These books are a great reminder of the age-old sentiment that you can pick your friends, but you can’t pick your family. Click for More Books with Family Drama.
In the Other Worlds episode that aired on 10/16, Great American Read explored how America’s favorite novels about other worlds reflect our own world. Many novels on America’s list of 100 favorites take us to other worlds. From fantasy to science fiction, historical fiction to stories of spiritual realms, what do these books tell us about our own […]
An unforgettable and sweeping family saga from Markus Zusak, the storyteller who gave us the extraordinary bestseller The Book Thief, Bridge of Clay is Zusak’s highly anticipated new novel that tells the breathtaking story of five brothers who bring each other up in a world run by their own rules. Find out how you can see Zusak in person, discussing […]
“An outstanding deep dive into a fascinating person and time. For fans of The Crown, the riveting story of a headstrong American girl captivated by a dashing British aristocrat. I’m blown away.” —Fiona Davis, national bestselling author of The Masterpiece A captivating novel following the exploits of Kathleen “Kick” Kennedy, the forgotten and rebellious daughter of one […]
We’re thrilled to share our Enter the Fandom Excerpt Sampler, filled with graphic novels, sci-fi, and fantasy for every fanboy and fangirl! Get a sneak peek of the hottest upcoming graphic novels, fantasy, and science fiction titles including: Foundryside by Robert Jackson Bennett Kill the Farm Boy: The Tales of Pell by Kevin Hearne and Delilah […]
In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week (May 7 to May 11), Concordia University has created the Million Apple Challenge to say thanks by dedicating one million apples to teachers across the country on social media. Here’s how it works: Post a picture of an apple or post a video dedicating an apple to a teacher. In […]
Though it may not feel like it, the Spring season has officially arrived. Spring. To celebrate the change in season, we’re featuring titles for the patrons at your library who are fascinated by the wonders of the natural world. Click for More Books Explore Natural Phenomena.
The NYC Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and New York Magazine have announced the return of “One Book, One New York,” the exciting city-wide initiative that brings book-loving New Yorkers together to read the same book at the same time. Just like last year, they’re giving New Yorkers the choice to pick which book […]