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 Susan Jane Gilman, Joshua Ferris, and 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

Crafts & DIY Reviews | March 15, 2014

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From Sketching Basics to the Bright Bazaar; reviews of crafts and do-it-yourself titles from the March 15 issue.

Cooking Reviews | March 15, 2014

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Robin Asbell’s Gluten-Free Pasta; Mayim Bialik’s Vegan Table; Lisa Fain’sThe Homesick Texan’s Table; and more reviews from the March 15 issue.

Spring Best Debuts

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An array of first novels that display the creativity and imagination rampant in today’s fiction. Libraries need to take note.

Graphic Novel Reviews | March 15, 2014

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Get in the ring with Schechter and Clarke’s Mendoza the Jew; chuckle along with Roz Chast’s Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?; experience the rise and fall of Stephenson, Bellegarde & Jordie’s Nowhere Men; nine reviews from the March 15 issue

Science Fiction/Fantasy Reviews | March 15, 2014

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Reviews of Rjurik Davidson’s Unwrapped Sky, Katherine Addison’s The Goblin Emperor, Adam Christopher’s The Burning Dark, and a list of titles from the March 15 issue.

Q&A: Jerry Beck & Darrell Van Citters

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Library Journal performing arts reviewer Dan McClure talks with the authors of The Art of Mr. Peabody & Sherman and The Art of Jay Ward.

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