Suggestions for February, African American History Month | Wyatt’s World


Learn, honor, and remember: read the Selected Letters of Langston Hughes, Lewis’s March, the Randalls’ new cookbook, White House correspondent Ryans’s memoir, and debut novelist Solomon’s Disgruntled.

Ruined Worlds: Five New Postapocalyptic Novels | Wyatt’s World


The Only Ones prove to be apocalpytic-proof, Haig begins a new trilogy, strong worldbuilding and characterization from Newman, Repino’s debut battle tale, surreal adventures from first novelist van den Berg.

Anticipations: Books Long Awaited | Wyatt’s World


Valentine’s Day reading does not have to be limited to the Romance genre. It can also be centered on books readers have been yearning to experience for some time.

Music and Lyrics: Five Books on Sound and Singers | Wyatt’s World


Looking for a display idea? Consider collecting the recent raft of memoirs by musicians and cultural histories of music together.

Short Stories Collections | Wyatt’s World


Gaiman gets under the skin with Trigger Warning; Heiny garners praise for Single, Carefree, Mellow; Link returns with Get in Trouble; debut collections from Pelecanos, Pierce.

First and Seconds: Debuts and Sophomore Efforts To Know in January | Wyatt’s World


Based on the books receiving attention in places where readers gather, here are five works—all debuts or second novels—you should get to know.

Resolution Reading | Wyatt’s World

As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust

January arrives with new books and resolutions—to clean up, be more productive, and lose weight (among many other things). Display possibilities are endless, from new hits to past favorites. Here are five titles to suggest and showcase.

Fiction RA Picks 2014: A Sampling | Wyatt’s World


These five titles are likely to satisfy readers endlessly and can serve as long-term RA standards.

Nonfiction RA Picks 2014 : A Sampling | Wyatt’s World


Among the “best-of” lists are Biss’s On Immunity, Johnson’s How We Got to Now, Kolbert’s Sixth Extinction, Mead’s Life in Middlemarch, and Sides’s In the Kingdom of Ice.

Books on Books for the Giving Season | Wyatt’s World


From Novel Interiors to Novel Living, these five offerings will inspire the imagination.