Audiobooks by Attenberg, Dorries, Foster, Fujimura, Healey, Judson, Lescroart, McKinlay, & Patterson | Xpress Reviews

A disappointing effort from Attenberg; flat characters from Foster; Fujimura’s account is for large collections where interest warrants; Healey is for historical fiction and women’s fiction fans; the operation of the Habsburg Empire; Lescroart’s latest: a very good work by an accomplished author; an appealing series entry for cozy fans—cupcakes not included

Audiobook Month Concludes with Speed | Wyatt’s World

Wrap up audiobook month with a set of fast-paced listens, perfect for that inevitable stretch when the commute comes to a standstill on the way to the beach, lake, or office.

Audiobooks from Higgins and Woods, and a Double Shot of Patterson’s Bookshots | Xpress Reviews

Recommended for die-hard Higgins fans only; two winners for Patterson fans and admirers of the Bookshots series; recommended for public libraries where Woods is popular

Audiobooks by Patterson & Hayley (and Patterson & McLaughlin), Ribowsky, and Roberts | Xpress Reviews

Two BookShots from James Patterson and Co. need more development; a story that defined the rock and roll lifestyle of excess before rock and roll; for fans of the Roberts as well as lovers of supernatural fiction

From Sardinia to Israel to Nepal to…Atlantic City | Audio in Advance April 2017 | FICTION

Strong sounds of fiction for springtime listening, including a few tense thrillers, family dramas, and romance.

Hilary Mantel, Alexander McCall Smith, Ron Currie | Fiction Finds

An eerie and adult take on Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved Little Mermaid tale, a modern marriage tested by freedom, and Nazi war widows when the war is over.

James Patterson Will Be Honored at the National Book Awards

On November 18 best-selling author James Patterson joins a distinguished roster of honorees, including the late Maya Angelou, Dave Eggers, Terry Gross, and Barney Rosset, when the National Book Foundation presents him with the 2015 Literarian Award for Outstanding Service to the American Literary Community at the 66th Annual National Book Awards Ceremony and Benefit […]

Dads Plus Mollusks, Millennials, and Margaret Mead | What We’re Reading

Dads pop up all over in this week’s “What We’re Reading” column.

Xpress Reviews: Audiobooks | First Look at New Boooks, March 28, 2014

A YA first for Berry; a fast-paced action-driver thriller from Child; nonstop action, inventive dangers, and a surprising conclusion from De la Cruz, the under-30 crowd will be drawn to Lin’s Taipei, more Michael Bennett from Patterson and Ledwidge, Scottoline’s new “Rosato & Associates” title is highly recommended

Best Sellers, Books Most Borrowed, October 15, 2013

Best Sellers, October 15, 2013.