No Country for Old Men

In honor of Peyton Manning's victory over death and inexorable time, a list of writers over retirement age with new books coming this year.

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Essential Reads: Books for Surviving Valentine’s Day

A Essential Reads list that includes at least one perfect book that will match whichever mood zaps through you when you think, “Whoa, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner!?”

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The Summer Before the War

Weekend Reading

Beware the Ides of March! Only there is nothing foreboding about the crop of titles being released in a month or so, many of which are featured in this edition of Weekend Reading. There's the latest from the likes of Helen Simonson, Helen Oyeyemi, and National Book Award winner...

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Attention Readers: It's National Reading Day

Celebrate by giving a kid--or anyone--a book.

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"Lonely, Intensely Difficult, and Generally Torturous"

Reza Aslan, author of the 2013 bestseller Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth, interviews artist Molly Crabapple about her new memoir, Drawing Blood.

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The Doctor Who Became a Patient

Amazon Editorial Director Sara Nelson on When Breath Becomes Air, Paul Kalanithi's moving, posthumous account of his struggle with terminal cancer.

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Orphan X

Amazon's Best Books of January: Part Two

The introduction of a budding Lee Child, riveting nonfiction set in Rwanda and Los Angeles, an affectionate tome that tugs at the heart strings, a follow-up to a beloved classic, and a fresh take on historical fiction--There truly is something...

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Major Ursa: "The Revenant" as an Excuse to Talk About Bears

A list of books about grizzly bears and grizzly people, inspired by the opening of Leonardo DiCaprio's new film, The Revenant.

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Fates and Furies

Best Books of 2015: Fiction

If you're lucky, you stuffed yourself silly this Thanksgiving. And for those of you not engaging in the bloodsport that is Black Friday shopping, today is a day to decompress. What better way to do that than with a great...

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Best of November

Amazon's Best Books of November: Part Two

Yes, we just revealed our picks for the Best Books of 2015—a list that is compiled, in part, from culling Best of the Month selections. In fact, the November pick, The Witches, is included, and had we not had to...

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