The December 15 issue of Booklist magazine is now live. Visit Booklist Online, where you’ll find 285 new reviews and 4 feature articles and lists. The articles will be free to all for the next two weeks—to have unrestricted access, you’ll need to log in. If you aren’t yet a subscriber, or do subscribe but haven’t registered for access, you can take care of that today!
Our spotlight on crafts and gardening offers plenty to sink your teeth into. See our list of Top 10 Crafts & Gardening Books to get started on planning your next garden, or our Top 10 Crafts & Gardening Books for Youth to find the perfect snow-day activity for kids. In Walking the Crafts Beat, Brad Hooper unravels the history of books on crafts with our most long-time reviewer, Barbara Jacobs, and Michael Cart discusses the art of collecting books in his column, Carte Blanche.