To Err is Divine: THE BOOK OF MISTAKES by Corinna Luyken

Lynn: “It started with one mistake.”

For many kids, a mistake means crumpling a piece of paper and starting over, but in The Book of Mistakes (2017), Corinna Luyken’s debut picture book about the creative process, a mistake leads to something truly brilliant. From an ink blot on the front endpaper to a splotch on the title page, Luyken hints that mistakes can lead to something good.

Reviews of the Week: with Martin Walker, Riley Sager, Olivia Levez, and Haruki Murakami

Every weekday, we feature a different review on Booklist Online that highlights starred reviews, high-demand titles, and / or titles especially relevant to our current issue’s spotlight. We’ve collected the reviews from May 30 through June 2 so that you can revisit the week’s best books.

 

May 30

Reviews of the Week: with Jo Nesbo, Scott Turow, Caroline Carlson, and More!

Every weekday, we feature a different review on Booklist Online that highlights starred reviews, high-demand titles, and/or titles especially relevant to our current issue’s spotlight. We’ve collected the reviews from May 8 through 12—all crime fiction titles in honor of Mystery Month— so that you can revisit the week’s best books.

 

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