LJ Media Reviews: November 1, 2016

Ephron’s dazzling story reaches from London to Sicily; a great listen for Kennedy fans; this astounding menagerie of restored giallo captures much of the breadth and depth of the style; Wellman’s Ox-Bow Incident presents a morality tale in the guise
Below is a list of Audiobook and Video titles to be reviewed in the November 1, 2016, 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.


FICTION siracusa-jpg101416Aubray, Camille. Cooking for Picasso. 11 CDs. 13:30 hrs. Books on Tape. Aug. 2016. ISBN 9780735286719. $40. digital download. F **Ephron, Delia. Siracusa. 6 CDs. 7:30 hrs. Books on Tape. Jul. 2016. ISBN 9781524750367. $40. digital download. F Hemmings, Kaui Hart. How To Party with an Infant. 6 CDs. 7:14 hrs. S. & S. Audio. Aug. 2016. ISBN 9781508217800. $17.99. digital download. F McHugh, Laura. Arrowood. 8 CDs. 10:19 hrs. Books on Tape. Aug. 2016. ISBN 9780451482983. $40. digital download. F Oliva, Alexandra. The Last One. 10 CDs. 12:30 hrs. Books on Tape. Jul. 2016. ISBN 9780147522665. $45. digital download. F **Penny, Louise. A Great Reckoning. (Inspector Gamache, Bk. 12). 11 CDs. 13:30 hrs. Macmillan Audio. Aug. 2016. ISBN 9781427274403. $39.99. digital download. F Pittard, Hannah. Listen to Me. 4 CDs. 4:45 hrs. Dreamscape. Jul. 2016. ISBN 9781520015040. $30. 1 MP3-CD. F Rosoff, Meg. Jonathan Unleashed. 5 CDs. 6:30 hrs. Brilliance. Jul. 2016. ISBN 9781511393102. $69.97. 1 MP3-CD. F Thorpe, Rufi. Dear Fang, with Love. 8 CDs. 9 hrs. HighBridge. May 2016. ISBN 9781681680460. $34.99. digital download. F NONFICTION Crispin, Jessa. The Dead Ladies Project: Exiles, Expats, and Ex-Countries. 7 CDs. 8:26 hrs. Tantor. Apr. 2016. ISBN 9781515903994. $32.99. digital download. MEMOIR Dittrich, Luke. Patient H.M.: A Story of Memory, Madness, and Family Secrets. 12 CDs. 14:30 hrs. Books on Tape. Aug. 2016. ISBN 9780147523020. $45. digital download. MED Levitin, Daniel J. A Field Guide to Lies: Critical Thinking in the Information Age. 6 CDs. 7 hrs. Books on Tape. Sept. 2016. ISBN 9781524702540. $35. digital download. PSYCH shermanaudio-jpg101416**McDonough, James Lee. William Tecumseh Sherman: In the Service of My Country; A Life. 23 CDs. 28:30 hrs. Tantor. Jun. 2016. ISBN 9781515904687. $69.99. digital download. BIOG McHardy, Catriona & Cathy Plourde, eds. Making Out Like a Virgin: Sex, Desire, and Intimacy After Sexual Trauma. 5 CDs. 4:45 hrs. Portlyn Media. 2016. ISBN 9781944568030. $19.95. digital download. PSYCH NOFX & Jef Alulis. NOFX: The Hepatitis Bathtub and Other Stories. digital download. 12:30 hrs. Hachette Audio. Aug. 2016. ISBN 9781478917007. $21.95. MUSIC Schmitz, Rob. Street of Eternal Happiness: Big City Dreams Along a Shanghai Road. 10 CDs. 12:30 hrs. Tantor. Jul. 2016. ISBN 9781515907893. $39.99. digital download. SOC SCI Selby, Scott Andrew & Greg Campbell. Flawless: Inside the Largest Diamond Heist in History. 8 CDs. 10:13 hrs. Dreamscape. Jun. 2016. ISBN 9781520019864. $59.99. 1 MP3-CD. CRIME Williams, Terry Tempest. The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America’s National Parks. 9 CDs. 11 hrs. Tantor. Jun. 2016. ISBN 9781515904212. $42.99. digital download. TRAV
KENNEDY CHRONICLES Kennedy, Robert F., Jr. Framed: Why Michael Skakel Spent Over a Decade in Prison for a Murder He Didn’t Commit. 11 CDs. 13:30 hrs. Tantor. Jul. 2016. ISBN 9781515910008. $34.99. CRIME Tye, Larry. Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon. 16 CDs. 20 hrs. Books on Tape. Jul. 2016. ISBN 9780735208087. $55. digital download. BIOG


