LJ Media | Review Alert, August 2017

Blauner’s Proving Groundis a compelling and believable thriller; Love is a literary journey well worth exploring; a sweet independent film tribute to musical talent, determination, and passionate friendships; Dark Angel is a must-see for PBS and British drama fans

Celeste Ng, Sherry Thomas, & Jesmyn Ward | September Fiction on Audio

Fiction on audio coming out in September 2017.

Boredom, Biltmore, & a Baffling Crime | September Nonfiction on Audio

Nonfiction audiobooks publishing in September 2017

Hillary Clinton, Alice Waters, & Ellen Pao | Notable September Memoirs on Audio

Notable memoirs coming out in audio in September 2017

Kristin Cashore, Mitali Perkins, & E. Lockhart | YA Audiobooks Coming Out in September

YA audiobooks releasing in September 2017

One Night in Ikea and a Pet Black Hole | Middle Grade Audiobooks Coming Out in September

Middle grade audiobooks releasing in September 2017

Not Your Normal Cattle Drive | Early Elementary Audiobooks Coming Out in September

Early elementary audiobooks publishing in September 2017

Cuba, Then & Now | Collection Development

Just 90 miles off the coast of Florida, Cuba has always held a complicated place in the history of the United States. Check out these 29 titles for your Caribbean collection.

Women in Jazz: Part 2 | Music Matters

Back in May we began the first of a three-part series about women in jazz (LJ 5/1/17, p. 49). This month, let’s pick up where we left off, looking at women jazz instrumentalists and composers from the 1960s and 1970s.

LJ Media Reviews: July 2017

Assadi’s already atmospheric Sonora is further enhanced by Nankani’s skillful narration; anyone interested in women’s history will find The Radium Girls fascinating; the presence of an untamed Vamp manages the exceptional feat of being both funny and scary; Look at Us Now, Mother!, libraries would do well to acquire award-winning Kirschenbaum’s latest