On the Fall Kick-off epsiode of PBS’s the Great American Read, George R. R. Martin discussed the impact that The Great Gatsby, a finalist on the list of 100 books that Americans are voting on, made on his life. Watch below! Click to Learn More about the Great American Read.
The author of The Wedding Date serves up a novel about what happens when a public proposal doesn’t turn into a happy ending, thanks to a woman who knows exactly how to make one on her own. Here, Jasmine Guillory shares her experience with libraries and librarians. Watch below! When someone asks you to spend your life […]
In the days leading up to her wedding to Darcy O’Mara, Lady Georgiana Rannoch takes on the responsibilities of a grand estate, but proving she can run a household just may be the death of her. Four Funerals and Maybe a Wedding, an August LibraryReads pick, is the first novel in the new Royal Spyness Mystery from […]
Debut author Emma Rous talks about her love of the libraries in Cambridge where she attended university. Emma’s novel The Au Pair is available January 8th, 2019. Learn more about the novel below! A grand estate, terrible secrets, and a young woman who bears witness to it all. If V. C. Andrews and Kate Morton […]
New York Times bestselling author Kristan Higgins is beloved for her heartfelt novels filled with humor and wisdom. Now, in her newest novel, Good Luck with That, she tackles an issue every woman deals with: body image and self-acceptance. In the video below, Higgins tells us how she can be herself in libraries and how that […]
On the day the government decrees that women are no longer allowed more than 100 words daily, Dr. Jean McClellan is in denial–this can’t happen here. Not in America. Not to her. But this is just the beginning. Set in an America where half the population has been silenced, Vox is debut author Christina Dalcher’s harrowing, […]
Jonathan Miles, author of Anatomy of a Miracle, Sarah Jessica Parker’s newest pick for Book Club Central, talks to Donna Seaman, Adult Books Editor at Booklist, about humor, journalism, and more! Click for More Information About SJP’s Pick.
Set in the 1970s in a run-down, rainy industrial town, Jo Nesbo’s Macbeth centers around a police force struggling to shed an incessant drug problem. Duncan, chief of police, is idealistic and visionary, a dream to the townspeople but a nightmare for criminals. The drug trade is ruled by two drug lords, one of whom—a master of […]