<![CDATA[Books News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/ Find local and national book news, reviews, articles and opinions provided by The Kansas City Star in Kansas City, MO on KansasCity.com. en-us Copyright 2015 The Kansas City Star Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:23:08 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:23:08 CST Books 60 Kansas City man of letters James McKinley dies at 79 http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article16718978.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 20:15:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article16718978.html Stack of books about Lincoln keeps growing 150 years after his assassination http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16730990.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16730990.html Novelist Ann Packer dives into family dynamics with ‘The Children’s Crusade’ http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16383587.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16383587.html Memoir reviews: Life as NYPD cop; NPR’s Scott Simon and his mom http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16400105.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16400105.html ‘The Madman and the Assassin’ tells the story of soldier who shot John Wilkes Booth http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16372247.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:06:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16372247.html Readorama: Julius Caesar assassination was calculated and grisly http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16202228.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16202228.html Author Erik Larson raises the Lusitania in his new book, ‘Dead Wake’ http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15358862.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 22 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15358862.html Plot embers swirl in ‘Church of Marvels’ http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15343889.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15343889.html ‘Young Skins’ vividly captures small-town Ireland http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15345881.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15345881.html ‘Jam on the Vine’ takes readers to 1920s Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15348890.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15348890.html Readorama: Young Civil War general Godfrey Weitzel was no slacker http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15256940.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15256940.html Erik Larson’s ‘Dead Wake’ is graphic, but not gripping http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15294455.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article15294455.html Keija Parssinen’s novel ‘The Unraveling of Mercy Louis’ is a modern-day ‘Crucible’ http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article13221023.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article13221023.html ‘Sweet Nothing’ by Richard Lange: A patina of withered wishes http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article13799576.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article13799576.html From Berkeley to Braggsville, Ga., for a faux lynching: What could go wrong? http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article13796687.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article13796687.html ‘Last Days of the Condor’ finds agent running from the government again http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article13835657.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article13835657.html Review: 'What Comes Next and How to Like It,' by Abigail Thomas http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081525.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:13:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081525.html Novelist takes on academia in 'Dear Committee Members' http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081516.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:13:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081516.html 4 new baseball books for younger readers http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081513.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:13:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081513.html Rafael Ygelesias' 'Wisdom of Perversity' works its way under the skin http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081504.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:13:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081504.html Stories of those caught in tornado outbreak churn with power http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081498.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:13:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081498.html For Erik Larson, the Lusitania's passengers are as alive as ever http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081381.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:08:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081381.html Spilling the beans on craze's creator http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081327.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:08:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081327.html Book on Robert Durst, 'A Deadly Secret,' to be updated and rereleased http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081189.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:03:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081189.html Scouting report: Spring's baseball books lineup http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081174.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:03:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081174.html How Facebook is becoming the Wal-Mart for news http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081180.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:03:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081180.html 'Cuba Straits' full of baseball, history and a love triangle http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081159.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:03:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081159.html Stewart O'Nan discusses F. Scott Fitzgerald, Stephen King http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081156.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:03:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article17081156.html App review: Kid in Story Book Maker, helps kids on autism spectrum build communication skills http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16885940.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 07:06:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16885940.html ‘The Madman and the Assassin’ tells the story of soldier who shot John Wilkes Booth http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16204982.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 21:31:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article16204982.html