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  • Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for November 23rd, 2019

    Sponsored by Andersen Productions. These deals were active as of this writing, but may expire soon, so get them while they’re hot! Today’s Featured Deals Go: A Coming of Age Novel by Kazuki Kaneshiro, translated by Takami Nieda for $0.99. Get it here, or just click on the cover image below. …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-11-23By S. Zainab Williams
  • Searing Literary Explorations About Racial Stereotypes

    Language is the building block of stereotypes. And stereotyping narratives affect people in all sorts of direct and indirect ways, even including their health. For instance, research suggests that medical professionals’ clinical work is influenced by stereotypes about race groups. Some of this may be understandable. Medical staff are sometimes …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-11-23By Christine Ro
  • Giveaway: Bas Bleu Book a Month 2020 Package

    This giveaway is sponsored by Bas Bleu Bookseller. What’s the best prize ever? A year full of books! Bas Bleu is giving away five of our bestselling Bas Bleu Book a Month 2020 packages, an eclectic collection of top-notch fiction and nonfiction titles curated especially for avid readers. To enter, …
    Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-11-23By Vanessa Diaz
  • In the Jersey Suburbs, a Bookstore Whose Vibe Is Pure Narnia
    Montclair Book Center is 9,000 square feet of nooks, alcoves, labyrinths and warrens. “It’s like a time machine,” one customer says. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-11-23
  • The Authorized Life of the Iron Lady
    Charles Moore discusses the final volume of his biography of Margaret Thatcher, and Adrienne Brodeur talks about her memoir, “Wild Game.” …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-11-22
  • How the Book Review Makes Its ‘10 Best’ List
    Rigorous debate narrows a wide-open field as the year progresses. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Kids Have Questions. These Picture Books Have Answers.
    New books from Isabelle Arsenault, Grant Snider and more speak to children’s curiosity about everything from the color of nighttime to difficult stuff in the news. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-11-22
  • The Martians Are Coming!
    ‘The War of the Worlds’ has been a novel and a radio broadcast. Now, an artist reimagines H.G. Wells’s extraterrestrial tale in graphic form. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Eight Audiobook Classics Written, and Narrated, by Women
    Contemporary recordings breathe new life into such books as “To the Lighthouse,” “Jane Eyre” and “The Handmaid’s Tale.” …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Charlotte Brontë and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Before the World Knew Them
    New graphic biographies of the novelist and the Supreme Court justice show the determined paths they followed, from quietly rebellious girlhoods to full-on iconhood. …
    Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-11-22

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