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Can You Be 'Too Old' for YA? Our Expert Opinion: No

Can You Be ‘Too Old’ for YA? Our Expert Opinion: No

“Young people don’t read anymore,” cries your local cynic. “They’re always on their phones.” Clearly, they’ve never met a YA reader. Marie Pabelonio from GoodReads explains by cynics are wrong. (Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free right now!) YA readers show up to author signings dressed […]

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Martin Scorsese’s upcoming Netflix film, The Irishman, relies on a confessional memoir by an author who probably made it all up.

Netflix and Martin Scorsese are making their biggest bets ever on the confessions of a mafia “hitman.” The guy probably made it all up. Bill Tonelli from Slate reports on the lies of The Irishman… Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free right now! Assuming you were […]

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Wait, What? Was John Steinbeck a spy?

Did novelist John Steinbeck spy for the CIA in Paris? Christopher Dickey with The Daily Beast explores how it appears that Steinbeck was gathering intel for the Agency… Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free right now! PARIS—In the summer of 1954, John Steinbeck was living the […]

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Curious about Marianne Williamson’s books but not curious enough to read them? Say no more.

A guide to presidential candidate Marianne Williamson‘s books, from mild to wild by Caroline Tew at EW… Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free right now! Marianne Williamson has emerged as a meme queen since debuting on the 2020 Democratic presidential primary debate stage last month, offering […]

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Permanent Record by [Snowden, Edward]

Permanent Record by former CIA agent and whistleblower Edward Snowden will be released globally on September 17! Pre-Order now available!

Macmillan announced that it will publish a memoir, Permanent Record, by former CIA agent and whistleblower Edward Snowden globally on September 17 according to Emma Wenner at Publishers Weekly… Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free right now! According to the publisher, Permanent Record will tell Snowden’s […]

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The 1995 murder that may have influenced one of the year’s biggest books, Delia Owens’ Where the Crawdads Sing

Your book club probably already read Where the Crawdads Sing. Laura Miller from Slate looks at how a long-ago murder in Africa influenced Delia Owens’ first novel. Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free right now! Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens is the sort of […]

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Hot off her starring role in the Women’s World Cup, Megan Rapinoe has inked a two-book deal with Penguin

Megan Rapinoe signs with Penguin for adult and middle grade books on social justice according to Rachel Deahl at Publishers Weekly. Rapinoe, who stole the spotlight on and off the field at the recent Women’s World Cup, co-captains the women’s national team, where she largely plays as a winger. Winning both the Golden Boot and […]

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A group of House Republicans wants Amazon to reverse its ban on selling gay conversion “therapy” books

A group of House Republicans is urging its members to pressure Amazon to resume selling a set of controversial gay conversion therapy books, after the platform announced this month it would no longer carry works by the “father of conversion therapy.” Daniel Newhauserwith Vice News looks into why.  Support our news coverage by subscribing to […]

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Popular thriller master Dean Koontz and his thick, luscious hair have signed a multibook deal with Amazon Publishing

Dean Koontz inks multibook deal with Amazon Publishing. Rachel Deahl with Publishers Weekly has the big announcement. Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free right now! Bestselling author Dean Koontz signed a five-book deal with Amazon Publishing’s Thomas & Mercer imprint. The agreement also includes a collection […]

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Revolutionary Road by [Yates, Richard]

5 Creepy (Fictional) Couples Who Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine

Murder, manipulation, and nightmarish “romance”: Kaira Rouda from CrimeReads on seven of the most disturbed couples in literature. (Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free right now!) Here are 5 literary couples whose relationships are deeply disturbing in the most fascinating ways possible: Revolutionary Road by Richard […]

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