Last Week’s Top Reviews

The most-read reviews on last week were...

The Hellfire Club

Chasing Helicity

The Mars Room

The Female Persuasion

Why We Need Religion

From the Newsletters

Tip Sheet

Six queer poets select 10 poetry collections.

Children’s Bookshelf

Martha Brockenbrough discusses her biography of Donald Trump for teens.

BookLife Report

How food photographer and indie author Alan Batt is forging his own path.

Global Rights Report

Last week’s hot books included a Dutch film and TV producer’s debut thriller.


Week Ahead

PW senior writer Andrew Albanese on the state of university presses following the University Press of New England’s recently announced closure.

More to Come

Heidi MacDonald talks with Avi Ehrlich of Silver Sprocket Press. Plus, a new segment of Star Gazing, a monthly discussion with PW graphic novel reviews editor Meg Lemke.

Lit Cast

PW senior editor Calvin Reid talks with Emory University professor George Yancy about his new book, Backlash.

PW Radio

Two archival author interviews, with Richard Rothstein (The Color of Law) and Yvette Johnson (The Song and the Silence).



Returning to childhood favorites.