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Paperbacks from Hell

, Grady Hendrix's ode to the "classic" horror fiction of the '70s and '80s.

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Good Me Bad Me

The Secret, Dangerous Lives of Teenagers in Ali Land's Chilling "Good Me Bad Me"

Ali Land talks with us about her mesmerizing debut novel about a girl whose mother is a serial killer.

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Let's Get Lost: Nicole Krauss talks about her new novel, "Forest Dark"

"At its heart, "Forest Dark" is about the idea of transformation, or metamorphosis in some sense, of leaving behind what is old and breaking old forms and somehow arriving at something new and unexpected."

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Sneak Peek: An Excerpt from Rick Riordan's "The Ship of the Dead"

Is it here yet? Not quite... Rick Riordan's latest, The Ship of the Dead releases on October 3rd, but you can get a glimpse at what's in store with this bite-size chapter excerpt...

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Gabriel Tallent talks about his hit debut, "My Absolute Darling"

"Growing up, books that had high stakes meant the world to me."

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Mark Millar Gives the Spy Genre a Kick in the ... Pants

Comics creator Mark Millar chats with us about the genesis of Kingsman and its brand-new sequel, which releases in theaters this weekend.

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The 2017 Kirkus Prize Finalists

Yesterday Kirkus Reviews announced the finalists for the fourth annual Kirkus Prizes in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Young Readers’ Literature.

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Fantasy Authors Soman Chainani & Victoria Aveyard on Writing...and a little about Game of Thrones

In this exclusive, two authors with incredibly popular series for young readers talk about their writing style, killing off characters, Harry Potter, and--because who isn't talking about it?--Game of Thrones.

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The Woman Who Couldn't Scream

“The Woman Who Couldn’t Scream”: Christina Dodd on Writing Suspense

With more than 50 novels and a fistful of short stories to her name, Christina Dodd knows how to craft a well-honed story. Here she speaks with us about writing suspense and concluding her Virtue Falls series with a stunning finale.

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Best Books of the Month: Literature and Fiction

New novels from Ken Follett and Mark Helprin, a family drama from National Book Award finalist Janet Peery, and more...

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