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PW Picks: Books of the Week, July 21, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-18

This week, a spine-tingling horror novel, what life was really like in Dickens's London, and the new James Lee Burke novel.

Acquisition Activity Picks Up

Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-18

The first half of 2014 was one of the publishing industry’s busiest six-month periods for mergers and acquisitions since the start of the Great Recession.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, July 28, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-25

This week, the plot to poison the world's greatest wine, a "Gone Girl" with heart, and Amy Bloom's latest.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, August 4, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-08-01

This week, "Bad Feminist," Bridget Jones meets Carrie Bradshaw, and a kingdom of ice.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, August 11, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-08-08

This week, new Murakami, racial reassignment surgery, and looking for Jack Kerouac.

Amazon picks on Orwell in latest ebook salvo against Hachette

Reuters – 2014-08-10

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The plot of the Amazon-Hachette battle over ebook prices just acquired a strange literary twist.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, August 18, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-08-15

This week, the danger of what you eat, the miseducation of the American elite, and an outstanding Japanese revenge thriller.

American Airlines Picks Ink to Publish Inflight Magazines

Folio Magazine – 2014-08-19

 

PW Picks: Books of the Week, August 25, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-08-22

This week, a haunting psychological mystery set at a school for troubled teens, "Against Football," and the culinary imagination.

This week in bitcoin: bitcoin’s price stumbles, falls and picks itself back up

GigaOM – 2014-08-22

Bitcoin's price crashes aren't surprising anymore, as we learn that many, many things can move the bitcoin market. This week in bitcoin: bitcoin’s price stumbles, falls and picks itself back...

September Events! Ken Follett, Fall in Love Tour, New Heather's Picks & Indigo Spotlight

CNW – 2014-08-28

SEPTEMBER EVENTS AT INDIGO BOOKS & MUSIC TORONTO, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - From bestselling authors to the hottest fall releases, Indigo and Chapters stores nationally host FREE, and exclusive ...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, September 1, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-08-29

This week, new Tana French, new Elena Ferrante, and the history of rock 'n' roll in 10 songs.

Bezos picks Politico co-founder as new Washington Post publisher

Los Angeles Times – 2014-09-02

Washington Post Co. owner Jeff Bezos on Tuesday named Frederick J. Ryan Jr. as the publication's new publisher, turning to the founding chief executive of Web-savvy Politico to lead one of the...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, September 8, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-05

This week, new Ian McEwan, new Joseph O'Neill, and the stunning debut novel, "A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing."

Facebook's 'books that stayed with you' meme: Here are the top picks

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-09-11

Facebook recently revealed some of the books that users picked most often when participating in a meme about what books 'stayed with you.' 

PW Picks: Books of the Week, September 15, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-12

This week, new Lawrence Wright, new Sarah Waters, new Margaret Atwood.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, September 22, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-19

This week, the definitive Tennessee Williams biography, how Aristotle invented science, and Lauren Oliver's creepy ghost story.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, September 29, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-26

This week, new Martin Amis, Marlon James's epic masterpiece, and the amazing "On Immunity."

PW Picks: Books of the Week, October 6, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-03

This week, new Marilynne Robinson, new Walter Isaacson, and the incredible "Citizen."

Distribution: Lerner Adds Big & Small; MUP Picks Oxford

Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-07

Lerner Publisher Services has added Australian publisher Big & Small to its client list; Manchester University Press will be distributed by Oxford University Press USA in North and South America and...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, October 13, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-10

This week, madness at the dawn of Hollywood, life in South Korea, and Kerry Howley's amazing "Thrown."

PW Picks: Books of the Week, October 20, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-17

This week: the must read "Limonov," the crazy life of William Cushing, and the third of four titles in Stiefvater’s Raven Cycle.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, October 27, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-24

This week, Gaiman tackles Hansel and Gretel, plus more locked-room mysteries than you can shake a stick at.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, November 3, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-31

This week: new Richard Ford, how music was captured, and classic children's books get gnarly.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, November 10, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-07

This week, new Stephen King, the newest Nobel winner, and mapping the cosmos.

