Sit. Stay. Read. | French on Fridays


Going to the dogs once again with a 70-year-old celebration of the canine.

Lend Me Your Ears: Books for Audiophiles | The Reader’s Shelf, March 15, 2015


In February, the Listen List: Outstanding Audiobook Narration Awards were announced, offering up 12 terrific honorees. As there is never enough space on a list to fit every favorite, the members of the committee chose seven more titles worth ­recognition.

Reading and Living the Creative Life | The Reader’s Shelf, May 15, 2013


Live the creative life vicariously in three novels about artists in passionate pursuit of their callings. Then look within to discover (or recover) your own creative DNA with the help of a writer, a world-renowned choreographer, and a creative arts therapist. Cassandra Mortmain’s father, a once-celebrated author, has been stymied by a years-long writer’s block, […]

Editors’ Picks Panel | Library Journal’s Day of Dialog


Library Journal’s sold-out 16th annual Day of Dialog, held May 29 at the McGraw-Hill Auditorium, got off to a rousing start with the perennially popular Editors’ Picks panel. Five top editors from leading publishing houses shared their summer, fall, and winter favorites with an enthusiastic and packed audience of librarians eager to identify titles to […]