The LJ Reviews staff has been busily considering and compiling their selections for the top titles of 2012 (the cover of our December 2012 issue in this post lists the first line of each of our top ten picks—do you recognize them?).
Heather McCormack, Editor, LJ Book Review, writes: The idea of consensus might seem ridiculous at the close of 2011. There are thousands of books published for every personality, micromood, and attention span—and in multiple formats. Critics abound in the blogosphere and legacy review media, making for a 24-hour buzz chamber. It’s precisely these conditions that [...]