News & Notes – 7/21/2018

News & Notes – 7/21/2018

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday links post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff   Book News Amazon’s Prime Day Weathers Glitches, Strikes (Shelf Awareness) House Rejects Proposal to Cut NEA Funding by 15% The vote was heartening for… Read more »

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A Murder for the Books (Victoria Gilbert)

A Murder for the Books (Victoria Gilbert)

A Murder for the Books by Victoria Gilbert Series: Blue Ridge Library Mysteries #1 Published by Crooked Lane Books Genres: Cozy Mystery Pages: 336 Format: eARC Source: the publisher Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository | Barnes & Noble Goodreads Also in this series: Shelved Under Murder Also by this author:… Read more »

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Shelved Under Murder (Victoria Gilbert)

Shelved Under Murder (Victoria Gilbert)

Shelved Under Murder by Victoria Gilbert Series: Blue Ridge Library Mysteries #2 Published by Crooked Lane Books Genres: Cozy Mystery Format: eARC Source: the publisher Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository | Barnes & Noble Goodreads Also in this series: A Murder for the Books Also by this author: A Murder… Read more »

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Sunday Post – 7/15/2018

Sunday Post – 7/15/2018

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimba, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books!  My Week I had a quiet and fairly restful week, which I have sorely needed. I’ve… Read more »

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Sunday Post – 7/08/2018

Sunday Post – 7/08/2018

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimba, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books!  My Week We had a good week with Robin: we saw several movies (at home and… Read more »

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News & Notes – 7/07/2018

News & Notes – 7/07/2018

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff   Book News Print Unit Sales Rose 2% in First Half of 2018 (Publishers Weekly) And while audiobook sales are up overall, CD sales are down… Read more »

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Dragon Books: A Masterlist

Dragon Books: A Masterlist

  As anyone who looks at my logo can tell, I love dragons! That said, I haven’t read all the books on this list (not even close), so I can’t vouch for the quality of all of them. I’ve broken the list down by age group (and a few other… Read more »

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Sunday Post – 7/01/2018

Sunday Post – 7/01/2018

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimba, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books!  The Last Two Weeks   I had a busy week leading up our vacation, trying to… Read more »

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