Last Week’s Top Reviews

The most-read reviews on publishersweekly.com last week were…

Fire Blood

Where the Crawdads Sing

Heads You Win

Death and Nightingales

Faking It: The Lies Women Tell About Sex—and the Truths They Reveal

From the Newsletters

Tip Sheet

PW’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

Children’s Bookshelf

Abrams cancels the planned publication of A Suicide Bomber Sits in the Library.

The BookLife Report

Smashwords founder Mark Coker looks at how writers can build stronger brands.

Religion BookLine

PW religion editor Emma Koonse Wenner interviews former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee.

Podcasts

Week Ahead

PW senior writer Andrew Albanese explains why some blockbuster titles have booksellers feeling good about this holiday season, and why some publishers are feeling anxious about keeping their books in stock.

More to Come

PW senior writer Calvin Reid looks at the life, death, and legacy of Stan Lee, legendary editor and writer of Marvel Comics. He also reports on Comic Arts Brooklyn and Anime NYC 2018.

Blogs

ShelfTalker

Hints for customers during the holiday shopping season.

PW Insider

We talk with author Sohaila Abdulali about the motivations behind and process of writing her book What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape.