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Reviews of the Week with Eldon Yellowhorn, Kathy Lowinger, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Eldon Yellowhorn, Kathy Lowinger, and More!

Every weekday, we feature a different review on Booklist Online. These reviews are notable for different reasons—they may be starred, or in high demand, or especially relevant to the current issue’s spotlight. A documented history of North American Indigenous people from 1492 to now; an engrossing tribute to fiber artist Lenore Tawney; a YA drama and mystery set in […]

Best New Books: Week of October 15, 2019

Best New Books: Week of October 15, 2019

The following books, published this week, received starred reviews in Booklist. Want to read our starred reviews before the books go on sale? Subscribe to Booklist! Adult Fiction ★ Celestial Bodies, by Jokha Alharthi and translated by Marilyn Booth ★ Curious Toys, by Elizabeth Hand ★ Divide Me by Zero, by Lara Vapnyar ★ The Dollmaker, by […]

The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on the Arts

The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on the Arts

The Spotlight on the Arts is now live! We are excited to bring you our annual glimpse at artistic mediums that flourish on and off the page. Catch up with this year’s top-10 lists for adult and youth art books. Log in to gain access to a pair of in-depth core collections: Sarah Hunter’s inclusive […]

Reviews of the Week with Ian McEwan, Lisa Jenn Bigelow, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Ian McEwan, Lisa Jenn Bigelow, and More!

Every weekday, we feature a different review on Booklist Online. These reviews are notable for different reasons—they may be starred, or in high demand, or especially relevant to the current issue’s spotlight. A Kafkaesque political satire about the Brexit debacle; a tender and inclusive coming-of-age story starring a middle-grade girl navigating new challenges; the lively full-cast narration of three […]

Wednesday Webinar Watch: Week of October 9, 2019

Wednesday Webinar Watch: Week of October 9, 2019

Happy Webinar Wednesday! Kid-lit lovers, this is your week. First, behold Meet Penguin’s Premier Picture Book Creators, which just so happens to coincide with both Booklist‘s October 15 Spotlight on the Arts and Libra season (go figure). Once you’ve finished perusing the creative processes of illustrators Weshoyot Alvitre, Zeke Peña, John Rocco, and Eliza Wheeler, […]

Best New Books: Week of October 8, 2019

Best New Books: Week of October 8, 2019

The following books, published this week, received starred reviews in Booklist. Want to read our starred reviews before the books go on sale? Subscribe to Booklist! Adult Fiction ★ A Bitter Feast, by Deborah Crombie ★ Blood Sugar, by Daniel Kraus ★ Blues in the Dark, by Raymond Benson ★ The Girl Who Reads on the Métro, […]