Here are the Winners of the 2017 ITW Thriller Awards

The winners of the 2017 ITW Thriller Awards were announced this weekend at Thrillerfest by the International Thriller Writers. Here are the finalists in several categories, with winners listed at the top of each list. (Special callout to Anne Frasier, who is published by the Amazon Publishing imprint Thomas &...

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Weekend Reading

In this edition, a fun day at the zoo gone horribly wrong, beating the odds, a murder mystery, natural disasters, the cult of celebrity, and more...

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Celebrity Picks: Bill Nye

The mechanical engineer, crime-fighting speed-walker, and author of Everything All at Once shares the books he reads to sate his own curiosity. It's not all science for the Science Guy (but a lot of it is).

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A New Flock of Bird Books for Fledgling Readers

This flight of new bird books includes board books for the littlest lap readers and picture books rich with avian information for older kids.

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Not Much Just Chillin' - 10 Summer Thrillers to Help You Escape

'Tis the season for chilling thrillers.

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Best romances of July

The Best Romances of July

Whether you like cowboys, SEALs, librarians, or dukes, we have five excellent romance novels to recommend to you.

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A Debut Novel by a Young Irish Writer Influenced by J. D. Salinger

What makes this book such a pleasure to read is Rooney’s sure hand with dialogue, some of it in email and text messages, and the unsettling juxtaposition of her characters’ intellectual sophistication and their less straightforward behavior.

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The Best Nonfiction of the Year So Far

Including a "brief history" of humanity's future, a book by a word-nerd for word-nerds, and a couple of explorations of the darker corners of the internet.

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Destined for War

Forget Russia. Is War with China Inevitable?

Graham Allison's new book sees China as the nation we need to pay attention to. We talked with Allison about whether the U.S. and China are destined to clash, and what sparks--like North Korea--could ignite a war no one wants.

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

Something for speculative fiction fans, gripping nonfiction about a series of mysterious arsons that terrorized a community on the rural Virginia coast, and two impressive debuts...

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