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10 books to read in April

Haruki Murakami, Rachel Kushner and Helen Oyeyemi have new books this month.
  • Mar 30, 2021

‘Vera’ bears witness to the lives ruined by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake

Carol Edgarian’s historical novel follows a 15-year-old survivor.
  • Mar 8, 2021

10 books to read in March

Amanda Gorman’s viral inaugural poem hits shelves, as does Walter Isaacson’s latest.
  • Mar 2, 2021

Melissa Broder’s ‘Milk Fed’ is a delectable exploration of physical and emotional hunger

A woman, rigid in her diet, finally gives in to her cravings in Broder’s follow-up to “The Pisces.”
  • Feb 9, 2021

10 books to read in February

A Pulitzer Prize winner and a National Book Award finalist have new books headed our way.
  • Feb 2, 2021

Ed Tarkington’s ‘The Fortunate Ones’ has echoes of ‘Gatsby,’ as a boy becomes enthralled by high society

Though the novel is far from derivative, aspects of “The Fortunate Ones” pay homage to a slew of classic novels.
  • Jan 5, 2021

10 books to read in January

A Booker Prize finalist is among this month’s picks.
  • Dec 29, 2020

The ‘Younger’ sequel, ‘Older,’ has a lot of wisdom between its one-liners

The novel that launched a television hit has a new installment, and it’s as winning as the first.
  • Dec 22, 2020

In ‘The Berlin Girl,’ a British journalist uncovers terrible secrets in 1937 Germany

Author Mandy Robotham’s historical novel pays homage to such real-life journalists as Sigrid Schultz and Martha Gellhorn.
  • Dec 15, 2020

10 books to read in December

If you still have holiday shopping to do, perhaps one of these books will fit the bill.
  • Dec 1, 2020