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USA autunno 2010: i libri più attesi

13 settembre 2010

USA – I libri più attesi in uscita quest’autunno:

Ken Follett Fall of Giants (28 settembre)

Philip Roth Nemesis (5 ottobre)

Bruce Machart The Wake of Forgiveness (21 ottobre)

Nicole Krauss Great House (12 ottobre)

Salman Rushdie Luka and the Fire of Life (16 novembre)

Fonte: The Wall Street JournalSEPTEMBER 3, 2010

Political Conspiracy: five best

21 settembre 2009

I 5 migliori libri di spionaggio e cospirazione scelti da Joseph Finder.

Finder, membro dell’Association of Former Intelligence Officers, è autore di nove romanzi, tra i quali “Paranoia” e “High Crimes“.
Il suo thriller “Vanished” è appena stato pubblicato da St. Martin’s Press.

It Can’t Happen HereBy Sinclair Lewis (Signet Classics, 1935)

The Ministry of FearBy Graham Greene (Viking, 1943)

LibraBy Don DeLillo (Viking, 1988)

Advise and Consent” By Allen Drury (Doubleday, 1959)

The Matarese Circle” By Robert Ludlum (Bantam, 1979)

Fonte: The Wall Street Journal Online (AUGUST 29, 2009)

Autunno 2009: le novità

4 settembre 2009

Dal sito del Wall Street Journal le principali novità in libreria a partire dai prossimi giorni.

Anthologist, Nicholson Baker (8 settembre, Simon & Schuster)

The Lost Symbol, Dan Brown (15 settembre, Doubleday Books)

The Year of the Flood, Margaret Atwood  (22 settembre, Bloomsbury)

Nocturnes, Kazuo Ishiguro (22 settembre, Knopf)

Generosity: An Enhancement, Richard Powers (29 settembre, Farrar, Straus & Giroux)

The Wild Things, Dave Eggers (1 ottobre, Penguin)

Chronic City, Jonathan Lethem (13 ottobre, Doubleday)

The Museum of Innocence, Orhan Pamuk (20 ottobre, Faber and Faber)

Last Night in Twisted River, John Irving (27 ottobre, Bloomsbury)

The Humbling, Philip Roth (2 novembre, Vintage)

The Original of Laura,  Vladimir Nabokov (17 novembre, Penguin)

Fonte: The Wall Street Journal Online, SEPTEMBER 4, 2009,

I libri per l’estate

24 giugno 2009

Dal sito del Wall Street Journal i libri per l’estate!

The Girl Who Played with Fire” Stieg Larsson

South of Broad” Pat Conroy

The Secret Speech”  Tom Rob Smith

The Angel’s GameCarlos Ruiz Zafon

My Father’s Tears” John Updike

RavensGeorge Dawes Green

Let the Great World SpinColum McCann

Do Not Deny MeJean Thompson

A Happy Marriage” Rafael Yglesias

FragmentWarren Fahy

Border SongsJim Lynch

It’s Beginning to HurtJames Lasdun

That Old Cape MagicRichard Russo

Heroic Measures”  Jill Ciment

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The Food of a Younger LandMark Kurlansky

American HeroesEdmund S. Morgan

Young Woman and the SeaGlenn Stout

The SnakeheadPatrick Radden Keefe

The Secret Life of Marilyn MonroeJ.Randy Taraborrelli
Fonte: The Wall Street Journal, June 3, 2009

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Spy Story: Five Best

23 giugno 2009

Dal sito del Wall Street Journal il romanziere Alan Furst segnala i 5 migliori romanzi di spionaggio:

1. “Our Man in HavanaBy Graham Greene (Viking, 1958)

2. “The Miernik DossierBy Charles McCarry (Saturday Review Press, 1973)

3. “The Levanter” By Eric Ambler (Atheneum, 1972)

4. “The Honourable Schoolboy” By John le Carré (Knopf, 1977)

5. “Moura” By Nina Berberova (New York Review Books, 2005)

Tra i romanzi di Alan Furst segnaliamo The Polish Officer” (1995) “Dark Voyage” (2004), “The Foreign Correspondente The Spies of Warsaw” (2008).

Fonte: The Wall Street Journal Online, JUNE 13, 2009

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Best-sellers Books (WSJ) 26 aprile – 2 maggio 2009

11 maggio 2009

La lista dei libri più venduti in U.S.A.  Settimana dal 26 aprile al 2 maggio 2009.

