LJ Media Reviews: June 1, 2017

Classic mystery fans will enjoy this fine listen, especially when Hercule Poirot is on the case; recommend The Nature Fix for listeners interested in health issues and the outdoors; Jack T. Ripper lodges in two terrifying films; a perfect film for viewers who like their happy ever after with a side of grit
Below is a list of Audio and Video titles to be reviewed in the June 1, 2017, issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience. Starred reviews are indicated with **. Publishers: Please remember to send us one finished copy of each book that is scheduled for review (i.e., all of the forthcoming titles listed below) if you initially submitted a galley or bound manuscript. Our reviewers are not paid, and we like to send a finished copy of the reviewed book as a thank you. Materials should be mailed to: Library Journal, 123 William Street, Suite 802, New York, NY 10038. CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: LJ is seeking summer and fall football books for a roundup in the August 2017 issue. Please include with your submissions author, title, publisher, pub date, page count, ISBN, price, and formats available (print, ebook). Deadline is June 2.


FICTION Barry, Brunonia. The Fifth Petal. 14 CDs. 18 hrs. Books on Tape. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9780735286429. $50. digital download. F Carosella, Amalia. Daughter of a Thousand Years. 11 CDs. 14:21 hrs. Brilliance. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781531868260. $14.99. 1 MP3-CD, digital download. F Christie, Agatha. The Mysterious Affair at Styles. 6 CDs. 6:24 hrs. Alison Larkin Presents on Blackstone. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781518945403. $24.95. F Cooney, C.S.E. Bone Swans. 10 CDs. 12 hrs. Tantor. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781515918431. $37.99. 1 MP3-CD, digital download. F Daly, Paula. The Trophy Child. 8 CDs. 9:27 hrs. Dreamscape. Mar. 2017. ISBN 9781520066714. $59.99. 2 MP-3 CDs, download digital. F Harrison, Mette Ivie. For Time and All Eternities. (Linda Wallheim, Bk. 3). 8 CDs. 9:25 hrs. Recorded Bks. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781501931130. $123.75. digital download. F Howard, Catherine Ryan. Distress Signals. 10 CDs. 11:42 hrs. Blackstone. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781504757461. $34.95. 1 MP3-CD. digital download. F Kinsella, Sophie. My Not So Perfect Life. 10 CDs. 12 hrs. Books on Tape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9780399568343. $40. digital download. F Mayo, Michael. Everybody Goes to Jimmy’s. 6 CDs. 7:23 hrs. Dreamscape. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781520052502. $59.99. 1 MP3-CD. F Wallace, Melanie. The Girl in the Garden. 7 CDs. 7:45 hrs. HighBridge. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781681683447. $29.99. F NONFICTION Carroll, Sean B. The Serengeti Rules: The Quest To Discover How Life Works and Why It Matters. 6 CDs. 7:18 hrs. Tantor. Jan. 2017 ISBN 9781515917236. $34.99. 1 MP3-CD. sci Chatzky, Jean & Michael F. Roizen with Ted Spiker. Age-Proof: Living Longer Without Running Out of Money or Breaking a Hip. 11 CDs. 12:30 hrs. Hachette Audio. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781478941132. $30. SELF-HELP Chopra, Deepak & Menas C. Kafatos. You Are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters. 8 CDs. 10:10 hrs. Books on Tape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781524723774. $40. digital download. sci Clavin, Tom. Dodge City: Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and the Wickedest Town in the American West. 11 CDs. 13:12 hrs. Macmillan Audio. Mar. 2017. ISBN 9781427283061. $39.99. HIST Collins, Judy. Cravings: How I Conquered Food. 5 CDs. 6:30 hrs. Brilliance. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781522656838. $29.99. 1 MP3-CD, digital download. MUSIC Fraade-Blanar, Zoe & Aaron M. Glazer. Superfandom: How Our Obsessions Are Changing What We Buy and Who We Are. 7 CDs. 8:30 hrs. HighBridge. Mar. 2017. ISBN 9781681684772. $34.99. digital download. soc sci/econ **Lemonick, Michael D. The Perpetual Now: A Story of Amnesia, Memory, and Love. 9 CDs 10:37 hrs. Books on Tape. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781524750473. $40. digital download. SCI Moore, Stephen L. As Good as Dead: The Daring Escape of American POWS from a Japanese Death Camp. 8 CDs. 9 hrs. Recorded Bks. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781501939167. $123.75. 1 MP3-CD, digital download. Peterson, Rick & Judd Hoekstra. Crunch Time: How To Be Your Best When It Matters Most. 3 CDs. 4 hrs. Dreamscape. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781520063324. $39.99. 1 MP3-CD. BUS Smith, Judah. How’s Your Soul? Why Everything That Matters Starts with the Inside You. 5 CDs. 5:10 hrs. Thomas Nelson. Nov. 2016. ISBN 9781531833732. $49.97. digital download. REL Van Gelder, Sarah. The Revolution Where You Live. 5 CDs. 5:41 hrs. Dreamscape. Jan. 2017. ISBN 9781520063249. $39.99. 1 MP3-CD, digital download. soc sci Williams, Florence. The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes Us Healthier and More Creative. 7 CDs. 9 hrs. HighBridge. Feb. 2017. ISBN 9781681683973. $34.99. digital dowload. SCI


