Book reviews in sequence - book-reviews
Briefly Noted Book Reviews The New Yorker
How to Hide an Empire,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúIn the Dark Room,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúThe Hundred Wells of Salaga,‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúTerritory of Light.‚ÄĚ
Book Review: 'The Bird King,' By G. Willow Wilson NPR
G. Willow Wilson's luminous new novel is set during the last days of Muslim Granada, and follows a royal concubine and her mapmaker friend as they flee the ...
The Week in Books The New York Times
New books from Helen Oyeyemi, Isaac Mizrahi and more.
Book Review: 'The Night Witches,' By Garth Ennis And Russ Braun NPR
Garth Ennis' new graphic novel creates a fictional character to flesh out the stories of the real Night Witches, Soviet female pilots who dropped bombs on the ...
7 New Books We Recommend This Week The New York Times
Suggested reading from critics and editors at The New York Times.
5 books not to miss: 'Queenie,' 'Save Me From Dangerous Men,' Harlan Coben's 'Run Away' USA TODAY
This week's best new book releases include Harlan Coben's new thriller "Run Away" and the provocatively titled "Save Me From Dangerous Men."
Celebrate Women‚Äôs History Month With the Book Review The New York Times
Joan Didion. Rebecca Traister. Toni Morrison. And more. Throughout March, we'll be sharing new essays and reviews, and resurfacing classics from some of ...
Isaac Mizrahi on His New Memoir The New York Times
The fashion designer discusses ‚ÄúI.M.,‚ÄĚ and David McCraw talks about ‚ÄúTruth in Our Times.‚ÄĚ
'The Trial Of Lizzie Borden' Adds Fodder To The Murder Case's Mystery NPR
Who killed the Bordens more than 100 years ago remains unsolved. Like a lawyer, author Cara Robertson lays the facts and evidence before us, occasionally ...
From Triumph To Tragedy, 'First' Tells Story Of Justice Sandra Day O'Connor NPR
First is unlike any other book written about the justice. Evan Thomas breaks new ground with extraordinary access to O'Connor, her papers, journals ‚ÄĒ and ...
Book Review: 'Bangkok Wakes To Rain,' By Pitchaya Sudbanthad NPR
Pitchaya Sudbanthad's novel, Bangkok Wakes to Rain, opens with a woman of indeterminate age ("She is a child or a few thousand years old. Would it ever ...
'Ten Caesars' Book Review: Ambition, Cunning and Cruelty Wall Street Journal
The author of 'Churchill: Walking With Destiny' reviews a bloody, top-down history of the Roman Empire.
Book Review: 'The Volunteer,' By Salvatore Scibona NPR
Salvatore Scibona's new novel is a generational saga, an epic of Vietnam and other places rendered in language that makes even simple things sound mythic.
In 'Solitary,' Determination And Humanity Win Over Injustice NPR
Albert Woodfox's timely account of his wrongful conviction and time in solitary confinement shows that some spirits are unbreakable; it should be required ...
Book Review: 'Squad,' By Mariah MacCarthy NPR
Being a cheerleader defines Jenna's world. She spends all her time with the squad, whether it's at school, at practice, or just hanging out. It's ideal, because her ...
Book Review: Christina Thompson's 'Sea People' Examines The Origins Of Polynesia NPR
Christina Thompson deftly weaves her fascinating narrative of European travels and attempts to understand the Polynesian puzzle in her new book, though ...
Book Review: 'Gingerbread,' By Helen Oyeyemi NPR
Helen Oyeyemi played with fairy tale ideas in the past; her new novel takes off from "Hansel and Gretel" for the story of a mother, a daughter and a mysteriously ...
Book Review: 'The Altruists,' By Andrew Ridker NPR
Andrew Ridker, still in his twenties, has uncorked a lively, tragicomic debut novel, a probe into questions that never get old: What constitutes a good, moral life, ...
'An American Summer' Presents The Human Side Of Gun Violence In Chicago NPR
Alex Kotlowitz's new book amplifies the words of those who have witnessed tragedy and makes their experiences available to readers ‚ÄĒ a chronicle that is ...
Book Review: 'The Border,' By Don Winslow NPR
Don Winslow's sprawling, operatic epic about the War on Drugs has some flaws, but it does the same thing Shakespeare's histories did: It simplifies current ...
