Bound Up in Books | What We’re Reading


The LJ/SLJ WWR gang joins book designer Coralie Bickford-Smith in contemplating books and their covers.

The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin | LJ Review

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Benjamin, Melanie. The Swans of Fifth Avenue. Delacorte. Dec. 2015. 368p. ISBN 9780345528698. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780345539755. F The dazzling world of the elite in 1950s and 1960s New York is the setting for this fourth novel by best-selling historical fiction author Benjamin (The Aviator’s Wife). Riding high on his early literary successes, Truman Capote […]

Audio Reviews | July 2013


Reviews of The Aviator’s Wife, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War; The Complete Edition, and The Woman Upstairs, plus a full list of Audio reviews from the July issue.