FICTION The Bureau: Season 1. 3 discs. 520 min. In French w/English subtitles. Eric Rochant & others, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2016. DVD UPC 738329208127. $49.95. F Chasing the Devil. color. 83+ min. Mark Haber, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2016. DVD UPC 738329208066. $24.95. Horror The Horrible Dr. Hichcock. 77+ min. Robert Hampton, dist. by Olive Films, www.olivefilms.com. 2016. DVD UPC 887090126519. $24.95; Blu-ray UPC 887090126618. $29.95. SDH subtitles. Horror The Lodger. b/w. 84+ min. John Brahm, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2016. Blu-ray UPC 738329207298. $29.99. F The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog. 2 discs. b/w & tinted. 91+ min. Alfred Hitchcock, dist. by Criterion Collection, www.criterion.com. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681433189. $29.95; 1-disc Blu-ray UPC ISBN 9781681433172. $39.95. [Trailers, LJ 5/1/17] F Mercy Street: Season 2. 2 discs. 360+ min. Stephen Cragg & others, dist. by PBS, www.shoppbs.org. 2017. DVD UPC 841887029377. $39.99; Blu-ray UPC 841887029384. $49.99. SDH subtitles. F/TV A Place to Call Home: Season 4. 3 discs. 630 min. Shirley Barrett & others, dist. by Acorn Media, www.acornonline.com. 2017. DVD UPC 054961247295. $59.99. SDH subtitles. F A Street Cat Named Bob. 103+ min. Roger Spottiswoode, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2017. DVD UPC 760137975199. $19.99; Blu-ray UPC 760137975182. $24.95. BIOPIC The Syndicate: All or Nothing. 2 discs. 366+ min. Kay Mellor & Dominic Leclerc, dist. by Acorn Media, www.acornonline.com. 2016. DVD UPC 054961252992. $39.95. SDH subtitles. F ARTS & HUMANITIES Materia Wood. 48 min. Paola Castrota, dist. by Green Planet Films, www.greenplanetfilms.org. 2016. DVD UPC 714497273891. $39; public performance acad. libs. $295; digital rights available. Closed-captioned. ART-GENERAL Bruce Lee: Tracking the Dragon; A Journey to Iconic Locations from the Films of Bruce Lee. 110 min. John Little, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. DVD UPC 760137865490. $19.95. Closed-captioned. FILM **Song from the Forest. 96 min. Michael Obert, dist. by First Pond Entertainment, www.firstpond.com. 2016. DVD UPC 635665936618. $24.99; public performance $349; digital license $499. Music Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Story. color & b/w. 83 min. NC Heikin, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2017. DVD UPC 738329212117. $29.95. Closed-captioned. MUSIC **An Art That Nature Makes: The Work of Photographer Rosamond Purcell. 74 min. Molly Bernstein, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2017. DVD UPC 738329214067. $29.95. Closed-captioned. PHOTOG Roller Derby Till I Die. 2 discs. 286 min. Carlos Saiani, dist. by Dreamscape Horizon, www.dreamscapeab.com. 2017. DVD UPC 852435007129. $29.99; public performance $199.99. Closed-captioned. SPORTS SOCIAL SCIENCES Disturbing the Peace. 86 min. In English, Arabic, & Hebrew w/English subtitles. Stephen Apkon & Andrew Young, dist. by Bullfrog Films, www.bullfrogfilms.com. 2016. DVD ISBN 9781941545669. $350 (Rental: $95). Public performance; SDH subtitles. home version. Virgil Films. 2017. DVD UPC 829567124826. $19.99. INT AFFAIRS Out Run. 75/57 min. S. Leo Chiang & Johnny Symons, dist. by New Day Films, www.orders@newday.com. 2016. DVD ISBN 9781574484267. $95; acad. libs. $325. Public performance; closed-captioned. INT AFFAIRS/POL SCI SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Indian Point. 94+ min. Ivy Meeropol, dist. by First Run Features, www.firstrunfeatures.com. 2016. DVD UPC 720229917124. $24.95. ENVIRONMENT The Business of Being Born/More Business of Being Born. 2 discs. 366+ min. Abby Epstein, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2017. DVD UPC 738329212018. $29.95. SDH subtitles. HEALTH


Heli. 105+ min. In Spanish w/English subtitles. Amat Escalante, dist. by Strand Releasing. Jul. 2017. DVD UPC 712267370825. $24.99; Blu-ray UPC 712267370832. $29.99. DRAMA L’Argent. 84+ min. Robert Bresson, dist. by Criterion Collection. Jul. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681433325. $29.95; Blu-ray ISBN 9781681433318. $39.95. DRAMA The Lost City of Z. NA min. James Gray, dist. by Broad Green Pictures. Jul. 2017. DVD UPC 191329023266. $26.99; Blu-ray UPC 191329023242. $34.99; DVD/Blu-ray combo UPC 191329028711. $38.99. Rated: PG-13. ACTION DRAMA Lost in America. 91+ min. Albert Brooks, dist. by Criterion Collection. Jul. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681433349. $29.95; Blu-ray ISBN 9781681433332. $39.95. SATIRE A Quiet Passion. 125+ min. Terence Davies, dist. by Music Box Films. Jul. 2017. DVD UPC 751778950881. $29.95; Blu-ray UPC 751778950898. $34.95. Rated: PG-13. DRAMA/BIOPIC Roberto Rossellini’s War Trilogy. 3 discs. b/w. 300+ min. In Italian w/English subtitles. Roberto Rossellini, dist. by Criterion Collection. 1945–48. Jul. 2017. Blu-ray ISBN 9781681433370. $99.95. Includes: Rome Open City; Paisan; Germany Year Zero. DRAMA Song to Song. 145+ min. Terrence Malick, dist. by Broad Green Pictures. Jul. 2017. DVD UPC 191329013427. $26.99; Blu-ray UPC 191329013403. $29.99. Rated: R. ROMANCE/DRAMA The Zodiac Killer. 2 discs. 86+ min. Tom Hanson, dist. by MVDvisual. Jul. 2017. Blu-ray UPC 760137994787. $34.95. HORROR

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