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ArtsBeat: Marina Abramovic to Publish a Memoir in 2016

5 hours 20 min ago
The book, to be published by Crown Archetype, will coincide with the artist’s 70th birthday.






Books of The Times: Review: In Olen Steinhauer’s ‘All the Old Knives,’ Exes Recall Love and Blood

9 hours 26 min ago
In this thriller, former lovers and colleagues in espionage meet at a California restaurant to recall a tryst and resurrect memories of a hostage crisis.






Yasar Kemal, Master Turkish Novelist and Strident Political Critic, Is Dead

February 28, 2015 - 3:09pm
Mr. Kemal repeatedly clashed with the Turkish state while emerging as his country’s first novelist of global stature.






ArtsBeat: Inside The New York Times Book Review: Elliot Ackerman’s ‘Green on Blue’

February 27, 2015 - 10:58am
Tom Bissell discusses “Green on Blue,” and John Hooper talks about “The Italians.”






Paperback Row

February 27, 2015 - 7:52am
Paperback books of particular interest.

Editors’ Choice

February 27, 2015 - 7:51am
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.

Inside the List

February 27, 2015 - 7:51am
Helen Macdonald, whose memoir “H Is for Hawk” is No. 8 on the hardcover nonfiction list, has become something of a sensation in her native England.

‘Hell and Good Company,’ by Richard Rhodes

February 27, 2015 - 7:51am
Richard Rhodes offers an anecdotal — and technological — history of the Spanish Civil War.

Laura van den Berg’s ‘Find Me’

February 27, 2015 - 7:50am
Laura van den Berg’s heroine picks her way across an American wasteland, searching for the mother who abandoned her.

‘After Birth,’ by Elisa Albert

February 27, 2015 - 7:50am
A novel traces the changes brought by a baby’s arrival.

Irvine Welsh’s ‘The Sex Lives of Siamese Twins’

February 27, 2015 - 7:49am
Irvine Welsh’s tale of abduction and mutual obsession.

Crime: Lene Kaaberbol’s ‘Doctor Death,’ and More

February 27, 2015 - 7:49am
New novels by Lene Kaaberbol, Bryan Reardon, William Shaw and S. D. Sykes.

‘The Age of Dignity,’ by Ai-jen Poo With Ariane Conrad

February 27, 2015 - 7:47am
Changing how society deals with caregiving.

‘Why Not Say What Happened,’ by Morris Dickstein

February 27, 2015 - 7:46am
A memoir mixes biography and intellectual history.

Daniel Handler’s ‘We Are Pirates’

February 27, 2015 - 7:46am
A father and daughter pursue riches in the music world and on the open water in Daniel Handler’s comic novel.

Jorie Graham’s ‘From the New World’

February 27, 2015 - 7:46am
Jorie Graham’s career-spanning selected poems show how she moved the art form forward.

‘The Italians,’ by John Hooper

February 27, 2015 - 7:45am
The Economist’s Italy correspondent explains the confounding inner workings of the Bel Paese.

‘The Big Seven,’ by Jim Harrison

February 27, 2015 - 7:44am
An outlaw clan terrorizes a town in the Upper Peninsula, and Jim Harrison’s hapless detective is caught in the crossfire.

The Shortlist: Alice Fulton’s ‘Barely Composed,’ and More

February 27, 2015 - 7:43am
New books by Alice Fulton, Jynne Dilling Martin, Katie Ford and Erin Belieu.

Elliot Ackerman’s ‘Green on Blue’

February 27, 2015 - 7:42am
A young soldier from Afghanistan narrates this first novel by an American who served several tours of duty there.