Murder and Mayhem in Fiction and Fact | Audio in Advance June 2016 | Stephanie’s Picks

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Crime fiction and nonfiction audiobooks releasing in June 2016.

Fast Five with Suzanne Toren

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Getting to know narrator Suzanne Toren

Poppy the Bunny Learns a Lesson | Audio in Advance June 2016 | Early Elementary

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LJ highlights early elementary audiobooks coming out in June 2016

Notes from the MLA Conference | Music Matters, April 1, 2016

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“At the beginning of March, I had the immense pleasure of attending the Music Library Association’s (MLA) 85th annual meeting, on my home turf, ­Cincinnati.”

LJ Media Reviews: April 1, 2016

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A Swedish tourist causes a book-related stir in an Iowa town in Bivald’s starred debut; Dassin paints Richard Widmark into an ill-fated corner in Night and the City

The Girls in the Band | LJ DVD Review

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This joyous musical reveals the women who traveled and performed in vaudeville and during the Big Band era

LJ Media Reviews: March 15, 2016

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Bohjalian opens up an unwelcoming Guest Room, read by his daughter; vaudeville and big bands featured some very resourceful women, The Girls in the Band, plus new Fast Scans

2016 Audie Award Finalists for Audiobook of the Year and Excellence Awards

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Announcing the 2016 Audie Award finalists for Audiobook of the Year and Excellence in Design, Marketing, and Production.

From the American Friend to Salaam Bombay! | Fast Scans: Top Foreign & Indie Picks, March 15, 2016

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Wenders’s take on a Highsmith novel; a must-have classic by Calcutta-born Satyajit Ray; a gripping tale of lust and betrayal; a seminal film about youth living on the streets of Bombay; a frank drama about a homeless man scraping by on the streets of Manhattan

Fashion Forward | LJ Reviews

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An informative and entertaining documentary of how pioneering Jewish immigrants created the Fashion District, also known as the Garment Center; a fascinating look at a little-known art in the fashion industry