FICTION

1. “8th ConfessionJames Patterson (Arrow)

2. “Eclipse” Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

3. “Breaking Dawn” by Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

4. “Lover Avenged J R Ward (Signet Book)

5. “First FamilyDavid Baldacci (Hachette)

6. “Summer on Blossom StreetDebbie Macomber (Harlequin Mills & Boon)

7. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Last StrawJeff Kinney (Amulet)

8. “Tea Time for the Traditionally Built Alexander McCall Smith (Pantheon Books)

9. “Warriors: SunriseErin Hunter (HarperCollins)

10. “TwilightStephenie Meyer (Thorndike Press)

NONFICTION

1. “Liberty and TyrannyMark R Levin (Threshold Editions)

2. “ACT Like a Lady, Think Like a ManSteve Harvey (Amistad)

3. “Outliers The Story of Success” Malcolm Gladwell (Little Brown)

4. “The Girls from Ames” Jeffrey Zaslow (Gotham)

5. “Always Looking UpMichael J Fox (Hyperion)

6. “Master Your MetabolismJillian Michaels, Mariska Van Aalst (Crown)

7. “ColumbineDave Cullen (Twelve)

8. “The Last Lecture Jeffrey Zaslo, Randy Pausch (Hodder)

9. “Strengthsfinder 2.0Tom Rath (Gallup Press)

10. “The End of Overeating” David Kessler (Rodale)

Fonte: Wall Street Journal Online May 8, 2009

La lista pubblicata dal Wall Street Journal rappresenta le vendite nazionali di libri durante la settimana dal 26 aprile al 2 maggio 2009 nelle oltre 2.500 librerie Barnes & Noble, B. Dalton, Bookland, Books-a-Million, Books & Co, Bookstar, Bookstop, Borders, Brentano’s, Coles, Coopersmith, Doubleday, Scribners e Waldenbooks oltre alle vendite online di Amazon.com e barnesandnoble.com

Best-sellers Books (WSJ) 29 marzo – 4 aprile 2009

10 aprile 2009

La lista dei libri più venduti in U.S.A. Settimana dal 29 marzo al 4 aprile 2009.

FICTION

1. “Eclipse” Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

2. “Breaking Dawn” by Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

3. “Long LostHarlan Coben (Dutton Books)

4. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Last StrawJeff Kinney (Amulet)

5. “MaxJames Patterson (Little Brown)

6. “Diary of a Wimpy Rodrick RulesJeff Kinney (Penguin)

7. “New MoonStephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

8. “The HostStephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

9. “City of GlassCassandra Clare (Margaret K. McElderry Books)

10. “HuntedP.C. Cast, Kristin Cast (Little Brown)

NONFICTION

1. “Liberty and TyrannyMark R Levin (Threshold Editions)

2. “ACT Like a Lady, Think Like a ManSteve Harvey (Amistad)

3. “Always Looking UpMichael J Fox (Hyperion)

4. “Outliers The Story of Success” Malcolm Gladwell (Little Brown)

5. “Twilight: Director’s NotebookCatherine Hardwicke (Little Brown)

6. “Strengthsfinder 2.0Tom Rath (Gallup Press)

7. “House of CardsWilliam D. Cohan (Penguin)

8. “Martha Stewart’s Easy DinnersMartha Stewart (Potter Publishers)

9. “The Yankee Years” Joe Torre, Tom Verducci (Random House)

10. “Last Lecture” by Randy Pausch, Jeffrey Zaslow (Hyperion

Fonte: Wall Street April 9, 2009

La lista pubblicata dal Wall Street Journal rappresenta le vendite nazionali di libri durante la settimana dal 29 marzo al 4 aprile nelle oltre 2.500 librerie Barnes & Noble, B. Dalton, Bookland, Books-a-Million, Books & Co, Bookstar, Bookstop, Borders, Brentano’s, Coles, Coopersmith, Doubleday, Scribners e Waldenbooks oltre alle vendite online di Amazon.com e barnesandnoble.com

Best-sellers Books (WSJ) 15-21 marzo 2009

29 marzo 2009

La lista dei libri più venduti in U.S.A. Settimana dal 15 al 21 marzo 2009.

