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Bicycle Thieves, L’Inhumaine, Paulette, the Tavianis, & Ulee’s Gold | Fast Scans: Top Foreign & Indie Picks, May 15, 2016

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The restored masterwork Bicycle Thieves is an essential holding; L’Inhumaine should pique the interest of serious film buffs; from the neorealistic to the magical, The Taviani Brothers give off a folk tale aura; a lovely, low-key Ulee’s Gold

We Love Paris | LJ Video Reviews, May 15, 2016

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Maison Close is recommended for those who like period dramas with a psychological edge; Thérèse Raquin presents an absorbing tale that will appeal to those who favor melodrama.

Delving into Dark Souls III | Games, Gamers, & Gaming, May 15, 2016

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Dark Souls III may scare away less practiced and casual gamers, but it is still an experience worth trying. This is a game that belongs in your collection and in your patrons’ hands.

Audiobooks by Edghill, Gerritsen, and Sanderson, plus a Memoir from Tweedy | Xpress Reviews

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An excellent biblical choice from Edghill, Gerritsen blends a strong historical narrative with a contemporary suspense plot, epic high fantasy series with action, magic, deception, and politics from Sanderson, African American physician Tweedy on health care

The Art of Narrating: Marc Thompson & Cassandra Campbell

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Marc Thompson and Cassandra Campbell discuss preparation for and the process of narration audiobooks

2016 Audie Award Winners Announced

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The winners of the 2016 Audie Awards

From Anomalisa to La chienne to the Valley of Love | Trailers: What’s Coming on DVD/Blu-ray

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An Oscar-nominated animated gem from Johnson & Charlie Kaufman, Renoir’s La chienne, Kubrick’s Dr. Strangelove, Huppert & Depardieu, together again in The Valley of Love

LJ Media Reviews: May 16, 2016

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Hepworth’s heartbreaker should be among The Things We Keep; color your patrons enthralled with the musical treat The Color of Noise

Fast Five with Therese Plummer

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Favorite type of character/accent to narrate? Pirates, male and female. What was your favorite non-audiobook gig? I cherish my role as auntie to amazing nephews and nieces—15 and counting. Do you have any superstitions? I can be straight-up paranoid sometimes. But then I sleep and eat and feel more at peace with the world. What was […]

Julian Fellowes’s Next Act | Audio in Advance July 2016 | Fiction

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Fiction audiobooks releasing in July 2016