Edan Lepucki, New York Times bestselling author of California, joins Beaks and Geeks to talk performance art, class in California, and which books she reads over and over again. Lepucki’s new novel, Woman No. 17, is a dark, sexy noir about the intensity of female relationships that lies behind the hedgerows of beautifully manicured Los Angeles. Click to Listen […]
Step inside the kitchens of these celebrity chefs and learn how to make their favorite meals. Click for More Cookbooks by Celebrity Chefs.
“What role do we have as human beings who perceive, make decisions, laugh, and cry, in this great fresco of the world as depicted by contemporary physics?,” asks the eminent Italian scientist Carlo Rovelli in Seven Brief Lessons on Physics, adding, “If the world is a swarm of ephemeral quanta of space and matter, a […]
Author Siobhan Fallon has written a rich and authentic debut novel, THE CONFUSION OF LANGUAGES, telling a heartbreaking story of the unpredictable path of friendship and the secrets kept in marriage, all set within the U.S. military community in Jordan during the rise of the Arab Spring in May 2011. Preceded by her award-winning short story collection, YOU KNOW WHEN […]
In a bold act of conscience, Republican Senator Jeff Flake takes his party to task for embracing nationalism, populism, xenophobia, and the anomalous Trump presidency. The book is an urgent call for a return to bedrock conservative principle and a cry to once again put country before party. There has already been significant media attention […]
From politics to dating to spirituality, celebrities tackle these topics and more in their upcoming books perfect for the pop culture fans at your library. Higher Is Waiting by Tyler Perry An inspirational memoir about persevering through hard times and choosing faith over fear—a spiritual guidebook for the modern generation from award-winning auteur, playwright, and bestselling […]
A collection of striking and intimate photographs of Michelle Obama—many never before seen—coupled with personal reflections and behind-the-scenes stories from Official White House Photographer Amanda Lucidon, presented in a deluxe format. Michelle Obama is one of the most admired First Ladies in history, known for her grace, spirit, and beauty, as well as for the […]
Click to request eGalleys of our favorite November titles, and if you love the books, please consider nominating one (or more) for LibraryReads! Remember, voting for the November list ends on September 20th. Click to Request eGalleys of These and More November Titles. Artemis by Andy Weir From the bestselling author of The Martian comes an irresistible new near-future thriller—a […]