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  • Françoise Gilot, 97, Does Not Regret Her Pablo Picasso Memoir
    In 1964, her book about a decade-long affair with the legendary artist was a succès de scandale. Now, it’s back in print. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-06-11
  • In ‘Let Me Not Be Mad,’ a Doctor Is One of His Own Case Studies
    A.K. Benjamin’s magnificently unsettling new book is about the “unraveling minds” of his patients, and his own history of mental illness. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-06-11
  • A Time-Twisting, Mind-Bending Novel, Perfect for Summer Reading
    Blake Crouch’s alternate-reality thriller, “Recursion,” explores identity, memory and the very things that make us human. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-06-11
  • Marriage Is a Mess in ‘Fleishman Is in Trouble’
    With her debut novel, Taffy Brodesser-Akner updates the midlife malaise story, starring a left-behind husband who suddenly becomes a single parent. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-06-11
  • Seeking the Real David Hockney Through Fact and Fiction
    A new novel and a restoration of the film “A Bigger Splash” expand our definition of art biography. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-06-11
  • He Hears America Singing Guns N’ Roses
    In “Nouns & Verbs: New and Selected Poems,” Campbell McGrath celebrates chain restaurants, rock music and the joyful raucous stupidity of pop culture. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-06-11
  • Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for June 11th, 2019

    Sponsored by This Was Our Pact by Ryan Andrews, and First Second These deals were active as of this writing, but may expire soon, so get them while they’re hot! Today’s Featured Deals The Dry by Jane Harper for $2.99. Get it here, or just click on the cover image below. …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-06-11By Amanda Nelson
  • 7 Great Books Hitting Shelves This Week

    Need another excuse to go to the bookstore this week? We’ve got you covered with the buzziest new releases of the day. To create our list, we focused on the books Goodreads members can’t wait to read, which we measure by how many times a book has …
    Source: GoodreadsPublished on 2019-06-11
  • Netflix Should Adapt These Dark Horse Comics

    As Disney+ begins to amp up for its streaming service release in November, Netflix has begun divesting itself of expensive Marvel shows like Daredevil, Iron Fist, Jessica Jones, the Punisher, and Luke Cage. Disney—which owns Marvel, Star Wars, Pixar, Fox, and Hulu (and possibly the world?)—started removing their content from …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-06-11By Sarah Ullery
  • Getting Started With Goodreads

    I don’t know how I avoided it for so long. During bookish conversations, friends, colleagues, and strangers have asked whether I’m on Goodreads since its launch in 2007. Until April, I answered no. Once upon a time, I kept my reading life private: a solitary act between me, books, and …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-06-11By Connie Pan

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