After the Fourth | What We’re Reading


The “What We’re Reading” team are planning big trips, relishing romance, hefting Outlander, curating our closets, checking out YA nonfiction, parsing Patchett, and sticking the dismount.

Brontës, Selfies, Babies, Frankenstein, & More | Classic Returns


This time out, we spotlight classics of literature, art, fashion, pregnancy bibles, and coming-of-age stories.

Junior Mints, J.S. Bach, Racial Cleansing, Hollywood High | What We’re Reading


A quick “What We’re Reading” column before staffers go to ALA this year.

Frisco, Chimps, Perfume, Translations, Suck Fairies, & More | What We’re Reading


“What We’re Reading” has a lunch date with authors and a reading date with LJ and Junior Library Guild colleagues this week.

Late-Night Reading | French on Fridays

What to do when the neighbors yowl and prowl? Read!

Pre–Memorial Day Free-for-All | What We’re Reading


“What We’re Reading” travels far and wide on the book trail this week.

Violence & Femmes | French on Fridays


Taking a break from dead dames, murdered mamas, and slain sisters—or trying to!

Different Strokes, Different Books | What We’re Reading


“What We’re Reading” this week is about what we could and couldn’t finish, bookwise.

Poetry + Prose = | What We’re Reading


A touch of poetry amidst the prose choices of the “What We’re Reading” gang.

Running, Listening, Versing, Rhapsodizing, + Celebrating Sophie Hannah | What We’re Reading


As we prepare for a poetry-exclusive “What We’re Reading” column next week, here’s a transitional report on the books in our hands this week. Plus, a vist with author Sophie Hannah and her crew.