May 13, 2013
Award-winning author uses technology to enhance eBook format by adding multimedia features, seamlessly blending visual, auditory, and textual elements.
Mar 01, 2013
Author Priscille Sibley's debut novel illuminates end of life entanglements, addressing the complex process of grief and how it affects survivors. It's a compelling drama that grips the heart and moves readers to wonder, what would I do?
Jan 28, 2013
“There’s nothing more wonderful than the sparkle in a child's eye when reading a picture book,” says Rita Lorraine Hubbard, New York Journal of Books reviewer, children’s book author, Lee & Low Publishers 2012 New Voices Award Winner.
Nov 12, 2012
The top-selling genre, romance fiction attracts millions of readers. A recent release, Come Fly with Me, breaks out of a predictable romance template to weave a contemporary story punctuated by vivid descriptions of a picturesque landscape.
Oct 24, 2012
Diehard KISS fans, hard line rockers, and even casual listeners will rock to new books about the legendary band. Replete with facts, anecdotes and never before articulated tales, NYJB's KISS expert appraises these tantalizing tell-alls.
Sep 22, 2012
Recently published books are addressing women's health, keeping breasts healthy and recognizing the power of the vagina, NYJB's health policy maven reviews "Vagina: A Biography" and " Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History."
Sep 11, 2012
"Against Security: How We Go Wrong at Airports, Subways, and Other Sites of Ambiguous Danger" questions America's security response to 9/11. Are our methods effective or are they a means of quelling the deep seated fears that were born on 9/11/2001?
Aug 26, 2012
"Leading From Behind: The Reluctant President and the Advisors Who Decide for Him" is the latest scathing assessment of President Obama’s leadership. NY Journal of Books reviews and concludes: The decision is in voter’s hands.
Aug 16, 2012
National Bullying Prevention Month is in October. But students are now returning to school. New York Journal of Books has reviewed books that offer guidance to families who are facing this challenge. Bullying is a crisis we must prevent.
Apr 10, 2012
New York Journal of Books' reviewer Viv Young says, "A novel by a journalist about journalists promises to be revealing, shocking, and funny. Ms McAfee’s novel The Spoiler brings all of these elements into play, particularly the humor".