When America‚Äôs Love of the Open Frontier Hit a Wall The New York Times
In ‚ÄúThe End of the Myth‚ÄĚ Greg Grandin explores our love of the boundless West as it evolved over the 19th century and into the 20th ‚ÄĒ and why it was a mirage.
Comic Book Reviews for This Week: 3/13/2019 Comicbook.com
Welcome to this week in comic book reviews! The staff have come together to read and review nearly everything that released today. It isn't totally ...
Book Reviews: Let's Eat France! by Fran√ßois-R√©gis Gaudry FranceToday.com
Who said good things only come in small packages? At a knee-buckling 3kg, and counting, Fran√ßois-R√©gis Gaudry's definitive French cookbook is one heck of a ...
Book Review: 'The Wolf And The Watchman' By Niklas Natt Och Dag NPR
Niklas Natt och Dag's new novel is both ornate period piece ‚ÄĒ set in the grit and grime of late-18th-century Stockholm ‚ÄĒ and riveting murder mystery starring a ...
Book Review: 'Pocahontas And The English Boys,' By Karen Ordahl Kupperman NPR
Historian Karen Ordahl Kupperman shines a new light on Pocahontas, showing how she made her way as a go-between for her two cultures, and introducing us ...
Military Book Review The Imperial Army Project: Britain and the Land Forces of the Dominions and India, 1902-1945 - Strategy Page
Military Book Review The Imperial Army Project: Britain and the Land Forces of the Dominions and India, 1902-1945 Strategy Page
by Douglas E. Delaney. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. Pp. xviii, 360. Illus., maps, diagr., tables, appends, notes, biblio., index. $115.00.
Book Review: 'The Cassandra,' By Sharma Shields NPR
The premise of Sharma Shields' second novel, The Cassandra, is excellent. A young woman named Mildred Groves, tormented by strange premonitions and a ...
New in Paperback: ‚ÄėSee What Can Be Done,‚Äô ‚ÄėThe Gunners‚Äô The New York Times
SEE WHAT CAN BE DONE: Essays, Criticism, and Commentary, by Lorrie Moore. (Vintage, $17.) Moore is perhaps better known as a novelist and short story ...
Book Review: 'The Club,' By Takis W√ľrger NPR
German author Takis W√ľrger's debut novel, a thriller about a secret society at Cambridge University, also tackles hot-button issues of privilege and toxic ...
Book Review: Mitchell S. Jackson's 'Survival Math' Is A Brilliant Memoir In Essays NPR
The biggest challenge in describing Mitchell S. Jackson's Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family is whether to be appropriately effusive and risk ...
A Violent Summer in Chicago The New York Times
Alex Kotlowitz discusses ‚ÄúAn American Summer: Love and Death in Chicago,‚ÄĚ and John Lanchester talks about his new novel, ‚ÄúThe Wall.‚ÄĚ
'Our History Is The Future' Puts Standing Rock In Broader Native American Story NPR
In his new book, Nick Estes points a way forward, with solidarity and without sentimentality, to an idea of Indigenous land alive with ancestry and renewal.
11 new science fiction and fantasy books to check out for the rest of March The Verge
The later half of March brings a military science fiction novel from Kameron Hurley, the latest installment of The Expanse from James S.A. Corey, as well as nine ...
'Spies Of No Country' Offers Nuanced Understanding Of Israel's Complexity NPR
For half a decade, Matti Friedman has been working hard, and publicly, to dispel easy narratives about Israel. In his book about four spies, he aims to show that ...
Book Review: 'The Devil's Daughter,' By Lisa Kleypas NPR
Lisa Kleypas mashes up two of her romance sagas ‚ÄĒ the Regency-era Wallflowers and the Victorian Ravenels ‚ÄĒ in a delightful story about a sheltered widow ...
Military Book Review Dionysius of Halicarnassus and Augustan Rome: Rhetoric, Criticism and Historiography - Strategy Page
Military Book Review Dionysius of Halicarnassus and Augustan Rome: Rhetoric, Criticism and Historiography Strategy Page
by Richard Hunter and Casper C. de Jonge, editors. Cambridge & New York: Cambridge University Press, 2019. Pp. x, 300. Illus., notes, biblio., index. $105.00 .
In Etaf Rum‚Äôs ‚ÄėA Woman Is No Man,‚Äô the prison of domesticity is hard to escape - The Washington Post
In Etaf Rum‚Äôs ‚ÄėA Woman Is No Man,‚Äô the prison of domesticity is hard to escape The Washington Post
What is a woman's life worth? This question echoes across countries and generations through Etaf Rum's intense debut novel, ‚ÄúA Woman Is No Man.‚ÄĚ In 1990 ...
