Literary Suspense from Joss, Kolbert on Extinctions, The Age of Amazon According to Stone | Audiobook Reviews

Our picnics in the sun

Reviews of Morag Joss’s Our Picnics in the Sun, Elizabeth Kolbert’s The Sixth Extinction, Brad Stone’s The Everything Store, Yossi Klein Halevi’s Like Dreamers, Ari Shavit’s My Promised Land, and a list of titles from the April 1 issue.

Xpress Reviews: Graphic Novels | First Look at New Books, April 4, 2014

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A compassionate and entertaining picture of Andre the Giant by Box Brown; Numbercruncher is an engrossing read from Spurrier and Holden

Xpress Reviews: Audiobooks | First Look at New Books, April 4, 2014

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The narration might put off readers of Thursdays in the Park, Byrd’s Roses Have Thorns is for historical fiction fans, urban fantasy from Galenorn, time travel from James, intrigue and swashbuckling fantasy from Wells

Xpress Reviews: Nonfiction | First Look at New Books, April 4, 2014

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The arts and crafts movement in Deerfield, MA; Josephine Baker and her extended family of adopted children; a nontraditional discussion of psychotropic drugs

Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, April 4, 2014

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Nonstop action only for Bell’s fans; a rich, thoughtful, and sagacious novel from Higgins; an addictive Victorian romance from McQuiston; thought-provoking sf from debut author Ramirez

Best Sellers: Biology, April 3, 2014

June 2013 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

Xpress Reviews: E-Originals | First Look at New Books, April 4, 2014

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A paranormal page-turner from Collins, beautiful character development from Cross, a historical romance with a lot going on from Everett, and a female protagonist in an atypical romance role from Kayn

LibraryReads: Librarians Announce April Favorites

The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry

LJ‘s Spring Editors’ Picks highlighted Gabrielle Zevin’s new novel, The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry. Apparently it’s a hit with librarians already too, as it tops the list of what you’re reading this month. Interested in getting involved? LibraryReads welcomes recommendations from all public library staff members, not just readers’ advisory experts or credentialed librarians. […]

Hachette Hot Reads: Summer Fun with Grand Central, Little Brown & More

Hachette Hot Reads: Summer Fun with Grand Central, Little, Brown & More

Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 3:00 – 4:00 PM ET, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PT
Spring has sprung, summer is on its way, and here’s your chance to find out about hot books you’ll want to read this summer. Author Susie Jane Gilman and Grand Central Publishing’s Senior Editor Helen Atsma will discuss Susie’s upcoming novel THE ICE CREAM QUEEN OF ORCHARD STREET, a debut novel following Susie’s hilarious nonfiction. In addition, National Book Award finalist Josh Ferris will join with his editor, Little, Brown’s Senior Vice President and Publisher Reagan Arthur, to discuss Josh’s upcoming novel, TO RISE AGAIN AT A DECENT HOUR. In addition, Hachette’s Adult Library Marketing Team—Ali Coughlin, Melissa Nicholas and Karen Torres—will feature more of Hachette’s hot reads. Moderated by LJ’s Prepub Alert editor, Barbara Hoffert. Register Now!

Best Sellers: Books Most Borrowed, March 2014

David and Goliath can’t be beat in nonfiction; The Goldfinch is still flying high at the top of fiction

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