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  A Debut Novel Unfolds Over 48 Tense Hours in London Guy Gunaratne’s “In Our Mad and Furious City,” longlisted for the Man Booker Prize, is told in alternating viewpoints after a murder roils the city. … Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2018-12-11 Discussion Questions for ‘There Will Be No Miracles Here’ Casey Gerald’s memoir is our December pick for the PBS NewsHour-New York Times book club, “Now Read This.” … Source: The New York Times – … Read More

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  A Bestselling Writer on Big (Overrated) Romantic Gestures Yes, the men on her book covers are usually shirtless. Yes, her heroes are often wealthy. But bestselling author Lauren Blakely wants to make something clear: Size—of muscles, egos, bank accounts, etc.—isn’t everything, especially when it comes to romantic gestures. To mark the release of her new salacious read, … Source: GoodreadsPublished on 2018-12-11 Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for December 11th, 2018 Sponsored by Book Riot’s 10 Best Nonfiction … Read More

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  A Memoir That Might Inspire You to Break a Sweat Peter Sagal, the host of “Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me!” on NPR, writes about the rigors and rewards of his life as a runner in “The Incomplete Book of Running.” … Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2018-12-10 The Best Poetry of 2018 The Book Review’s poetry columnist, David Orr, picks 10 collections worth your attention. … Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2018-12-10 … Read More

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  Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for December 10th, 2018 Sponsored by Penguin Random House Audio Today’s Featured Deals The Library at Mount Char by Scott Hawkins for $1.99. Get it here, or just click on the cover image below. Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri for $2.99. Get it here, or just click on the cover image below. Magic … Source: Book RiotPublished on 2018-12-10By Amanda Nelson John le Carré’s Next Novel to Land in 2019 “Agent Running in the Field” … Read More

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  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 top books Goodreads members can’t wait to read, which we measure by how many times a … Source: GoodreadsPublished on 2018-12-09 Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for December 9th, 2018 Sponsored by MIRA Books and The Image of You by Adele Parks. Today’s … Read More

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