Not Forgotten | French on Fridays


Thinking about those who served pre-Memorial Day.

Doubling Up, Doubling Down | What We’re Reading


A double dose of What We’re Reading from the LJ/School Library Journal and Junior Library Guild staff!

LibraryReads: Librarians Announce June Favorites

The Book of Speculation

Topping this months Library Reads is Eight Hundred Grapes, a romance set in a California Winery. Interested in getting involved in LibraryReads, the monthly list of what librarians are loving? No problem! LibraryReads welcomes recommendations from all public library staff members, not just readers’ advisory experts or credentialed librarians. Dave, Laura. Eight Hundred Grapes. S. […]

The Things They Carried: History 100(ish) Objects at a Time


The idea of presenting popular history through objects has really taken off lately, with readers who like a reference browse delighting in books that explore various aspects of our world and its history through…stuff.

Hot Summertime Reads


Grab an iced tea and one of these genre fiction favorites.

Early Summer Reading | Wyatt’s World


Like most celebrations, summer reading starts earlier and earlier each year. One might as well begin reading in the mode of the season sooner rather than later. Here are five ways to devise a plan of action.

Listen and Learn: Nonfiction Audiobooks | Audio Spotlight


Truth may be stranger than fiction, but when it comes to audiobooks, it can be just as compelling.

2015 BEA Galley & Signing Guide: Register Now, It’s Almost Ready


With exhibits opening at BookExpo America on Wednesday, May 27, at 1:00 p.m., it’s time to start planning the trek around the convention floor. Eager to know where to find galleys for new titles by Gregory Maguire, Karin Slaughter, Anthony Marra, and Brandon Stanton? Want to find out when Laura Groff and Kathy Reichs are […]

Out Loud & By Ourselves | What We’re Reading


This week the WWR team colors inside and outside of the lines as they recall childhood books and what else they like to read.

Life During Wartime | Classic Returns

Blood Brothers

A pre–Memorial Day “Classic Returns” looks at war stories and tales of survival during wartime.