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Nancy Pearl never disappoints. I've found and loved more books than I ever could have on my own, and her brief, tantalizing description of each is usually enough to send me on a... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Maureen T. Hannley
This is an outstanding collection of recommendations to fit the readers taste as well as that of the author. Read morePublished on January 29, 2014 by Thaddeus G. Bell
As if any book junkie needs help adding items to their 'to-read' list, Nancy Pearl curated strings of books connected in imaginative ways with fascinating reasons to read. Read morePublished on January 5, 2014 by Claire Webber
This was an okay list. I read a lot (or at least thought I did before learning of Nancy Pearl's addiction), but "there's so much to read, and so little time", that I want... Read morePublished on April 29, 2013 by Douglas Bailey
I ended up giving this book away; somehow the reviews by Nancy Pearl just didn't jive for me. Maybe our tastes are too different. Read morePublished on February 15, 2013 by iloveasunnyday
This book was written by a presumably well educated librarian, yet in the second section with regard to African authors, she refers twice to Africa as though it were a single... Read morePublished on February 1, 2013 by susannah
I was so excited about reading The Book Lust having heard it reviewed on NPR. Bought the last copy at my local book store. HOWEVER, I became quickly disappointed immediately. Read morePublished on April 22, 2011 by dana
1,000 new book recommendations from America's most famous librarian. I took notes as I read, and just like Book Lust, I came away with pages of new books to try. Read morePublished on January 30, 2011 by Angela Reads