LJ Media Reviews: November 1, 2016


Ephron’s dazzling story reaches from London to Sicily; a great listen for Kennedy fans; this astounding menagerie of restored giallo captures much of the breadth and depth of the style; Wellman’s Ox-Bow Incident presents a morality tale in the guise

Series Installments from J.A. Jance & Ed Lin | Audio in Advance December 2016 | Fiction


Block, Lawrence, ed. In Sunlight or in Shadow: Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper. Dreamscape. ISBN 9781520044989. Reader TBA. These 17 stories were each inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper. Contributors include Stephen King, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert Olen Butler, Michael Connelly, Megan Abbott, Craig Ferguson, Nicholas Christopher, Jill D. Block, Joe R. […]

Memoirs from Tim Winton, Okey Ndibe, & Sebastian Bach | Audio in Advance December 2016 | Nonfiction


Nonfiction audiobooks releasing in December 2016

Abedi Wraps Up the Fae Trilogy | Audio in Advance December 2016 | Young Adult


YA audiobooks releasing in December 2016

Pötzsch’s First Book for Children | Audio in Advance December 2016 | Middle Grade


Middle grade audiobooks publishing in December 2016

Urban Art | Audio in Advance December 2016 | Early Elementary


Early elementary audiobooks releasing in December 2016

Love Stories | Audio in Advance December 2016 | Stephanie’s Picks


Love stories on audio releasing in December 2017

Fast Five with Graham Halstead


What was the first audiobook you narrated? Actually, it was a three-book bundle of The Hardy Boys mysteries for the Library of Congress. What was your favorite non-audiobook gig? I voiced a Brad Pitt/Chanel-style ad for a Hungarian horseback archery company. What’s your favorite accent to narrate? Anything British! Cockney especially. What was your favorite […]

Bridget Jones, Before and Beyond | RA Crossroads


Welcome to Readers’ Advisory (RA) Crossroads, where books, movies, music, and other media converge and whole-collection RA service goes where it may. In this column, all things Bridget Jones and the chick lit backlist lead me down a winding path.

LJ Media Reviews: October 15, 2016


Chambers takes listeners The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet; revisit 1916: The Irish Rebellion; plus Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words; and a bunch of students Saved!