LibraryReads January 2016

Lucy Barton

Some welcome nonfiction makes the first LibraryReads list of the new year, with librarians favoring Bill Bryson’s latest as one of January’s best reads. Beloved fiction authors make the list too, with titles by Elizabeth Strout, Dean Koontz, and Ian Rankin also on librarians’ bedside tables. Interested in getting involved in LibraryReads, the monthly list […]

Audiobooks from Ebrahim, Huneven, Koontz, Lang, O’Neal, & Raybourn | Xpress Reviews

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An emotional memoir, the compelling nature of obsessive love, a disconcerting mood and spooky atmosphere from Koontz, a family seeking connection, a sweet story without much substance, a romantic thriller set between the wars

Audiobooks from Armstrong, Grecian, Koontz, Parks, Quinn, & Williams, plus John & Yoko | Xpress Reviews

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Armstrong’s fans will enjoy, Jack the Ripper returns via Grecian, a stand-alone from Koontz, a pair flirting with destiny, interviews with John Lennon and Yoko Ono, a solid twist from Williams

Fiction from Campion, Grimes, Koontz, Kunstler, & Much More | Xpress Reviews

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Love stories from Grand Central Terminal, English medieval history, coming of age on the Underground Railroad, more Richard Jury, Little Bighorn storytelling, love comes to Jane Austen, a dynamite stand-alone from Koontz, Netzer’s literary fiction, Ulysse’s Caribbean fiction, a terrific romance from York

Fiction Reviews | November 1, 2013

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Reviews of The First Phone Call from Heaven, The Weight of Blood, and Innocence, plus a full list of Fiction reviews from the November 1, 2013 issue.

Moustaches, Manuals & Making Magic Happen | Books for Dudes

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Doug Lord discusses two categories of books worth reading.