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Author Archive: Ada Wolin

Ada Wolin is a recent graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where she received a BFA in writing. If she's not reading, she's probably hanging out with her cats, listening to music (loudly), or watching old movies. Or some combination of the three.

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Best New Books: February 20, 2018
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Best New Books: February 20, 2018

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  The Armored Saint, by Myke Cole  Down the River unto the Sea, by Walter Mosley  House Witness, by Mike Lawson  Kill the Angel, by Sandrone Dazieri  Knight’s Odyssey: The Return of Henry Fountain, by W. Michael Farmer […]

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Book Trailer Thursday: RABBIT & POSSUM

A timeless tale of an unlikely yet endearing friendship, Rabbit & Possum (Greenwillow Books) is a small, seemingly unassuming story that takes on a big question: How do we celebrate our differences and learn to work together? Rabbit and Possum could not be more different, so when the cautious Possum ends up in a sticky situation, the […]

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Best New Books: Week of February 5, 2018
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Best New Books: Week of February 5, 2018

  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  The Storm King, by Brendan Duffy  The Deceivers, by Alex Berenson   Look For Me, by Lisa Gardner  Force of Nature, by Jane Harper  Girl Unknown, by Karen Perry  Daphne, by Will Boast  Back Talk, by Danielle Lazarin […]

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2018 Audie Award Finalists Announced
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2018 Audie Award Finalists Announced

The Audio Publisher’s Association has announced the nominees for the 2018 Audie Awards, honoring excellence in audiobooks and spoken entertainment. Winners will be announced at the Audies Gala at the New York Historical Society on May 31. Congratulations to the distinguished nominees! Below is a complete list of finalists, linked to their Booklist reviews when […]

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Book Trailer Thursday: I AM A CAT

Galia Bernstein’s debut, I Am a Cat (Abrams), is a simple yet delightfully warm exploration of belonging and difference. I Am a Cat follows house cat Simon and his attempts to prove to big cats Lion, Cheetah, Puma, Panther, and Tiger that he is just like them, “only smaller.” Though met with incredulity, Simon persists. […]

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