LJ Media Reviews: April 15, 2017

Below is a list of Audio and Video titles to be reviewed in the April 15, 2017, issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience.

Starred reviews are indicated with **.

Publishers: Please remember to send us one finished copy of each book that is scheduled for review (i.e., all of the forthcoming titles listed below) if you initially submitted a galley or bound manuscript. Our reviewers are not paid, and we like to send a finished copy of the reviewed book as a thank you. Materials should be mailed to: Library Journal, 123 William Street, Suite 802, New York, NY 10038.

AUDIO

FICTION

Bohjalian, Chris. The Sleepwalker. 8 CDs. 9:36 hrs. Books on Tape. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9780553399639. $35. F

**Collins, Kathleen. Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? 1 CD. 4 hrs. Harper Audio. Dec. 2016. ISBN 9781470827175. $39.99. F

**Doctorow, E.L. Doctorow: Collected Stories. 9 CDs. 11 hrs. Books on Tape. Jan. 2017. ISBN 978152477666. $45. digital download. F

Hubbard, L. Ron. The Invaders Plan. Vol. 1: Mission Earth. 17 CDs. 19 hrs. Galaxy. Sept. 2016. ISBN 9781619865402. $14.95. digital download. F

Klassen, Julie. The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill. (Tales from Ivy Hill, Bk. 1). 14 CDs. 17 hrs. Recorded Bks. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781501929045. $123.75. digital download. F

Lovett, Charlie. The Lost Book of the Grail. 9 CDs. 10:53 hrs. Dreamscape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781520066080. $59.99. 2 MP3-CDs. F

McKinlay, Jenn. Red Velvet Revenge. (Cupcake Bakery Mystery, Bk. 4).6 CDs. 7 hrs. Dreamscape. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781520064277. $47.99. digital download. F

girlingreen.jpg33117**Miller, Derek B. The Girl in Green. 10 CDs. 12:30 hrs. HighBridge. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781681684710. $34.99. digital download. F

**Saunders, George. Lincoln in the Bardo. 6 CDs. 7:25 hrs. Books on Tape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9780553397598. $35. digital download. F

**Sekaran, Shanthi. Lucky Boy. 14 CDs. 16:40 hrs. Books on Tape. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781524703004. $45. digital download. F

Willis, Lynn Chandler. Tell Me No Lies. 7 CDs. 8 hrs. Dreamscape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781520068756. $48. digital download. F

NONFICTION

Al-Khatahtbeh, Amani. Muslim Girl: A Coming of Age. digital download. 3:48 hrs. S. & S. Audio. Oct. 2016. ISBN 9781508233589. $14.99. MEMOIR

Blackburn, Elizabeth & Elissa Epel. The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier, Longer. 9 CDs. 11 hrs. Hachette Audio. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781478940425. $30. Health

Cauffiel, Lowell. Forever and Five Days: The Chilling True Story of Love, Betrayal, and Serial Murder in Grand Rapids, Michigan. 16 CDs. 19:49 hrs. Dreamscape. Dec. 2016. ISBN 9781520051963. $29.99. Crime

Dennett, Daniel C. From Bacteria to Bach and Back. 13 CDs. 16 hrs. HighBridge. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781681684390. $39.99. digital download. Sci

Hamblin, James. If Our Bodies Could Talk: A Guide to Operating and Maintaining a Human Body. 10 CDs. 12 hrs. Books on Tape. Dec. 2016. ISBN 9781524735203. $40. digital download. health

Jonnes, Jill. Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race To Electrify the World. 14 CDs. 17 hrs. Tantor. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781515917694. $44.99. HIST

**Leiris, Antoine. You Will Not Have My Hate. tr. from French by Sam Taylor. digital download. 1:43 hrs. Books on Tape. Oct. 2016. ISBN 9781524723217. $38. Memoir

Lubow, Arthur. Diane Arbus: Portrait of a Photographer. 14 CDs. 18 hrs. Tantor Audio. Sept. 2016. ISBN 9781515911517. $35.99. digital download. PHOTOG

Nixon, John. Debriefing the President: The Interrogation of Saddam Hussein. 5 CDs. 5:30 hrs. Books on Tape. Dec. 2016. ISBN 9781524709150. $32. digital download. Hist

Wolfe, Linda. Wasted: Inside the Robert Chambers–Jennifer Levin Murder. 10 CDs.12 hrs. Dreamscape. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781520052380. $49.99. digital download. Crime

Zacharias, Ravi & Vince Vitale. Jesus Among Secular Gods: The Counterculture Claims of Christ. 7 CDs. 8:30 hrs. Hachette Audio. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781478967248. $25. Rel

VIDEO

FICTION

Agatha Raisin: Series One. 3 discs. 462+ min. Geoffrey Sax & others, dist. by Acorn Media, www.acornonline.com. 2016. DVD UPC 054961238897. $59.99. SDH subtitles. F

Bitten: The Final Season. 441+ min. Kelley Armstrong, dist. by Entertainment One, www.entertainmentone.com. 2016. DVD UPC 741952826392. $39.98. SDH subtitles. Rated: TV-MA. Horror

sherlockvideo.jpg33117Hands of Stone. 111+ min. Jonathan Jakubowicz, dist. by Anchor Bay Entertainment, www.anchorbayent.com. 2016. DVD UPC 013132640365. $29.98; Blu-ray/digital HD UPC 013132640372. $34.99. SDH subtitles. Rated: R. F/SPORTS

