After Best Books, Dampness, Rants, Ferrante, & Apps | What We’re Reading

After Best Books selection and Halloween, some breathing space for new books and new ideas

Home States, Red States, Mental States, Brontë Estates | What We’re Reading

In the lead-up to Halloween, “What We’re Reading” staffers check out some subtly scary and satisfying reads.

PIs, Librarians, Dystopias, Dogs, & Loser Porn | What We’re Reading

This week the “What We’re Reading” team members from LJ/School Library Journal & Junior Library Guild range far and wide in fiction realms, from a utopian society with a dark side to Long Island and NYC to Loserland to WWII France to Los Angeles.

Love, Loss, & What We Read | What We’re Reading

Some books to ease the pain of loss this week.

Books of Oz, Movies, Marketing, & More | What We’re Reading

The intrepid WWR team circles the globe and/or adjusts the armchair this week.

On & off the Record | What We’re Reading

Two debut novels, a true crime thriller, father-son comparisons, and fashion week in NYC.

The Winner by a Nose | What We’re Reading

“What We’re Reading” rides into town on our fictional horses this week.

Politics, Escapism, & Podcast Extras | What We’re Reading

The WWR team reads to escape reality, confront reality, and change reality this week.

After the Fourth | What We’re Reading

The “What We’re Reading” team are planning big trips, relishing romance, hefting Outlander, curating our closets, checking out YA nonfiction, parsing Patchett, and sticking the dismount.

Junior Mints, J.S. Bach, Racial Cleansing, Hollywood High | What We’re Reading

A quick “What We’re Reading” column before staffers go to ALA this year.