On the Horizon

On the Horizon

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Following an unexpected holiday-time hiatus, Dave Robeson’s Bloodstained Bookshelf is back with an updated list of crime and mystery novels set for publication in the States over the coming year. Destined to wind up on my own to-be-read pile during the next…

Resolve This

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Book lovers who have resolved to shed a few pounds in the new year aren’t alone … nor will they find themselves without books to back them up. In fact, Reuters suggests that the opposite may be true: Anyone seeking advice on…

So Long, Hemingway

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In a piece that will send cultural alarm bells ringing through library systems everywhere, The Washington Post’s Lisa Rein writes that “in the effort to stay relevant in an age in which reference materials and novels can be found on the Internet…