Booklist

Booklist

Magazine
Magazine Less

Booklist

to get instant updates about 'Booklist' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!

X 

All Updates


Description:
Booklist is a publication of the American Library Association that provides critical reviews of books and audiovisual materials for all ages. It is geared toward libraries and booksellers and is available in print (ISSN 0006-7386) or online. It is published twice monthly September through June and monthly in July and August.

Booklist started publication in January of 1905 to "meet an evident need by issuing a current buying list of recent books with brief notes designed to assist librarians in selection."Booklist. Vol. 1, No. 1. p.2 Initially, the journal mainly contained condensed reviews of only a few sentences, but by the 1930s the reviews were a little more in depth. In October 1939, just a few weeks after the start of World War II, Booklist published a very helpful article "Books for the 'Long and Calm View': On the Crisis, Its Background and Implications to the United States" that addressed "the demand for impartial books without the emotionalism of propaganda."Heaps, Willard A. "Books for the 'Long and Calm View': On the Crisis, Its Background and Implications to the United States." Booklist. Vol. 35, No. 2. p. 29-34. The editor wanted to make...
Read More

No feeds found

All
wait Posting your question. Please wait!...


About

Magazine
No messages found
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from