Book Review: 'The City In The Middle Of The Night,' By Charlie Jane Anders NPR
"'The founders of that city had a valid theory of human nature, but they took it too far. That's the problem with grand social ideas in general, they break if you put ...
In ‚ÄėThe Threat,‚Äô Andrew McCabe Issues the Latest Warning Call About Trump‚Äôs America - The New York Times
In ‚ÄėThe Threat,‚Äô Andrew McCabe Issues the Latest Warning Call About Trump‚Äôs America The New York Times
On the back cover of his new book, ‚ÄúThe Threat: How the F.B.I. Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump,‚ÄĚ Andrew G. McCabe looks preposterously fit (he ...
Book Review: 'The Raven Tower,' By Ann Leckie NPR
Ann Leckie's new fantasy novel is packed with family intrigue, throne-room maneuvering and nods to Hamlet in its story of a son who comes home to find his ...
Book Review: 'Man-Eaters Vol. 1,' By Chelsea Cain NPR
Even if it didn't happen to be about preteen girls turning into enormous, slavering, murderous panthers, Man-Eaters would still be a remarkable comic. Though ...
The Toughest Part About Writing a Rock Novel? The Lyrics The New York Times
Taylor Jenkins Reid, author of ‚ÄúDaisy Jones & The Six‚ÄĚ ‚ÄĒ about the breakup of an iconic 1970s band ‚ÄĒ admits that she struggled with songwriting.
The Newest Trend in Children‚Äôs Lit: ‚ÄėEmpathy Books‚Äô The New York Times
NO TALKING Patrick Radden Keefe got the idea for ‚ÄúSay Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland‚ÄĚ ‚ÄĒ which enters the nonfiction list this ...
'Long Live The Tribe Of Fatherless Girls' Is Compassionate, Without Being Apologetic NPR
In exposing the bad and ugly of girlhood alongside the good, T Kira Madden has succeeded in creating a mirror of larger concerns, even as her own story is ...
Oops! Famously Scathing Reviews of Classic Books From The Times‚Äôs Archive The New York Times
‚ÄúShall we frankly declare that, after the most deliberate consideration of Mr. Darwin's arguments, we remain unconvinced?‚ÄĚ ...
By the Book: Donna Leon The New York Times
The crime writer, whose latest Guido Brunetti mystery is ‚ÄúUnto Us a Son Is Given,‚ÄĚ says Charles Dickens ‚Äúwill teach any writer how to plot and can turn a ...
The Truth Is Hard. But for a New York Times Lawyer, Defending It Is Fun. The New York Times
In his review, Preet Bharara calls David McCraw's ‚ÄúTruth in Our Times‚ÄĚ a behind-the-scenes look at the newspaper's legal battles with the Trump administration ...
Does Talking About Books Make Us More Cosmopolitan? The New York Review of Books
What is the deeper purpose, if any, of our disagreements and discussions about books? Why not just accept that I, say, like J.M. Coetzee's novels and you don't, ...
Book Review: 'A Friend Is A Gift You Give Yourself,' By William Boyle NPR
William Boyle's A Friend is a Gift You Give Yourself is a gem of idiomatic dialogue. Every character has a unique voice and every conversation is a polyrhythmic ...
A Gripping Political Mystery in Northern Ireland The New York Times
Patrick Radden Keefe talks about ‚ÄúSay Nothing,‚ÄĚ and Frans de Waal discusses ‚ÄúMama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us About Ourselves.‚ÄĚ
Book Review: 'We Set The Dark On Fire,' By Tehlor Kay Mejia NPR
Tehlor Kay Mejia's debut novel We Set the Dark on Fire is set at a posh girls' school in a dystopian world where the students are being trained for lives as ...
Review: 'Shrill' Stars Aidy Bryant As A Fat Woman Learning To Take Up Space NPR
Shrill, starring Aidy Bryant as a character inspired by Lindy West's book of the same name, is funny and smart, empathetic and biting, and a great example of ...
An Enthralling New Look at the Mystery of Lizzie Borden The New York Times
Cara Robertson's ‚ÄúThe Trial of Lizzie Borden‚ÄĚ is a *fresh* telling of the Gilded Age murder case that captured worldwide attention and continues to exert a dark ...
