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

The first novel in twenty years from the bestselling author of The God of Small Things, and more...

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What Shapes a Runner: Catriona Menzies-Pike on Writing "The Long Run"

Stepping into her running shoes for the first time, Catriona Menzies-Pike found a joy for running - along with much needed answers and a desire to understand those that started the journey before. Here she gives a look into what brought her to write her own story and the untold history of women in running.

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In this edition, stories by the author the Washington Post calls a "kinder, gentler John Irving," the biography of the man who built the Brooklyn Bridge, a good read for Goodfellas fans, and more...

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The Best History Books of June

There are some excellent history books coming out this June. Here's a sample.

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Nick Bilton on Silicon Valley Startups and the Silk Road

The author of American Kingpin considers the illegal goods website Silk Road against traditional startups that have changed our world.

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So You Want to Know More about Graphic Design?

Steven Heller, graphic design expert and longtime art director of The New York Times, recommends eleven essential books on his favorite subject.

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Botanist's Delight

Are you a plant lover, or is there one in your life? How about an art lover? Or a plant-art lover? If so, you owe it to yourself to take a look at Botanical Sketchbooks.

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In this edition, a book that will make you nostalgic for your banana seat bike, a memoir by the late, great Carrie Fisher, and a novel about a family of psychics...

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Rolling Stone Is 50. How Does It Feel?

Images from 50 Years of Rolling Stone, a celebration of the magazine's groundbreaking journalism, iconic photographs, and legendary contributors.

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As Seen Through Books

“The thing about a story is that you dream it as you tell it, hoping that others might then dream along with you, and in this way memory and imagination and language combine to make spirits in the head. There is the illusion of aliveness.” -Tim O'Brien

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