Misty Water-Colored Memories

If you're feeling wistful about the past, here's a list to wallow in.

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Weekend Reading

A deliciously bawdy debut, essential reading for these turbulent times, a kooky comedy of manners, and more.

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Weekend Reading

Here's what we're taking home with us, including a short story collection that charms you even as it strums on your pain with its fingers, the latest from an under-read nature writer, a tale of friendship amidst a drug war, and one book that might be really useful right about now.

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Some Books We Would Have Liked for Father's Day, If We Hadn't Already Read Them

Here's a wide-ranging list of books we would have liked as gifts--had we not already them--and that we think the father in your life might like, too.

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2018 Lambda Literary Award Winners

And the Lammy goes to... this year's winners for the best in LGBTQ literature.

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Your Summer Reading Pile Is About to Get a Whole Lot Bigger

Whatever your summer (book) jam is, you'll find something for your stay- or vay-cation in our selection of new fiction, beach reads, and paperbacks.

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An Excerpt from Bill Clinton and James Patterson's "The President Is Missing"

Read an excerpt from "The President Is Missing" - an all-too-possible modern-day thriller from former president Bill Clinton and bestselling author James Patterson.

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The 10 Most Anticipated Novels of Summer

These are the books readers plan to scoop up like ice cream this summer, according to Amazon Charts preorder data.

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Weekend Reading

Did Memorial Day weekend sneak up on you like it snuck (sneaked?) up on us? Doesn't matter: We'll always take an extra day to catch up on some reading. Our picks this week include the latest novel from Pulitzer Prize-winner Anne Tyler, an uprising of fascist robots, and the story of how punk rock in Berlin helped tear down that wall.

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Weekend Reading

This weekend, the Amazon Books editors are seeking literary enlightenment through stories of family road trips, 1980s mix tapes, magic mushrooms, and the newest super-strange novel by Ottessa Moshfegh.

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Weekend Reading

Inspiration for kicking your couch potato status (and a novel that does just the opposite), plus a book that John le Carré said every aspiring journalist should read.

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8 Memorable Literary Moms, from Heroic to Horrible

Our favorite novels from 2017 and 2018 about good moms, bad moms, the perils of child-raising, and, sometimes, serial killers.

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It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's a Box of Children's Books!

"Reading is like magic."  From the mouth of a young person straight to my heart. Today we celebrate the launch of Amazon's Prime Book Box with a helping hand from kids who love books.

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Weekend Reading

Comedians and mafia men.  Just some of what we're reading about this weekend..

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Happy World Book Day!

Celebrate the authors, illustrators and books that have added magic to, and enriched your life...

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