book picks

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    Now in paperback: September picks

    Do you sometimes skip over titles at the bookstore, unsure if they're really worth $35? You're in luck! Most books make the...
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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling

    When people hear the name J.K. Rowling, most think one thing: Harry Potter! But on Sept. 27, the queen of the Potterverse will...
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    Must-read: The Fine Color of Rust by P. A. O'Reilly

    In her second novel, P. A. O'Reilly introduces us to Loretta Boskovic, a single mother, friend, and local activist who sparks up her...
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    Ilie Ruby talks The Salt God's Daughter

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    Ilie Ruby, author of the critically acclaimed The Salt God's Daughter, chats with SheKnows about her novel, how she chose the...
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    Paperback original picks

    Most new books are released as hardcovers, which are expensive. But SheKnows can help! "Paperback originals" are released straight...
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    Must-read: The Salt God's Daughter by Ilie Ruby

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    A mystical story about three generations of women, family secrets and love, Ilie Ruby's The Salt God's Daughter is our pick for a...
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    Fiction meets non-fiction: A mashup

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    Which is better -- fiction or non-fiction? We've paired some favorite fiction reads with some non-fiction suggestions that explore...
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    If you loved Fifty Shades of Grey : Laugh at these parodies

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    If you're one of the millions of people who has devoured the erotica novel Fifty Shades of Grey (whether you'll admit it or not), as...
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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: Love Slave by Jennifer Spiegel

    In her debut novel, Jennifer Spiegel tells the story of three young people trying to make it in New York while learning to balance...
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    Hot in hardcover: September edition

    Jenn Lawrence picks the hottest titles in hardcover for September.
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    Hot YA Reads

    YA (or young adult) fiction is the hottest thing in reading right now. With the success of books like The Hunger Games , more...
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    Read it first: September's books to read then see the movie

    Some of the best movies and television series were born from the pages of a book. Each month Candace from Beth Fish Reads features...
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    Historical fiction beyond Anne Boleyn: Classic authors

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    Little Women is almost universally beloved by women, while Ernest Hemingway's reception is a bit more mixed. But whether you love...
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    Fiction meets TV: A Modern Family mashup

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    With September comes the return of our favorite TV shows. For Modern Family fans, it's time to catch up with the beloved...
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    Must-read: The Good Woman by Jane Porter

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    Jane Porter's recent novel, The Good Woman, the first in an exciting new trilogy about sisters from a large, Irish-Catholic family,...
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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: This is How You Lose Her

    Readers and critics have been waiting four years for Junot Diaz's follow-up to the much acclaimed novel, The Brief Wondrous Life of...
  17. Food & Recipes

    5 Foodie books you should be reading

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    Cookbooks aren't the only food-related books out there. These books for foodies should be on your must-read list.
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    Must-read: India's Summer by Thérèse

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    India's Summer has been praised by everyone from Goldie Hawn to Orlando Bloom to Jane Green. A fun and spirited story about a woman...
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    New author we love: Allie Kingsley

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    We love when we discover a new author who excites us, and right now, Allie Kingsley and her delicious debut, The Liar, The Bitch and...
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    Must-read: The Liar, The Bitch and The Wardrobe

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    The Liar, The Bitch and The Wardrobe is a juicy debut based on author Allie Kingsley's real-life experiences working with and...