BESTSELLERS

FANTASY LIFE by Matthew  Berry
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 16, 2013
Berry gave it the old college try, but the ultimate fantasy sports book has yet to be written—then again, it's possible that such an entity is a pipe dream. Read full book review >
ZEALOT by Reza Aslan
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 16, 2013
Why has Christianity taken hold and flourished? This book will give you the answers in the simplest, most straightforward, comprehensible manner. Read full book review >

THIS TOWN by Mark Leibovich
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 16, 2013
A vivid depiction of full-tilt folly that is sure to have its narcissistic cast poring through it for their own names. Read full book review >
LOVE, DISHONOR, MARRY, DIE, CHERISH, PERISH by David Rakoff
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 16, 2013
Strong work. It deepens the impact that this was the last book completed by the author. Read full book review >
HUNTING EVE by Iris Johansen

VERDICT: BORROW IT
THRILLERS
Released: July 16, 2013
A layered, thrilling read that will likely motivate fans to read the final book, too. Read full book review >

FIRST SIGHT by Danielle Steel

VERDICT: BORROW IT
Released: July 16, 2013
A novel about love, in all its heartbreaking and splendid forms. Read full book review >
THE CUCKOO'S CALLING by Robert Galbraith
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 30, 2013
A quick, fun read. Rowling delivers a set of characters every bit as durable as her Potter people and a story that, though no more complex than an Inspector Lewis episode, works well on every level. Read full book review >
THE ENGLISH GIRL by Daniel Silva

VERDICT: BORROW IT
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 16, 2013
Literate, top-notch action laced with geopolitical commentary. Read full book review >
ESCAPE FROM MR. LEMONCELLO'S LIBRARY by Chris Grabenstein
Released: June 25, 2013
Full of puzzles to think about, puns to groan at and references to children's book titles, this solid, tightly plotted read is a winner for readers and game-players alike. (Mystery. 9-13)Read full book review >
A LONG WALK TO WATER by Linda Sue Park
ADVENTURE
Released: Nov. 15, 2010
Salva's heroism and the truth that water is a source of both conflict and reconciliation receive equal, crystal-clear emphasis in this heartfelt account. (Fiction. 10-14) Read full book review >
I WEAR THE BLACK HAT by Chuck Klosterman
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
Released: July 9, 2013
A fine return to form for Klosterman, blending Big Ideas with heavy metal, The Wire, Batman and much more. Read full book review >
THE LIGHT IN THE RUINS by Chris Bohjalian
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 9, 2013
A soulful why-done-it. Read full book review >
Kirkus Interview
Gabrielle Zevin
March 3, 2015

A. J. Fikry’s life is not at all what he expected it to be. He lives alone, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. But when a mysterious package appears at the bookstore, its unexpected arrival gives Fikry the chance to make his life over—and see everything anew. “Zevin writes characters who grow and prosper,” our reviewer writes, “in a narrative that is sometimes sentimental, sometimes funny, sometimes true to life and always entertaining.” View video >