November 2016 LibraryReads

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The November LibraryReads list features a heart-wrenching story from Alice Hoffman about a girl from Long Island who loses her best friend in a car accident and struggles to regain her sense of self. Also included is another installment of the Jack Reacher series from Lee Child; a biography of Queen Victoria by Julia Baird; a rich drama about friendship and music from Zadie Smith, and a powerful new novel from Pulitzer-Prize winner Michael Chabon.

Fertile Ground: Jewish Literature | Collection Development, July 2013

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Ask three people what constitutes a Jewish book, and you’ll get four answers. These 25 titles focus on “Jewish themes’ of identity, family, the relationship with a supreme deity, and more.

Audio Reviews | February 1, 2013

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Reviews of James M. Cain’s The Cocktail Waitress, Michael Chabon’s Telegraph Avenue, and Fangoria’s Dreadtime Stories, plus a full list of audiobook reviews in the Feb. 1 issue.

Fiction Reviews, August 2012

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Reviews of Michael Chabon’s Telegraph Avenue, Louise Erdrich’s The Round House, and Barbara Kingsolver’s Flight Behavior, plus a full list of fiction reviews in the August issue.

“Disparate” Reads from Glocks to Artisanal Pencil Sharpening | Books for Dudes

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Books for Dudes: “Disparate” Reads from Glocks to Artisanal Pencil Sharpening