Books America Needs To Read | In the Bookroom

One idea solidified by the fascinating February 15 panel, discussion “Challenging Topics, Challenging Times: Four Best-Selling Authors Reflect upon Culture, Creativity, and Changing the Conversation,” is that all Americans need to keep reading.

Coloring, Geeking, Watching, Witching, & More | What We’re Reading

LJ/SLJ and JLG staffers share their oddball and nightmare and just plain vanilla reads this week.

To Flag and Flag Not | What We’re Reading

The “What We’re Reading” team discusses flags, twins, graphic novels and manga, Canadian crowd control, and hot new releases from Harper Lee and Ta-Nehisi Coates.

New releases from Kazuo Ishiguro, J.A. Jance, & Elif Shafak | Mar. 2015 Audio in Advance | Fiction

Highly anticipated fiction audiobooks coming out in March 2015

Drop-Dead Gorgeous Fiction I: Women Writing Fiction | Library Journal’s Day of Dialog

Highlights of the Drop-Dead Gorgeous Fiction I: Women Writing Fiction panel at LJ’s Day of Dialog 2014