RA for your Friday 4/26/19


Morning, all! Today's RA news is gonna be short and sweet, since I'm at the YSS Spring Conference in beautiful Tarrytown! So, without further delay and with minimal embellishment, here are the top five RA-related items in my newsfeed this week:

Leading off is the May Library Reads list! Go ahead and print one out for yer corkboard.

Publishers Weekly has released its annual Best Books of Summer preview.

Becky Spratford hits it out of the park with her post about the First Rule of RA.

Book Riot talks about how to help a reader find a book by description. ("Google is, indeed, your friend, but you have to know how to use it well...")

And why not shake up your book club with these 24 sci-fi and fantasy picks from Goodreads?

Finally, #FridayReads: These days, I'm in the mood for essays by funny women. Last week, I listened to Southern Lady Code by Helen Ellis, and this weekend, I'm reading I Miss You When I Blink, by Mary Laura Philpott. Happy reading/listening!