LJ Media | Review Alert, September 15, 2017

Below is a list of Audio and Video titles to be reviewed in the September 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

Basu, Diksha. The Windfall. 9 CDs. 10:16 hrs. Books on Tape. Jun. 2017. ISBN 9781524774110. $40. digital download. F

King, Laurie R. Lockdown. 9 CDs. 10:45 hrs. Recorded Bks. Jun. 2017. ISBN 978154906323542. $102.75. digital download. F

Lepucki, Edan. Woman No. 17. 10 CDs. 11:47 hrs. Books on Tape. May 2017. ISBN 9781524723415. $45. digital download. F

Linden, Rachel. Ascension of Larks. 8 CDs. 9 hrs. Thomas Nelson Audio. Jun. 2017. ISBN 9780718095758. $22. F

Ludwig, Benjamin. Ginny Moon. 7 CDs. 9 hrs. Harper Audio. May 2017. ISBN 9781538409091. $39.99. digital download. F

McMahon, Jennifer. Burntown. 9 CDs. 10:47 hrs. Books on Tape. Apr. 2017. ISBN 9781524781620. $40. digital download. F

**Strout, Elizabeth. Anything Is Possible. 7 CDs. 8:29 hrs. Books on Tape. Apr. 2017. ISBN 9781524774929. $40. digital download. F

Watts, Stephanie Powell. No One Is Coming To Save Us. 9 CDs. 11 hrs. Harper Audio. Apr. 2017. ISBN 9781538412190. digital download. F

nonfiction

**Alexie, Sherman. You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me: A Memoir. 10 CDs. 12:10 hrs. Hachette Audio. Jun. 2017. ISBN 9781478912811. $30. LIT

Berry, Daina Ramey. The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation. 7 CDs. 9 hrs. Tantor Audio. Jun. 2017. ISBN 9781541405882. $34.99. SOC SCI

DeRuiter, Geraldine. All Over the Place: Adventures in Travel, True Love, and Petty Theft. digital download. 8:28 hrs. Hachette Audio. May 2017. ISBN 9781478920366. $14.95. MEMOIR

Lockwood, Patricia. Priestdaddy. 1 MP3-CD. 10 hrs. Brilliance. Aug. 2017. ISBN 9781543626483. $9.98. MEMOIR

**Petersen, Anne Helen. Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud: The Rise and Reign of the Unruly Woman. digital download. 7:36 hrs. Books on Tape. Jun. 2017. ISBN 9781524776527. $76. SOC SCI

Riggs, Nina. The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying. digital download. 7:34 hrs. S. & S. Audio. Jun. 2017. ISBN 9781508241454. $17.99. HEALTH

Romney, J.P. & Rebecca Romney. Printer’s Error: Irreverent Stories from Book History. 7 CDs. 8:43 hrs. Tantor Audio. Mar. 2017. ISBN 9781515914778. $44.99. digital download. LIT

**Trillin, Calvin. Killings. digital download. 11 hrs. Books on Tape. Apr. 2017. ISBN 9781524779627. $85.50. CRIME

Weigel, David. The Show That Never Ends: The Rise and Fall of Prog Rock. 10 CDs. 11:30 hrs. HighBridge. Jun. 2017. ISBN 9781681686059. $34.99. MUSIC

VIDEO

FICTION

Hellraiser: The Scarlet Box; Limited Edition Trilogy. 4 discs. 279+ min. David A. Prior, dist. by Arrow Video c/o MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. Blu-ray UPC 760137966586. $124.95. F/Horror

**Lad: A Yorkshire Story. 97 min. Dan Hartley, dist. by Dreamscape Video, www.dreamscapeab.com. 2017. DVD UPC 815506021074. $29.99; public performance $199.99. F

The Love Witch. 2+ hrs. Anna Biller, dist. by Oscilloscope Laboratories, oscilloscope.net. 2017. DVD UPC 857490005370. $34.99; Blu-ray UPC 857490005387. $39.99. F/Horror

The Migrants. 90 min. Tom Gries, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2017. DVD UPC 738329212131. $19.95. F

Rake: Series 1. 3 discs. 450 min. Peter Dungan & others, dist. by Acorn Media, www.acornonline.com. 2017. DVD UPC 054961256099. $39.99. SDH subtitles. F/TV

