This Week in Books: The Dark Tower rises, the Mooch falls, and Clinton hits the Charts

A rundown of (some of) the news of the week, and the books behind the headlines.

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Legendary Editor Judith Jones Has Passed Away

"It is no exaggeration to say that she profoundly influenced not only the way America reads but also the way we cook." - Knopf Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Sonny Mehta

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Announcing the Man Booker Prize Longlist

Thirteen books made the longlist. Here they are.

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This Week in Books: Comic-Con is on, Kermit gets fired and Antarctica is breaking up

A rundown of (some of) the news of the week, and the books behind the headlines.

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The Best Books of the Year...So Far

Our favorites, published from January through June...

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The 2016 Lambda Literary Award Winners

Last week, the 29th annual Lammys celebrated works of excellence in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender literature. See which books won in fiction, nonfiction, mystery, biography/memoir, and more.

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Farewell, Roger Moore

For many of us growing up, he was our Bond.

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Cuban-American Writer Becomes the Next Young People’s Poet Laureate

“I want to give gifts of poetry to children and teens who are being told by society that they don’t belong,” says Margarita Engle, the newly-appointed Young People’s Poet Laureate.

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World Book Day: From Books Deserts to Reading Oases

The leaders of three innovative charities bringing books to children worldwide talk to the Amazon Book Review about improving lives through literacy

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The Books That Made Them Writers

As World Book Day approaches, we’re thinking about the significance of giving books as gifts. The Amazon Book Review spoke to five talented writers about how gift books helped them find their voices.

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PEN America Literary Awards: Books Across Borders

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The PEN Literary Awards

"...In a world where coverage of the arts is an endangered species, this is vital.”

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The Book We've Been Waiting For...Philip Pullman's "The Book of Dust"

This is not a drill. Philip Pullman has a new book coming in the fall and it's the one we've been waiting for...

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2017 IACP Cookbook Award Finalists

Last night the International Association of Culinary Professionals announced the nominees for the 2017 awards...

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Bharati Mukherjee (1940 - 2017)

Bharati Mukherjee, the author of several acclaimed short stories and novels, including Desirable Daughters and Jasmine, has died at the age of 76.

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