**Sherlock: Season Four. 2 discs. 270+ min. Rachel Talalay & others, dist. by BBC, www.bbcamerica.com. 2017. DVD UPC 883929543526. $29.98; Blu-ray UPC 883929543519. $44.98. F/TV

13 Cameras. 89+ min. Victor Zarcoff, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2016. DVD UPC 738329206284. $29.95. Closed-captioned. HORROR

Wentworth: Season 1. 3 discs. 470+ min. Kevin Carlin & others, dist. by Acorn Media, www.acornonline.com. 2016. DVD UPC 054961253395. $59.99. SDH subtitles. F/TV

ARTS & HUMANITIES

Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future. color & b/w. 68+ min. Peter Rosen, American Masters, dist. by PBS, www.shoppbs.org. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781627897969. $24.99. SDH subtitles. ARCH

Yarn. 76+ min. Una Lorenzen & others, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2017. DVD UPC 738329211790. $29.95. Closed-captioned. CRAFTS

The Lovers and the Despot. 95 min. In English & Korean w/English subtitles. Rob Cannan & Ross Adam, dist. by Magnolia Pictures, www.magpictures.com. 2017. digital HD. FILM/HIST

The Magic Box: The Films of Shirley Clarke, 1929–1987. (Project Shirley, Vol. 4). 3 discs. color & b/w. 480 min. Shirley Clarke, dist. by Milestone Film, www.milestonefilms.com. 2016. DVD ISBN 9781933920672. $89.99; Blu-ray ISBN 9781933920689. $99.99. FILM

Sad Vacation: The Last Days of Sid and Nancy. color & b/w. 95+ min. Danny Garcia, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. DVD UPC 760137847991. $19.95. MUSIC

Just About Famous: A Film About Celebrity Impersonators. 90+ min. Jason Kovacsev & Matt Mamula, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2016. DVD UPC 738329209995. $29.95. Closed-captioned. PERFORMING ARTS

SOCIAL SCIENCES

**We the People: The Market Basket Effect. color & b/w. 76 min. Tommy Reid, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2016. DVD UPC 738329208356. $24.95. Closed-captioned. ECON

Up in Arms: How the Gun Lobby Is Changing Canada. color. 75 min. Nadine Pequeneza, dist. by Tugg Edu, www.edu.tugg.com. 2016. DVD $75; acad. libs. $350; streaming available at www.edu@tugg.com. LAW/POLITICS 

**Off the Rails. color & b/w. 89 min. Adam Irving, dist. by Passion River, www.passionriver.com. 2016. DVD UPC 602573165881. $59.95. PSYCH/CRIME

Bridging the Divide: Mayor Tom Bradley and the Politics of Race. color & b/w. 57+ min. Lyn Goldfarb, www.mayortombradley.com. 2016. DVD ISBN 9780692577417. $100; acad. libs. $300. Public performance; closed-captioned. SOC SCI

South Bureau Homicide. 78 min. Mark Earl Burman & Mike Cooley, dist. by Tugg Edu, www.edu.tugg.com. 2016. DVD $75; acad. libs. $350. Public performance; streaming available at edu@tugginc.com. SOC SCI

Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things. 78 min. Matt D’Avella, dist. by Video Project, www.videoproject.com. 2016. DVD $89; acad. libs. $295. Public performance; w/site license $395; circulating $25. Closed-captioned. SOC SCI

**Stray Dog. 102 min. Debra Granik, dist. by Bullfrog Films, www.bullfrogfilms.com. 2016. DVD ISBN 9781941545638. $390 (Rental: $95). Public performance; SDH subtitles. SOC SCI/BIOG

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

The Mind of a Chef: Season 5; Ludo Lefebvre. 240 min. dist. by PBS, shoppbs.org. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781627897051. $24.99. SDH subtitles. Cooking

Rising Tides. 89+ min. J. Lazarus Auerbach & Scott Duthie, dist. by Cinema Libre Studio, www.cinemalibrestudio.com. 2016. DVD UPC 881394123328. $19.95; public performance $150. ENVIRONMENT

FAST SCANS: TOP FOREIGN & INDIE PICKS

alwayshine.jpg33117Always Shine. color. 85+ min. Oscilloscope Laboratories. 2016. DVD UPC 857490005356. $34.99; Blu-ray UPC 857490005363. $39.99.

Evelyn. color. 95+ min. Olive Films. 2002. DVD UPC 887090132114. $19.95; Blu-ray UPC 887090132213. $29.95. Rated: PG. 

Seasons (“Les Saisons”). color. 97+ min. In French w/English subtitles. Music Box Films. 2016. DVD UPC 751778950812. $29.95; Blu-ray UPC 751778950829. $34.95. Rated: PG.

3 Classic Films by Claude Chabrol: Betty/Torment (L’Enfer)/The Swindle. 3 discs. color. 310+ min. In French w/English subtitles. Cohen Media Group. 1992–97. Blu-ray UPC 741952815594. $49.99.

 

 

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