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Eat This! Marketing Junk Food to Children and Teens

Eat This! Marketing Junk Food to Children and Teens

Cindy: New Year’s healthy eating resolutions usually start to flag by February, so it’s perfect timing for us to share a 2018 title that’s a great fit for Booklist‘s Spotlight on Health & Wellness. Eat This! How Fast Food Marketing Gets You to Buy Junk (and How to Fight Back) by Andrea Curtis offers lessons […]

This Week on Well Read TV: Gerda Saunders Talks about MEMORY’S LAST BREATH

This week on Well Read, former associate director of Gender Studies at the University of Utah Gerda Saunders will be speaking with hosts Elisa Jaffe and Mary Anne Gwinn about her memoir, Memory’s Last Breath: Field Notes on My Dementia, released June 13. Diagnosed with cerebral microvascular disease, a precursor of dementia, at age 61, […]

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The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Science and Health

The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Science and Health

The December 1 issue of Booklist magazine is now live. Visit Booklist Online, where you’ll find 269 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 do subscribe but haven’t registered […]

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The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Science and Health
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The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Science and Health

The December 1 issue of Booklist magazine is now live. Visit Booklist Online, where you’ll find 251 new reviews and 8 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 do subscribe but haven’t […]

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Human Body Theater: Graphic-Novel Anatomy Lesson Will Tickle the Funny Bones of Middle-Schoolers

Human Body Theater: Graphic-Novel Anatomy Lesson Will Tickle the Funny Bones of Middle-Schoolers

Lynn: An anatomy lesson via graphic novel? It may sound like a strange way to deliver information on the human body, but I’m in, body and soul. (Well, body anyway.) Make no bones about it, this is a terrific way to learn. The show in Maris Wicks’ Human Body Theater (2015) begins with a “bone-afied” human skeleton […]