Biblio File, NYPL Recommends: New & Noteworthy
Most-Anticipated Adult Books of 2018
We asked our adult specialists which books due out in 2018 they are most looking forward to reading, and here is what they said.
Cræft: An Inquiry Into the Origins and True Meaning of Traditional Crafts by Alexander Langlands (January)
"Combining deep history with scientific analyses and personal anecdotes, an archaeologist and medieval historian searches for the lost meaning of craft, taking us into the ancient world of traditional crafts where we will be connected with our human past, our sense of place and our extraordinary capacity to survive in the harshest of landscapes." - Publisher
Shroud of Eternity by Terry Goodkind (January)
"The formidable sorceress Nicci and her companions―the newly powerless Nathan and the youthful Bannon―set out on another quest after driving ruthless Norukai slavers out of Renda Bay. Their mission: restore Nathan’s magic and, for Nicci, save the world." - Publisher
The Nicci Chronicles
1. Death's Mistress
2. Shroud of Eternity
narcotic hibernation, aided and abetted by one of the worst psychiatrists in the annals of literature." - Publisher
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