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The debut cookbook from L.A.’s phenomenally popular Bestia restaurant features rustic Italian food that is driven by intense flavors, including house-made charcuterie, pizza and pasta from scratch, and innovative desserts inspired by home-baked classics. Here, we’re sharing the recipe for Maple-Ricotta Fritters so you can have a little slice of Bestia in your home. Click for […]


An unforgettable and sweeping family saga from Markus Zusak, the storyteller who gave us the extraordinary bestseller The Book Thief, Bridge of Clay is Zusak’s highly anticipated new novel that tells the breathtaking story of five brothers who bring each other up in a world run by their own rules. Find out how you can see Zusak in person, discussing […]

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On 9/25, the Great American Read examined books on America’s list that feature heroic characters. Celebrities, literary experts, authors, and everyday book lovers discuss why our favorite heroes are complex and relatable, from the everyday hero to the tragic and unlikely or anti-hero. Check out the featured books below, as well as the full episode! Click to Vote for […]

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“It’s a privilege to announce She Would Be King by Wayétu Moore as the new selection for Book Club Central. This novel dazzles with beauty and transcendent, transformative humanity. Through the stories of Gbessa, June Dey, and Norman Aragon, Wayétu Moore illuminates what it means to be of and from places that are both faraway and inescapably familiar. I treasured every moment […]

Book Extras

Celebrate our freedom to read these books that were once banned & challenged. One lucky winner will receive a Banned Books tote bag and knee high socks from Out of Print, a The Handmaid’s Tale Banned Books candle, an “I Read Banned Books” print, and copies of 6 iconic Penguin Deluxe Edition books: Lord of the Flies, The Canterbury Tales, The Jungle, The […]