For Fans of the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Watch- and Read-Alikes Aplenty | RA Crossroads

This Golden Globe darling (winner of the Best Television Series and Best Actress in a Television Series) is a vivacious and bright delight, the kind of series that will trigger a binge and bear up under repeat watching.

Romance Novels, Spies, and Women Doctors | Readers’ Advisory (RA) Crossroads

Welcome to Readers’ Advisory (RA) Crossroads, where books, movies, music, and other media converge and whole-collection RA service goes where it may. In this column, romance novels, spies, and women doctors lead me down a winding path.

Discover Paris in 2018 | Readers’ Advisory Crossroads

To read this guide is to travel to Paris. Sprinkled throughout are color photos, which capture everyday life and key tourist sites. The design allows readers to wander the city, with daily schedules based on individual arrondissements.

A New Look at Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express | RA Crossroads

Agatha Christie wrote a number of mysteries featuring the eccentric and honorable Hercule Poirot before putting the famous Belgian detective on a train in Istanbul. Here, actor and director Kenneth Branagh steps into the indelible investigator’s shoes and creates a visually arresting cinematic experience.

Smitten Kitchen Every Day: What To Read, Listen to, Watch Next | RA Crossroads

Smitten Kitchen Every Day is a joyful family cookbook full of straightforward yet creative cooking, written in a warm, witty, and confiding voice that makes readers wish Perelman lived next door.

Sherlock Holmes, 125 Years Strong | RA Crossroads

Celebrating the 125th anniversary of Conan Doyle’s famous short stories, originally serialized in The Strand Magazine, then published in book form in 1892, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes continue to leave readers deeply satisfied.

Dunkirk: The Battle That Altered History | RA Crossroads

In his storytelling approach to the events, figures, and actions of the start of World War II and the Battle of Dunkirk in the summer of 1940, Korda pulls readers in with a mix of history and his own family’s experience of war.

Celebrating Jane Austen | RA Crossroads

This year marks the 200th anniversary of Austen’s death on July 18, 1817. A proper celebration of the author’s life must begin with her iconic novels.

Wonder Woman, Wonderfully Reinvented | RA Crossroads

Already shaping up to be a cultural touchstone, the new Wonder Woman film illustrates the deep draw of bravery and honor while exploring superhero action and the heroic journey of coming of age.

Novel New Directions: Fresh Takes on the Literary Mashup | RA Crossroads

Begin with Theodore Goss’s The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughter, a smart, engrossing, and multilayered read in which characters lay claim to both their past and future.