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Reviews of the Day, 2018: Audio

Reviews of the Day, 2018: Audio

In a sense, every weekday is award day here at Booklist. Our Review of the Day highlights especially noteworthy titles by giving them the coveted front-and-center space on Booklist Online. We rotate adult, youth, and audio titles throughout the year, choosing each title, regardless of star status, to highlight the spotlight in the current issue […]

Reviews of the Week with Joseph Finder, Carrianne Leung, Justin A. Reynolds, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Joseph Finder, Carrianne Leung, Justin A. Reynolds, and More!

Every weekday we feature a different review on Booklist Online. These reviews are notable for different reasons—they may be starred, or in high demand, or especially relevant to the current issue’s spotlight. We’ve collected the reviews from December 10–December 14 below.   Monday, December 10 Judgment, by Joseph Finder Finder’s uncanny ability to echo current events is showcased in his […]

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January LibraryReads in Print and on Audio
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January LibraryReads in Print and on Audio

LibraryReads has announced its January 2019 selections! Check out the titles chosen by librarians below, linked to their Booklist reviews when available. For those of you who prefer to listen rather than read, we’ve hunted down the producers of the audio versions and have provided ordering information, when available. Please note that we have not yet had time […]

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Reviews of the Day, 2018: Books for Youth

Reviews of the Day, 2018: Books for Youth

In a sense, every weekday is award day here at Booklist. Our Review of the Day highlights especially noteworthy titles by giving them the coveted front-and-center space on Booklist Online. We rotate adult, youth, and audio titles throughout the year, choosing each title, regardless of star status, to highlight the spotlight in the current issue […]

2018 Booklist Editors’ Choice & Top of the List Announced!

2018 Booklist Editors’ Choice & Top of the List Announced!

After months of deliberation, the Booklist editors have finally announced their 2018 Editors’ Choice lists and their selections for the best of the best—Top of the List! This is an exclusive sneak peak from Booklist’s January 1&15 issue which will be available on January 10th. It has been a wonderful year in reading and reviewing. Enjoy!   Booklist […]

Five More (Audiobooks) to Go: Carlos Ruiz Zafón’s THE LABYRINTH OF THE SPIRITS, read by Daniel Weyman
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Five More (Audiobooks) to Go: Carlos Ruiz Zafón’s THE LABYRINTH OF THE SPIRITS, read by Daniel Weyman

This regular feature gives Booklist critics the opportunity to shout about a recently published book they adored. They’ll tell us why we should read it, then provide five read-alikes for the title.   The Labyrinth of the Spirits, by Carlos Ruiz Zafón and read by Daniel Weyman Casting a male narrator for a novel featuring a […]

Reviews of the Day, 2018: Adult Books

Reviews of the Day, 2018: Adult Books

In a sense, every weekday is award day here at Booklist. Our Review of the Day highlights especially noteworthy titles by giving them the coveted front-and-center space on Booklist Online. We rotate adult, youth, and audio titles throughout the year, choosing each title, regardless of star status, to highlight the spotlight in the current issue […]

The Latest Booklist: Starred Reviews, 2018

The Latest Booklist: Starred Reviews, 2018

The December 15 issue of Booklist is now live. Visit Booklist Online, where you’ll find 176 new reviews and 10 new 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 you do subscribe but haven’t registered […]

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The Booklist Reader’s Oddly Specific Guide to Holiday Gift-Giving, 2018

The Booklist Reader’s Oddly Specific Guide to Holiday Gift-Giving, 2018

It’s always a headache shopping for certain people on your list, particularly when it comes to books. But we’re here to help—again—with an oddly specific gift guide. Check out our entries from last year if you need further suggestions!   For your nephew who wants a cat but his father (your brother) won’t let him get one because […]

Best New Books: Week of December 11, 2018
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Best New Books: Week of December 11, 2018

Few books receive their debut in the weeks before Christmas; fewer still receive starred reviews in Booklist. This week, Jonathan Maberry claims bragging rights as the Best New Book, singular! (Want to read our starred reviews before the books go on sale? Subscribe to Booklist!)   Youth Fiction  Broken Lands, by Jonathan Maberry

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