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
PW picks the big indie books of fall 2018.
PW asks Sonia Sotomayor four questions.
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.
A bookstore owner addresses confusing pub dates.
Maggie Oman Shannon gives a boost to self-care with Crafting Calm: Projects and Practices for Creativity and Contemplation.