23 October 2011 3 Comments

Library Journal: MOZART’S LAST ARIA animates Mozart’s life and times

It’s always important to get good reviews in the main pre-publication journals in the US, to get booksellers interested and to arouse the interest of the literary press (such as it is, these days). I’ve already had a starred review in Kirkus Reviews and a terrific review in Publishers Weekly for my new book MOZART’S […]

19 January 2010 0 Comments

In new Palestinian crime novel NYC dangerous as West Bank

In the current Library Journal, my new Palestinian crime novel, THE FOURTH ASSASSIN (out Feb. 1) gets a good review that highlights the themes and implications beyond the resolution of the mystery. For those who don’t have a copy of the magazine (in which case you’ll have missed the award for Librarian of the Year […]

17 December 2006 0 Comments

Library Journal Interview

The latest issue of Library Journal features an interview with me by editor Wilda Williams:http://www.libraryjournal.com/article/CA6396364.html

2 November 2006 0 Comments

Library Journal Loves It

The first pre-publication review for The Collaborator of Bethlehem, the Omar Yussef Mystery to be published in the US on February 1 by Soho Press, is out. And Library Journal loves it! The influential magazine gave my book a “Starred Review.” Here it is, reprinted with permission: “In this outstanding debut, Rees, formerly the Jerusalem […]