LJ Media Reviews: May 1, 2017

Below is a list of Audiobook and Video titles to be reviewed in the May 1, 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.

CALL FOR REVIEWERS: LJ is seeking reviewers in the following areas: e-Original Romance (ebook format; contact bl.fox@mediasourceinc.com); Fiction by Diverse Authors (contact wwilliams@mediasourceinc.com) Literature; Performing Arts, Music; Health & Medicine; Parenting (contact apesek@mediasourceinc.com); Political Science (domestic and international); Science. For more information and to fill out an application, go to ow.ly/vHWY30aROVh.

AUDIO

FICTION

Billingham, Mark. Rush of Blood. 8 CDs. 9:45 hrs. HighBridge. Feb. 2017. ISBN 978168168130. $35.99. digital download. F

Boyce, Trudy Nan. Old Bones. (Sarah Alt, Bk. 2). 8 CDs. 10:19 hrs. Books on Tape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781524735296. $45. digital download. F

Buchanan, Rowan Hisayo. Harmless Like You. 10 CDs. 11 hrs. HighBridge. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781681684697. $34.99. digital download. F

Coetzee, J.M. The Schooldays of Jesus. 8 CDs. 9:45 hrs. HighBridge. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781681684338. $34.99. digital download. F

Danticat, Edwidge. Untwine. 1 MP3-CD. 7:40 hrs. Brilliance. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781522652090. $9.99. F

Heller, Jane. Best Enemies. 8 CDs. 10:14 hrs. Dreamscape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781520064949. $59.99. 2 MP3-CDs. F

Higgins, Kristan. On Second Thought. 11 CDs. 13 hrs. Recorded Bks. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781490640983. $123.75. 1 MP3-CD, digital download. F

twelvelives.jpg41417LaBan, Elizabeth & Melissa DePino. Pretty Little World. 9 CDs. 11 hrs. Brilliance. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781531877880. $14.99. 1 MP3-CD, digital download. F

Scalzi, John. The Dispatcher. 1 MP3-CD. 2 hrs. Brilliance. May 2017. ISBN 9781543601022. $9.99. SF

Thubron, Colin. Night of Fire. 9 CDs. 12 hrs. Brilliance. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781536617115. $29.99. 1 MP3-CD, digital download. F

**Tinti, Hannah. The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley. 11 CDs. 13:28 hrs. Brilliance. Mar. 2017. ISBN 9781423385370. $34.99. 1 MP3-CD. F

Tyson, Wendy. Bitter Harvest. (Greenhouse, Bk. 2). 7 CDs. 8:36 hrs. Dreamscape. Mar. 2017. ISBN 9781520066653. $59.99. 1 MP3-CD. F  

NONFICTION

Balleisen, Edward J. Fraud: An American History from Barnum to Madoff. 16 CDs 19:30 hrs. HighBridge. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781681682969. $49.99. digital download. HIST/ECON

Brookins, Cara. Rise: How a House Built a Family. 8 CDs. 10 hrs. Macmillan Audio. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781427282248. $39.99. digital download. Memoir

Madden, Thomas F. Istanbul: City of Majesty at the Crossroads of the New World. Recorded Bks. 12 CDs. 14:25 hrs. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781501932526. $123.75. digital download. HIST

Perkins, John M. Dream with Me: Race, Love, and the Struggle We Must Win. 5 CDs. 6:30 hrs. Oasis. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781613758793. $16.99. REL

Reeder, Lydia. Dust Bowl Girls: The Inspiring Story of the Team That Barnstormed Its Way to Basketball Glory. 7 CDs. 8:30 hrs. HighBridge. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781681681986. $34.99. digital download. SPORTS/HIST

Schwalbe, Will. Books for Living. 6 CDs. 7 hrs. Books on Tape. Dec. 2016. ISBN 9780553398113. $35. digital download. MEMOIR

Thompson, Derek. Hit Makers: Why Things Become Popular. 9 CDs. 11:30 hrs. Books on Tape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781524735104. $40. digital download. SOC SCI

Tyson, Timothy B. The Blood of Emmett Till. 8 CDs. 9:19 hrs. Dreamscape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781520065007. $39.99. 1 MP3-CD. HIST

Walsh, Jim. Gold Experience: Following Prince in the 90s. 5 CDs. 5:15 hrs. HighBridge. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781681685670. $24.99. digital download. MUSIC

Worline, Monica C. & Jane E. Dutton. Awakening Compassion at Work: The Quiet Power That Elevates People and Organizations. 5 CDs. 6:32 hrs. Dreamscape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781520071343. $39.99. 1 MP3-CD, digital download. BUS

VIDEO

FICTION

As I Open My Eyes. 102 min. In Arabic w/optional English subtitles. Leyla Rouzid, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2017. DVD UPC 738329211820. $29.95. F

His Girl Friday. 2 discs. b/w. 193+ min. Howard Hawks, dist. by Criterion Collection, www.criterion.com. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681432335. $39.95; Blu-ray ISBN 9781681432328. $49.95. F

In the Shadow. 99+ min. In English & Spanish. Nicole Elmer, dist. by Dreamscape Video, www.dreamscapeab.com. 2016. DVD UPC 857063005837. $24.99; public performance $199.99. HORROR

London Town. 93+ min. Derrick Borte, dist. by IFC Films, www.ifcfilms.com. 2017. DVD UPC 030306947891. $24.98. SDH subtitles. Rated: R. F

