Well Read for the Summer | The Reader’s Shelf

As June heats up, new summer reading opportunities unfold. Those in search of a great story and wide-ranging delights might consider an array of popular genres.

Irish Reads | Wyatt’s World

The shelves of American libraries are full of Irish narratives. Indeed, the story of America itself is strongly shaped by the Irish. Celebrate today—and every day of the year—with examples of Ireland’s extraordinary literary gifts to readers. Here are but five choices.

Literary Guinea Pigs, Secret Lives of Grannies| Fiction Audio Coming in May

The past and the present, today and tomorrow, May’s audiobooks open the mind, the heart, and the soul

Audio Reviews | March 15, 2014

Reviews of Laurie Halse Anderson’s The Impossible Knife of Memory, Deborah Layton’s Seductive Poison, Colm Tóibín’s The Testament of Mary, Spencer Quinn’s A Fistful of Collarsand The Sound and the Furry, and a list of titles from the March 15 issue.