LITA, Library Supervision, & Mobile Technology | Pro Media Reviews

Recommended reading for all librarians; classic text recommended for new and seasoned library managers; convincing thesis on the importance of mobile consciousness to the future of libraries

What Smells So Good?: 10 New and Tasty Cookbooks

Hundreds of versatile dishes and indispensable tips, a wide range of globally influenced pasta and grain bowls, and classic desserts transformed with modern updates; no matter your taste, we have the cookbook for you

Nonfiction: Economic Inventions, False Confessions, Natural Philosophy, Punk Rock Women, Jewel Heist | Xpress Reviews

Innovation as a platform for future creativity; an important volume about how the criminal justice system does and doesn’t function; for philosophical and scientific enthusiast; those familiar with punk rock will find this work absorbing and illuminating; for fans of real-life burglary stories

Botany & Zoology, October 2017 | Best Sellers

December 2016 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, November 1, 2017

This valuable and much-needed anthology is highly recommended for readers interested in folklore and African American history; a vital resource for writers and readers seeking a comprehensive exploration of the life cycle of the book; Murad provides a rare glimpse into the rich culture of the Yazidi; terrific new tools for both new and experienced dog owners; an engrossing cautionary tale for lovers of nature and the Great Lakes in particular

Everyday and Holiday Projects | Crafts/DIY Reviews

­Crafters looking for an abundance of holiday-themed projects suitable for decorating and gift-giving will find an array of ideas here; Susa’s approach to needle felting will give beginners the know-how to get started, but experienced felters will also appreciate her whimsical designs; Those who follow Wolfe’s advice will find themselves taking exciting risks with both color and piecing

Presidential Picks: Inside the Lives and Careers of America’s Leaders

Baime’s spotlight on an influential segment of the 21st century and the man who saw the country through it will be appreciated by most readers; a highly recommended book on Roosevelt’s political mind and mighty character; Whyte succeeds in creating a positive overview of Hoover’s long prepresidential service; this important work of American biography belongs on every library shelf

Making the Most of Our Time | Self-Help Reviews

The latest self-help offerings embrace the whole spectrum of life, from petty aggravations to aging and death.

Health & Fitness | Best Sellers, May 2017

The Case Against Sugar, Goop Clean Beauty, Forever Painless, and more

Nonfiction on Environmental Activism, Aidan Higgins, Chief Joseph, Frankenstein, Drugs and Racing | Xpress Reviews

Ties the goals of democracy and America’s social and economic structure; Higgins’s essays, diary entries, and letters to newspapers written over some 30 years; Howard she sought to separate fable from fact; a fine addition to a course on popular culture or film studies; this tale goes deeper, giving a peek into the drug world and police work