Friday is finally here, and you know what that means: it's time to pick out your weekend read. Since Memorial Day marks the unofficial start to the season, what better way to spend it than with some short books...
Don't Miss Latest News25 May 2018 5:47 PM Perhaps the long-awaited sixth novel in George RR Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series should have been called Godot. Because like the characters in a tragicomic Samuel Beckett play, we're all still...
Tiny horses, big talesNancy K. Carpenter grew up in Whitesboro, NY, taught high school English in New Milford, Connecticut, for 20 years, then lived in Texas for 20 years before moving back to Central New York in 2010. Her...
Leaving for a trip always gives me a flutter of butterflies in my stomach. You never know what you're going to find in the days and miles ahead. Adventure? Love? Friendship? Surprises? No matter where you're headed, you never...

The Best Children’s Books of the Year, According to Bank Street College of Education

Louisa May Alcott's Little Women is one of the world's most beloved novels, and now—nearly 150 years after its original publication—it's capturing yet another...

New to Philip Roth? Here’s 5 of his best books to start

These five novels give a sense of the style, ambition and outlook of the late American great, says Robbie MillenRobbie MillenPhilip Roth, last of...

Slideshow: Best-selling books

Best-selling books for the week ended May 20.HARDCOVER FICTION1. "The Cast" by Danielle Steel (Delacorte)2. "The 17th Suspect" by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro (Little, Brown)3. "The Fallen"...

The Best Books of 2018, According to CEOs

The CEO crowd isn’t the best place to...

Best books to bring to the beach this summer

Memorial Day weekend kicks off the unofficial start of summer - which means you deserve to be outside, lying on a beach, with a...