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Readers' Advisory

I recently wrote this paper for my reference librarianship class, I’m sure those of who follow me on Twitter remember me complaining about not wanting to write it (it only took 3 hours, so I don’t know why I was grumbling about it so much). 74 more words


The Damned Utd, by David Peace: Damn Good!

This book has been on my to-be-read list ever since I saw the brilliant film adaptation starring Michael Sheen. Unfortunately, other books kept getting added to the list and I never quite got around to reading it. 95 more words


"Edmondson traces the journey..."

Here’s David Siegfried’s review of Ice Cream Social, from Booklist:

“When you think of Ben & Jerry’s, you probably think of two laid-back hippies who just wanted to produce “ice cream for the people.” And though the origin mythology of this no-holds-barred superpremium chunky ice cream pretty much holds true to the legend, the fact is that the brand was sold to Unilever in 2000 and is now part of a multinational corporation, much to the consternation of social entrepreneurs everywhere. 172 more words

About The Book

The Football Man, by Arthur Hopcraft: On a Very Short List of the Best Soccer Books of All Time

By day, I am the editor of Booklist Online, a position that, to my great pleasure, affords me first crack at reviewing the latest soccer books. 152 more words

Book Reviews

Starred Review: The Incrementalists by Steven Brust and Skyler White

“It’s cleverly constructed, populated with characters readers will enjoy hanging out with, and it’s packed with twists and nifty surprises. If you have to call it something, call it genius at work.” 276 more words


YA Sizzlers for Summer

This list of recommended summer reads from Booklist Online is heavy on romance, sex, and summer adventures. Good beach reads, maybe?


Booklist Online Gives Fascinating World of Birds A Great Review

The Booklist Online is part of the American Library Association. BrainFood Learning was recently notified The Fascinating World of Birds has received a favorable review with the review published in January 2013. 165 more words

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