Autumn 2017 Bibliography


Stephen Akey. Culture Fever: Essays. Alexandria, VA: Orchises Press, 2018. ISBN 9781932535396.

Rick Anderson. Scholarly Communication: What Everyone Needs to Know. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. ISBN 9780190639457.

Michael Cart. Confessions of a Book Reviewer: The Best of Carte Blanche. Chicago: ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2018. ISBN 9780838916452.

Mary Ehrenworth, Pablo Wolfe, and Peter Cunningham. Historical Fiction Book Clubs. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2018. ISBN 9780325099064.

Jane Friedman. The Business of Being a Writer. Chicago; London: University of Chicago Press, 2018. ISBN 9780226393025.

Chris Mackenzie Jones. Behind the Book: Eleven Authors on Their Path to Publication. Chicago; London: University of Chicago Press, 2018. ISBN 9780226405773.

Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer. The Routledge Companion to Picturebooks. Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon; New York: Routledge, 2018. ISBN 9781138853188.

Roni Natov. The Courage to Imagine: The Child Hero in Children’s Literature. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. ISBN 9781474221221.

Philip Pullman. Daemon Voices: Essays on Storytelling. New York: Alfred A Knopf, 2018. ISBN 9780525521174.

Heta Pyrhönen and Janna Kantola. Reading Today. London: UCL Press, 2018. ISBN 9781787351974.

Jonathan Rose. Readers’ Liberation. [S.l.]: Oxford University Press, 2018. ISBN 9780198723554.

Catherine Sheldrick Ross, Lynne McKechnie, and Paulette M. Rothbauer. Reading Still Matters: What the Research Reveals about Reading, Libraries, and Community. Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2018. ISBN 9781440855764.

Laura Scholes. Boys, Masculinities and Reading: Gender Identity and Literacy as Social Practice. New York: Routledge, 2018. ISBN 9781138220171.

Jenni Simon. Consuming Agency and Desire in Romance: Stories of Love, Laughter, and Empowerment. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2018. ISBN 9781498536899.

Kelvin Smith and Melanie Ramdarshan Bold. The Publishing Business: A Guide to Starting out and Getting On. 2nd ed. London; New York: Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018. ISBN 9781474249515.

Mark R. M. Towsey and Kyle B. Roberts. Before the Public Library: Reading, Community, and Identity in the Atlantic World, 1650-1850. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2018. ISBN 9789004348660.

Joan Wink. The Power of Story. Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited, 2018. ISBN 9781440843969.

Young People Reading. Abingdon, Oxon; New York: Routledge, 2018. ISBN 9781138291577.


Emily C. Francomano. The Prison of Love: Romance, Translation, and the Book in the Sixteenth Century. Toronto; Buffalo; London: University of Toronto Press, 2018. ISBN 9781442630512.


Robert Darnton. A Literary Tour de France: The World of Books on the Eve of the French Revolution. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. ISBN 9780195144512.

Éric Hazan. A Walk through Paris. Brooklyn, NY: Verso, 2018. ISBN 9781786632586.

Richard Millet. Déchristianisation de la littérature. Paris: Éditions Léo Scheer, 2018. ISBN 9782756111735.


Eric Downing. The Chain of Things: Divinatory Magic and the Practice of Reading in German Literature and Thought, 1850-1940. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. ISBN 9781501715907.

Stephanie Robertson. Children of the “Volk”: Children’s Literature as an Ideological Tool in National Socialist Germany. Frankfort am Main; New York: Peter Lang, 2018. ISBN 9783631744352.

Anna-Maria Seemann. Parallelverlage im Geteilten Deutschland: Entstehung, Beziehungen und Strategien am Beispiel Ausgewählter Wissenschaftsverlage. Boston: De Gruyter Saur, 2018. ISBN 9783110540918.


Research in Children’s Literature. Delhi, India: New Bharatiya Book Corporation, 2018. ISBN 9788183153157.


Patrizia Delpiano. Church and Censorship in Eighteenth-Century Italy: Governing Reading in the Age of Enlightenment. New York: Routledge, 2018. ISBN 9781138306639.


Sari Kawana. The Uses of Literature in Modern Japan: Histories and Cultures of the Book. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. ISBN 9781350024915.


Tone Birkeland, Gunvor Risa, and Karin Beate. Vold. Norsk Barnelitteraturhistorie. Oslo: Norske samlaget, 2018. ISBN 9788252188578.

United Kingdom

David Budgen. British Children’s Literature and the First World War: Representations since 1914. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. ISBN 9781474256858.

Andrew Crofts. Confessions of a Ghostwriter. Leicester: Thorpe, Isis, 2018. ISBN: 9781785413223 1785413228.

Jenny Davidson. Reading Jane Austen. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. ISBN 9781108421348.

A. J. Jenkinson. What Do Boys and Girls Read?: An Investigation into Reading Habits with Some Suggestions About the Teaching and Literature in Secondary and Senior Schools. London: Routledge, 2018.

Edel Lamb. Reading Children in Early Modern Culture. [S.l.]: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. ISBN 9783319703589.

Andrew Murphy. Ireland, Reading and Cultural Nationalism, 1790-1930: Bringing the Nation to Book. Cambridge, UK; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. ISBN 9781107133563.

Tina Skouen. The Value of Time in Early Modern English Literature. Abingdon, Oxon; New York: Routledge, 2018. ISBN 9781472488053.

David Stewart. The Form of Poetry in the 1820s and 1830s: A Period of Doubt. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. ISBN 9783319705118.

United States

Margaret Cassidy. Children, Media, and American History: Printed Poison, Pernicious Stuff, and Other Terrible Temptations. New York: Routledge, 2018. ISBN 9781138849921.

Peggy L. Fox and Thomas Keith (eds.). The Luck of Friendship: The Letters of Tennessee Williams and James Laughlin. New York: Norton, 2018. ISBN 9780393246209.

Dan Kennedy. The Return of the Moguls: How Jeff Bezos and John Henry Are Remaking Newspapers for the Twenty-First Century. Lebanon NH: ForeEdge, 2018. ISBN 9781611685947.

R. Alton Lee. Publisher for the Masses, Emanuel Haldeman-Julius. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2018. ISBN 9781496201287.

Marcia Amidon Lüsted. Banned Books. New York Greenhaven Publishing, 2018. ISBN 9781534500754.

Stephanie Stokes Oliver. Black Ink: Literary Legends on the Peril, Power, and Pleasure of Reading and Writing. New York: 37 Ink/Atria, 2018. ISBN 9781501154287.

Martha C. Pennington and Robert P. Waxler. Why Reading Books Still Matters: The Power of Literature in Digital Times. New York: Routledge, 2018. ISBN 9781138629738.

Lawrence R. Samuel. The American Writer: Literary Life in the United States from the 1920s to the Present. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2018. ISBN 9781476671024.

Edmund White. The Unpunished Vice: A Life of Reading. New York: Bloomsbury USA, 2018. ISBN 9781635571172.