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Computer Science, January 2018 | Best Sellers

March 2017 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, February 1, 2018

Crosley’s growth and maturity as a writer shines in this collection; a highly readable story about starting over in a new world, Patriot Number One is hard to put down; accessible science writing about the brain that can be enjoyed by all readers; Mitchell’s spirituality is at once vibrant and intriguing—anyone interested in holistic traditions will find her work rewarding

German-Style Parenting, Mindfulness for Teens, Veggies for Kids, Creative Families | Parenting Reviews

EAT YOUR VEGGIES! YOU’RE ENOUGH! TAKE RISKS! CREATE! Such are the admonitions of the upcoming parenting releases as chosen by our new columnist Julia M. Reffner, replacing Julianne Smith, a longtime LJ reviewer and the parenting columnist for 11 years. Thank you, Julianne. Welcome, Julia!

Universal Questions: An Introduction to the Stars and Sky

An intriguing way to understand physical scale within the universe; space buffs will enjoy this accessible and engaging account of human ingenuity and exploration; those wishing to learn more about becoming a stargazer will find tremendous information here—highly recommended

Reviewers of the Year 2017

In honor of all our reviewers, and especially those whose work made an indelible impression this year, LJ editors thank you for your dedication, expertise, and trusted insights. Here’s to many more years of working and learning together.

Microbiology, December 2017 | Best Sellers

February 2017 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, January 2018

The Art of Mystery looks beyond the usual academic treatment, for writers and readers alike; Steib’s energetic and inspiring voice guarantees readers will find at least one takeaway to improve their lives; a compelling study that will interest those who wish to learn about German culture; an indispensable resource for anyone seeking to add a powerful punch of color to their garden

Mathematics, December 2017 | Best Sellers

February 2017 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

Slow Cooking | Science & Tech Reviews

A different look at traditional slow cooking, offering many recipes with quick cook times rather than a whole days worth of cooking; a new look at traditional slow cooking, new interesting recipes that should please all after slowly cooking all day

Lyme Disease | Science & Tech Reviews

Two books that should be helpful for chronic Lyme sufferers, Conquering Lyme offers a more scientific look at Lyme while The Lyme Solution is a more actionable course