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!

Health DVDs | Collection Development


While Fitbits and smartphones have taken “home fitness” outdoors, the consumer health DVD market continues to yield high customer appeal. These 31 programs offer plenty of viewing advice.

Musical Marguerite, Malick’s New World, Caregiver Catharsis, Renais on the Holocaust | Fast Scans, September 15, 2016


Marguerite is no less funny for substituting tragicomedy for broad farce; Plá’s riveting drama–cum–social and political commentary should serve as a catharsis; Malick’s exquisitely shot amalgam of narrative storytelling; Night and Fog is not lacking for impact

The Archives of Sexuality & Gender | Reference eReviews, September 15, 2016


With a combination of grassroots, local, national, and international full-text primary source content, this archive is recommended to academic libraries serving scholarly researchers

LJ Media Reviews: October 1, 2016


The demand for Fire should encourage expedited acquisition; listeners who appreciate strong storytelling, family sagas, island settings, will relish Nunez’s Even in Paradise; fans of Gillian Anderson will Fall hard for this British detective series

Zadie Smith, Wally Lamb, & Stephenie Meyer | Audio in Advance November 2016 | Fiction


Fiction publishing on audio in November 2016

An Audiobook About Audiobooks | Audio in Advance November 2016 | Nonfiction


Nonfiction audiobooks publishing in November 2016