Weekend reading

Here is what the Amazon Books editors are reading this weekend. 

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The best biographies and memoirs of March

It's a great group of books this month, each of which will make you laugh, think more deeply about the world we live in, and give you the chance to walk in someone else's shoes for a bit -- and each is well worth the jaunt.

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On global warming: 5 books for better understanding a sometimes heated topic

Here is a list of books for people who are interested in learning more about the risks of climate change, what the world is doing about it, and what they can do personally.

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Weekend reading

The Amazon Books editors are loading these new reads into our book bags or onto our Kindles for the glorious leap-year weekend.

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6 highly anticipated true crime books

From a Colonial-era courtroom drama to the origins of a nefarious gang or the hunt for a 17th century pirate, there are some exciting true crime tales publishing in the coming months...

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Katherine Johnson (1918-2020)

Johnson, who was chronicled in “Hidden Figures,” was responsible for working out the trajectory of John Glenn’s spaceflight.

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Erik Larson’s favorite recent reads

Discover what one of today's most famous historians reads when he's not researching and writing.

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The best biographies and memoirs of February

Funny, saucy, searing, unforgettable memoirs make our best of February list.

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The best nonfiction of February

Our favorite nonfiction books of February make for a wonderful and varied list.  

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"I think every single person...has these reservoirs of untapped potential inside of them to achieve extraordinary things."

World record-setter Colin O'Brady talks about his solo, seven-week trek across Antarctica's landmass, the mental strain of isolation, and his bonkers training regimen, as well as his book The Impossible First.

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Books for those concerned about Coronovirus

Humanity has been warring against viruses and other killers for millions of years. These books investigate some of the most recent battles.

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The best history books of February

If you're a history buff, start getting excited about the books publishing this February.

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My Funny Valentine: the lighter side of love

A selection of books to celebrate the funny side of love.

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Unforgettable reads: Nonfiction book club picks

Books sure to spark lively discussions...

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Books we are talking about

There's lots to talk about, but today we're mostly talking about books for young readers.

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