The Outlaw Ocean - Five Notorious Characters on the High Seas

Pulitzer Prize-winner Ian Urbina outlines a few of the characters who populate "The Outlaw Ocean."

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"We get to decide how history looks back on us" - Lindy West talks about caring and taking action

Lindy West, author of The Witches Are Coming and Shrill, talks about how we need to get real and take action.

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"Dopesick" author Beth Macy on her latest: "Finding Tess"

We talked to author Beth Macy about her first audio original, a story every bit as timely and important as her bestseller Dopesick.

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Marking the moment - 8 highly quotable books on Amazon Charts

These are the books that people have been highlighting on Kindle. 

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Weekend reading

Here’s what the Amazon editors are reading this weekend, including some buzz-worthy January novels and an action-packed adventure that gives American folk tales a new twist.

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Rise of the witches

Six new books explore a growing fascination with witchcraft, going beyond scale of dragon and tooth of wolf.

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Books we are talking about

Here are a few of the books we are talking about this week. 

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Neil deGrasse Tyson on "Letters from an Astrophysicist"

We talk to the famed scientist about his new collection of letters to and from fans, critics, and people just looking for answers.

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A prime time for Prime Reading

If you're a Prime member, you should be doing some Prime Reading. 

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Talking to Carly Simon about her friendship with Jackie O.

We talk to Carly Simon about what it was like to be friends with Jackie O, the music they listened to, her favorite memory and more.

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A newspaper column, a book, and now a series on Prime Video

Old love, new love, messy, wonderful, and always complicated--eight stories from the "Modern Love" column are coming to the small screen.

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The best history books of October

The four books featured in this post are each designed to take you on a journey.

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A conversation with the lovely Julie Andrews

Let's start at the very beginning, a very good place to start.

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Admiral McRaven's book picks, plus excerpts from a conversation

The celebrated military leader—and author of "Make Your Bed" and "Sea Stories"—shares a few stories with us, and some book recommendations.

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Unputdownable reads

According to Amazon Charts, readers sped through these books faster than others.

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