Last Week’s Most Popular Reviews

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Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body


Black Detroit: A People’s History of Self-Determination


The World of Tomorrow


The Scribe of Siena


Meet Me in the Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock and Roll in New York City 2001–2011

From the Newsletters

Tip Sheet

Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich, author of the true crime and memoir hybrid The Fact of a Body, picks the 10 best true crime books.

Children’s Bookshelf

Talking with Chelsea Clinton about her new children’s book, She Persisted.

BookLife Report

A look at the latest crop of new and forthcoming books by YouTube stars.

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Week Ahead

PW senior writer Andrew Albanese discusses an effort by publishers and other major corporations to support federal library funding, and breaks down a closely watched copyright case that could have a huge impact on the used e-book market.

More to Come

Interviews with writer Scott Snyder about his work on Batman, Ethan Rilly about the latest issue in his acclaimed Pope Hats series, and more.


Philip C. Stead and Matthew Cordell talk about The Only Fish in the Sea, a daring naval rescue starring the heroine from Special Delivery—and a lot of unruly monkeys.

PW Radio

Joshua Ferris discusses his first short story collection, The Dinner Party. And PW editorial director Jim Milliot looks ahead to what attendees can expect at this year’s BookExpo and BookCon.



How one children’s bookstore is handling the craze of the moment: fidget spinners.