Fiction from Chadwick, Coll, Colucci, S. Evanovich, & Moriarty | Xpress Reviews

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A new historical trilogy from Chadwick, a suburban noir from Coll, a fun, scary, and intriguing book from Colucci, a miss from Stephanie Evanovich, a beautifully written historical debut, and Moriarty’s dark, seedy side of the “perfect” family

Graphic Novels: Dead Boy Detectives, Twelve Gems, Protectors, & Peter Panzerfaust | Xpress Reviews

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Strange travels of dead boy detectives, a space adventure in search of gems, an intriguing murder mystery involving superheroes, and Wiebe’s take on Peter Pan

What We’re Reading Special Edition: ALA Attendees | ALA Annual 2014

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A drive-by report of what select ALA attendees are reading

Summer Best Debuts | First Novels

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Upcoming first novels you shouldn’t miss, including Adi Alsaid’s Let Get Lost, Jessie Burton’s The Miniaturist, Elizabeth Little’s Dear Daughter, and David Shafer’s Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, plus excerpts from indie press titles.

Quirky Books for Fall 2014 | ALA Annual 2014

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Sally Reed, executive director of United for Libraries, a division of the American Library Association (ALA) that represents the interests of advocates such as friends groups and trustees, encouraged librarians at the “Quirky Books for Quirky Librarians” panel to join her organization before introducing six authors with new or upcoming books. The authors, a few […]

Books for the Masses | Editors’ Picks BEA 2014

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LJ‘s review editors braved the crowds at BookExpo America to find this fall’s most intriguing and memorable reads.

Emma Healey | Spotlight

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Q&A with LibraryReads top vote getter Emma Healey

The Best Ice Cream, Coconut Every Day, Yucatán Cuisine, & More | Cooking Reviews

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Ice cream fanatic Clendaniel chronicles her many ice cream–making adventures, Seymour’s book makes it both possible and desirable to eat coconut every day, the definitive work on Yucatán cuisine

Robert Koch & Arthur Conan Doyle Bio, A Guide for the Cocktail-Curious, Digestive Health Medicine, & More | Science & Technology Reviews

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Goetz offers a brief and insightful double biography of two doctors, a sophisticated and inviting definitive guide for the cocktail-curious, alternative remedies for constipation, gas, acid reflux, and other discomforts related to digestion

Quirky Books for Quirky Librarians | United for Libraries, ALA 2014

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Climo, Liz. The Little World of Liz Climo. Running Pr. Sept. 2014. ISBN 9780762452385. $14. COMICS You might know Liz Climo’s work from The Simpsons TV series, where she’s currently a storyboard revisionist, or from The Simpsons Movie, The Lebrons, and Seth Macfarlane’s Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy. You might have also stumbled across her work […]

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