Steampunk, LGBT Stories, Hausfraus, Lists, Mutants, Octopus Hugs | What We’re Reading

The Octopus Scientists

The WWR gang returns with some BEA finds, an oldie-but-still-goodie, an amusing audiobook, octopuses, sentient airships, mad hausfraus, unrequited love, and even a giveaway.

Words in Your Mouth | French on Fridays

A misquote, a Swiss book, a good trope.

Special Edition: What BEA Read | What We’re Reading

hausfrau

No one standing in line at BEA 15 was safe from the BOOK INQUIRER–here’s what the attendees were reading

Read & Remember | What We’re Reading

matterhorn

LJ and SLJ staffers read Memorial Day/post-Memorial Day/completely non-holiday-themed books this week.

Not Forgotten | French on Fridays

warcamehomewithhim

Thinking about those who served pre-Memorial Day.

Doubling Up, Doubling Down | What We’re Reading

perrottaleftovers

A double dose of What We’re Reading from the LJ/School Library Journal and Junior Library Guild staff!

A Crateful of Grateful | French on Fridays

GratitudeDiaries

Grateful to be writing about books am I!

Out Loud & By Ourselves | What We’re Reading

rintintin

This week the WWR team colors inside and outside of the lines as they recall childhood books and what else they like to read.

Life During Wartime | Classic Returns

Blood Brothers

A pre–Memorial Day “Classic Returns” looks at war stories and tales of survival during wartime.

A Mixed Bouquet of Springtime Books | What We’re Reading

everyday

The LJ/School Library Journal staffers wait for spring to show up and catch a few more indoor moments with their books of the week.