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Here are the Books We Love: 380+ great 2023 reads recommended by NPR

Monday, November 20, 2023

Books We Love returns with 380+ new titles handpicked by NPR staff and trusted critics. Find 11 years of recommendations all in one place – that's more than 3,600 great reads.


Here are 19 books our critics are excited for this summer

Friday, May 26, 2023

We asked some of our regular book critics what soon-to-be-published titles they are most looking forward to reading this summer. Here's what they said.


ALA: Number of unique book titles challenged jumped nearly 40% in 2022

Monday, April 24, 2023

The number of reported challenges and attempted bans to books doubled in 2022 according to data released by the American Library Association's Office of Intellectual Freedom Monday.


Here are the Books We Love: 400+ great 2022 reads recommended by NPR

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

Books We Love returns with 400+ new titles handpicked by NPR staff and trusted critics. Find 10 years of recommendations all in one place – that's more than 3,200 great reads.


EXCLUSIVE: Michelle Obama reads from her forthcoming book 'The Light We Carry'

Monday, November 14, 2022

In a new book, the former first lady focuses on how she's dealt with difficult situations in her life. You can listen to her talk about a couple of these times in exclusive excepts provided to NPR.


Gen Z is driving sales of romance books to the top of bestseller lists

Monday, August 29, 2022

For months, Colleen Hoover and Emily Henry have occupied multiple spots on the New York Times paperback trade fiction bestsellers list. The success of these romance writers has been aided by Gen Z.


Ada Limón named new U.S. poet laureate

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Ada Limón was named as the nation's 24th poet laureate by the Library of Congress. She will take over from Joy Harjo, who has held the position since 2019.


Here are the Books We Love: 160+ great 2022 reads recommended by NPR

Thursday, June 30, 2022

Books We Love is back early this year; for 2022, we're launching the first-ever summer edition, complete with 160+ recommendations from NPR staff and trusted critics.


Traveling this summer? Here are book picks for all 50 states (and then some)

Wednesday, June 01, 2022

Poets laureate and other literary luminaries from all 50 states plus D.C. and Puerto Rico recommend quintessential reads that illuminate where they live.


Orthodox Easter will be very different this year for thousands of Ukrainian refugees

Saturday, April 23, 2022

This weekend would normally be a celebratory one for Ukrainians. But Easter Sunday marks two months since the latest Russian invasion. More than 40,000 refugees have found themselves in Bulgaria.


Displaced Ukrainians in Bulgaria are finding ways to mark Orthodox Easter

Friday, April 22, 2022

This weekend is Orthodox Easter, a holiday celebrated in Ukraine. Millions are fleeing the Russian invasion right now, but those seeking refuge in Bulgaria are marking the holiday.


Efforts to ban books jumped an 'unprecedented' four-fold in 2021, ALA report says

Monday, April 04, 2022

The American Library Association says libraries faced the highest number of book challenges since they started tracking in 2000. Maia Kobabe's Gender Queer topped their list of most challenged books.


Madeleine Albright's teaching continues — through these books

Thursday, March 24, 2022

The first female secretary of state's legacy lives on — not only in the history she made but also in teachings and reflections. Here are some of the books she leaves for us, and future generations.


'The Last Cuentista' and 'Watercress' win top children's book awards

Monday, January 24, 2022

The 2022 Newbery and Caldecott medals, among several other honors, were awarded Monday to the children's books that American librarians chose as the most distinguished this year.


Here are the Books We Love: 360+ great 2021 reads recommended by NPR

Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Books We Love (formerly known as NPR's Book Concierge) is back with a new name and 360+ new books handpicked just for you by NPR staff and trusted critics.


November Book-Ahead: What We're Excited To Read Next Month

Thursday, October 28, 2021

November is looking crowded with some highly anticipated books. Here are a handful we are excited to read.


October Book-Ahead: What We're Excited To Read Next Month

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

October has plans to bring us some new works from established authors — and some attention-grabbing books from new ones. Here are some of the books we're excited about coming next month.


September Book-Ahead: What We're Excited To Read This Month

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

September tends to be a busy month in the publishing world — and this one will be no exception. Here are eight of the many books we're excited about this month.


Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations, Publisher Suspends Shipping Of Blake Bailey Book

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Three former students and a publishing executive have alleged sexual misconduct by award-winner Blake Bailey, with two accusing the author of rape, according to reports. Bailey denies the allegations.


As COVID-19 Mostly Halted Filming In The U.S., Movie Magic Forged Ahead In Bulgaria

Monday, March 29, 2021

Frequent COVID testing and other safety measures at Nu Boyana in Sofia has allowed the studio — home to 300: Rise of an Empire and Rambo: Last Blood — to continue filming during the pandemic.