Liz French

About Liz French

Library Journal Senior Editor Liz French edits nonfiction and women's fiction reviews at LJ and also compiles the "What We're Reading" and "Classic Returns" columns for LJ online. She's inordinately interested in what you're reading as well. Email: efrench@mediasourceinc.com, Twitter: @lizefrench

Meet the LJ Reviewer | David L. Faucheaux

Reviewer David Faucheaux talks about self-publishing, the challenges of reviewing for Library Journal and his life in Louisiana.

Rumbles, Recycling, Roots, Researchers | What We’re Reading & Watching

A core team of LJ/School Library Journal staff discuss what they’re ritually reading and witchily watching this week. Happy Halloween!

Libraries, Queens, Longmire, Roxane Gay, Standards | What We’re Reading & Watching

Fall is the reading season, but for the WWR/WWW people, it’s also time to watch.

Doorstoppers, War Stories, Fashion, Folkies | Classic Returns

World War I & II stories, memoirs, fashion, folk singers and folk songs, crime classics, classic rockers, a Nobel Laureate, an Inuit boy, and a humongous collection of stories by Kurt Vonnegut.

Great Book Club Books | Day of Dialog Brooklyn

The “Great Book Club Picks” panel at LJ’s inaugural Day of Dialog/Brooklyn 2017

Strange Boys, Vanishing New York, Brollies, and IT | What We’re Reading & Watching  

A jewel in the slush pile, a killer clown, New York’s soul, umbrellas, and some lit for bored and brilliant kids.

Baby Drivers, Hippo Farms, Former Manhattans | What We’re Reading & Watching

Coast into the Labor Day weekend with romanticized cityscapes, superheroes and superheroines, mythical creatures, and reading outside our comfort zones.

Sun, Moon, Stars | What We’re Reading & Watching

The “What We’re Reading & Watching” gang dons the safety glasses and checks out eclipse titles and more this week.

Dog-Eared Pages & Hot Stages | What We’re Reading & Watching

Here’s what the LJ/School Library Journal crew is reading and watching during the dog days of summer

ITW Thriller Awards 2017

The 2017 ITW (International Thriller Writers) Thriller Awards were presented, as they have been for the past 12 years, at a sit-down banquet at the Grand Hyatt in midtown New York City. Many people who’ve been there from the start were on hand Saturday, July 15, to present and accept accolades from their colleagues in […]