Are your patrons anxious for their favorite shows to hit the airwaves? Or, have they already binge-watched the new season and still can’t get enough? We’ve got you covered with these readalike titles for Fall’s biggest television programs. For fans of Sherlock: Bryant & May: Wild Chamber by Christopher Fowler The wickedly funny crime-solving duo, octogenarian detectives […]
In honor of National Friends of Libraries Week, we wanted to feature the new novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author Jojo Moyes, in which her iconic heroine of Me Before You and After You, Louisa Clark, moves to New York City, hobnobs with the city’s elite, and becomes a friend of her local library. “‘You gotta have […]
Francesca Hornak thanks librarians for making her novel Seven Days of Us, a #1 LibraryReads pick! Hornak’s debut is a warm, wry, sharply observed debut novel about what happens when a family is forced to spend a week together in quarantine over the holidays. It’s Christmas, and for the first time in years the entire Birch family will be […]
We’re sharing our top picks for Spring 2018 during Booklist’s webinar on Friday, 11/3 at 1pm CT! Find out what new books made our TBR piles, and get our predictions for upcoming sleeper hits and blockbuster bestsellers. Live attendees will be entered for a chance to win one of fifty “Borrow.Read.Repeat.” tote bags filled with ARCs! […]
Based on the novel of the same name by Jo Nesbø, The Snowman follows Inspector Harry Hole as he’s tested to the very limits of his sanity by a killer with a strange signature: a snowman. The film stars Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Val Kilmer, and J. K. Simmons, and hits theaters on October 20th. One night, after the […]
In celebration of the publication of Chasing Light: Michelle Obama through the Lens of a White House Photographer, Amanda Lucidon, the official White House photographer (2012 – 2016), will be visiting libraries and schools across the country to speak about her work and the importance of arts education. A traveling exhibition of photographs from the […]
Take the leap to the printed page with these T.V. tie-in reads! Read the books that inspired—or were inspired by—some of Fall’s most talked-about shows, from The Alienist to Stranger Things. Click for More Fall T.V. Tie-Ins.
A dazzling family love story reminiscent of Everything I Never Told You from a novelist heralded by Lorrie Moore as a “great new talent.” If you knew the date of your death, how would you live your life? It’s 1969 in New York City’s Lower East Side, and word has spread of the arrival of a mystical […]