List: Have you read all 100 of these children's books?

USAToday Books - 3 hours 20 min ago

Amazon issues a roundup of kids' books that adults can enjoy, too.

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Maeve Binchy bio delivers just part of the story

USAToday Books - 4 hours 37 min ago

Author shines analyzing Binchy's novels, but only skims the surface on her life story.

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Eminent writer William Gass turns 90

St. Louis Book Blog - 6 hours 44 min ago
Books of short stories and essays will be published next year.
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Rabe, Wolcott, Bidart among winners of PEN awards

St. Louis Book Blog - 7 hours 4 min ago
Playwright David Rabe, critic James Wolcott and poet Frank Bidart are among this year's writers honored by the PEN American Center, a literary and human rights organization. 
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PEN American Literary Award winners announced

USAToday Books - 7 hours 28 min ago

Frank Bidart, David Rabe and James Wolcott are among the winners.

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Love in the Stacks: RWA from the POV of our Librarian of the Year

USAToday Books - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 23:57

HEA contributor and RWA Librarian of the Year Sean Gilmartin shares his experience at RWA's national conference.

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State of Romance: Finding passion in Maryland

USAToday Books - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 23:23

HEA contributor Kim Lowe explores romances set in Maryland. Nora Roberts' Chesapeake Bay Saga, anyone?

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Haruki Murakami book excerpted in Slate

USAToday Books - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 16:09

'Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage' hits U.S. bookshelves Aug. 12.

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'Mockingbird,' 'Harry Potter' among influential novels by women

St. Louis Book Blog - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:12
"To Kill a Mockingbird" has been voted the most influential novel by a woman in a British poll.
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'Ulysses' to become virtual reality game

USAToday Books - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 14:10

An Irish filmmaker is bringing a particularly daunting passage of the novel to life.

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New Nixon book mines White House tapes

USAToday Books - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:56

New Nixon transcripts show the highs and lows of his White House.

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George R.R. Martin to focus on books, not show

USAToday Books - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:47

The author says he won't write a season five 'Game of Thrones' episode.

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The truth hurts in 'Big Little Lies'

USAToday Books - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 10:26

The moms in the followup to 'The Husband's Secret' have their own little secrets.

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'Lucky Us,' for getting a new Amy Bloom novel

USAToday Books - Sun, 07/27/2014 - 05:03

The adventures of two sisters in the 1940s.

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Books: New and noteworthy

USAToday Books - Sun, 07/27/2014 - 05:02

Liane Moriarty's new novel 'Big Little Lies' is on sale July 29.

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Philby case a tale of old-school ties, betrayal

USAToday Books - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 13:12

British case is the template for classic intelligence moles.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

USAToday Books - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 05:04

Spend your weekend rocking out to Bob Stanley's brilliant pop history.

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'Up the Down Staircase' writer Bel Kaufman dead at 103

USAToday Books - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 16:32

She died Friday at her home in Manhattan.

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Dr. Seuss is on the loose again in new collection

USAToday Books - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 13:09

Four 'largely forgotten' magazine stories from the 1950s.

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The scariest books horror authors have read

USAToday Books - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:00

Bookish asked nine horror aficionados to choose one book that keeps them up at night.

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