Book Review: A Season on Earth by Gerald Murnane ArtsHub
A fantastic introduction for serious fiction readers and a panoramic view of one of Melbournes most important literary characters.
‚ÄėThe Border‚Äô Is a Stunning and Timely Conclusion to Don Winslow‚Äôs Drug-War Trilogy - The New York Times
‚ÄėThe Border‚Äô Is a Stunning and Timely Conclusion to Don Winslow‚Äôs Drug-War Trilogy The New York Times
The third novel in this propulsive, violent series trains a fictional lens on some of today's most pressing issues, including the opioid crisis and political corruption.
Book reviews of the week Financial Times
From a frightening glimpse into the world's most sophisticated state censorship system to a look back at the sexual revolution and its fallout, here is a sampling of ...
Book Review: 'Vacuum In The Dark,' By Jen Beagin NPR
Jen Beagin is a wonderfully funny writer with a knack for serious subjects. Her exuberant new novel follows a young house cleaner who grew up too fast and is ...
Review: In ‚ÄėBlack Super Hero Magic Mama,‚Äô a grief-stricken mom gets comic-book counseling - Los Angeles Times
Review: In ‚ÄėBlack Super Hero Magic Mama,‚Äô a grief-stricken mom gets comic-book counseling Los Angeles Times
Sabrina, the single mother at the center of Inda Craig-Galv√°n's new play, ‚ÄúBlack Super Hero Magic Mama,‚ÄĚ is acutely aware of the various ways her son's life can ...
Book Review: 'Chronin,' By Alison Wilgus NPR
Let's hear it for cleverness! Sometimes a few modest, well-thought-out ideas can add up to an artistic creation as impactful as ‚ÄĒ and even more appealing than ...
Helen Oyeyemi is up to her old tricks in the dark, nutty Gingerbread: EW review - Entertainment Weekly News
Helen Oyeyemi is up to her old tricks in the dark, nutty Gingerbread: EW review Entertainment Weekly News
The author of 'Boy, Snow, Bird' and 'What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours' returns with another wildly inventive story.
Greece‚Äôs Fear and Yearning Crystallized in Fiction The New York Times
Good Will Come From the Sea,‚ÄĚ a story collection by Christos Ikonomou, captures the desperation of his country's citizens in the wake of economic devastation.
Book Review: 'The White Book,' By Han Kang NPR
Han Kang's new novel isn't quite a novel ‚ÄĒ it's a gorgeous, hard-to-categorize series of reflections, themed around the color white, on grief, mourning and what ...
How running helped a young mother cope with grief The Washington Post
Grief has a way of reawakening us to our own bodies. When Katie Arnold's father was diagnosed with cancer, she turned to running ‚ÄĒ not for speed or for fitness ...
Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli review ‚Äď border crossings The Guardian
A family of four, in which neither child is child to both parents, leaves New York and drives towards the borderlands of Arizona. In the back of the car, along with ...
Book Review: 'Dead Men's Trousers,' By Irvine Welsh NPR
Irvine Welsh catches up with Renton, Begbie, Sick Boy and Spud ‚ÄĒ now middle aged and gone their separate ways ‚ÄĒ for what he says is the last installment in ...
Browser reviews: Cultural confusion, human relations and true wit Irish Times
New novel from Fatima Bhutto, essays from Mary-Kay Wilmers and James Geary on wit.
Military Book Review Joshua Barney: Hero of the Revolution and 1812 Strategy Page
by Louis Arthur Norton. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2018. Pp. xxvi, 228+. Illus., maps, chron., notes, biblio., index. $24.95 paper. ISBN: 9781682473412.
Frans de Waal Embraces Animal Emotions in ‚ÄėMama‚Äôs Last Hug‚Äô The New York Times
In his new book, the renowned ethnologist argues that emotions are key to understanding both human and animal behavior.
Greg Iles bounced back from a catastrophic car crash with a monumental trilogy. He‚Äôs not done. - The Washington Post
Greg Iles bounced back from a catastrophic car crash with a monumental trilogy. He‚Äôs not done. The Washington Post
Cemetery Road‚ÄĚ is an absorbing crime story and an exploration of grief, betrayal and small-town corruption.
