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18 Must-Read Books to Pick Up This August
A cross continental food adventure, a gritty drama of complicated fatherhood, Curtis Sittenfeld's haunting tale of a twin's supernatural gift and more
The Best Cookbooks of Summer 2013
Now's the time to let the peaches, zucchini and other seasonal produce do all the work for you. These five books show you how (and you won't even break a sweat).
6 Crazy Compelling Paperbacks
Toss them in your beach bag. Throw them in your bike basket. Read 'em, love 'em and leave 'em by the pool. Here are the hottest books of July, fresh out in softback, no batteries required.
Our Favorite Authors Choose Their Favorite Summer Reads
Three titles you won't be able to put down.
6 Sizzling New Beach Reads
You want the perfect beachside, poolside, curl-up-in-the-cabana-and-forget-time-exists kind of novel? Here are a half-dozen, all with sun-kissed summer attitude.
Gillian Flynn Picks the 5 Best Thrillers of Summer 2013
The Gone Girl author unveils summer's nail-biting-est reads that really got her pulse racing.
5 Arresting New Memoirs Jeanette Winterson Wants You to Read
"Memoir...satisfies our need for gossip and intimacy, for testimony and confessional, and in this world of spin, offers a truthful account of what it means to succeed or fail, to love or lose, to break your heart and mend it again."