“Whenever I listen to music, I do so without preconceptions, simply opening my ears to the more wonderful passages and physically taking them in. When those wonderful passages are there, I feel joy, and when some parts are not so wonderful, I listen with a touch of regret.” —Haruki Murakami, Absolutely on Music This month, we’re focusing […]
Click to request eGalleys of our favorite January titles, and if you love the books, please consider nominating them for LibraryReads! Remember, voting for the January list ends on November 20th. Click to Request eGalleys of These and More January Titles. Need to Know by Karen Cleveland In pursuit of a Russian sleeper cell on American soil, a CIA analyst […]
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Take an early look at debut fiction coming this Fall from Penguin Random House. From literary fiction to mysteries, the Penguin Random House Library Marketing Fall 2017 Debut Fiction Sampler is filled with fresh new voices that will appeal to all types of readers. Click to Read or Download Our Fall 2017 Digital Debut Sampler.
Celeste Ng, author of the hit debut novel, Everything I Never Told You joins Beaks & Geeks to talk about her new book and #1 LibraryReads pick, Little Fires Everywhere, a beautiful novel set in meticulously planned Shaker Heights, that traces the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the enigmatic mother and daughter who upend […]
Perennially popular pies get a fresh and indulgent twist by social media superstar and cook, food stylist, and photographer Linda Lomelino. Here, we’re showcasing the recipe for her delicious Citrus Meringue Pie that’s perfect for this time of year. Click to Get the Recipe for Lomelino’s Citrus Meringue Pie. Request an eGalley of Lomelino’s Pies on […]
An emotionally powerful novel about three people who each lose the one they love most, only to find second chances where they least expect them For the past six months, Arthur Moses’s days have looked the same: He tends to his rose garden and to Gordon, his cat, then rides the bus to the cemetery […]
Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the October 2017 LibraryReads Top Ten List! Click to Prepare for Your October Readers’ Advisory. Seven Days of Us: A Novel (#1) By Francesca Hornak “The Birch family will be spending the Christmas holiday in quarantine, thanks to eldest daughter Olivia’s recent […]