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Five More to Go: Corinne Manning’s WE HAD NO RULES

Five More to Go: Corinne Manning’s WE HAD NO RULES

This regular feature gives Booklist contributing reviewer Terry Hong the opportunity to shout about a recently published book she adored. She’ll tell us why we should read it, then provide five read-alikes for the title. ★ We Had No Rules, by Corinne Manning Corinne Manning’s author statement couldn’t be clearer: “I had no idea how to write […]

Reviews of the Week with Martha McPhee, Suzanne Collins, Gail Tsukiyama, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Martha McPhee, Suzanne Collins, Gail Tsukiyama, and More!

Every weekday, we feature a different review on Booklist Online. These reviews are notable for different reasons—they may be starred, in high demand, or especially relevant to the current issue’s spotlight. This collection of titles, featuring a smattering of reviews from our latest spotlight on historical fiction, plus the most anticipated titles already available, emphasizes […]

The Latest Booklist: Spotlights on Reference and Historical Fiction

The Latest Booklist: Spotlights on Reference and Historical Fiction

With you, your patrons, and your loved ones spending more time at home during this difficult period, it is of utmost importance for us here at Booklist to provide you with resources that keep you connected, informed, and hopeful about the world around us. Would you like to see specific topics explored through webinars, blog posts, podcasts, […]

Best New Books: Week of May 19, 2020

Best New Books: Week of May 19, 2020

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 ★ Latitudes of Longing, by Shubhangi Swarup ★ Rodham, by Curtis Sittenfeld ★ Rule, by Rowenna Miller ★ Say Yes to the Duke, by Eloisa James ★ The Silence, […]

LibraryReads June 2020 Picks

LibraryReads June 2020 Picks

Every month, library staff from across the country have the chance to vote on upcoming adult titles that they loved reading and cannot wait to share. Participation is open to everyone who works in a public library, whether they are senior staff or new arrivals, in any area of the library. LibraryReads is designed to […]

Five More to Go: Kim Hyun Sook’s BANNED BOOK CLUB

Five More to Go: Kim Hyun Sook’s BANNED BOOK CLUB

This regular feature gives Booklist contributing reviewer Terry Hong the opportunity to shout about a recently published book she adored. She’ll tell us why we should read it, then provide five read-alikes for the title. ★ Banned Book Club, by Kim Hyun Sook with Ryan Estrada, illustrated by Ko Hyung-Ju Busan-based wife-and-husband team Kim and Estrada mine […]

Reviews of the Week with Brittany K. Barnett, Cat Patrick, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Brittany K. Barnett, Cat Patrick, and More!

Every weekday, we feature a different review on Booklist Online. These reviews are notable for different reasons—they may be starred, in high demand, or especially relevant to the current issue’s spotlight. An evocative thriller, middle-grade mysteries, and books about creative self-introspection and righting legal imbalances are all in this week’s #ReviewsOfTheWeek. Booklist wishes you all […]