19-2: Season 3. 3 discs. 441+ min. Sturla Gunnarsson & others, dist. by Acorn Media, www.acornonline.com. 2016. DVD UPC 054961247790. $49.99. SDH subtitles. F/TV

Winter: The Complete Series. 2 discs. 358+ min. Samantha Lang & others, dist. by Acorn Media, www.acornonline.com. 2016. DVD UPC 054961251995. $49.99. SDH subtitles. F/TV

ARTS & HUMANITIES

**Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise. color & b/w. 114+ min. Bob Hercules & Rita Coburn Whack, dist. by American Masters for PBS, shoppbs.org. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781627899871. $24.99. SDH subtitles. LIT

My Way. 92+ min. Dominique Mollee & Vinny Sisson, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. DVD UPC 760137900597. $19.95. MUSIC

New Orleans Music in Exile. 113+ min. Robert Mugge, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. Blu-ray UPC 760137892298. $19.95. Closed-captioned. MUSIC 

From Philadelphia to Fallujah. 41 min. David Hammelburg, dist. by Dreamscape Video, www.dreamscapeab.com. 2016. DVD UPC 857326006281. $19.99; public performance $199.99. SPORTS/MILITARY STUDIES

speedsisters.jpg41417Speed Sisters. 80+ min. In English & Arabic w/English subtitles. Amber Fares, dist. by First Run Features, www.firstrunfeatures.com. 2017. DVD UPC 720229917247. $19.95. SPORTS

Sunday Ball. 70+ min. In Portuguese w/English subtitles. Eryk Rocha, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2016. DVD UPC 738329208301. $24.95. SPORTS

SOCIAL SCIENCES

Meet the Renegades. 2 discs. 295 min. Ross Ashcroft, dist. by Dreamscape Video, www.dreamscapeab.com. 2016. DVD UPC 857326006403. $29.99; public performance $199.99. COMM

I Voted? 76 min. Jason Grant Smith, dist. by Tugg Edu, edu.tugg.com. 2016. DVD $75; acad. libs. $250. Public performance; streaming available at edu@tugginc.com. POL SCI

Political Animals. 86 min. Jonah Markowitz & Tracy Wares, dist. by Video Project, www.videoproject.com. 2016. DVD $89; acad. libs. $395 (w/DLS). Public performance. POL SCI

Autism: A Family’s Journey. 52 min. Michael Terrill, dist. by Dreamscape Video, www.dreamscapeab.com. 2017. DVD UPC 852435007518. $24.99; public performance $199.99. Closed-captioned. PSYCH

True New York. 131+ min. Jordan Roth & others, dist. by First Run Features, www.firstrunfeatures.com. 2016. DVD UPC 720229917179. $24.95. SOC SCI/TRAV

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

City in the Sky. 3 hrs. Matt Barrett & others, BBC & PBS, www.shoppbs.org. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781531700300. $24.99. AERONAUTICS

Gambling on Extinction. 52 min. Jakob Kneser, dist. by Green Planet Films, www.greenplanetfilms.org. 2016. DVD UPC 609224858048. $79; acad. libs. $159. Public performance; closed-captioned; circulating $39. ENVIRONMENT

Portrait of a Garden. 98 min. In Dutch w/English subtitles. Rosie Stapel, dist. by Grasshopper Film, www.grasshopperfilm.com. 2016. DVD $99.95; acad. libs. $395. Public performance; w/streaming $670. GARDENING

The Mama Sherpas: Midwives Across America. 76+ min. Brigid Maher, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2017. DVD UPC 738329212032. $29.95. Closed-captioned. HEALTH

TRAILERS: WHAT’S COMING ON DVD/BLU-RAY

Dark Angel. 3+ hrs. Brian Percival, dist. by Masterpiece for PBS. Jun. 2017. DVD UPC 841887033268. $29.99. DRAMA/TV

The Lodger. 2 discs. tinted & b/w. 91+ min. Alfred Hitchcock, dist. by Criterion Collection. Jul. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681433189. $29.95; 1-disc Blu-ray ISBN 9781681433172. $39.95. MYSTERY 

Mine. 106+ min. Fabio Guaglione & Fabio Resinaro, dist. by Well Go USA. Jun. 2017. DVD UPC 812491017586. $24.98; Blu-ray UPC 812491017593. $29.98. DRAMA

Straw Dogs. 2 discs. 117+ min. Sam Peckinpah, dist. by Criterion Collection. Jun. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681433288. $29.95; 1-disc Blu-ray ISBN 9781681433271. $39.95. DRAMA

ticket.jpg41417Suntan. 104+ min. In Greek w/English subtitles. Argyris Papadimitropoulos, dist. by Strand Releasing. Jun. 2017. DVD UPC 712267362226. $27.99. DRAMA

The Ticket. 97+ min. Ido Fluk, dist. by Cinedigm Entertainment. Jun. 2017. DVD UPC 826663174403. $NA; Blu-ray UPC 826663174410. $22.97. DRAMA 

They Live by Night. b/w. 95+ min. Nicholas Ray, dist. by Criterion Collection. Jun. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681433165. $29.95; Blu-ray ISBN 9781681433158. $39.95. DRAMA

Ugetsu. 2 discs. b/w. 97+ min. In Japanese w/English subtitles. Kenji Mizoguchi, dist. by Criterion Collection. Jun. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681432755. $29.95; 1-disc Blu-ray ISBN 9781681433141. $39.95. DRAMA

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