Blue Rider Picks Up Eddie Izzard Memoir

Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-14

The book, not yet titled, is slated for publication in the winter of 2015 or 2016.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, November 17, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-14

This week, the world's first digital weapon, and an ongoing investigation of men.

Toronto Public Library Announces its picks for the 2014 First & Best Books, An Annual Top 10 Booklist for Kids Under Five

CNW – 2014-11-14

First & Best names the best Canadian books to help kids get ready for reading TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Toronto Public Library has released its distinguished First & Best booklist,...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, November 24, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-21

This week: the final recollections of Charles Dickens, an eye-opening portrait of the South, and a punk rock memoir.

Best Books 2014: Slate Staff Picks

Slate – 2014-12-01

Eat More Better: How to Make Every Bite More Delicious, by Dan Pashman Recommended by L.V. Anderson, assistant editor

Printers Row Picks: The best books of 2014

Chicago Tribune – 2014-11-27

We picked the best books from 2014 that stood out amongst the rest in a year filled with good literature. Here are our picks.

Introducing Slate Picks

Slate – 2014-12-03

We talk often at Slate about things we love: books and songs and shower heads and light bulbs and baby toys and, of course, television shows. We know from your comments and emails that you like many...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, December 8, 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-05

This week, the masterpiece "The Wall," new Murakami, and "The Mammoth Book of SF Stories by Women."

PW's Picks: The Best Spirituality and Religion and Books of 2014

Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-09

PW's top five spirituality and religion books for 2014 range from meditations on grief to observations on belief.

Michael Dirda’s picks for holiday gift books

The Washington Post – 2014-12-11

As Emily Dickinson almost said, there is no present like a book. But it should be something slightly unexpected, unusual or expensive, and not a current bestseller. Here’s a seasonal dozen — and...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, January 5, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-02

This week: surviving the Rapture, a haunted possum, and a Kafkaesque thriller.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, January 12, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-09

This week: the true story of murder in a 19th-century convent, plus "The Shining" meets "The Abyss."

PW Picks: Books of the Week, January 19, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-16

This week: an unreliable narrator and her missing daughter, a crime novel that's like watching a slow-motion train wreck, and a biography of PTSD.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, January 26, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-23

This week, an animal uprising, an argument over cheese, and cryptocurrency.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, February 2, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-30

This week, a cult classic waiting to happen, God's bankers, and an early bid for best graphic novel of 2015.

February Events! Town Hall with Heather Reisman, New Heather's Picks, & Indigo Spotlight

CNW – 2015-02-02

FEBRUARY EVENTS AT INDIGO BOOKS & MUSIC TORONTO, Feb. 2, 2015 /CNW/ - From bestselling authors to the hottest releases, Indigo and Chapters stores nationally host FREE and paid exclusive eve...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, February 9, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-02-06

This week: a superhero named Mann Man (who has the powers of Thomas Mann).

Hospital Club picks Minamore as emerging talent

The Bookseller – 2015-02-12

Writer Bridget Minamore, whose interests cover "hip-hop, climate change, feminism and football", has been chosen by the Hospital Club's new charitable foundation as part of its Emerging Creatives...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, February 16, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-02-13

This week: an account of the scandal and obsession behind Monopoly, which many readers will find more entertaining than the game itself.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, February 23, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-02-20

This week: Umberto Eco tells you how to write a thesis.

March Events! New Heather's Picks, Plus Great March Break Activities at Indigo and Chapters Stores from Coast-to-coast

CNW – 2015-02-27

MARCH EVENTS AT INDIGO BOOKS & MUSIC TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - From bestselling authors to the most anticipated winter releases, Indigo and Chapters stores across Canada are thrilled to...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, March 2, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-02-27

This week: new Kazuo Ishiguro, and the controversial "The Bunker Diary."

Free VIDEO B-ROLL AVAILABLE VIA CNW - Canada's most prestigous non-fiction book prize picks a winner at afternoon awards luncheon

CNW – 2015-02-28

TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - The following B-Roll will be made available by Video On-Demand web download: STORY SUMMARY:  Canada's most prestigious non-fiction book prize is presented today at...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, March 9, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-03-06

This week: Erik Larson's account of the 'Lusitania,' and a coming-of-age novel about a girl...who's also a cannibal.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, March 16, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-03-13

This week: Ayn Rand's connection to the 2008 financial collapse, America's youngest serial killer, and a modern retelling of "Madame Bovary."

