Five Brand-Newly-Arrived Reference Books:
A large chunk of the Bloomsbury Good Reading Guides series just arrived in Den Haag – they made Ester very happy and eager to share with all of you. All of these titles feature the 100 best titles reviewed, and a further 500 recommendations:
100 Must-Read Crime Novels
Contains a selection of crime novels. This book also allows you to browse by theme, and includes ‘a reader’s guide to the world of crime fiction’. It lists the top 10 crime characters and their creators, award winners and book club recommendations.
100 Must-Read Books for Men
What do men like to read? This title draws from a range of genres: crime, thrillers, cult classics, classics, biography and non-fiction. It examines men’s attitudes to reading, and the differences between male and female reading tastes.
100 Must-Read Life-Changing Books
Selects the best books which may or may not have changed the world, but which have certainly changed the lives of thousands of people who have read them.
100 Must-Read Classic Novels
This book also allows you to browse by theme, and includes ‘a reader’s fast-guide to the classics’, past award-winners and book club recommendations.
100 Must-Read Science Fiction Novels
This book again allows you to browse by theme, including special categories like ‘science-fiction and film adaptations’. It also includes ‘a reader’s guide to the world of science-fiction’, and lists of award winners and book club recommendations.