Isabel Allende displays her magic for storytelling in "A Long Petal of the Sea," a beautifully written saga set mostly in Chile from 1938 to 1994 about war, love and displaced persons.
Bestsellers for the week ending Jan. 11
Publishers Weekly’s U.S. list powered by NPD BookScan for the week ending Jan. 11. HARDCOVERFICTION1. THE BOY, THE MOLE, THE ...
See the 10 most popular books at LI libraries in 2019
Delia Owens' "Where the Crawdads Sing" was the most checked out book in Nassau and Suffolk libraries in 2019. What else made the top 10 lists?
'The Poison Garden': Gripping, creepy thriller
The demise of a doomsday cult in North Wales and one woman's fight for survival are at the heart of Alex Marwood's chilling "The Poison Garden."
Former 'Bachelor' Colton Underwood has memoir
Season 23's "Bachelor" Colton Underwood has written a memoir about struggling with self-image and bullying, being with the NFL and finding love.
Bestsellers for the week ending Jan. 4
Publishers Weekly’s U.S. list powered by NPD BookScan for the week ending Jan. 4. HARDCOVERFICTION1. THE BOY, THE MOLE, THE ...
'The Witches Are Coming': Essays with attitude
The #MeToo movement is at the heart of Lindy West's amusing and acerbic collection of essays, "The Witches Are Coming."
These are the NY Public Library's 10 most-borrowed books ever
A classic children's story tops the list, which includes a relatively recent tale of wizardry and an unusual honorable mention.
'Sidney Lumet: A Life': Smart director, smart bio
The director of "Dog Day Afternoon" and "Network," who also lived in East Hampton, gets the spotlight in Maura Spiegel's superb biography "Sidney Lumet: A Life."
'Naked Came the Florida Man': One quirky killer
In Tim Dorsey's "Naked Came the Florida Man," a quirky killer hits the road with his stoner pal and their emotional support ferret named Zippy.
Easy being green: Books to help you live a simpler life
Even the smallest effort can yield dramatic results, as seen in this trio of books designed to help you move toward a greener, cleaner life.