LJ Best Books 2016

A jury of our peers discussed, debated, disagreed, and finally declared LJ’s annual Top Ten Best Books of the year, selected by our editors, as well as Top Five lists for genre fiction, nonfiction, poetry, graphic novels, and SELF-e titles. VISIT THE WEBSITE

Video: New on Blu | February 1, 2013

Bill Cunningham New York. color. 90+ min. Richard Press. Zeitgeist Films. 2007. UPC 795975114738. $34.98.

“Best Videos of 2011” pick (LJ 1/12) focuses on the dedicated, bicycle-riding, octogenarian photographer of the New York Time’s populist “On the Street.”

Manufactured Landscapes. color. 90+ min. Jennifer Baichwal. Zeitgeist Films. 2007. UPC 795975114837. $34.99.

An enlivening film based on the book about Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky’s look at how industrialization has transformed the environment. [Look for a review in an upcoming LJ.]

Tell No One. color. 125+ min. In French w/English subtitles. Guillaume Canet. Music Box Films. 2006. UPC 736211216052. $19.99.

Beaten and left for dead trying to protect his wife, the bereaved widower becomes a suspect in this twisty little thriller (LJ 3/15/09) back in print.