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Booklist launches Booklist Reader for library patrons and the public

Booklist proudly announces the launch of Booklist Reader, a new digital library patron–facing magazine featuring diverse readers’ advisory recommendations for readers of all ages.

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The Power of Geography: Ten Maps That Reveal the Future of Our World
by Tim Marshall

During the Cold War, it was generally agreed that world politics were pretty much dominated by two entities, the U.S. and the USSR. It has become apparent that these dynamics are shifting, and in this engaging offering, author Marshall (The Age of Walls, 2018) analyzes past and present geopolitical boundaries.

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Fall Travel Guides & Videos: 2021
by Heather Booth and Annie Bostrom

​Folks considering a trip—in the U.S. or abroad, in a tent or a chateau—will find loads of practical advice in the stand-alone and series guides below, and there’s plenty there for dream-traveling, too.

Must-Listen Romance
by Heather Booth

This year’s selection of must-listen romance on audio has something for a wide range of teen and adult fans of love stories, from classic tropes to fresh new combinations.

The Shelf Care Interview: Karla Valenti and Emma Otheguy

In this episode of the Shelf Care Interview, Maggie Reagan talks with Karla Valenti, author of Lotería and Emma Otheguy, author of Sofia Acosta Makes a Scene.

Carte Blanche: An Interview with Benjamin Alire Sáenz
​by Michael Cart

Following up on his award-winning 2012 novel, Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, Benjamin Alire Sáenz offers the long-anticipated sequel, Aristotle and Dante Dive into the Waters of the World, out next month. I recently had the privilege of talking with him about the new book; find our lively, engaging conversation below.

Trend Alert: Historical Romance Heroines Who Dare to Be Different
by John Charles

Recently, a whole new group of daringly different heroines has appeared on the scene.

Let’s Talk about Love: A Teen Romance Roundtable
​by Maggie Reagan

Here, we talk to four authors writing love stories for and about teens—A. R. Capetta (The Heartbreak Bakery, 2021), Sandhya Menon (10 Things I Hate about Pinky, 2020), L.C. Rosen (Camp, 2020), and Nicola Yoon (Instructions for Dancing, 2021)...

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