LJ Media Reviews: September 15, 2016

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Haddon’s story collection offers unexpected rewards; Dominion Creek, filmed in Ireland, is a unique addition to Western shelves

Audiobooks from Barr, Black, Blount, Fair, and Steel | Xpress Reviews

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Fans of the Anna Pigeon will enjoy; a new forensic series from Black; Blount is bit too blunt and curmudgeonly; an uncomfortable but necessary memoir about the Iraq War; Steel’s latest is recommended for the hazy days of summer

LJ Media Reviews: September 1, 2016

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Danler’s debut will taste Sweetbitter in the mouths of lovers of New York Ciy; And then there were none? Not as long as Christie titles continue to be turned into film

Memoirs from Phil Collins, Arnold Palmer, & Marina Abramovic | Audio in Advance October 2016 | Nonfiction

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Audio memoirs, biographies, history, and more publishing in October 2016

Margaret Atwood, Tana French, & Maria Semple | Audio in Advance October 2016 | Fiction

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Audiobooks from Ali Smith, Connie Willis, and Jonathan Lethem releasing in October 2016

Holiday Listens from P.D. James & Willie Nelson | Audio in Advance October 2016 | Stephanie’s Picks

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Holiday audiobooks releasing in Oct. 2016

Laurie Halse Anderson, Kenneth Oppel, & Kami Garcia | Audio in Advance October 2016 | Young Adult

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New young adult audiobooks from Cecily Von Ziegesar, Aprilynne Pike, and Jennifer Niven

New Stories of Winnie-the-Pooh | Audio in Advance October 2016 | Middle Grade

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Middle grade audiobooks publishing in October 2016

Fast Five with Soneela Nankani

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Do you have any superstitions? My family is pretty superstitious. I always laughed at most of it, but even so there are a few superstitious that have stuck with me: never put your purse on the floor, don’t whistle after dark, and never wear socks to sleep! What’s your favorite kind of character to narrate? […]

Audiobooks from Barton, Bauer, Carpenter, Chiarella, Jacobson, Pope Francis, & Spinella | Xpress Reviews

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Barton’s addictive, hair-raising debut; a solidly plotted first novel from Boyce; for fans of thrillers and multigenerational family fiction; Jacobson’s fresh new way to read the Bard; the Pope will be in demand; Spinella’s work has Perfect Timing