Author Archive: Fiona McMahon

rss feed

Best New Books: Week of January 29, 2017
By January 29, 2018 0 Comments Read More →

Best New Books: Week of January 29, 2017

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  Hellbent: An Orphan X Novel,  by Gregg Hurwitz  Killer Choice, by Tom Hunt  Still Me, Jojo Moyes   Adult Nonfiction  The Monk of Mokha, by Dave Eggers   Youth Fiction   The Hazel Wood, by Melissa Albert […]

Posted in: Books and Authors
Best New Books: January 23, 2018
By January 23, 2018 0 Comments Read More →

Best New Books: January 23, 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  Anatomy of a Scandal, by  Sarah Vaughan  Brass, by Xhenet Aliu  Frankenstein in Baghdad, by Ahmed Saadawi  Need to Know, by Karen Cleveland  The Other Side of Everything, by Lauren Doyle Owens   Adult Nonfiction  Cowgirl Power: How to […]

Posted in: Books and Authors
Best New Books: January 15, 2018
By January 16, 2018 0 Comments Read More →

Best New Books: January 15, 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  Binti: The Night Masquerade, by Nnedi Okorafor  The Infinite Future, by Tim Wirkus  The Largesse of the Sea Maiden, by  Denis Johnson  Oliver Loving, by Stefan Merrill Block  Red Clocks, by Leni Zumas   Adult […]

Posted in: Books and Authors
Best New Books: Week of January 9, 2018

Best New Books: Week of January 9, 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  Beneath the Sugar Sky, by Seanan McGuire  The Immortalists, by Chloe Benjamin  Grist Mill Road, by Christopher J. Yates  The Maze at Windermere, by Gregory Blake Smith  The Most Dangerous Man in America: Timothy Leary, Richard Nixon […]

Posted in: Books and Authors
Best New Books: Week of January 1, 2018

Best New Books: Week of January 1, 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  Beneath the Mountain, by Luca D’Andrea  Every Dog Has His Day, by Jenn McKinlay  Green, by Sam Graham-Felsen  Heart on Fire, by Amanda Bouchet  Mood Indigo, by Ed Ifkovic  Promise Not to Tell, by Jayne Ann Krentz […]

Posted in: Books and Authors
Best New Books: Week of November 27, 2017
By November 28, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Best New Books: Week of November 27, 2017

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 Good Day to Marry a Duke, by Betina Krahn   Adult Nonfiction  I Couldn’t Even Imagine That They Would Kill Us: An Oral History of the Attacks against the Students of […]

Posted in: Books and Authors
Chicago Public Library Announces Best Books of 2017
By November 27, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Chicago Public Library Announces Best Books of 2017

The Chicago Public Library has announced their Best Books of 2017, chosen by our very own Chicago librarians. To follow are their choices for the ten best adult titles of the year—including George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo, a finalist for this year’s Andrew Carnegie Award for Fiction—linked to their Booklist reviews when available. For a complete […]

Posted in: Books and Authors
Reviews of the Week, with Peggy Orenstein, Melissa Albert, and Tina Brown
By November 22, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Reviews of the Week, with Peggy Orenstein, Melissa Albert, and Tina Brown

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 November 20 through November 23 so that you can revisit the week’s best books.   Monday, November 20 Vanity Fair Diaries, Tina Brown […]

Posted in: Books and Authors
Best New Books: Week of November 20, 2017
By November 20, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Best New Books: Week of November 20, 2017

  The following books, all publishing 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 Whispering Room: A Jane Hawk Novel, by Dean Koontz   Adult Nonfiction  The Healthy Jewish Kitchen: Fresh, Contemporary Recipes for Every Occasion, by Paula Shoyer  Prairie Fires: The American […]

Posted in: Books and Authors
By November 16, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Book Trailer Thursday: READ THE BOOK, LEMMINGS!

The team behind the New York Times bestselling Wolfie the Bunny and Horrible Bear! is back with new Arctic characters in this hilarious learn-to-read adventure, Read the Book, Lemmings! (Little, Brown). First Mate Foxy is reading Everything About Lemmings, and doesn’t understand why they keep jumping ship, but he soon realizes that the lemmings don’t know […]

Posted in: Book Trailers