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The Bestselling Books of the Week, According to NYT, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon

The New York Times, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon all have their own bestseller lists. Here are the combined results.

This is Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Year for 2022

Every year, Merriam-Webster announces the word that's seen the biggest increase in lookups. Here is their Word of the Year for 2022.

Book Ratings Systems Are Not a Solution: Book Censorship News, November 25, 2022

A book rating system is not a solution to book challenges or content. That, plus this week's book censorship news.

The New York Times Releases 100 Notable Books for 2022

Here are this year's New York Times 100 notable books for 2022.

Ellen Wittlinger, Author of Hard-Hitting Queer YA, Has Died

Ellen Wittlinger was an early writer of queer YA books and broke ground with her hard-hitting realism.

The Bestselling Books of the Week, According to NYT, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon

The New York Times, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon all have their own bestseller lists. Here are the combined results.

The Merger of Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster Is Dead in the Water

S&S has decided not to extend the deal's deadline, which prevents PRH from appealing the court's decision to block the merger.

My Book, Plus 300+ Others, Is Banned in Missouri: Book Censorship News, November 18, 2022

Missouri's bill has led to hundreds of books being pulled and not returned to shelves. That, plus this week's book censorship news.

The Best Books of 2022, According to The Washington Post

The Washington Post's Best Books of 2022 has a mix of fiction and nonfiction titles, and are about everything from colonialism to friendship.

Children’s Author Marcus Sedgwick Dies

Celebrated children's author Marcus Sedgwick, who was nominated for more than 30 awards, has passed away unexpectedly.