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ArtsBeat: Sinead O’Connor’s Memoir Promises Deep-Dish Dirt

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 8:44am
The Irish singer said, “I look forward to dishing the sexual dirt on everyone I’ve ever slept with” in the book, coming in March 2016.






Bookends: Is This a Golden Age for Women Essayists?

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 8:00am
Cheryl Strayed and Benjamin Moser discuss the current generation of women essayists.






Martin Amis’s ‘Zone of Interest’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 2:14pm
Auschwitz serves as the backdrop to Martin Amis’s novel of intimacy and moral collapse.






ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: Walter Isaacson’s ‘The Innovators’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 2:23pm
Mr. Isaacson discusses his new book, and John Branch talks about “Boy on Ice.”






ArtsBeat: Early Sherlock Holmes Film Discovered in Paris

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 10:42am
A 1916 silent film starring William Gillette as the detective was found in the archive of the Cinémathèque française.






Editors’ Choice

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:50am
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.

Paperback Row

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:43am
Paperback books of particular interest.

Crime: Archer Mayor's 'Proof Positive,' and More

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:37am
Archer Mayor’s “Proof Positive” is about the death of a reclusive hoarder, a photojournalist who had suffered a brain injury in Vietnam.

'Lovely, Dark, Deep,' by Joyce Carol Oates

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:37am
Thirteen stories explore the realities of advancing age and vitality on the decline.

'The Half Has Never Been Told,' by Edward E. Baptist

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:37am
A historian argues that the slave states were not a world apart but were crucial to American development.

‘The Impulse Society,’ by Paul Roberts

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:37am
What happens when instant gratification becomes the guiding force in our social, political and economic lives?

‘On Immunity,’ by Eula Biss

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:33am
Eula Biss examines the myth and metaphor surrounding immunization, as well as her personal choices as a mother.

‘Flirting With French,’ by William Alexander

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:32am
Can you learn a new language and culture in middle age?

'I'll Drink to That,' by Betty Halbreich With Rebecca Paley

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:32am
A report on a career of advising Bergdorf Goodman’s clients.

New Books About Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:32am
Biographies of Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli highlight their similarities and their differences.

‘Women in Clothes,’ by Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits, Leanne Shapton and Many More

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:31am
In “Women in Clothes,” more than 600 women respond to a survey about how they present themselves.

Charles M. Blow’s ‘Fire Shut Up in My Bones’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:30am
In this memoir, the Times columnist Charles M. Blow describes how he surmounted his rage at childhood mistreatment.

‘Lila,’ by Marilynne Robinson

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:30am
A young woman with a past of hardship and suffering makes a new start in Gilead, Iowa.

Inside the List

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:30am
Oprah Winfrey has propelled many books onto the best-seller list, but her collection “What I Know for Sure” — No. 6 on the advice and how-to list — is the first best seller that is all her own.

The Shortlist: Katherine Howe's 'Conversion,' and More

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:29am
New books by Isabel Gillies, Carl Hiaasen, Katherine Howe and Rick Yancey.
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