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Beloved author Brunonia Barry returns to the world of The Lace Reader with this spellbinding new thriller, a complex brew of suspense, seduction and murder. Below, click to read Barry’s letter to librarians and to watch her speak at our BEA Breakfast! When a teenage boy dies suspiciously on Halloween night, Salem’s chief of police, John […]

BEA 2016 starts next week in Chicago and we have an incredible lineup of authors who will be there. Check out the list below. For those of you not attending BEA, please request eGalleys of these titles here. We hope to see you there! Jay McInerney, Bright, Precious Days Emma Cline, The Girls Justin Cronin, […]

KITCHENS OF THE GREAT MIDWEST, the story of a young woman with a once-in-a-generation palate who becomes the iconic chef behind the country’s most coveted dinner reservation, is a hotly-anticipated summer debut. Author J. Ryan Stradal spoke about his love for the Midwest, libraries, and food, and kept everyone laughing. #GoneReading Request an eGalley on […]

Anthony Marra, the New York Times bestselling author of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena, spoke about his upcoming dazzling and poignant short story collection, THE TSAR OF LOVE AND TECHNO, and his history with libraries, including a hilarious anecdote about his father giving him “The Talk” with the help of an audiobook. #GoneReading Request an […]

We’ve wrapped up another successful Book Expo America here in New York. Once again, we hosted the Penguin Random House/Library Journal Librarians’ Breakfast to kick off the conference. Over 150 librarians joined us bright and early in the morning to hear remarks from five fascinating authors. For those of you who didn’t attend, we’ll be […]