The Best Mysteries And Thrillers of 2017

It's never easy picking the best of anything. Best car, best burger, best book... it's all subjective. Plus, our favorite book falls into an entirely different category than our favorite car or burger. A book is more than a commodity. It's a book. That said, the goal of our editorial...

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The Story of "Here We Are" with Oliver Jeffers

Celebrated picture book artist and author Oliver Jeffers talks about writing his latest book for his young son and allows us inside his studio during the process.

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Celebrity Picks: Tina Brown's Favorite Reads of 2017

Tina Brown, who turned magazine journalism on its head, tells us which three books grabbed her attention in 2017 and wouldn't let go.

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Celebrity Picks: Sarah J. Maas' Favorite Reads of 2017

The author of two popular YA series, Throne of Glass and A Court of Thorns and Roses, tells us about her three favorite reads of the year.

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Kindle 10 Years

10 Years, 10 Books—A Look Back at Kindle Best Sellers

Ten years of top-selling Kindle eBooks, from thrillers to a timeless classic.

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Celebrity Picks: Amy Tan's Favorite Reads of 2017

Find out what Amy Tan likes to read when she's not writing.

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The Winners of the 2017 National Book Awards

Last night, at the 2017 National Book Awards ceremony in New York, judges announced the winners of the annual prize in four categories: Young People's Literature, Poetry, Nonfiction, and Fiction.

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The Best Books of the Year: "Beartown"

We've placed Frederik Backman's novel about the hopes of a small town and its junior ice hockey team at number three in our list for the best books of 2017. Read our interview with the author, first published in September 2017.

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Celebrity Picks: Tim O'Reilly's Favorite Reads of 2017

When Tim O'Reilly speaks, Silicon Valley listens. So maybe we should listen, too.

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Weird Science: South Pole Edition

What strange experiments are going on in Antarctica? Find out with these five things you should know about the IceCube Observatory from The Telescope in the Ice author Mark Bowen.

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