Philippa Gregory on "Tidelands"

The bestselling author of The Other Boleyn Girl and other tales of Tudor-era intrigue untethers herself from a specific historical muse in a fascinating new family saga...

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A year in the life of 'Crawdads'

How Delia Owens' Where the Crawdads Sing set an Amazon Charts record.

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Best literature and fiction of August

The tale of an unruly teen in a religious town; a story that puts a human face on a faraway conflict; an unusual whodunit, and more.

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Raise High Your Kindles, Readers

This is big, big news. 

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

A heartfelt novel about a female firefighter; a deeply strange (in a good way) murder mystery; and a deliciously irreverent coming-of-age tale...

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Fighting fires both on and off the job

When a female firefighter from Austin joins an all-male fire station outside Boston, more than one life is upended in Katherine Center's funny, spot-on, and sometimes bittersweet Things You Save in a Fire.

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Five literary mysteries worth investigating

Are you a literary fiction fan or are whodunits more your jam? Broaden your reading horizons with these literary mysteries.

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Toni Morrison (1931-2019)

Among her achievements, she was the first black woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. 

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Seven series to start in Kindle Unlimited

From J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy masterpiece to a cold case suddenly gone hot, these seven books now available in Kindle Unlimited will start readers on epic fictional journeys.

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Ten years of #1s

A look back at ten years of the Amazon editors' #1 Books of the Year. 

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Books we are talking about

Here are some of the books we are talking about this week.

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"Big Little Lies" is over. Now what?

Now that season two has ended, here are five book recommendations for filling the void of Big Little Lies.

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Here is the 2019 Booker longlist

Here is the longlist for one of the world's top literary awards. 

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For your book club's consideration

Five reads sure to spark conversation.

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Sara Quin's favorite recent reads

She's half of the Canadian indie pop sensation, Tegan and Sara--a musician, songwriter, LGBTQ community icon, and now book author. She also happens to be a voracious reader, with excellent taste...

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