The Best Business and Leadership Books of 2018

From theory to practical advice, from past history to current events to the future of industry, here are our favorite Business and Leadership books of 2018. 

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"Big Little Lies" Author Liane Moriarty on Her New Novel, "Nine Perfect Strangers"

At the tail end of a book tour that spanned three continents, Liane Moriarty speaks with us about her new novel set at a remote spa, the shiny promises of personal transformation, and what's next for Big Little Lies season 2.

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The Best Nonfiction of 2018

The best true tales of the year not otherwise classified (by us) as history, biography, business, cooking, or any number of other categories that are not fiction. What does that leave? Plenty!

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The Best Comics and Graphic Novels of 2018

Bookstore curator Alison Walker highlights five of the best comics and graphic novels from a year chock-full of excellent graphic works.

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Now Live: "Announcing the Best Books of 2018" Podcast Episode

The fourth episode of the Amazon Book Review Podcast reveals how we picked the best books of 2018, plus Erin Kodicek interviews Educated author Tara Westover in front of a live audience at Amazon's Seattle campus.

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The Best Books of 2018: "There There" by Tommy Orange

There There author Tommy Orange speaks with us about identity, Gertrude Stein, and the challenges of growing up as a Native American in urban Oakland, California.

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The Best Books of the Month: Literature & Fiction

The latest from Liane Moriarty and Stephen King, a novel that speaks to the payoffs--and pitfalls--of speaking truth to power, and more.

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Why I Can’t Tell my Grandma the Title of My Book

Oyinkan Braithwaite talks about a unique dilemma regarding her darkly comic debut, My Sister, the Serial Killer.

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The Best Biographies and Memoirs of 2018

The trouble with picking the best biographies of the year? Too many deserving books. We did our best.

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The Best Books of 2018: "Indianapolis"

Indianapolis is among our top 3 books of 2018. We spoke with the authors about why the survivors of the torpedoed ship revealed troubling moments that had never been spoken of before, and why it's important that the full story of the disaster has been finally told.

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The Best Books of the Year: Art & Photography

If beauty is in the eye of the beholder, how could anyone expect to put together a list of the "best" art and photography books? We gave it a shot, anyway.

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The Best History Books of 2018

One of my favorite lists we choose is the list for the Best History Books of the Year. 

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The Best Kids' Book of 2018: "The Season of Styx Malone"

The author of our editors' pick for our favorite children's book of 2018 talks about writing her middle grade novel, The Season of Styx Malone.

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The Best Books of 2018: Tara Westover on "Educated"

Tara Westover's Educated—a stirring chronicle of her path from a survivalist upbringing to Cambridge University—is our top pick for the best books of 2018. Here's our interview with Westover, originally published on February 20, 2018.

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Amazon's Best Books of November

A fantastical and frightening work of speculative fiction, a taut and timely story from Stephen King, a raucous ride through Beastie Boys history, and more.

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