**Starlight. 100 min. In French w/English subtitles. Sophie Blondy, dist. by Cleopatra c/o MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2017. Blu-ray UPC 760137980087. $19.95. F

ARTS & HUMANITIES

Concrete Love: The Architecture of the Böhm Family. 88 min. Maurizius Staerkle Drux, dist. by First Run Features, www.firstrunfeatures.com. 2017. DVD UPC 720229917292. $24.95; public performance $295. ARCH

I Am…Heath Ledger: “Don’t Be Afraid To Fall.” 94+ min. Adrian Butenhuis & Derik Murray, dist. by Virgil Films, www.virgilfilmsent.com. 2017. DVD UPC 829567125724. $19.99; Blu-ray UPC 829567125823. $19.99. Closed-captioned. FILM

Searching for Victor “Young” Perez: The Boxer of Auschwitz. color & b/w. 64 min. w/French & English subtitles. Sophie Nahum, dist. by EPF Media, www.epfmedia.com. 2017. $100; acad. libs. $150. Public performance. SPORTS/BIOG

SOCIAL SCIENCES

**Class of ’27. 57 min. James Rutenbeck & others, Lost Nation Pictures, lostnationpictures.com/projects/class-of-27. 2017. $39.95; acad. libs. $225; public performance; SDH subtitles available. ED

**(Dis)Honesty: The Truth About Lies. 90+ min. Yael Melamede, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2017. DVD UPC 738329211905. $29.95. Closed-captioned. PSYCH

**A New High. 100 min. Samuel Miron & Stephen Scott Scarpulla, dist. by Passion River, www.passionriver.com. 2017. DVD UPC 888608666916. $59.95. Public performance. PSYCH

Martin Clunes: Islands of Australia. 144+ min. Ian Leese, dist. by Athena Learning, www.acornonline.com. 2017. DVD UPC 054961256198. $34.99. SDH subtitles. TRAV

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Tulare: The Phantom Lake. 24 min. Christopher Beaver, dist. by Green Planet Films, www.greenplanetfilms.org. 2016. DVD UPC 714497273877. $39.95. Public performance; closed-captioned. ENVIRONMENT

Magnificent Burden. 87 min. Rob Nelson, dist. by Seventh Art Releasing, www.7thart.com. 2016. DVD $99; acad. libs. $350. Public performance. HEALTH/MED

**Brainstorm: Understanding Epilepsy. 54 min. Stacia Kalinoski, www.brainstormdocumentary.com. 2017. DVD $29; acad. libs. $299; streaming via Kanopy, www.kanopystreaming.com/product/brainstorm. $150/yr.; $350/ 3 yrs. Closed-captioned. MED

Active Parenting: First Five Years. 4 vols. Active Parenting, www.activeparenting.com.
2017. DVD $299; ea. vol: $79.95. Includes: Vol. 1:
You and Your Child. 23 min. ISBN 9781597233453; Vol. 2: Preventing Problems. 12 min. ISBN 9781597233460; Vol. 3: Encouraging Positive Behavior. 9 min. ISBN 9781597233477; Vol. 4: Preparing for School Success. 19 min. ISBN 9781597233484. Public performance. PARENTING

FAST SCANS: TOP FOREIGN & INDIE PICKS

L’argent. color. 85+ min. In French w/English subtitles. Criterion Collection. 1983. DVD ISBN 9781681433325. $29.99; Blu-ray ISBN 9781681433318. $39.99.

The Country Doctor (aka Irreplaceable). color. 102 min. In French w/English subtitles. Icarus Films. 2016. DVD UPC 854565002098. $26.98.

The Exception. color. 107+ min. Lionsgate. 2016. DVD UPC 031398266198. $19.98; Blu-ray UPC 031398266228. $24.99. Rated: R.

Silkwood. color. 131+ min. Kino Lorber. 1983. DVD UPC 738329215156. $19.95; Blu-ray UPC 738329215163. $29.95. Rated: R.

Stormy Monday. 2 discs. color. 93+ min. Arrow Video. 1988. DVD/Blu-ray UPC 760137030980. $29.95. Rated: R.

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