From the bestselling author of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet comes a powerful novel, inspired by a true story, about a boy whose life is transformed at Seattle’s epic 1909 World’s Fair. “An evocative, heartfelt, beautifully crafted story that shines a light on a fascinating, tragic bit of forgotten history.”—Kristin Hannah, author of The Nightingale […]
Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the September 2017 LibraryReads Top Ten List! Click to Prepare for Your September Readers’ Advisory. Little Fires Everywhere (#1) By Celeste Ng “Little Fires Everywhere delves into family relationships and what parenthood, either biological or by adoption, means. We follow the members of […]
Join us for galley giveaways, book buzzes, and author events at ALA Annual 2017! For those of you unable to attend, follow along with us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram! ______________________________ THE INSIDE SCOOP BOOK BUZZ Get ARCs, Tote Bags, and the inside scoop on books sure to drive your holds lists. Mimosas and snacks will be served! Sunday, June 25 • […]
Click to request eGalleys of our favorite September titles, and if you love the books, please consider nominating one (or more) for LibraryReads! Remember, voting for the September list ends on July 20th. Click to Request eGalleys of These September Titles. Love and Other Consolation Prizes: A Novel by Jamie Ford A powerful novel about an orphan boy […]
Join Goodreads on Monday, August 26th at 2pm ET/11am PT for a live video chat with bestselling author Jamie Ford. He’ll be talking about his latest book, Songs of Willow Frost, as well as his previous work, and his life as a writer. Click to RSVP for the Chat.
We’re thrilled to have three titles on the inaugural LibraryReads list—Night Film, Songs of Willow Frost, and Five Days at Memorial! These titles are among the 10 books chosen by librarians across the nation as their favorite books publishing in September. For info on how to promote these books at your library, along with the […]
What books will you be championing this Fall? Here are a few of our favorites. SONGS OF WILLOW FROST: A NOVEL by JAMIE FORD “Ford is a first-rate novelist whose bestselling debut, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, was a joy to read. With his new book, he takes a great leap forward […]
The New York Times bestselling author of the beloved Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, returns with a much-anticipated second novel. Set against the backdrop of Depression-era Seattle, Songs of Willow Frost is a powerful tale of a boy with dreams for his future and a woman escaping her haunted past. Twelve-year-old William […]