Best of the Month

George Saunders: It's All About Suckage-Avoidance

Our colleagues over at Audible Range recently spoke with the inimitable George Saunders about his new (and first) novel, Lincoln in the Bardo, as well as the extraordinary audio edition featuring a cast of 166, including Nick Offerman, David Sedaris, and Lena Dunham.

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of March

There are some heavy hitters in our Best Mysteries & Thrillers of March. Here are some of the top books...

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The Best Books of the Month: Biographies & Memoirs

Some of our favorites from March, including Ariel Levy's The Rules Do Not Apply ("a memoir sparkling with insight on grief and grit"), Papa Hemingway's secret travels through the underground of spies and spooks, and a collection drawing from 20 years of the award-winning storytelling program, The Moth.

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Wouldn't You Like to Get Away?

In 1986, Christopher Knight stepped into the Maine woods and stayed there for 27 years, never speaking to another soul. So what makes him - and other hermits - tick? The Stranger in the Woods author Michael Finkel breaks down the common experiences shared by all recluses.

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Amazon's Best Books of March: Today's Releases

Our favorite debut, two terrific memoirs, and a novel for fans of "The Martian"...

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Best science fiction and fantasy of March

The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of March

A new series-starter from John Scalzi, a fantastic retelling of Beauty and the Beast, and the story of New York City ravaged by floods are among our picks for the best science fiction and fantasy books of March.

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"Inciting the Reader to Create a Better World": Jami Attenberg on Books that Improve Empathy

Reading is revolutionary! Discover books that promote kindness, remind us of our humanity, and inspire us to be our best selves...

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The Best History Books of March

In which we round up the Best History Books of March.

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Best Books of the Month: Nonfiction

A few of our favorite factual books of March, including a collection of spectacular images from our Solar System, a perfect book for word nerds (like us), and one that might make you want to put down your phone - but not before you read this.

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Amazon's Best Books of March: Today's Releases

H.P. Lovecraft, the perils of technology, six methods for learning better, and more...

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