New York Times Best Sellers

Bookends: Which Books Do You Read Over and Over Again?

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 7:30am
Dana Stevens and Rivka Galchen discuss the books they return to, and why.






David Vann’s ‘Aquarium’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 4:00am
A seemingly chance encounter cracks open dark family secrets in David Vann’s novel.

Neil Gaiman’s ‘Trigger Warning’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 4:00am
In horror stories and science fiction, fairy tales and poetry, Neil Gaiman explores the transformative power of imagination.

Laura van den Berg’s ‘Find Me’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:32am
Laura van den Berg’s heroine picks her way across an American wasteland, searching for the mother who abandoned her.






Irvine Welsh’s ‘The Sex Lives of Siamese Twins’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:32am
Irvine Welsh’s tale of abduction and mutual obsession.






‘The Age of Dignity,’ by Ai-jen Poo With Ariane Conrad

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:32am
Changing how society deals with caregiving.






‘Why Not Say What Happened,’ by Morris Dickstein

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:32am
A memoir mixes biography and intellectual history.






Bookends: James Baldwin Denounced Richard Wright’s ‘Native Son’ As a ‘Protest Novel.’ Was He Right?

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:32am
Ayana Mathis and Pankaj Mishra discuss Baldwin’s indictment of “Native Son,” which was published 75 years ago.






ArtsBeat: Marina Abramovic to Publish a Memoir in 2016

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 8:09am
The book, to be published by Crown Archetype, will coincide with the artist’s 70th birthday.






‘Please Stop Helping Us’ and ‘Shame’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 3:00am
Two black conservatives argue that a sense of victimhood, not social forces, creates problems for African-Americans.

ArtsBeat: Inside The New York Times Book Review: Elliot Ackerman’s ‘Green on Blue’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 11:58am
Tom Bissell discusses “Green on Blue,” and John Hooper talks about “The Italians.”






Paperback Row

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:52am
Paperback books of particular interest.






Editors’ Choice

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:51am
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.






Inside the List

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:51am
Helen Macdonald, whose memoir “H Is for Hawk” is No. 8 on the hardcover nonfiction list, has become something of a sensation in her native England.






‘Hell and Good Company,’ by Richard Rhodes

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:51am
Richard Rhodes offers an anecdotal — and technological — history of the Spanish Civil War.






‘After Birth,’ by Elisa Albert

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:50am
A novel traces the changes brought by a baby’s arrival.






Crime: Lene Kaaberbol’s ‘Doctor Death,’ and More

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:49am
New novels by Lene Kaaberbol, Bryan Reardon, William Shaw and S. D. Sykes.






Daniel Handler’s ‘We Are Pirates’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:46am
A father and daughter pursue riches in the music world and on the open water in Daniel Handler’s comic novel.






Jorie Graham’s ‘From the New World’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:46am
Jorie Graham’s career-spanning selected poems show how she moved the art form forward.






‘The Italians,’ by John Hooper

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:45am
The Economist’s Italy correspondent explains the confounding inner workings of the Bel Paese.






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