FICTION The Brokenwood Mysteries: Series 2. 4 discs. 367+ min. Mike Smith & others, dist. by Acorn Media, www.acornonline.com. 2016. DVD UPC 054961247394. $59.99; 2-disc Blu-ray UPC 054961247493. $59.99. SDH subtitles. F/TV oxbowincident-jpg101416**The Ox-Bow Incident. 75+ min. Blu-ray UPC 738329206123. Yellow Sky. 96+ min. Blu-ray UPC 738329206130. ea. vol: b/w. William Wellman, dist. by Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2016. $29.99. F ARTS & HUMANITIES Frontline: The Fantasy Sports Gamble. 56 min. Frank Koughan, dist. by PBS, www.shoppbs.org. 2016. DVD ISBN 9781627896375. $24.99. SDH subtitles. HOBBIES Women Aren’t Funny. 79 min. Bonnie McFarlane, dist. by Passion River, www.passionriver.com. 2016. DVD UPC 013964695144. $59.95. HUMOR/WOMEN’S STUDIES As I Am: The Life and Time$ of DJ AM. 109+ min. Kevin Kerslake, dist. by Abramorama, www.abramorama.com. 2016. On demand: Amazon.com. $9.99. Closed-captioned. Rated: TV-MA. MUSIC David Holt’s State of Music. 60+ min. Deni McIntyre, dist. by PBS, www.shoppbs.org. 2016. DVD ISBN 9781627896412. $24.99. SDH subtitles. MUSIC George Crumb: Voice of the Whale. color & b/w. 54 min. Robert Mugge, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. DVD UPC 76013749998. $19.95. MUSIC The Nasty Terrible T-Kid 170: Julius Cavero. 49 min. Carly Starr & Brullo Niles, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. DVD UPC 760137844099. $24.95. MUSIC/HIP-HOP
GETTING TO KNOW GIALLO Blood and Black Lace. 89+ min. Mario Bava, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. Blu-ray UPC 760137720690. $39.95. perfumeofblacklady-jpg101416Death Walks Twice: Two Films by Luciano Ercoli. 208+ min. Luciano Ercoli, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. Blu-ray UPC 760137827597. $69.95. Killer Dames: Two Gothic Chillers by Emilio P. Miraglia. 202+ min. Emilio P. Miraglia, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. Blu-ray UPC 760137843498. $69.95. The Perfume of the Lady in Black. 104+ min. Francesco Barilli, dist. by Raro Video, www.rarovideousa.com. 2016. Blu-ray UPC 816018011002. $29.95. What Have You Done to Solange? 102+ min. Massimo Dallamano, dist. by MVDvisual, www.mvdb2b.com. 2016. Blu-ray UPC 760137802891. $39.95. F/HORROR
SOCIAL SCIENCES Sex, Lies and Tabloids! 52 min. Jean-Bapiste Péretié, dist. by Icarus Films, www.icarusfilms.com. 2016. DVD $390. Public performance; closed-captioned. COMM Killing Them Safely. 95+min. Nick Berardini, dist. by IFC Films, www.ifcfilms.com. 2016. DVD UPC 030306945194. $24.98. SDH subtitles. CRIMINOLOGY Requiem for the American Dream: Noam Chomsky and the Principles of Concentration of Wealth and Power. 73+ min. Peter Hutchison & others, dist. by Zeitgeist Films, www.zeitgeistfilms.com. 2016. DVD UPC 889290611338. $29.99; Blu-ray UPC 889290611314. $34.95; public performance $249; 2/3-yr. site license $349; in perpetuity $499. ECON **Paper Tigers. 102 min. James Redford, dist. by Tugg Edu, www.tugg.com. 2016. DVD $75; acad. libs. $350. Public performance; streaming available at edu@tugginc.com. ED **The Babushkas of Chernobyl. 52/72 min. Holly Morris & Anne Bogart, dist. by Video Project, www.videoproject.com. 2016. DVD $89; acad. libs. $250; w/DSL $350. Public performance; closed-captioned. INT AFFAIRS How To Dance in Ohio. 88+ min. Alexandra Shiva, dist. by Alive Mind c/o Kino Lorber, www.kinolorber.com. 2016. DVD UPC 738329206031. $29.95; public performance $149; acad. libs. $349; w/DSL $499; PPR/DSL $599. PSYCH SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY A River Between Us. 90 min. Jeff Martin, dist. by Green Planet Films, www.greenplanetfilms.org. 2016. DVD UPC 714497273747. $39; public performance acad. libs. $225; digital license from www.kanopy.com. SDH subtitles. ENVIRONMENT Making Rounds. 88 min. Muffie Meyer, dist. by First Run Features, www.firstrunfeatures.com. 2016. DVD UPC 720229916813. $24.95. MED Keiko: The Untold Story of the Star of Free Willy. 75 min. Theresa Demarest, dist. by Dreamscape Video, www.dreamscapeab.com. 2015. DVD UPC 857063005585. $24.99. NAT HIST


The Asphalt Jungle. 2 discs. b/w. 112+ min. John Huston, dist. by Criterion Collection. Dec. 2016. DVD ISBN 9781681432403. $29.95; 1-disc Blu-ray ISBN 9781681432397. $39.95. DRAMA The Exterminating Angel. b/w. 94+ min. In Spanish w/English subtitles. Luis Buñuel, dist. by Criterion Collection. Dec. 2016. Blu-ray ISBN 9781681432366. $39.95. COMEDY DRAMA Finders Keepers. 96+ min. Richard Lester, dist. by Kino Lorber. Dec. 2016. DVD UPC 738329207557. $19.95; Blu-ray UPC 738329207564. $29.95. Rated: R. COMEDY roddenberry-jpg101416Greater. 130+ min. David Hunt, dist. by Well Go USA. Dec. 2016. DVD UPC 812491018026. $24.98; Blu-ray UPC 812491018033. $29.98. DRAMA/SPORTS Land and Shade. 97+ min. In Spanish w/English subtitles. César Acevedo, dist. by Strand Releasing. Dec. 2016. DVD UPC 712267361922. $24.99. DRAMA Little Men. 85+ min. Ira Sachs, dist. by Magnolia Home Entertainment. Dec. 2016. DVD UPC 876964011044. $26.98. Rated: PG. DRAMA A Man Called Ove. 116+ min. In Swedish w/English subtitles. Hannes Holm, dist. by Music Box Films. Dec. 2016. DVD UPC 751778950775. $29.95; Blu-ray UPC 751778950782. $34.95. Rated: PG-13. COMEDY/DRAMA Star Trek: The Original Series; The Roddenberry Vault. 3 discs. 10+ hrs. dist. by Paramount Home Entertainment. Dec. 2016. Blu-ray UPC 032429253163. $79.99. SF/TV
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