Most well-known for her boisterous bounty-hunter leading lady, Stephanie Plum, this isn’t Janet’s first rodeo when it comes to New York Times-bestselling stories, nor will it be her last. She’s the writer who makes you want to cross on over to the other side: romance readers, prepare for adventure; you’re going to love it.
JANET’S MOTTO: “Eat cake.” (This also […] Read MoreRead More
Storytelling wears many hats. Music—particularly country music—is a form of storytelling that like your favorite line in a book, can get stuck in your head and make you unable to forget its meaning for, well, forever.
Have you ever read a book that had a poignant tune resonate so loud you couldn’t deny the connection? For me, it happened for […] Read MoreRead More
The Nominees Are In!
Award season is here and book nerds are happy to be right in the thick of it. For the first time, the National Book Awards released four separate longlists for nominees (translation: 2x the reading recommendations we need to get eyes on stat!)
Enjoy the full list below, and comment with the nominees you’re already—or dying […] Read MoreRead More
One of this year’s most anticipated films premiered from Sony Pictures Entertainment on August 21st: City of Bones. Since then, Sony Reader Store, Sony Pictures, and Sony DADC have partnered to create an exclusive eBook based on the original prop book from the film: The Gray Book.
City of Bones is the first book in a worldwide bestselling series—The Mortal […] Read MoreRead More
This week’s Pick of the Week is a bone-chilling detective novel from French author Pierre Lemaitre. When Alex Prevost is kidnapped, her abductor’s only desire is to watch her die. But as the story unfolds, we’re left wondering: Is Alex the one with something darker to hide?
Watch our exclusive video from the author, and keep reading for a Q&A […] Read MoreRead More
Discover Sam Capra & other bestselling suspense
With heavy-hitting supporters like Michael Connelly (“Jeff Abbott has put together a hell of a page turner.”), Abbott is a high-speed rising star in the suspense thriller world of fiction. With several books on the New York Times bestseller list, and Adrenaline, Panic, and Collision optioned for film and in script development, his […] Read MoreRead More
There are new Kings on the block, and we’re thrilled.
The prolific Stephen King’s new novel Doctor Sleep—a follow-up to The Shining—is out on September 24. With the success of the TV series made out of his bestseller Under the Dome, the contemporary praise for his son Joe Hill’s NOS4A2, and King’s daughter-in-law Kelly Braffet’s new book—Save Yourself—on the digital […] Read MoreRead More
Sometimes a book is the only one who understands me (and I feel as though I’m not alone . . .)
For just that reason, we’ve created the newest addition to our collection of Discover Tools: Emotion Match-Ups.
The Emotion Match-Ups Discover Tool prompts readers to choose from a list of thirty emotions and feelings to help them uncover […] Read MoreRead More
In his new book—Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls—bestselling author and sidesplittingly funny personality David Sedaris has again demonstrated the power of the short story collection (as well as his knack for creative book titling). The author, who is known for his unique storytelling style and unforgettable life encounters, was nothing short of a delight in his dapper bowtie and blazer […] Read MoreRead More
Finally, it’s here: the long-awaited cinematic remake of The Great Gatsby. And if you’re anything like us, you’re going to need some Roaring ‘20s stories to satiate your hunger after seeing the classic come to life (Daisy dressed all sultry, a soundtrack to die for, and let’s not forget… LEO). So carpe diem, and read all the juicy jazz-age fiction […] Read MoreRead More