Young Adult

YA Wednesday: Markus Zusak's Top 10 Books List

The much beloved YA novel, The Book Thief celebrates ten years in print this month. It's a book often found on readers' top 10 lists (mine included) so we wondered what books are on author Markus Zusak's favorites list?

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What to Read This Spring...

Around here the daffodils are in bloom but the rain is still coming down--spring has arrived. So what to read this drizzly (or for some, snow blown) season? We've got a few ideas...

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Round 2 Results for the Great Literary Tournament

It's getting messy, folks! We received almost 20,000 votes to whittle the bracket down to these sixteen book characters who are still (barely) standing after their hard-fought skirmishes. Fun facts about round two: Carrie (from Stephen King’s Carrie) and Marvel’s...

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Round 1 Results for the Great Literary Tournament

Sixty-four book characters faced off in round one of our bookish March Madness this week, and you, our readers, chose your champions. Fun facts: Winnie-the-Pooh decimated Martin the Warrior (Redwall) with the largest lead, winning 86% of the votes versus...

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Memoirs of a Not Altogether Shy Pornographer

Weekend Reading

In this edition of Weekend Reading, surprising sauciness from Trotsky's former bodyguard, a big romance in a small book, a young adult novel that examines technology's influence on our world, and more.

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March's Celebrity Picks: Cassandra Clare's Favorite Reads

Cassandra Clare, author of the best-selling Mortal Instruments series, just released Lady Midnight, the first book in a new Shadowhunters saga, and it's already a fan favorite. In our March Celebrity Picks feature, Clare talks about three of her recent favorite reads.

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The Great Literary Tournament: The Bracket Is Revealed

In the spirit of March Madness, the Amazon Book Review reveals its bracket for the Great Literary Tournament. Which character will win each challenge? You, the readers, will decide.

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2015 Nebula Award Finalists Announced

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America recently announced their Nebula Award and Andre Norton Award finalists.

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Talking with Pierce Brown about “Morning Star”

Author Pierce Brown talks to the Amazon Book Review about his rocky start as an author, his smashing series finale with “Morning Star,” and how his favorite karaoke song led to one of the series’ strongest characters.

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YA Wednesday: February's Best Books

Historical novels, horsemen of the apocalypse, a stunning sequel and more on our list of February favorites...

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