Last Week’s Top Reviews

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

Flight or Fright

The Man I Never Met: A Memoir

The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure

The Beautiful Cure: The Revolution in Immunology and What It Means for Your Health

Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies About Who You Are So You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be

From the Newsletters

Tip Sheet

PW picks the big indie books of fall 2018.

Children’s Bookshelf

PW asks Sonia Sotomayor four questions.

Podcasts

Week Ahead

PW senior writer Andrew Albanese looks at PRH’s change to its library e-book lending terms, which makes it the second Big Five publisher to change terms since July.

More to Come

The MTC crew recaps the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund and Small Press Expo’s agreement to fund the defense of 11 cartoonists sued for defamation. The cohosts also discuss Christina Merkler, the CBLDF’s new president; the controversy surrounding Comicsgate and the dismantling of the Valkyries, a female comics retailers association; and the passing of comics artists Marie Severin and Gary Friedrich.

Blogs

ShelfTalker

A bookstore owner addresses confusing pub dates.

PW Radio

Maggie Oman Shannon gives a boost to self-care with Crafting Calm: Projects and Practices for Creativity and Contemplation.