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Reviews of the Week with Kelly Yang, Ariel Lawhon, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Kelly Yang, Ariel Lawhon, and More!

Every weekday, we feature a different review 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. Still here and still celebrating togetherness, hope, and resilience in this week’s #ReviewsOfTheWeek. Booklist wishes you all well. Happy reading! Monday, March 23 ★ […]

Best New Books: Week of March 24, 2020

Best New Books: Week of March 24, 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 ★ A Bond Undone, by Jin Yong and translated by Gigi Chang ★ The City We Became, by N. K. Jemisin ★ The Empress of Salt and Fortune, by […]

Reviews of the Week with David Nicholls, Nino Haratischvili, Anne Enright, and More!

Reviews of the Week with David Nicholls, Nino Haratischvili, Anne Enright, and More!

Every weekday, we feature a different review 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. We are all working from home, but the #ReviewsOfTheWeek must carry on. Check out upcoming epic family dramas, an audio mystery, and a recently […]

Buying Local: 16 Indie Bookstores to Support from Home

Buying Local: 16 Indie Bookstores to Support from Home

With you, your patrons, and your loved ones spending more time at home during this difficult period, it is of utmost importance for us here at Booklist to provide you with resources that keep you connected, informed, and hopeful about the world around us. These resources, however, won’t be complete without feedback from you, our […]

Creating Makerspaces at Home

Creating Makerspaces at Home

This is the first in a series of posts about makerspaces and activities children can do from home during the current coronavirus outbreak. Please stay tuned for more—and follow us @ALA_Booklist for the latest updates. Wishing you safety, health, and books galore during these exceedingly difficult times. On an ordinary day, children’s book authors and […]

Best New Books: Week of March 17, 2020

Best New Books: Week of March 17, 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 ★ 88 Names, by Matt Ruff ★ After Me Comes the Flood, by Sarah Perry ★ Are Snakes Necessary?, by Brian De Palma and Susan Lehman ★ A Conspiracy […]