Next Force Awakens: What To Watch, Read, Listen To | RA Crossroads

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Welcome to Readers’ Advisory (RA) Crossroads, where books, movies, music, and other media converge and whole-collection RA service goes where it may. In this column, all things Star Wars lead me down a winding path.

Comics: A Selection from 2015 | Wyatt’s World

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During the frenzy of the holiday season, it’s a delight to sit down with a book that provides both text and image, offering even the most distracted readers multilevels of engagement to stay immersed in the story. Here are five that made waves this year.

A Year in Books: Student Picks from 2015 | The Reader’s Shelf, December 1, 2015

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Mary Wilkes Towner and students in her Adult Popular Literature class at the School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, share their favorite titles of 2015.