Books

Guinness World Records 2012
Guinness World Records 2012

Biggest nose, longest legs, most piercings — and 2,500 other records, photographed for eternity. >>

Got a Novel? You Could Score $50,000
Got a Novel? You Could Score $50,000

Have you written a novel that's in search of a publisher? Whether your book has been sitting in a… >>

God's Hotel
God’s Hotel

As riveting as a good novel, this doctor’s account of her 20 years at Laguna Honda Hospital is a… >>

Ghost Lights
Ghost Lights

In this quirky, razor-sharp novel, an IRS bureaucrat suspects his wife is cheating with a… >>

Get Me A Rewrite!
Get Me A Rewrite!

The single biggest problem with the American Constitution is that it’s not particularly funny… >>

Georgia O’Keeffe’s Hawai’i
Georgia O’Keeffe’s Hawai’i

The iconic painter of (highly suggestive) flowers and of the American Southwest spent part of… >>

Fun Freebie: Stylish Snail Mail is a Hit
Fun Freebie: Stylish Snail Mail is a Hit

When's the last time you got a real, handwritten letter in the mail? Feeling nostalgic, artist Ivan… >>

From Harlem with Love: An Ivy Leaguer’s Inner-City Odyssey
From Harlem with Love: An Ivy Leaguer’s Inner-City Odyssey

A Harvard Law graduate, Joseph Holland headed for the desolation of 1980s Harlem, determined to… >>

Folks, This Ain't Normal
Folks, This Ain’t Normal

Think you’re a greenie because you tote reusable bags to the supermarket, recycle and compost?… >>

Fat, Drunk, and Stupid: The Inside Story Behind the Making of Animal House
Fat, Drunk, and Stupid: The Inside Story Behind the Making of Animal House

In this rollicking book, Animal House producer Matty Simmons details how tough it was getting… >>

Fall from Grace
Fall from Grace

Patterson’s back with another addictive page-turner. This time, the suspicious death of a… >>

Everyone But You
Everyone But You

In Everyone But You, Sandra Novack’s first collection of short stories (her novel, Precious… >>

Encyclopedia Farmica: Read This, Don't Step in That
Encyclopedia Farmica: Read This, Don’t Step in That

For a dose of delight in the closing days of summer, I recommend  Barynard Confidential: An A to… >>

Eating Well with Nora Ephron
Eating Well with Nora Ephron

Nora Ephron, the "writer and filmmaker with a genius for humor," inspired an incredible… >>

Cook This Now
Cook This Now

Clark’s book is organized month by month to highlight what’s in season. After all, at the… >>

Comics for the Cure: Marvel Goes Komen-Pink
Comics for the Cure: Marvel Goes Komen-Pink

Heads up, true believers: A partnership between Marvel Entertainment and Susan G. Komen for the… >>

Colin Powell: The Meeting He'll Always Remember
Colin Powell: The Meeting He’ll Always Remember

In case you missed it, from our July/August issue: Colin Powell reflects on the wisdom he’s… >>

Christmas with the First Ladies
Christmas with the First Ladies

Subtitled The White House Decorating Tradition from Jacqueline Kennedy to Michelle Obama, this… >>

Carte Blanche: The New James Bond Novel
Carte Blanche: The New James Bond Novel

Jeffery Deaver reboots the James Bond franchise. keeping all the adventure, the romance and, of… >>

Can't-Miss Books: Three Moving Family Stories
Can’t-Miss Books: Three Moving Family Stories

For all that I love a good novel, sometimes there's nothing more engaging than a brilliantly… >>