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The Best Romance Films of All Time

The Best Romance Films of All Time

  Ever since Rudolph Valentino made goo-goo eyes at the screen and left a generation of ladies swooning, romance has been a staple at the movies. With such a wealth of choices in front of me, an explanation of how I selected this list seems necessary. First, all of my choices consist of movies first released in theaters—apologies to […]

By September 20, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
The Coalition Rebellion Series: High-Flying, Science Fiction-Infused Romance

The Coalition Rebellion Series: High-Flying, Science Fiction-Infused Romance

A longtime genre fiction reader, I first heard the term “keeper” used by romance readers. There’s something about particular romance novels that makes readers want to keep them for rereading and remembering. These are the sorts of books we are sorry to see end; I often reread the last chapters right away to experience them […]

By September 18, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
A Bun-dle of Beautiful Burger Books

A Bun-dle of Beautiful Burger Books

Is there anything more divine than a juicy beef patty nestled beneath a blanket of gooey cheese, tucked within a golden bun? For us here at Booklist—or, at least, for me—the answer is “not a chance.” Join us in celebrating the greatest holiday you didn’t even know existed (#NationalCheeseburgerDay) with the mouthwatering burger-centric books below: […]

By September 18, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Reviews of the Week, with Eli Lang, Akemi Dawn Bowan, Louise Erdrich, and More!

Reviews of the Week, with Eli Lang, Akemi Dawn Bowan, Louise Erdrich, and More!

Every weekday, we feature a different review on Booklist Online that highlights starred reviews, high-demand titles, and / or titles especially relevant to our current issue’s spotlight. We’ve collected the reviews from September 11 through September 15 so that you can revisit the week’s best books. September 11  Starfish, by Akemi Dawn Bowman Half Japanese […]

By September 15, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
2017 National Book Awards Longlist Announced

2017 National Book Awards Longlist Announced

Throughout the week, the National Book Foundation has announced the longlist for the 2017 National Book Awards. Below, a list of titles, listed by category, linked to their Booklist reviews when available.         Fiction A Kind of Freedom, by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton Barren Island, by Carol Zoref Dark at the Crossing, by Elliot Ackerman […]

By September 15, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
10 Questions for Jenn McKinlay

10 Questions for Jenn McKinlay

New York Times-bestselling author Jenn McKinlay made her name writing cozy mysteries, including A Library Lover’s Mystery Series. Recently, she turned her attention back to romance. This spring, she published About a Dog, the first book in her Bluff Point Romance series, with Barking Up the Wrong Tree following quickly on its heels. We talked […]

By September 15, 2017 0 Comments Read More →