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What do you want to read? Discover our suggestions

This week, we thought we’d let you choose your own path and your own read in the diverse selection of titles below. Fiction? Nonfiction? There should be at least one title right up your alley among these recommended new releases!

Make sure to click on the cover image to access the title on Feedbooks.

Discover our map and timeline of historical fiction

Do you like historical fiction? Do you prefer to read about WWI or about the Middle Ages? How about reading a historical novel set in Russia? In the map and timeline created by Feedbooks, you will able to navigate through the latest releases in historical fiction, through time and space!

Click on the image below to access the timemap.
A selection of historical fiction

Discover our literary map of Ireland

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! For the occasion, you’ll find below a map of literary Ireland. From County Mayo to Dublin, discover Ireland as the writers depicted it in their works.
On the map, every shamrock icon is linked to a book that you can download on Feedbooks (and there may be more than one icon in one town, so don’t hesitate to zoom in!).

Want to see the movie? Read the book first!

Are you enthused about the movie Inherent Vice? Do you think it is finally time to tackle Thomas Hardy’s classic novel Far From the Madding Crowd before the movie adaptation is released? Do not hesitate to browse our timeline of the next expected movie adaptations and discover the trailers of each movie as well as the book it was based on.

Click on the image below and you will be redirected to the full timeline.

Books to movies: a guide to 2015

Our selections and ebook recommendations of the week (02/27/2015)

In this week’s selections, we recommend new releases in fiction and nonfiction that caught our attention and should definitely hold yours! You’ll also find a selection of titles we recommend related to the news headlines.

What we recommend this week

If you know a thing or two about the New York music scene from the 1980’s, the name of Kim Gordon should ring a bell. Member of the cult band Sonic Youth and ultimate cool girl, Gordon just released her memoir Girl in a Band, looking back on several decades in one of the most revered and respected bands of our time and on her personal experience beyond this environment.

Girl in a Band

Do you sometimes wish you could crawl under people’s skin and literally inhabit their body and watch the world through their eyes? Such is the premise of Claire North’s latest novel Touch, a novel that was deemed “touching, horrifying, magnificent” by NPR book critic Amal El-Mohtar, and sounds chilling enough to make you want to crack the book open right away.

Touch

Have we come to a point where science has explained everything there is to know about anything? In his fascinating book To Explain the World, Steven Weinberg looks back on centuries of advancement and knowledge in science and how this knowledge is integrated in our daily lives and in the way we look at the world.

To Explain the World

What’s happening in the world? Here are some books that might help you understand

CubaDon't Be Afraid of the Bullets: An Accidental War Correspondent in YemenThis Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The ClimateDataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think No One's Looking)