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The week’s best books

<b>Baby Teeth</b> <i><br>Zoje Stage (fiction, St. Martin’s)</i><br>Suzette is a stay-at-home mom devoted to her 7-year-old daughter, Hanna, who does not — or will not — …

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25 Must-Read Books That Will Make July Fly By

Do you hear that? It's the sound of your beach bag begging you to stuff it with the Summer's best new books. June already blessed us with a ton of great reads, so it's time to take a quick peek at what's hitting shelves in July. Need a spine-tingling thriller? How about a breezy romance or some of …

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10 sci-fi and fantasy romance recommendations to make your July sizzle

Enticing the Dragon - Jane Godman (July 1)<p>The second installment of Godman's series about a rock band consisting of animal shifters and the women who …

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This week’s 6 must-read books

<b>What We Were Promised</b> <i><br>Lucy Tan (fiction, Little, Brown)</i><br>Set in modern Shanghai, where extreme wealth edges against poverty, a family in a luxurious …

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B.C. 15 bestselling books of the week of June 30

<i>1.</i> <i>105 Hikes In and Around Southwestern British Columbia —</i> Stephen Hui <i>(Greystone Books).</i><p><i>2. Whitewater Cooks: More Beautiful Food —</i> Shelley Adams</i> …

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20 new books to read in July

July's 20 must-reads

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29 New Scifi and Fantasy Books to Add to Your Reading List in July

It’s the height of summer, so whether that means lazy vacation days or a desperate need to stay indoors bathed in icy air conditioning, you’re going …

Science Fiction

Nonfiction Book Review: Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror by W. Scott Poole. Counterpoint, $26 (224p) ISBN 978-1-64009-093-4

Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror<p>W. Scott Poole. Counterpoint, $26 (224p) ISBN 978-1-64009-093-4<p>In this thoroughly engrossing …

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10 Brand-New Books to Add to Your TBR List This Month

July is here, which means we are officially in summer mode. July is a month of barbecues, fireworks, long weekends at the beach, and warm nights that …

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10 Books You Should Read this July

<b>Ashleigh Young, Can You Tolerate This?<br>(Riverhead)</b><p>In a book landscape of spectacle-driven nonfiction narratives, I am finding respite in Ashleigh …

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12 fantastic science fiction and fantasy novels that you should check out this July

Distant planets, fantasy adventures, and more to add to your reading list<p>Robots are a regular staple in science fiction, from Isaac Asimov’s book <i>I, Robot</i> to the latest episode of <i>Westworld</i>. So while I was at an event in Boston, I picked up <i>Generation Robot: A Century of Science Fiction, Fact, and</i> …

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A Priceless Opportunity to See Islam In Practice

<i>“Who will take care of my children?” asked an unlucky Arab, captured by the self-proclaimed prophet of Islam.</i> <i>“Hell,” Muhammad shot back, ordering his</i> …

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Five books to look forward to in July 2018

Here are the five books yearning for prospective readers in the coming month: Of all novels releasing in the coming month, Shubhangi Swarup's …

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Fiction Book Review: The Devil’s Wind: A Spider John Mystery by Steve Goble. Seventh Street, $15.95 trade paper (272p) ISBN 978-1-63388-484-7

The Devil’s Wind: A Spider John Mystery<p>Steve Goble. Seventh Street, $15.95 trade paper (272p) ISBN 978-1-63388-484-7<p>More By and About This …

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HT Picks: The week’s most interesting reads | books | ht picks

243pp, Rs 599; Penguin<p><b>FOR REASONS OF STATE; DELHI UNDER EMERGENCY BY JOHN DAYAL AND AJOY BOSE</b><p>On 25 June 1975, the people of India lost their …

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This Week's Bestsellers: July 2, 2018

Sand Dollars<p>Beach-read mainstay Elin Hilderbrand writes her first murder mystery with <b>The Perfect Couple</b>, the #2 book in the country. She hasn’t …

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Danger Wears White

Overview<p>Danger Wears White by Lynne Connolly<p>"Full of political intrigue, steamy romance and plenty of twists and turns...a well crafted story that …

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Hot Stuff: June romance novels bring the summer heat

It’s beach season, which means you’re in need of a good book to enjoy under the summer sun. Lucky for you, June brings a cadre of sizzling hot …

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The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of July 2018

Book Three of The Legends of the First Empire<p>The alliance of humans and renegade Fhrey is fragile—and about to be tested as never before. Persephone …

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July's Best New Reads

Welcome to the POPSUGAR Book Club, a monthly series that highlights the most buzzed-about book releases and authors.<p>By chance (and a good one, at …

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Ten books to read in July

From a true-crime tale of 1930s Shanghai to a contemporary Native American poetry collection, these titles are worth your time, writes Jane Ciabattari.

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How to get one of the first copies of Martina Cole's new book 'No Mercy' - and meet the author herself

Bestselling author Martina Cole is to stage a special 'evening with' event on October 2 to celebrate the release of her new book 'No Mercy'.<p>Tickets …

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While E-Books Are Faltering, Audiobooks Are Strong

A couple of organizing bodies have released publishing sales figures for year-ends, and the results are pretty conclusive: audiobooks are doing very well.<p>A few weeks ago, the Association of American Publishers reported that in 2017, publishers (around 1,200 of them, as AAP doesn’t collect data on …

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12 Great Summertime Reads

Summer is a time for escape reading. But that designation need not be limited to fiction; books written for the general reader on topics outside …

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This week’s must-read books

<b>The Darkest Time of Night</b> <i><br>Jeremy Finley (fiction, St. Martin’s)</i><br>“The lights took him.” That’s the only clue offered when a 7-year-old boy, the grandson …

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Tailspin review: a treatise on US social decline that doesn't blame Trump

Brill pulls his punches when it comes to laying out the social divide. Citing JD Vance doesn’t get him off the hook<p>Dink Stover lives. But the stereotypical Wasp of Owen Johnson’s 1912 Yale novel is keeping different company. The grandchildren of Ellis Islanders have become alumni, their children …

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Weekend picks for book lovers, including Rick Bass' 'The Traveling Feast'

What should you read this weekend? USA TODAY’s picks for book lovers include a new book by Rick Bass that celebrates travel, writers and food.<p><b>“The Traveling Feast: On the Road and at the Table With My Heroes”</b> by Rick Bass; Little, Brown, 288 pp.; nonfiction<p>Defeated from a divorce and searching for …

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More not-to-be-missed nonfiction

“What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City” by Mona Hanna-Attisha (One World, $28)<p>“This is the story of the most important and emblematic environmental and public health disaster of this young century,” writes pediatrician Hanna-Attisha, known as “Dr. …

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The ‘Mustard Seed’ That Liberated Spanish Christians from Islamic Rule

One holdout, King Pelagius of Asturia, drew supporters and won the Battle of Covadonga, 1,300 years ago. The Iberian Peninsula was never the</b> …

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Fall 2018 Announcements: SF, Fantasy Horror

Everything old is new again as descendants of legendary authors reboot, revisit, and reimagine their predecessors’ works, and long-running series get …

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