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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 Marcus Samuelsson, Nic Stone, Robert Paarlberg, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Marcus Samuelsson, Nic Stone, Robert Paarlberg, and More!

The Review of the Day has always been a brief, early way to spotlight exceptional upcoming titles 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. Reading to enrich our food culture, environment, and society is the focus of this […]

Best New Books: Week of September 29, 2020

Best New Books: Week of September 29, 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 ★ All Scot and Bothered, by Kerrigan Byrne ★ Battle Ground, by Jim Butcher ★ The Book of Lamps and Banners, by Elizabeth Hand ★ Come Home, Indio, by […]

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The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Food & Series Nonfiction

The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Food & Series Nonfiction

The latest October 1 Booklist issue is now live! We are always excited to celebrate our annual spotlights on food and series nonfiction. This year’s Top 10 Cookbooks are presented for your culinary delight, Annie Bostrom channel surfs her way through everyone’s favorite celebrity TV chefs in this list of read-alikes that will whet your […]

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Reviews of the Week with Kelly Quindlen, Julian Winters, Spike Carlsen, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Kelly Quindlen, Julian Winters, Spike Carlsen, and More!

The Review of the Day has always been a brief, early way to spotlight exceptional upcoming titles 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. Teens in love and dynamic perspectives on current affairs are covered in this week’s […]

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Making Fetch Happen: 16 Dog- and Cat-Friendly Romances

Making Fetch Happen: 16 Dog- and Cat-Friendly Romances

Pets make everything better. So is it any wonder that many romance novels include a furry, four-footed sidekick in the plot? Authors can showcase the softer side of a hero or heroine who might initially comes across as cold or emotionally distant by incorporating a dog/cat into the love story (as seen with gruff Jack […]

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Best New Books: Week of September 22, 2020

Best New Books: Week of September 22, 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 ★ Daughters of the Wild, by Natalka Burian ★ Fauna, by Christiane Vadnais and translated by Pablo Strauss ★ Hench, by Natalie Zina Walschots ★ The Resurrection of Fulgencio […]

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