FICTION

1. “MaxJames Patterson (Little Brown)

2. “Eclipse” Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

3. “Breaking Dawn” by Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

4. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Last StrawJeff Kinney (Amulet)

5. “HuntedP.C. Cast, Kristin Cast (Little Brown)

6. “Handle with CareJodi Picoult ( Hodder)

7. “CorsairClive Cussler, Jack B. Du Brul (Penguin)

8. “The Associate”  John Grisham (Random House)

9. “The HostStephenie Meyer, (Little Brown)

10. “Diary of a Wimpy Rodrick RulesJeff Kinney (Penguin)

NONFICTION

1. “ACT Like a Lady, Think Like a ManSteve Harvey (Amistad)

2. “Twilight: Director’s NotebookCatherine Hardwicke (Little Brown)

3. “Outliers The Story of Success” Malcolm Gladwell (Little Brown)

4. “Players Handbook” (Wizards of the Coast)

5. “House of CardsWilliam D. Cohan (Penguin)

6. “Strengthsfinder 2.0Tom Rath (Gallup Press)

7. “A Lion Called ChristianAnthony Bourke, John Rendall (Transworld Publishers)

8. “The Yankee Years” Joe Torre, Tom Verducci (Random House)

9. “Last Lecture” by Randy Pausch, Jeffrey Zaslow (Hyperion)

10. “The Lost City of ZDavid Grann (Simon & Schuster)

Fonte: Wall Street Journal, March 29, 2009

La lista pubblicata dal Wall Street Journal rappresenta le vendite nazionali di libri durante la settimana dal 14 al 21 marzo 2009 nelle oltre 2.500 librerie Barnes & Noble, B. Dalton, Bookland, Books-a-Million, Books & Co, Bookstar, Bookstop, Borders, Brentano’s, Coles, Coopersmith, Doubleday, Scribners e Waldenbooks oltre alle vendite online di Amazon.com e barnesandnoble.com

Best-sellers Books (WSJ) 1-7 marzo 2009

16 marzo 2009

La lista dei libri più venduti in U.S.A. Settimana dall’1 all’7 marzo 2009.

FICTION

1. “Handle with Care” M.J. Rose (Atria)

2. “Eclipse” Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

3. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Last StrawJeff Kinney (Amulet)

4. “Breaking Dawn” by Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

5. “The Sword ThiefPeter Lerangis ( Scholastic)

6. “The Associate”  John Grisham (Random House)

7. “Promises in DeathJ.D. Robb (Piatkus Books)

8. “Diary of a Wimpy Rodrick RulesJeff Kinney (Penguin)

9. “Run for Your LifeJames Patterson (Little Brown)

10. “The HostStephenie Meyer, (Little Brown)

NONFICTION

1. “ACT Like a Lady, Think Like a ManSteve Harvey (Amistad)

2. “Outliers The Story of Success” Malcolm Gladwell (Little Brown)

3. “The Yankee Years” Joe Torre, Tom Verducci (Random House)

4. “The Power of SoulZhi Gang Sha (Simon & Schuster)

5. “The Sandler RulesDavid Mattson (Pegasus)

6. “Strengthsfinder 2.0Tom Rath (Gallup Press)

7. “Last Lecture” by Randy Pausch, Jeffrey Zaslow (Hyperion)

8. “Out of CaptivityMarc Gonsalves, Tom Howes, Marc Gonsalves, Gary Brozek ( HarperCollins)

9.”The SecretRhonda Byrne (Atria)

10. “Miles to GoMiley Cyrus (Hyperion)

Fonte: Wall Street Journal, March 13, 2009

La lista pubblicata dal Wall Street Journal rappresenta le vendite nazionali di libri durante la settimana dall’1 al 7 marzo 2009 nelle oltre 2.500 librerie Barnes & Noble, B. Dalton, Bookland, Books-a-Million, Books & Co, Bookstar, Bookstop, Borders, Brentano’s, Coles, Coopersmith, Doubleday, Scribners e Waldenbooks oltre alle vendite online di Amazon.com e barnesandnoble.com

Novità febbraio-marzo 2009

24 febbraio 2009

Dal sito del Wall Street Journal tre nuovi romanzi di scrittori esordienti in uscita in questi giorni:

Kathryn Stockett, “The Help” February 10, 2009.

Philipp Meyer, “American Rust” February 24, 2009.

Robert Goolrick, “A Reliable Wife” March 31, 2009.

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Fonte: The Wall Street Journal Online, February 12, 2009