Review: Author Greg Bellerby makes the ‚Äėmasterwork‚Äô case for an overlooked Arthur Erickson house in West Vancouver - The Globe and Mail
Review: Author Greg Bellerby makes the ‚Äėmasterwork‚Äô case for an overlooked Arthur Erickson house in West Vancouver The Globe and Mail
Greg Bellerby's Eppich House II: The Story of an Arthur Erickson Masterwork makes a strong argument for the architect's late-Modernist jewel.
Chills, Thrills and Spills: How Alex Honnold Conquered El Capitan The New York Times
Mark Synnott's ‚ÄúThe Impossible Climb‚ÄĚ is a memoir, an exploration of rock-climbing culture and a white-knuckle account of his buddy Honnold's Yosemite feat.
‚ÄėPet Sematary‚Äô Film Review: Stephen King Remake Digs Up Fresh New Scares TheWrap
Stephen King's "Pet Sematary" is a terrifying story about death that still leaves audiences with much to think about long after the credits roll.
Book reviews: White saviours in darkly comic relief Metro Newspaper UK
THE prolific Dave Eggers is one of the most prominent writers plugged into the US today, with a keen eye in particular for its international standing and treatment ...
Horizon by Barry Lopez review ‚Äď magnificent on the natural world, and furious too The Guardian
I first encountered Barry Lopez's work in 1997, buying a copy of Arctic Dreams from a Vancouver bookshop because I was attracted by the picture of an iceberg ...
Invisible Women by Caroline Criado Perez ‚Äď review | Books The Guardian
The activist has assembled a dossier on gender inequality that demands urgent action.
In the Closet of the Vatican review: Incredible detailing of homosexuality in church Irish Times
Fr√©d√©ric Martel's hugely entertaining read is disappointingly loose with the facts. Cardinal Angelo Sodano is ‚Äúthe 'villain' of this book‚ÄĚ. File photograph: Franco ...
Military Book Review Rome and the Making of a World State, 150 BCE-20 CE Strategy Page
by Josiah Osgood. Cambridge & New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. Pp. x, 278. Illus., maps, tables, references, biblio., index. $28.99 paper.
The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future by David Wallace-Wells ‚Äď review The Guardian
This bracing account of the many predictions and uncertainties around climate change is designed to startle and shake us.
Most novelists avoid all mentions of Donald Trump. Mark Doten went the other direction. - The Washington Post
Most novelists avoid all mentions of Donald Trump. Mark Doten went the other direction. The Washington Post
Trump Sky Alpha‚ÄĚ is speculative fiction as burning ring of fire.
Military Book Review 'War Stuff: The Struggle for Human and Environmental Resources in the American Civil War' - Strategy Page
Military Book Review 'War Stuff: The Struggle for Human and Environmental Resources in the American Civil War' Strategy Page
by Joan E. Cashin. Cambridge & New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. Pp. xii, 260. Illus., maps, notes, biblio., index. $24.99 paper.
New York Times Rewrites History Claiming Most Jaffa Arabs Expelled in 1948 - Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America
New York Times Rewrites History Claiming Most Jaffa Arabs Expelled in 1948 Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America
On April 26, 1948, General Sir Alan Cunningham, the British High Commissioner for Palestine, wrote to Arthur Creech-Jones, the Colonial Secretary, about the ...
Male and female writers' media coverage reveals 'marked bias' The Guardian
The Emilia Report, named after England's first published female poet, analysed the fortunes of writers of opposite sexes in the same market areas.
The Awfully Big Adventure by Paul Morley review ‚Äď how (not) to think about Michael Jackson - The Guardian
The Awfully Big Adventure by Paul Morley review ‚Äď how (not) to think about Michael Jackson The Guardian
Paul Morley, ex-NME writer, sometime musician and cantankerous TV talking head, no doubt didn't plan for his masterwork on Michael Jackson to appear ...
Military Book Review Mussolini and Hitler: The Forging of the Fascist Alliance Strategy Page
by Christian Goeschel. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. Pp. x, 290+. Illus., notes, biblio., index. $30.00. ISBN: 0300178832. Parsing the ‚ÄúBrutal ...
I Will Never See the World Again by Ahmet Altan review ‚Äď writing behind bars The Guardian
To review certain books seems like an impertinence. This is one of them. It speaks for itself with such clarity, certainty and wisdom that only one thing needs to be ...
Dave Eggers' The Parade has a light touch, but it's stylish and slick The Independent
The central image in Dave Eggers's latest novel, The Parade, is a gleaming road in the process of completion. Designed to connect the urban north and rural ...
