After Best Books, Dampness, Rants, Ferrante, & Apps | What We’re Reading

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After Best Books selection and Halloween, some breathing space for new books and new ideas

Home States, Red States, Mental States, Brontë Estates | What We’re Reading

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In the lead-up to Halloween, “What We’re Reading” staffers check out some subtly scary and satisfying reads.

PIs, Librarians, Dystopias, Dogs, & Loser Porn | What We’re Reading

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This week the “What We’re Reading” team members from LJ/School Library Journal & Junior Library Guild range far and wide in fiction realms, from a utopian society with a dark side to Long Island and NYC to Loserland to WWII France to Los Angeles.

Love, Loss, & What We Read | What We’re Reading

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Some books to ease the pain of loss this week.

Books of Oz, Movies, Marketing, & More | What We’re Reading

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The intrepid WWR team circles the globe and/or adjusts the armchair this week.

On & off the Record | What We’re Reading

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Two debut novels, a true crime thriller, father-son comparisons, and fashion week in NYC.

The Winner by a Nose | What We’re Reading

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“What We’re Reading” rides into town on our fictional horses this week.

Politics, Escapism, & Podcast Extras | What We’re Reading

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The WWR team reads to escape reality, confront reality, and change reality this week.

Wins & Loss | French on Fridays

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Countering horrible news with good; bar-hopping with Bertha Cool and Donald Lam

After the Fourth | What We’re Reading

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The “What We’re Reading” team are planning big trips, relishing romance, hefting Outlander, curating our closets, checking out YA nonfiction, parsing Patchett, and sticking the dismount.