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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 Areli Morales, Bethany C. Morrow, Katie Kitamura, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Areli Morales, Bethany C. Morrow, Katie Kitamura, and More!

The Booklist Review of the Day, posted to the top of the Booklist Online home page each day of the week, spotlights exceptional upcoming titles that are notable for different reasons—they may be starred, in high demand, or especially relevant to the current issue’s spotlight. The Reviews of the Week, posted each Monday, offers a […]

Booklist’s Graphic Novels in Libraries Month: 2021

Booklist’s Graphic Novels in Libraries Month: 2021

Booklist’s third Graphic Novels in Libraries Month is back this July with tons of new #ReadGraphic content for your library, patrons, and readers everywhere. With a rise in dedicated graphic imprints, expanding appreciation for and validation of the format, and a wider variety of options for readers of many stripe, the graphic novels arena seems […]

Best New Books: Week of June 30, 2021

Best New Books: Week of June 30, 2021

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 ★ Dead by Dawn, by Paul Doiron ★ The Personal Librarian, by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray ★ Someone to Cherish, by Mary Balogh ★ The Vixen, by Francine Prose […]

Reviews of the Week with Elizabeth Nyamayaro, Hakeem Oluseyi, John Lewis, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Elizabeth Nyamayaro, Hakeem Oluseyi, John Lewis, and More!

The Booklist Review of the Day, posted to the top of the Booklist Online home page each day of the week, spotlights exceptional upcoming titles that are notable for different reasons—they may be starred, in high demand, or especially relevant to the current issue’s spotlight. The Reviews of the Week, posted each Monday, offers a […]

Annual Conference Read ‘n’ Rave Report 2021

Annual Conference Read ‘n’ Rave Report 2021

Annual Conference might be virtual once more, but the rave must go on: this morning, Booklist hosted the sixth installment of the Read ‘n’ Rave program, modeled after the popular Shout ‘n’ Share panels that once took place at the end of Book Expo. This annual webinar brings together a panel of collection development librarians discussing […]

Best New Books: Week of June 23, 2021

Best New Books: Week of June 23, 2021

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 Sparta, by Claire Heywood ★ Dream Girl, by Laura Lippman ★ This Shining Life, by Harriet Kline ★ What a Dog Knows, by Susan Wilson Adult Nonfiction ★ […]