Tag: reviews of the week

Reviews of the Week with Jenny Offill, Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Jenny Offill, Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed, 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. A revelatory portrait of a marriage and family in flux. An immediate tale about two teens searching for something to believe in. A stunning change of pace […]

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Reviews of the Week with Lydia Denworth, Henry Cole, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Lydia Denworth, Henry Cole, 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. A new month and a new set of Reviews of the Week covering the birds, the bees, friendship, hunger, and family. Read all about these life-affirming titles […]

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Reviews of the Week with Mildred D. Taylor, Eleanor Davis, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Mildred D. Taylor, Eleanor Davis, 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. Only three Reviews of the Day were posted this week, but we are very thankful for the courageous writing found in the final installment of Mildred A. […]

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Reviews of the Week with Brian Doyle, Gabby Noone, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Brian Doyle, Gabby Noone, 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. Two collections: one infused with nondenominational spirituality, another in praise of the ACLU’s defense of human dignity; two youthful adventures: one set in purgatory, another featuring the […]

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Reviews of the Week with Tae Keller, Simon Jimenez, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Tae Keller, Simon Jimenez, 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. A magical-realist tale of a heartwarming Korean family; an exceedingly relevant satire of a bumbling braggart as he captains a ship of worried souls; a colorful story […]

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Reviews of the Week with Alexandra Chang, P. M. Freestone, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Alexandra Chang, P. M. Freestone, 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. A woman’s self-discovery in an alarmingly new environment; a fantastic world where aroma yields magical qualities; an intricate portrayal of a young man’s inner voice; a museum’s […]

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Reviews of the Week with Maggie Stiefvater, John Hornor Jacobs, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Maggie Stiefvater, John Hornor Jacobs, 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. A stand-alone spin-off from a beloved YA series; a generational story, affably narrated; an adventurous return to a mysterious middle-grade series; a seasonal yet nontraditional duet of […]

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Reviews of the Week with James Rhodes, Megan Angelo, and More!

Reviews of the Week with James Rhodes, Megan Angelo, 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. A revealing first-person exploration of L.A.’s graffiti subculture; a vivid introduction to classical music’s renowned rebels; a 2020 #Mewbery nominee starring a playful orange tabby (adorbs!); an […]

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Reviews of the Week with Eldon Yellowhorn, Kathy Lowinger, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Eldon Yellowhorn, Kathy Lowinger, 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. A documented history of North American Indigenous people from 1492 to now; an engrossing tribute to fiber artist Lenore Tawney; a YA drama and mystery set in […]

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Reviews of the Week with Ian McEwan, Lisa Jenn Bigelow, and More!

Reviews of the Week with Ian McEwan, Lisa Jenn Bigelow, 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. A Kafkaesque political satire about the Brexit debacle; a tender and inclusive coming-of-age story starring a middle-grade girl navigating new challenges; the lively full-cast narration of three […]

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