Military Book Review The Final Act: The Helsinki Accords and the Transformation of the Cold War - Strategy Page
Military Book Review The Final Act: The Helsinki Accords and the Transformation of the Cold War Strategy Page
by Michael Cotey Morgan. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018. Pp. xvi, 400. Notes., biblio., index. $35.00. ISBN: 069117606X. Setting the Soviets Up for ...
Review: David Bezmozgis makes a successful return to short stories with Immigrant City - The Globe and Mail
Review: David Bezmozgis makes a successful return to short stories with Immigrant City The Globe and Mail
Rather than talk about the themes in David Bezmozgis's new book, I'd rather quote a few of the sentences that make reading him such a joy. ‚ÄúShe eyed me ...
The Inventor review ‚Äď ordinary documentary about extraordinary crime The Guardian
The fascinating story of Elizabeth Holmes and the Theranos scandal is frustratingly underexplored in Alex Gibney's disappointing new film.
‚ÄėThe Image Book‚Äô: Jean-Luc Godard‚Äôs mesmerizing ride through a century of cinema - Kansas City Star
‚ÄėThe Image Book‚Äô: Jean-Luc Godard‚Äôs mesmerizing ride through a century of cinema Kansas City Star
Now 87, Jean-Luc Godard looks at the world the way Alfred Hitchcock photographed James Stewart's panic attack at the top of the fateful bell tower in ‚ÄúVertigo.‚ÄĚ
Military Book Review White Hat: The Military Career of Captain William Philo Clark Strategy Page
by Mark J. Nelson. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2018. Pp. xvi, 262. Illus., maps, notes, biblio., index. $29.95. ISBN: 0806161221. A Young Officer in ...
Military Book Review Progressives in Navy Blue: Maritime Strategy, American Empire, and the Transformation of US Naval Identity, 1873-1898 - Strategy Page
Military Book Review Progressives in Navy Blue: Maritime Strategy, American Empire, and the Transformation of US Naval Identity, 1873-1898 Strategy Page
by Scott Mobley. Annaoplis: Naval Institute Press, 2018. Pp. xii, 412. Illus., tables, figures, notes, biblio., index. $34.95. ISBN: 9781682471937. The Navy and the ...
One young woman's tale of survival in savage post-apocalyptic Ireland Independent.ie
Reading George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four in 1977 left its mark on me. I was barely in my teens and figured it could all still happen, there was time enough.
How The Times Avoids Conflicts of Interest in Book Reviews The New York Times
Pamela Paul and two other editors of The New York Times Book Review explain how they use the section's long tradition as a ‚Äúpolitical Switzerland‚ÄĚ to try to ...
MWPA Saves Local Book Reviews with Boost from Stephen King Publishers Weekly
Backed by social media support from author and Maine resident Stephen King, a petition and lobbying effort by the Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance has ...
The Most-Read Book Reviews of 2018 Publishers Weekly
We review more than 8000 books per year, and these were the 10 most-read reviews of books published in 2018.
Christopher Lehmann-Haupt‚Äôs Most Memorable Book Reviews The New York Times
Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, the influential critic who died earlier this week, wrote some 4,000 reviews and essays during his three-decade tenure covering ...
How The New York Times Book Review Chooses Its Reviewers New York Times
Stephen King, a recent Times reviewer, wrote back in 30 seconds and was a ‚Äúdream‚ÄĚ to edit. It's not always that easy.
Book Review: 'American Spy,' By Lauren Wilkinson NPR
Lauren Wilkinson's debut novel follows the life and career of an African American FBI agent who's recruited by the CIA to aid in the overthrow of a charismatic ...
Book Review: 'Enchant√©e,' By Gita Trelease NPR
Gita Trelease's new novel follows a young woman trying to support her family in Paris on the eve of the French Revolution, using trickery and a little real magic to ...
Execution - A Book Summary
You've got the brilliant ideas and the smart people, and the market is just ready for you. But why hasn't your big business taken off as you predicted? Maybe the conundrum is in your execution.
Book Excerpt: Give Me a Home Where the Dairy Cows Roam
When I reached the top of the driveway after in receipt of off the instruct bus one April afternoon, I couldn't help but admiration why Dad was durable on the steps next to the tractor.I had never seen my vicar use a ladder to fix a tractor.
