A conversation with Karl Marlantes, author of "Deep River"

Talking to the celebrated author of Matterhorn about his new novel Deep River.

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The best nonfiction of 2019 so far

Just 20 slots for the year's best nonfiction? Impossible! We tried, anyway.

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False fears, false foes: George Takei on “They Called Us Enemy”

George Takei shares moments from his childhood years in an internment camp for Japanese Americans and asks what we've learned since.

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Amazon's best books of July: Today's releases

A novel by Pulitzer Prize winner Colson Whitehead that finds two boys navigating a nightmarish reform school; Star Trek alum and activist George Takei recounts his family’s incarceration in two internment camps during World War II, and more.

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The best literature & fiction of 2019 so far

It's been an embarrassment of riches this half of the year--full of profound, entertaining, harrowing and moving novels (one or 20 of them just for you).

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The best young adult books of 2019 so far

What do magic, mystery, and RBG have in common? All can be found on our list of top 20 favorites in young adult from the first half of 2019.

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Isaac Mizrahi: "I.M." and a lot more...

When Isaac Mizrahi visited Amazon he captivated the audience with his candor and infectious wit.  Here's an clip from our conversation with Mizrahi about his memoir, I.M.

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The best biographies & memoirs of 2019 so far

We had 20 slots to fill, and it wasn't enough. 

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Amazon's best books of July: Today's releases

A provocative feat of journalism that provides an unflinching exploration of desire; a surreal psychological thriller with a deeply emotional core; a heart-wrenching novel about a unique family living off the grid in Appalachia Ohio; and one of the best white-knuckle reads of the summer... 

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Best science fiction and fantasy of July

Five of our favorite new sci-fi and fantasy novels hitting shelves in July.

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The best mysteries and thrillers of 2019 so far

Here is a list for all those lovers of mysteries & thrillers. 

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Best romances of 2019 so far

Eight of our editors' favorite romance reads of 2019 so far, from romantic comedies to shape-shifting honey badgers.

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Best history books of 2019 so far

It's only halfway through the year, but we already can recommend a year's worth of history books.

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The best humor & entertainment books of 2019 so far

Are these books funny and entertaining? Or are they about funny and entertaining things? All of that, of course!

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Amazon's best books of July

The latest novel from the best-selling author of Matterhorn; a fascinating nature narrative about the fabled (?) Sasquatch; a debut that mines the messiness of even loving families; and an entertaining history of fast food...

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