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‘The Fishermen,’ by Chigozie Obioma

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 3:30am
Guilt and suspicion infect the lives of four carefree brothers in this debut novel.






‘Between You & Me,’ by Mary Norris

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 3:30am
A language guide and memoir about life at The New Yorker.






‘The World Before Us,’ by Aislinn Hunter

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 3:30am
Penelope Lively reviews Aislinn Hunter’s novel, about an archivist who explores a disappearance in Victorian Yorkshire.






Revisiting The Night Abraham Lincoln Was Shot 150 Years Ago

NPR Books - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 3:01am

On this day in 1865, John Wilkes Booth shot President Lincoln. Renee Montagne talks to author James Swanson at Ford's Theatre. (This piece initially aired on Feb. 12, 2009 on Morning Edition).

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Take It From David Brooks: Career Success 'Doesn't Make You Happy'

NPR Books - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:40pm

The New York Times columnist wrote The Road to Character after seeing the gratitude for life of people who tutor immigrants. He thought, "I've achieved career success ... but I haven't achieved that."

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ArtsBeat: Patti Smith to Publish Another Memoir, ‘M Train,’ in October

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 2:19pm
Ms. Smith called the new book “a roadmap to my life,” tracking the rock poet through travels around the world.






ArtsBeat: Looking Back at Günter Grass’s Life and Work

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 12:49pm
Reviews of Mr. Grass’s work and more about the author from The Times archives.






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