About Elenita Chmilowski
Library Reads & the Association of American Publishers Welcome you to BookExpo America 2015!
Hear first hand what book publishers are excited about for the forthcoming season, and learn their behind the scenes secrets why! Thursday, May 28 1:45-3:15 pm. AAP Annual Librarians’ Book Buzz—Part I. Jacob K. Javits Center (Room 1E14) Hear the first … Continue reading
Rich and Fragrant Lebanese Cuisine
ROSE WATER & ORANGE BLOSSOMS Featured Cookbook The New York Times Food Section Written by Melissa Clark May 27 PRAISE: “A terrific and important book!” –Anthony Bourdain, host of No Reservations “Maureen’s love letter to Lebanese food and the story … Continue reading
THE TRIUMPH OF SEEDS: How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History
“Conservation biologist Hanson’s new book showcases an even more approachable style than his 2011 Feathers. Using a personalized viewpoint derived from his backyard lab and dissertation research in Costa Rica with the almendro tree, as well as visits with specialists … Continue reading
An Enlightening Culinary History
An expansive, illuminating history of one of our most vital yet unsung food animals, Lesser Beasts turns a spotlight on the humble creature that, perhaps more than any other, has been a mainstay of civilization since its very beginnings—whether we … Continue reading
PRAISE “A great read for anyone interested in Confucius, philosophy, or culture in East Asia.” —Library Journal “Part biography, part history, and part analysis of Chinese current affairs, this remarkable book… traces the lasting influence of Confucianism in China, despite … Continue reading
THE HAUNTING OF SUNSHINE GIRL – Profiled in People Magazine
Hi, If you missed it here is the fantaic profile that People Magazine did on Paige and the book called “The Haunting of Sunshine Girl‘s Paige McKenzie Shares the Top 5 Things That Spook Her” Here’s the link: http://www.people.com/article/haunting-of-sunshine-girl-paige-mckenzie-youtube-scary-things?xid=socialflow_twitter_peoplemaghttp:// Sunshine … Continue reading
Creatures of a Day
Creatures of a Day: And Other Tales of Psychotherapy by Irvin D. Yalom Yalom’s masterful storytelling, Creatures of a Day shows that the process of psychotherapy can create some of the most engrossing human dramas imaginable. Heartfelt, inspiring, and endlessly … Continue reading
THE END OF POWER by Moisés Naím Named by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg as the inaugural title in the “A Year of Books” Challenge!
THE END OF POWER by Moisés Naím Named by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg as the inaugural title in the “A Year of Books” Challenge! “I’ve found reading books very intellectually fulfilling. Books allow you to fully explore a topic and … Continue reading
Warm wishes for a happy and healthy 2015! All best, Elenita, Susan, Hannah & Heather
Running Press Kids- Reviews, Nominations and so much more….
An epic finale to the The Princess in the Opal Mask by Jenny Lundquist, two-book series. Once again, Lundquist presents an addicting story that is filled with even more palace intrigue, heightened conspiracy, and romantic drama Reviews-“[Lundquist’s] characters are distinct and … Continue reading