9780451496324-1
From the AuthorHolds AlertWhat We're Reading

From the New York Times bestselling author of She’s Not There, a new novel about a woman whose family and identity are threatened by the secrets of her past. Watch Jennifer Finney Boylan’s presentation from our Open Book Event below. Long Black Veil is the story of Judith Carrigan, whose past is dredged up when […]

9781401265410-1
From the AuthorHolds AlertWhat We're Reading

The antihero who made his debut in THE SANDMAN and starred in his own hit series continues his comeback in the second volume of this new series by bestselling writer Holly Black (The Spiderwick Chronicles)! Watch Black’s presentation from our Open Book Event below. God is dead—and Gabriel has accused Lucifer of His murder. Lucifer […]

9780399563089-1
From the AuthorHolds AlertWhat We're Reading

An extraordinary, propulsive novel based on the true story of a family of Polish Jews who scatter at the start of the Second World War, determined to survive, and to reunite. Watch Georgia Hunter’s presentation from our Open Book Event below. It is the spring of 1939, and three generations of the Kurc family are […]

9780385353540
From the AuthorHolds AlertWhat We're Reading

On December 1st we hosted our second Open Book Event, a tristate program of book buzzes, panels, and author presentations. We had six incredible authors including Will Schwalbe, Hannah Tinti, Holly Black, J. Courtney Sullivan, Georgia Hunter, and Jennifer Finney Boylan. Today, we’re highlighting Will Schwalbe’s presentation about his next book, Books for Living. From the author […]

elan-mastai
From the AuthorHolds AlertWhat We're Reading

Join us and EarlyWord for a chat with debut author Elan Mastai on 1/11 at 4pm ET! There’s no such thing as the life you’re “supposed” to have… You know the future that people in the 1950s imagined we’d have? Well, it happened. In Tom Barren’s 2016, humanity thrives in a techno-utopian paradise of flying cars, […]

9781400068326-1
From the AuthorHolds AlertWhat We're Reading

In this episode of Book Club Appetizer, Read It Forward‘s Book Club-focused podcast, Curtis Sittenfeld, the author of Prep discusses her modern-day send-up of Pride and Prejudice. Wonderfully tender and hilariously funny, Eligible tackles gender, class, courtship, and family as Sittenfeld reaffirms herself as one of the most dazzling authors writing today. In this New York […]

9781101985137
From the AuthorHolds AlertWhat We're Reading

“A thrilling tale of time travel and alternate timelines with a refreshingly optimistic view of humanity’s future.” —Andy Weir, New York Times bestselling author of The Martian  You know the future that people in the 1950s imagined we’d have? Well, it happened. In Tom Barren’s 2016, humanity thrives in a techno-utopian paradise of flying cars, moving sidewalks, […]