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The Girls

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

These Best of the Month selections, available starting today, offer the epic and the epically creepy...

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Wendy walker

Weekend Reading

In this edition of Weekend Reading, lots of depressing (but utterly riveting) books! I think the happiest one on this list is about the upending of two marriages, but hey, that could be a happy thing indeed...

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Laura Griffin

Laura Griffin Shines a Light on Cyber Crimes

Laura Griffin interviewed hackers and cyber crime investigators while researching her latest novel, Deep Dark. Learn what she discovered and how to protect yourself from dangers that are all too real.

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BookShots

James Patterson Wants Us to Read More

The prolific, best-selling author announces his new line of "BookShots": jam-packed, action- and dialogue-filled full experiences at 150 pages or less.

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Erin

"Writing Is a Weird Job"--Kate Hamer in Conversation with Fiona Barton

Two authors of best-selling psychological thrillers dish about unreliable narrators, balancing writing and promoting their books, and much, much more...

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The City of Mirrors

"A Book Is an Occurrence, and It Occurs Every Single Time It Moves Through the Mind of a Reader" - Our Interview with Justin Cronin, Author of "The Passage" Trilogy

During his book tour for The City of Mirrors, Justin Cronin swung by the Amazon.com offices to talk to us about the genesis of The Passage, the power of character, how fans have reacted to his books, and what he's working on next.

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Summer-Reading

Summer Reading: We're Going to Need a Bigger Bag

Sometimes you just can’t help using a cliché. So, with beach brain kicking in a little early this year, let me say.... It’s Summertime and the reading is... easy? Long? Light? Heavy? Full of pictures? All of the above, probably – as evidenced by our Summer Reading Roundup.

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Smokin' Numbers: A Soundtrack for Joe Hill's "The Fireman"

Joe Hill shares the songs he listened to while writing The Fireman, a chilling post-apocalyptic novel starring a scrappy nurse who loves Mary Poppins.

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Stoker winners

The Bram Stoker Award Winners

The winners of the Bram Stoker Awards received congratulations on May 14 at StokerCon in Las Vegas from the Horror Writers Association for creating the best works of horror and dark fantasy published in 2015. The list of finalists and...

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Bad Action

Lee Child and James Swain Discuss Con Games and "Bad Action"

Lee Child talks to Bad Action author James Swain (whom Child has called “The Shakespeare of casino stories”) about real-life scams, magic, and the thieves’ code.

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