Best New Books: Week of 11/16/21

David Baldacci, Dave Eggers, Neal Stephenson, Alexander McCall Smith, Nikole Hannah-Jones, and more.

Best New Books: Week of 11/9/21

Michael Connelly, Will Smith, Ken Follett, Louise Erdrich, Lily King, Natasha Deón, Emily Ratajkowski, and more.

Movie Review: Dune

For a long time Frank Herbert’s 1965 novel Dune was considered to be “unfilmable,” likely due to the complex plot and deeper themes. This notion has proven itself true over several failed attempts thus far, but the latest by noted director Denis Villeneuve has decided to try splitting the tome into two separate, lengthy films to avoid having to make too many major cuts or changes.

Best New Books: Week of 10/19/21

John Grisham, Elizabeth Strout, Jamie Foxx, Anthony Horowitz, Billy Porter, Rebecca Solnit, Jane Goodall & Douglas Abrams, N.K. Jemisin & Jamal Campbell, and more.

Best New Books: Week of 9/28/21

Anthony Doerr, Joshua Ferris, Richard Osman, Catriona Ward, Steven Pinker, Anita Hill, Ellen Datlow, and more.

Best New Books: Week of 9/21/21

Richard Powers, Anderson Cooper & Katherine Howe, Craig Johnson, Ruth Ozeki, Wiley Cash, and more.

Best New Books: Week of 9/14/21

Liane Moriarty, Colson Whitehead, Mary Roach, Gabrielle Union, Gayl Jones, Joy Williams, T.C. Boyle, and more.

Best New Books: Week of 8/3/21

Stephen King, Sarah Ferguson, Megan Abbott, Sandra Brown, Anthony Veasna So, Ash Davidson, Andrea Bartz, Chandler Baker, Mona Awad, Chevy Stevens, and more.

Best New Books: Week of 7/13/21

Daniel Silva, Grady Hendrix, B.A. Paris, Debbie Macomber, Joyce Maynard, Megan Miranda, Ace Atkins, Jasmine Guillory, and more.

Best New Books: Week of 6/29/21

Riley Sager, Tess Gerritsen & Gary Braver, Francine Prose, Jason Mott, Marie Benedict & Victoria Christopher Murray, Elly Griffiths, Paul Doiron, and more.