In 2015, Russian hackers tunneled deep into the computer systems of the Democratic National Committee, and the subsequent leaks of the emails they stole may have changed the course of American democracy. But to see the DNC hacks as Trump-centric is to miss the bigger, more important story: Within that same year, the Russians not […]
At BookExpo 2018, we hosted our 27th annual breakfast for librarians at the Penguin Random House offices in New York. Elliot Ackerman (Waiting for Eden), Claire Adam (Golden Child), Christina Dalcher (Vox), Glory Edim (Well-Read Black Girl), and Deborah Harkness (Time’s Convert) spoke to a packed house of librarians about their upcoming books and shared their favorite library […]
In a city that runs on industrialized magic, a secret war will be fought to overwrite reality itself–the first in a dazzling new fantasy series from City of Stairs author Robert Jackson Bennett. Sancia Grado is a thief, and a damn good one. And her latest target, a heavily guarded warehouse on Tevanne’s docks, is nothing her unique […]
Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the July 2018 LibraryReads Top Ten List! Click to Prepare for Your July Readers’ Advisory. Spinning Silver (#1) by Naomi Novik “A wonderful reimagining of the Rumpelstiltskin story. A tale of love, family, magic, and destiny, told from the perspective of three strong female […]
Ten lucky librarians will win a free ticket to see Dessa performing at One Eyed Jacks in New Orleans on Thursday, June 21! All entrants will received a free finished copy of her forthcoming memoir, My Own Devices. Click to Enter for a Chance to Win a Ticket to See Dessa in Concert!
Click to request eGalleys of our favorite September titles, and if you love the books, please consider nominating them for LibraryReads! Remember, voting for the September list ends on July 20th. Click to Request eGalleys of These September Titles. Lake Success by Gary Shteyngart The bestselling author of Super Sad True Love Story returns with a biting, brilliant, emotionally resonant […]
“A lush debut; Owens delivers her mystery wrapped in gorgeous, lyrical prose.” –Alexandra Fuller, author of Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight How long can you protect your heart? For years, rumors of the “Marsh Girl” have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase […]
This summer, quench your literary thirst and give a sweet treat to your library at the same time. Enter your library for a chance to win one of three Del’s Lemonade prize packs to host a refreshing party for your community. (Winners will also receive a beach-ready tote filled with summer reads for themselves!) Enter […]