<![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 Four collections by regional poets describe the all-American experience http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7954704.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7954704.html ‘West of Sunset’ imagines novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Hollywood days http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7934634.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7934634.html Readorama: Kansas City Public Library to feature talk by author of book on Apple vs. Google http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7874829.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7874829.html Tim Johnston’s ‘Descent’ is a crime novel as gorgeous as the mountains it begins in http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article6630411.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article6630411.html There be dragons, but a good story, too, in Anne Leonard’s ‘Moth and Spark’ http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article6652740.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article6652740.html Eric Foner’s ‘Gateway to Freedom’ tells gripping tales of the Underground Railroad http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article6639234.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article6639234.html Readorama: Grenville Clark would hate the idea of his own biography http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article6658098.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article6658098.html FYI Book Club picks ‘Data, A Love Story’ by Amy Webb http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article6686373.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article6686373.html New book rescues bloody Paris Commune uprising of 1871 from obscurity http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5979702.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 09 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5979702.html In ‘Tasty,’ author John McQuaid dishes out a brief biography of flavor http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5621856.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 09 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5621856.html In ‘The Bishop’s Wife,’ a Mormon leader’s spouse becomes a detective and a champion for women http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5646537.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 09 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5646537.html Readorama: Before New York, baseball’s Mike Torrez starred in Topeka http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5613870.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 09 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5613870.html Popular TV series, movies live on in novels http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article5417259.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 04 Jan 2015 18:29:13 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article5417259.html Sven Beckert’s ‘Empire of Cotton’ traces a long legacy of misery http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5235702.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 03 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5235702.html ‘Almost Famous Women’ resurrects gutsy personalities on the fringes of fame http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5236176.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5236176.html Readorama: Baghdad-born poet Dunya Mikhail to read in Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5235162.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Jan 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article5235162.html Best-sellers http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article8100918.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 25 Jan 2015 02:07:03 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article8100918.html Best-sellers http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article8100915.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 25 Jan 2015 02:07:03 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article8100915.html This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7942725.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:42:03 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7942725.html Top 25: What corporate America is reading, December 2014 http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7922361.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 07:07:04 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7922361.html Editor's choice: 'The Secret Wisdom of the Earth' by Christopher Scotton http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7855101.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 03:02:03 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7855101.html Mark Zuckerberg's next Facebook book club pick is by Steven Pinker http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7856040.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:47:07 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7856040.html Photographer's 'Unseen Cuba' gives a rare view of the island http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7855941.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:42:09 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7855941.html 'Suspended Sentences': A Nobel laureate's Paris http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7855779.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:37:10 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7855779.html Book review: 'Simply Good News: Why the Gospel is News and What Makes It Good' http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7855599.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:32:08 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7855599.html Print book sales climb in October http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7855239.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:22:10 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7855239.html New books about slavery, cotton and commerce http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7854894.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:07:05 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7854894.html 'Driving the King' explores civil rights movement circa 1955 http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7852575.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:07:13 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7852575.html 'Descent' twists a familiar trope in an unforgettable novel http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7852572.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:07:13 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7852572.html Secret conflicts shape a family in Sandip Roy's 'Don't Let Him Know' http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7852554.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:07:11 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article7852554.html