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Are These The Best Books Of 2011?

Posted 01.05.2012 | Books

Publishers Weekly released their top books of 2011 on Friday and it was quite an interesting list. According to their staff, the list is compiled of "...

On Our Radar: The Best Upcoming Books

Posted 10.31.2011 | Books

It may be sad that it's the end of summer, but every literature buff knowns that with that end comes all the great fall books. Here are some of our up...

Best Thriller Beach Reads

Rob Taub | Posted 09.23.2011 | Books
Rob Taub

Imagine an industry that sells over three billion products a year across the world. This is not an electronic gadget or a knife that can cut through a soda can, but rather a publishing genre known as the thriller. I am a thriller and crime fiction junkie.

Amazon Announces Best Books Of The Year So Far

financialpost.com | Posted 09.18.2011 | Books

Amazon.ca today announced their annual Best Books of the Year So Far list (http://www.amazon.ca/BestBooks2011). This list represents the top ten best ...

The 100 Best Non-Fiction Books

guardian.co.uk | Posted 08.15.2011 | Books

After keen debate at the Guardian's books desk, this is our list of the very best factual writing, organised by category, and then by date. ...

On Our Radar: Best Books Just Out Or Coming Soon We Thought You Should Know About

Posted 07.26.2011 | Books

Here's what's on our radar this week--everything from great summer reads to important human rights issues that we thought you'd want to know about. It...

7 Must-Read Books On The Future Of The Internet

Brain Pickings | Posted 07.25.2011 | Books

We're deeply fascinated by the evolution of media and the sociocognitive adaptations that go along with it, but perhaps even more so by the intellectu...

Huffpost Reporters' Picks: What They're Reading And Loving Now (PHOTOS)

Posted 07.17.2011 | Books

It's a wild and varied staff at Huffington Post and the reporters are avid readers. They've got favorites they're in the middle of reading and we thou...

On Our Radar: Books Coming Soon We Thought You Should Know About

Posted 07.12.2011 | Books

Books on our radar: what's just come out or about to come out that we think you should know about. Some have buzz, some will fly too low, but we wante...

PHOTOS: HuffPost Editors' Picks, Books We're Loving Right Now

Posted 06.30.2011 | Books

The reporters and editors on the Huffington Post staff are serious book lovers and we wanted to know what they're reading and loving now, hoping that ...

New York Times:

nytimes.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

FICTION & POETRY AMERICAN SUBVERSIVE. By David Goodwillie. (Scribner, $25.) A bombing unites a blogger and a beautiful eco-terrorist in this liter...

The Guardian Picks The 5 Best Lines From The Year's Best Books

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"A precocious anarchist, at 13 Sherman told me he was going to strip naked, except for a skullcap and an attaché case, then stump into Grodzinski's, ...

2010: The Year in Review From HuffPost Bloggers

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Huffington Post

2010-12-30-2010pull.jpg Find out what HuffPost bloggers loved and hated in 2010, the first year of a young decade or the last of an old one.

7 Best Small Press Books of the Decade

Lev Raphael | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Lev Raphael

Independent presses have been putting out books every bit as good as those published by New York's major houses. They typically don't get the same media attention or space in bookstores, so here are some of the best small press books of the decade.

Gift Guide: Coffee-Table Books On Intriguing Subjects

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Still searching for that perfect gift for your brother-in-law or a persnickety client? Coffee-table books might fit the bill, what with that suitable ...

Best Books 2010:

januarymagazine.blogspot.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Editor's note: This is the third segment of January Magazine's Best Books of 2010 feature. The first was Books for Children and Young Adults, and the ...

Best Books For Federal Leaders In 2010

Tom Fox | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

It's that time of year when many publications produce their lists of the best books from 2010. I'm going to embrace the concept of a list and share wi...

Best Cookbooks 2010

January Magazine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Editor's note: this is the second segment of January Magazine's Best Books of 2010 feature. The first was Books for Children and Young Adults, which r...

Best Nonfiction Books For Winning Family Arguments

npr.org | By Isabel Wilkerson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

It's an annual holiday tradition, usually served after a few glasses of wine, but before the turkey is carved: the long, drawn-out debate about curren...

Los Angeles Times Critic David Ulin's Favorite Books Of 2010

latimes.com | David L. Ulin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Here, in alphabetical order by title, are the 10 books that, over the last 12 months, most moved, inspired or beguiled me: my favorite books of 2010. ...

Best Jewish Book of 2010

Brad Hirschfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Brad Hirschfield

Most "Best of" lists tell us more about the list-makers than about anything else. This one is probably no different, but that doesn't mean that it isn't useful in to think about what were the best Jewish books of 2010.

Books For Christmas: Alternative Titles For The Holiday

guardian.co.uk | Benedicte Page | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Forget the celebrity memoirs, selling in their dispiriting droves to the imaginatively challenged in search of a Christmas present-by-numbers. Elsewhe...

UPDATED: Best Books 2010

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The lists are up, the decisions are out: publications across the globe have selected their favorite books of 2010. From Jonathan Franzen's "Freedom" t...

Decisions, Hell, And The Swedish Author Who Just Won't Go Away

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "Hell's Corner" by David Baldacci (Grand Central Publishing)...

Reading Over Thanksgiving

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.11.2011 | Books

For many, Thanksgiving represents not only the gathering of family and stuffing your face full of food, but also some well deserved time off to read. ...