Celebrity Deals, Even More Best Lists, & Bookish News | Book Pulse

Sally Field writes a memoir, Kal Penn pens an essay collection, and California gets sued for failing to teach kids to read.

Publishing and Sexual Harassment | Book Pulse

#MeToo and publishing, historian Mary Beard publishes a timely book, and The Washington Post‘s Ron Charles offers a video review of Nora Roberts’s newest.

New Best Book Lists and the Return of NPR’s Book Concierge | Book Pulse

A new month brings new monthly reading lists and NPR’s Book Concierge returns.

Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News | Book Pulse

Nora Roberts leads in holds this week with Year One. Seven Indie Next picks arrive and a second photo book focused on President Obama hits the shelves.

RA Back Pocket: Fiction | Wyatt’s World

Let the countdown to 2018 begin with fiction. Here are titles to slip into our Readers’ Advisory (RA) back pockets for use in displays and booklists and to read during the holidays.

New to the Bestseller Lists | Book Pulse

New bestsellers hit the lists and several more “best of the year” lists appear.

Surveying 2017 Through Books | Book Pulse

The New York Time and Slate take a look at the book year of 2017 and Elena Ferrante is working on new projects.

Best Crime Books of the Year & a New Series by Cassandra Clare | Book Pulse

Cassandra Clare has a new high fantasy adult series in the works and Marilyn Stasio picks the best crime novels of the year.

More Best Books | Book Pulse

The Guardian offers its Best Books, with a twist, and invites readers to play at home

Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News | Book Pulse

Past Perfect by Danielle Steel tops holds. Oathbringer: Book Three of the Stormlight Archive by Brandon Sanderson tops the NYTbestseller list and both LJand The New York Times are out with more best books of the year.