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Tip Sheet

Don’t miss this week’s PW Picks, our look at the best new books hitting the market.

Children’s Bookshelf

Jack White talks about the process of adapting the White Stripes song “We’re Going to Be Friends” into a picture book.

BookLife Report

As the 2017 BookLife Prize contest nears its conclusion, we talk with the seven semifinal judges about the books they chose to move on to the final.


Week Ahead

PW senior writer Andrew Albanese discusses PW’s Person of the Year and breaks down what librarians are saying about the state of the library e-book market.

More to Come

The More to Come crew discuss the controversy surrounding the appointment of C.B. Cebulski as the new editor-in-chief of Marvel, as well as the impact of a BuzzFeed article on sexual harrassment at DC Comics and the subsequent firing of Superman editor Eddie Berganza.

PW Radio

Isabel Allende talks about her new novel, In the Midst of Winter.



A bookseller wonders just how useful all those year-end best books list really are.