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The Weekly Read: What’s New in Books

Hot releases, literary happenings and the latest from the publishing world


Author Interviews

Inside the Criminal Mind of Michael Connelly

AARP talks with the crime writer about his two new shows, ‘Bosch: Legacy’ and ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’

Jennifer Grey Breaks Out of the Corner

The star explains ‘Dirty Dancing,’ young heartbreak, wisdom in age and her memoir ‘Out of the Corner’

How Delia Ephron, 77, Found New Love

The ‘You’ve Got Mail’ screenwriter’s memoir, ‘Left on Tenth,’ revisits four years of joy and agony

For Your Reading Lists

Get a Sneak Peak at Linwood Barclay’s New Thriller

Read an excerpt from ‘Take Your Breath Away’

You'll Always Have Paris in These 7 Novels

Stories that will transport you to the City of Light

10 Books We Recommend, Now Available in Paperback

Grab these great 2021 books for your reading pile

Top Fiction by African American Authors

9 novels we love by Colson Whitehead, Brit Bennett

Dive Into a Murder Mystery

Serialization of ‘The Heron’s Cry’ starts with a body. Follow detectives as they solve the case on Members Only Access

22 of 2022’s Top New Books (So Far)

Early favorites include gripping thrillers and more

How to Gift Books Your Grandchildren Will Love

Encourage young kids to become lifelong readers

4 Books That Will Broaden Your View of Disability

Insights from leading advocate Judith Heumann

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