New Bestsellers | Book Pulse

New bestsellers hit the lists and a number of authors get profiles, features, and interviews.

Jesmyn Ward Is Writing a Middle Grade Novel | Book Pulse

Jesmyn Ward has two new books in the works, one is her first novel for younger readers. YA author Sara Shepard’s first adult novel is forthcoming.

Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News | Book Pulse

Danielle Steel leads the holds count this week with Fall from Grace , Elena Ferrante’s first column in The Guardian is out, and two websites take readers behind the scenes in book jacket design and audiobook narration.

Costa Award Winners | Book Pulse

The Costa Book Awards are announced with Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fineby Gail Honeyman and Reservoir 13by Jon McGregor leading the wins.

No New Bestsellers But Plenty of Books | Book Pulse

As the year winds down, no new bestsellers appear this week but plenty of book news still breaks.