Thoughts On: Backlist vs. Frontlist

"Thoughts On" is a feature where I give my (often rambling) thoughts on a topic relevant to reading, literature, or the book business. To see previous topics, click here. back·list /ˈbakˌlist/ nouna publisher's list of older books still in print, as opposed to titles newly available (known as the frontlist) When I first started blogging, [...]

Top Ten: Most Anticipated Releases for the Second Half of 2016

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week's theme was my most anticipated releases for the second half (July through December) of 2016. Yay new books! I am also very excited about Roxane Gay's new memoir, Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body, and Justin Cronin's The City of Mirrors. [...]

Top Ten: Most Anticipated Releases for the First Half of 2016

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week's theme was the most anticipated releases for the first half (January through June) of 2016. I'm getting a little bit better at knowing about new releases - thank you, library job - but I still don't know about a [...]