Publishers Weekly – 2012-01-06
This week, a fistful of mystery-thrillers bump up against bios of Elizabeth II and the Obamas, as well as a fascinating memoir from the "godfather of rap."
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Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-30
Movie recommendations from critics Kenneth Turan, Justin Chang and other reviewers. Click title for full review. Arrival Amy Adams stars in this elegant, involving science-fiction drama that is...
Publishers Weekly – 2017-01-06
This week: Dumas's sequel to "The Three Musketeers," plus Ayelet Waldman on microdosing.
Publishers Weekly – 2017-01-13
This week: Han Kang's follow-up to "The Vegetarian," plus true stories of imaginary illnesses.
Publishers Weekly – 2017-01-20
This week: the book that changed America, and an early candidate for the best graphic biography of 2017.
Los Angeles Times – 2017-01-27
Local transportation officials on Thursday hired one of the more controversial names in California construction to build a $2.4-billion section of the Westside subway, which will connect Century...
Publishers Weekly – 2017-01-27
This week: the oddly musical mysteries in the motion of the planets, plus love and art in 1950s Manhattan.
Los Angeles Times – 2017-01-31
The St. Louis Cardinals were fined $2 million and stripped of their two top draft picks Monday, the long-awaited punishment by Major League Baseball after their former scouting director repeatedly...
Publishers Weekly – 2017-02-03
This week: new novels from John Darnielle and Viet Thanh Nguyen, plus how medicine changed the end of life.
Publishers Weekly – 2017-02-10
This week: the first novel by George Saunders, plus a history of cannibalism.
Publishers Weekly – 2017-02-17
This week: a girl begins receiving letters from her dead sister, plus the violent mutiny on the HMS "Hermione."