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Adrian Liang
Adrian is an East Coast transplant to the gorgeous Northwest. One of the fortunate few who has parlayed her English degree into a paying gig, Adrian has been working in the book world for more than twenty years, which makes her feel both a tiny bit old and very, very lucky.
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Three new graphic novels that pair well with fireworks.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2017 at Omnivoracious
Singer-songwriter Dar Williams was inspired by these three books this year as she toured the U.S. and learned firsthand how communities reached for greatness. Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2017 at Omnivoracious
Culinary expert and Top Chef judge Gail Simmons is always on the go, but she still makes time to read. Here are three of her favorite books from this year. Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2017 at Omnivoracious
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Romance authors Brenda Jackson, Maisey Yates, Christina Lauren, Alisha Rai, and Donna Grant reveal their favorite contemporary romances of the year. Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2017 at Omnivoracious
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Cassandra Clare spotlights three of her favorite books of the year, with a special focus on the otherworldly. Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2017 at Omnivoracious
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Author, news correspondent, and daughter of a former president Jenna Bush Hager picks a devastating memoir and two critically acclaimed novels as her favorite reads of the year. Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2017 at Omnivoracious
This week, Amazon Charts takes a look back at 2017 and reveals the Most Read fiction and nonfiction, which book was most listened to on Alexa, and much more. Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2017 at Omnivoracious
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Beverly Jenkins, Grace Burrowes, Laura Lee Guhrke, and Katharine Ashe share their favorites from among a wealth of marvelous stories that wowed readers this year. Continue reading
Posted Dec 11, 2017 at Omnivoracious
From dukes to FBI agents, and from football coaches to librarians, we've got you covered in our list of the best romances of the year. Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2017 at Omnivoracious
Our picks for the best comics and graphic novels of the year spotlight wildly eclectic subjects told by super-talented creators. Here are highlights from the Top 20. Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2017 at Omnivoracious
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Artificial intelligence, angels fallen to earth, Loki, murderbots, apocalyptic doom, and a leap in evolution are among the highlights of this year's best science fiction and fantasy. Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2017 at Omnivoracious
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Patricia Lockwood's Priestdaddy—her memoir of growing up in the midwest under the misguided parenting of that rarest of creatures: a married Catholic priest—seized hold of both our hearts and our funny bones and wouldn't let go, winning a spot among the Top 20 in our Best Books of the Year... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2017 at Omnivoracious
The bestselling author of the beloved Inspector Gamache series tells us what three books inspired her the most this year. Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2017 at Omnivoracious
Stand-up comedian, actor, and activist Russell Brand tells us his three favorite books he read this year. Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2017 at Omnivoracious
Tina Brown, who turned magazine journalism on its head, tells us which three books grabbed her attention in 2017 and wouldn't let go. Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2017 at Omnivoracious
So many books; so little time! Sanderson takes a brief break from writing within his extensive Cosmere universe to recommend three books he read and loved this year. Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2017 at Omnivoracious
S. A. Chakraborty tells us how the history and folklore of the Middle East inspired her electrifying new fantasy novel, "The City of Brass"--our editors' favorite debut book of November. Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2017 at Omnivoracious
Christopher Kimball, the founder of Milk Street in Boston, prefers to spend time with a book when he gets the chance. See his favorite three books of 2017. Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2017 at Omnivoracious
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Cassandra Clare spotlights three of her favorite books of the year, with a special focus on the otherworldly. Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2017 at Omnivoracious
Gene Luen Yang—Ambassador for Young People’s Literature and a talented creator of fun and thoughtful kids' books—reveals his three favorite reads of 2017. Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2017 at Omnivoracious
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Three gripping novels made it to the top of the list of Barbara Pierce Bush's favorite reads of 2017. Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2017 at Omnivoracious
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Author, news correspondent, and daughter of a former president Jenna Bush Hager picks a devastating memoir and two critically acclaimed novels as her favorite reads of the year. Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2017 at Omnivoracious
Singer-songwriter Dar Williams was inspired by these three books this year as she toured the U.S. and observed how communities reached for greatness. Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2017 at Omnivoracious
Christopher Kimball, the founder of Milk Street in Boston, prefers to spend time with a book when he gets the chance. See his favorite three books of 2017. Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2017 at Omnivoracious