By Hook or by Crook | September 1, 2013

Three California mystery authors meet for a monthly “salon” of their publishing adventures.

Mystery Reviews | September 1 2013

Reviews of Nightmare Range, The Devil’s Interval, W Is for Wasted, and Aunty Lee’s Delights, plus a full list of Mystery reviews from the September 1, 2013 issue.

Nontextual Searching | Music Matters

Susannah Cleveland examines ways that music librarians can help patrons locate and search for specific pieces of music.

Gateway to Enjoying Nature | Collection Development

Feather your collections with these 37 books and websites to attract established and novice birders and watch circ soar.

Video Reviews | September 1, 2013

Reviews of The Eye Has To Travel, French Masterworks: Russian Émigrés in Paris 1923–1928, Brothers on the Line, plus a full list of Video reviews from the September 1, 2013 issue.

Trailers: What’s coming on DVD/Blu-ray | September 1, 2013

Upcoming DVD and Blu-ray releases.

Game On: Adventures in a Virtual World | The Reader’s Shelf

A list of titles focusing on video games, from a nostalgic love letter to geekdom’s past to a researcher dedicated to showcasing the real-world benefits of gaming.

Q&A: Kim Stanley Robinson

An interview with Kim Stanley Robinson, author of Shaman.

Hope Amid Despair

Reviews of My Life as a Silent Movie and Between a Mother and Her Child, from the September 1, 2013 issue.

Q&A: Sophie Littlefield & Emily Woo Zeller

An interview with author Sophie Littlefield and audiobook narrator Emily Woo Zeller.