John Wiley & Sons Ltd. (West Sussex, England) released Shot Peening, a book edited by Lothar Wagner of TU Clausthal in Germany, which includes proceedings of the International Conference on Shot Peening. The conference covered all aspects of the science, technology and application of shot peening and was intended to attract users, manufacturers and scientists working in the field of materials treatment by shot peening. Emphasis of the conference and proceedings was put on the current state of knowledge and research. The book has 584 pages and costs US$210. For more information, visit