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Book is a set of written, printed, illustrated, or blank sheets, made of ink, paper, parchment, or other materials, fastened together to hinge at one side. A single sheet within a book is a leaf, and each side of a leaf is a page. A set of text-filled or illustrated pages produced in electronic format is known as an electronic book, or e-book.
Books may also refer to works of literature, or a main division of such a work. In library and information science, a book is called a monograph, to distinguish it from serial periodicals such as magazines, journals or newspapers. The body of all written works including books is literature. In novels and sometimes other types of books (for example, biographies). — Wikipedia
A Mother and Son, Fleeing for Their Lives Over...
by Parul Sehgal on January 17, 2020 at 7:44 pm
Jeanine Cummins’s much-anticipated novel “American Dirt,” about Mexican migrants crossing to America, is well intentioned. Is that enough?
Their Story Wrote Itself
by Tammy La Gorce on January 17, 2020 at 7:02 pm
From the beginning, T Kira Madden and Hannah Beresford found an easy cadence, first through horses, then writing.
11 New Books We Recommend This Week
on January 17, 2020 at 5:20 pm
Suggested reading from critics and editors at The New York Times.
In a Dying Country, Garth Greenwell’s Narrator...
by Colm Toibin on January 17, 2020 at 3:44 pm
For the American hero of “Cleanness,” part of the allure of Bulgaria is that it is disintegrating around him.
Revisiting Robert Peace and Self-Invention
on January 17, 2020 at 3:03 pm
This week, Anand Giridharadas reviews “The New Class War,” by Michael Lind. In 2014, Giridharadas wrote for the Book Review about “The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace,” in which Jeff Hobbs wrote about his murdered college roommate.