LibraryReads May 2016

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The May LibraryReads list features a irresistible novel by Fredrik Backman about a woman who leaves her cheating husband and settles down in a town of misfits—and finding a second chance along the way.

The Road to Halloween | The Reader’s Shelf, April 15, 2016

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Halloween may be six months away, but a crop of new horror titles are generating huge buzz and are just dying to be checked out now.

Books for the Win, Books for the Scare | What We’re Reading

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Spooky and not-so-spooky book blurbs from the ghouls and ghosts who prowl the hallways of LJ/School Library Journal, plus a field trip to the Theatre Library Association Book Awards ceremony at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.

Halfway to Horror: Halloween Previews | The Reader’s Shelf, April 15, 2015

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From Jennifer Egan’s The Keep to Scott Smith’s The Ruins, this collection of titles brings plenty of ambiance to set a horrific tone, parodies of current times, looks to the future, and art that is both beautiful and scary.

Science Fiction/ Fantasy Reviews | February 15, 2013

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Reviews of Julie E. Czerneda’s A Turn of Light, Joe Hill’s NOS4A2, and Steven Barnes and Tananarive Due’s Domino Falls, plus a full list of SF/F reviews in the Feb. 15 issue.

Can You See Me? Imaginary Friendships | The Reader’s Shelf, February 1, 2012

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Can You See Me? Imaginary Friendships | The Reader’s Shelf, February 1, 2012