News
Jj

Legendary Editor Judith Jones Has Passed Away

"It is no exaggeration to say that she profoundly influenced not only the way America reads but also the way we cook." - Knopf Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Sonny Mehta

Read more
B5

Announcing the Man Booker Prize Longlist

Thirteen books made the longlist. Here they are.

Read more
TWIB-Shackleton200

This Week in Books: Comic-Con is on, Kermit gets fired and Antarctica is breaking up

A rundown of (some of) the news of the week, and the books behind the headlines.

Read more
Roy

The Best Books of the Year...So Far

Our favorites, published from January through June...

Read more
Lambda logo

The 2016 Lambda Literary Award Winners

Last week, the 29th annual Lammys celebrated works of excellence in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender literature. See which books won in fiction, nonfiction, mystery, biography/memoir, and more.

Read more
Bond

Farewell, Roger Moore

For many of us growing up, he was our Bond.

Read more
Margarita-Engle

Cuban-American Writer Becomes the Next Young People’s Poet Laureate

“I want to give gifts of poetry to children and teens who are being told by society that they don’t belong,” says Margarita Engle, the newly-appointed Young People’s Poet Laureate.

Read more
WBD650

World Book Day: From Books Deserts to Reading Oases

The leaders of three innovative charities bringing books to children worldwide talk to the Amazon Book Review about improving lives through literacy

Read more
5 authors  5 books

The Books That Made Them Writers

As World Book Day approaches, we’re thinking about the significance of giving books as gifts. The Amazon Book Review spoke to five talented writers about how gift books helped them find their voices.

Read more
PEN-America

PEN America Literary Awards: Books Across Borders

Last night, PEN America staff were turning away latecomers to the literary awards ceremony in the New School’s John L. Tishman auditorium. There simply weren’t enough seats for everyone who wanted to attend. This year’s event was a special one. Its theme of “Books Across Borders” addressed timely issues of...

Read more
|

Lists + Reviews

Best Books Literature + Fiction Nonfiction Kids + Young Adult Mystery, Thriller + Suspense Science Fiction + Fantasy Comics + Graphic Novels Romance Eating + Drinking

Authors

Interviews Guest Essays Celebrity Picks

News + Features

News Features Awards

Editors

Omnivoracious, The Amazon Book Review

Feeds Facebook Twitter YouTube