Last Week’s Top Reviews

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We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy

Why Buddhism Is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment

The Sinner

The First Rule of Punk

The Locals

From the Newsletters

Tip Sheet

Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, author of A Kind of Freedom, writes about her long, winding path to publishing her debut novel.

Children’s Bookshelf

Candlewick Press is starting a new line of books named after Walker Books, its U.K. sister company.

BookLife Report

Indie author Mark Manson reflects on his success.

Global Rights Report

Books about mountain climbing have been scaling the heights.

Religion BookLine

Authors are exploring how to be single in the church.

PW Daily

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Week Ahead

PW senior writer Andrew Albanese takes a look back at the AAP’s recently finalized 2016 industry statistics, and offers his take on what publishers are facing in 2017, both in the U.S. and abroad.

More to Come

Heidi MacDonald and Kate Fitzsimons discuss Netflix and Millarworld, Milestone’s legal woes, and what the rise of digital manga means for periodical sales in the U.S.

PW Radio

Author Natasha Pulley discusses her new book, The Bedlam Stacks. And PW senior religion editor Lynn Garrett explores trends in the mind-body-spirit category.



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