PW Picks: Books of the Week, March 23, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-03-20

This week, Colm Toibin on Elizabeth Bishop, and a new Sherlock Holmes mystery.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, March 30, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-03-27

This week, Jon Ronson's fascinating exploration of shaming, Pulitzer-winner Tracy K. Smith's wonderful memoir, and how to clone a mammoth.

MCB picks up YA fangirl comedy

The Bookseller – 2015-03-28

Macmillan Children's Books (MCB) has acquired a YA comedy about a group of fangirls from debut US author Goldy Moldavsky. Kill the Boy Band is a fictional account of what happens when a group of...

Penguin book picks up book prize

BBC – 2015-03-27

A book about a penguin who flies to the tropics with the aid of a kite is named the winner of the 2015 Waterstones Children's Book Prize.

New author picks up where 'Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' series left off

The Christian Science Monitor – 2015-04-01

Lisbeth Salander and Mikael Blomkvist are back in the fourth installment of Stieg Larsson's 'Millennium' series, this time written by David Lagercrantz.

Serpent's Tail picks up French bestseller

The Bookseller – 2015-04-03

Serpent's Tail has acquired Adrien Bosc's Constellation, a literary sensation in its native France. The novel is based on the true story of the crash of a Lockheed Constellation passenger plane...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, April 6, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-04-03

This week: Larry Kramer's epic novel 30 years in the making, new Ann Packer, and the life of a "New Yorker" copyeditor.

Engadget's new buyer's guide picks: the MacBook Pro, Moto E and more!

Engadget – 2015-04-09

It's been one busy month for reviews: Engadget has published seven in the past four weeks alone. That means we've got quite a few additions to our various buyer's guides. First up: the HTC One M9....

PW Picks: Books of the Week, April 13, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-04-10

This week: our future in space, Chigozie Obioma's wonderful debut novel, and new Amelia Gray.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, April 20, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-04-17

This week, Toni Morrison's new novel, the story of Anders Breivik and the Massacre in Norway, and Montmartre at the beginning of modernism.

Orion picks up MasterChef's Ping

The Bookseller – 2015-04-18

Orion is to publish a book by "MasterChef" champion Ping Coombes. Ping’s Pantry will “invite its readers to Ping’s family table, and give them all the guidance they need to bring the sizzle,...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, April 27, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-04-24

This week: Werner Herzog walks on ice, Oliver Sacks's new memoir, and the golden age of murder.

Three memoir picks for April

The Washington Post – 2015-04-29

The deadpan title of Bruce Eric Kaplan’s memoir, I Was a Child(Blue Rider, $25.95), would suit pretty much every memoir ever written. Of course Kaplan, best known for his New Yorker cartoons, had a...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, May 1, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-01

This week: David McCullough on the Wright Brothers, Kate Atkinson's follow-up to "Life After Life," and the definitive biography of Saul Bellow.

Nicholls and Hornby in R&J summer picks

The Bookseller – 2015-05-08

WH Smith has released its Richard and Judy Summer Book Club titles, featuring David Nicholls, Nick Hornby and Joel Dicker in the mix.   The eight titles feature two from publisher Orion - No Safe...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, May 11, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-08

This week, Sally Mann's amazing memoir, original sin, and the latest from Anne Enright.

PW Picks: Books of the Week, May 18, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-15

This week: a book within a book, the end of the U.S. space program, and solitude in New York City.

National Geographic picks Edmonton as 1 of world's sweet summer spots

CBC – 2015-05-18

Stargazing in a canyon in Arizona, attending a concert in the shadow of ancient Greek ruins, hiking through Edmonton’s river valley: At first glance, they might not have much in common. But all...

PW Picks: Books of the Week, May 25, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-22

This week: a brain surgeon's memoir, Robert McCammon's latest, and a page-turning mystery set in the Arctic.

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