Category Archives: Book Reviews

Reading Jonah Lehrer’s Imagine: How Creativity Works

With this post, begins a regular column in which it reviews, explicates and excerpts books that we think will resonate with people in the business of publishing and media.   Jonah Lehrer‘s Imagine: How Creativity Works is being published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt on March 19, and already has enormous coverage, most notably in the Wall…Continue Reading

The New Review

The once-staid Kirkus is launching an iPad-centered initiative; BlueInk Reviews is helping the industry find the best self-published titles; and a mysterious startup based on a Rotten Tomatoes-like site for books is crashing in the Simon & Schuster building. This is the book review in 2011. Kirkus Reviews Kirkus (which was acquired a year ago…Continue Reading