applauds her heroic patients; and a deep dive into how former generations have set Millennials up for failure.   

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An interview with Anne Helen Petersen on millennials

We named Can't Even one of our best books of the month and in this interview we talk to the author about millennial burnout, the pandemic, and being a "Lawn Dad."

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The best history books of September

September marks the beginning of the season for big history books.

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Amazon's best books of September: This week's releases

Check out the thrilling prequel to Ken Follett’s beloved Kingsbridge series, and best of the month selections in the mystery, biography, and science fiction genres.

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Best science fiction and fantasy of September

See why the origin story of Thrawn, an original new fantasy series set in an empire of islands, and a deadly space salvage operation are among the Amazon Books editors' favorite new sci-fi and fantasy reads of the month.

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Best literature and fiction of September

This month is an embarrassment of riches with highly anticipated releases from Yaa Gyasi and Elena Ferrante, fan favorites Fredrik Backman and Jodi Picoult, the prequel to Ken Follett's phenomenal Kingsbridge series, and a debut that is drawing lots of well deserved attention.

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Amazon's best books of September: This week's releases

A powerful memoir that examines the ways in which institutionalized racism permeates our judicial system, Fredrick Backman returns with another endearing yarn that will expand your empathy in unlikely places, and Claudia Rankine challenges herself and her readers to confront questions about about privilege and bias.   

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An interview with Brittany K. Barnett

We named "A Knock at Midnight" one of our Best Books of September and we caught up with the author to talk about racial justice, Martin Luther King, inspiration, family, and Beyoncé. 

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Recipe road test: Ina Garten's Fresh Peach Cobbler

A perfect summer recipe from Ina Garten's cookbook, Cooking with Jeffrey, hands-down the best peach cobbler I've ever had (much less made).

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