Last Week’s Top Reviews
The most-read reviews on publishersweekly.com last week were…
The Witch Elm
Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies About Who You Are So You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be
The Chapo Guide to Revolution: A Manifesto Against Logic, Facts, and Reason
America: The Farewell Tour
From the Newsletters
John Larison, author of Whiskey When We’re Dry, recommends Westerns by Hernan Diaz, Annie Proulx, and others.
We look at the Japanese children’s book market.
Global Rights Report
Last week’s hot books included an Australian debut novel that just sold in Italy.
TarcherPerigee has dropped Buddhist author Lodro Rinzler’s new book in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against him.
Authors Emily X.R. Pan and Nova Ren Suma have launched an Indiegogo campaign for a new YA anthology.
PW senior writer Andrew Albanese discusses a new study on an alarming decline in reading among American high schoolers.
More to Come
Topics include FlameCon 2018, the LGBTQ comics festival; the comicsgate controversy; PW’s feature on comics and gaming; and a story on graphic works about refugees.
PW’s bloggers play Bookstore Bingo.
Scott Stossel discusses his book My Age of Anxiety in this archival interview.