New York Times book reviews

Syndicate content NYT > Sunday Book Review
Updated: 2 hours 46 min ago

‘The Bone Clocks,’ by David Mitchell

August 28, 2014 - 1:10pm
In David Mitchell’s “The Bone Clocks,” a 15-year-old girl runs away from home in 1984 and becomes entrapped in an otherworldly battle between good and evil that will follow her for 60 years.

Categories: Book Reviews

Rick Perlstein: By the Book

August 28, 2014 - 6:00am
The author, most recently, of “The Invisible Bridge,” would like Chekhov to write his life story. “Sometimes I think he knows me better than I know myself, even when he’s ostensibly writing about Russian ladies over a hundred years ago.”

Categories: Book Reviews

Bookends: Does Where You Live Make a Difference in How and What You Write?

August 26, 2014 - 6:00am
Mohsin Hamid and Thomas Mallon discuss how where they’ve lived has affected their work.

Categories: Book Reviews