Erasure and the Othering of Texts
Percival Everett's Cutting takes a look at how racism affects a mixture of aspects of our lives that we may be naive of. An exceptional illustration of this is when Ellison ventures into the bookstore to look for his novel only to apprehend that they are in the Africa-American copy section.
Giving Criticism or Characters Reviews of Bad Stuff
Some book reviewers say that when they don't like a book, they austerely don't appraisal it. I'd love to take the easy way out, but when I think about it from a reader's perspective? I want to know when a book sucks.
Book Excerpt: Give Me a Home Where the Dairy Cows Roam -- 5
May-Day!The drill bus had long since gone over the last hill for the main road one day when I set my books on the kitchen table and hasty into the existing room to talk to my mother.Mom was meeting in her darling easy chair by the conjure up window, and her crutches were laid neatly on the floor next to the chair where she could reach them.
IZEE Emergent Up In A Cataloguing Camp: Certainty Intertrude Add Connecting Ch1 and Ch2
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Book Summary: First, Break All The Rules
Based on a gargantuan examine study conducted by the Gallup Organization connecting 80,000 managers crosswise another industries, this book explores the challenge of many companies - attaining, custody and measuring member of staff satisfaction. Ascertain how great managers attract, hire, focus, and keep their most talented employees!Key Ideas:1.
Second Eden Book Review
"Carlton Austin has crafted a breathtaking piece of work in Second Eden - an action-packed apprehension crime novel with a little romance and some fundamentals of discipline fiction. Its beautifully deliberate cover incorporates gorgeous imagery depicting scenes inside the plot and the book is existing in both hard and soft cover.
Magic Tricks - Book Reviews
Since the 1950's, Coin Magic by J.B.
The Leadership Challenge - AchieveMaxģ Top Ten Book Review
The Leadership Challenge: The Most Trusted Find on Apt a Beat Boss by James M. Kouzes & Barry Z.
Ideas Are Free - A Book Summary
Without great ideas, no business can stay afloat, much less flourish. Managers and top executives are constantly struggling to come up with big ones - creative marketing strategies, ingenious cost-cutting schemes and other corporate solutions that will save time and money and build up productivity.
The Isaiah Effect, by Greg Braden
Why do some prayers seem to be answered while others not? "The cloak-and-dagger of prayer lies away from the words of praise, the incantations, and the metrical chants to the `powers that be."We are only using a small part of the "equation" of prayer and those essentials that we are absent are emotion, thought, and feeling; it is these essentials that when appropriately aligned are the formula for creation.
Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince - A Review
If copy was a religion, it shall be easy to deem 'Harry Potter and the half-blood prince' as the last but one blasphemy, an extreme sacrilege. A book that discredits its own magnitude, it is a joke in the Queens' English that boldly illustrates the claim for its anguished ineptitude.
Atlantis Rises Book
Chapter one: Baby on the doorstep.It was one of those cold and dark chill nights of England when a big name knocks on Dr.
72 Hour Hold
Bebe Moore Campbell weaves a tale of indefatigable love and pain in her most modern novel 72 Hour Hold. 72 Hour Hold tells the story of Keri, a flourishing owner of an fashionable Los Angeles Boutique whose beautiful, able 18 year old daughter has been diagnosed with bi-polar disorder.
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Twin Falls, Gooding, Jerome, ID, and Regional Financially viable Outlook for 2005
Twin Falls Financially viable Article done by me; Twin Falls, ID has aptitude for further car washes, Conscript Centers and cell washing units. Twin Falls has an adequate amount of water in their reservoirs to make it all the way through the Summer for farmers and crop growing industries.
10 Best How-To Books Ever Written
Somebody once said there are more book titles establishment with the words "how to" than with something else. Conceivably that's for the reason that we all want to learn to do equipment better.
A Monster Named Criney who Makes Kids Whiney - Review
Excellent! The best offspring book of this genre that I have had the pleasure to review!A Monster Named Criney Who Makes Kids Whiney by Heather Zuckerman can be classified as a juvenile fiction geared for family aged among three and seven. Mood-setting brilliant color full pages greet the booklover upon opening the heavy-duty cover.
The Southwest Airlines Way - AchieveMaxģ Top Ten Book Review
Over the years, a number of books and countless magazine and newspaper articles have been printed about Southwest Airlines. Many MBA programs highlight the Southwest structure, its culture, its CEO, its low fares and other reasons as to why it is the clear spot in an if not cheerlessly drama industry.
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