Best Books 2014: E-Originals


From dystopian sf, vampire stories, and Indian culture clashes to intergalactic adventures, a very hot fantasy, tortured heroes and heroines, and military romance, the best ebooks offer a rich and deep well of reading enjoyment

Cancer Gene Blues: Seven Titles for October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month


Breast cancer is all about the numbers: the infamous one in eight lifetime probability of a diagnosis, the number of lymph nodes removed, gene mutations 1 and 2, risk factor percentages, even how old one should be to start screenings.

Fiction from Aitcheson, Brown, Haas, Rollins; Canadian zombies; a forensic debut | Xpress Reviews


Swordplay and chases, Brown has a Mean Streak, zombie fiction from up North, a mystery writer and a forensic scientist team up, for fans of European crime novels, and an excellent nail-biting thriller from Rollins

Romance Awards Presented in San Antonio | RWA 2014


Romance Writers of America (RWA) announce its top award winners in nine categories

Bob Fosse’s Masterpiece, Peter O’Toole’s Last Act, Halle Berry’s New Look, & More | Trailers: What’s Coming on DVD/Blu-ray

The Normal Heart

Fosse’s musical, lots of drama, and Cuarón’s Y tu Mamá También.

Nonfiction on Route 66 and Photos of Sharon Tate | Xpress Reviews


A famed American highway in all its postcard glory; an intimate photo-bio of actress Sharon Tate by her sister

Family drama, Remastered Chaplin, Cronenberg’s breakout, TV’s Vicious | Trailers: What’s coming on DVD/Blu-ray

The Amazing Catfish

Ride with the 12 O’Clock Boys, visualize A Day Late and a Dollar Short, an Insomnia that involves death

Chemistry, May 2014 | Best Sellers

August 2013 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

True Blood, True Detective, Australian Cinema, Doctor Who | Trailers: What’s Coming on DVD/Blu-ray

All That Heaven Allows

The comedy A Hard Day’s Night, sf Adventure in Space and Time, and dramatic All That Heaven Allows

What’s Coming on DVD/Blu-ray: Anderson’s Life Aquatic, Kiarostrami’s Like Someone in Love, Ace in the Hole | Trailers


Comedy from Whoopi Goldberg, Orange Is the New Black, romance in The Terminal, a classic Western, and more. From the April 1 issue.