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The world’s most entertaining and useless self-help guide, from the brilliant mind behind the wildly popular webcomic xkcd and the #1 New York Times bestsellers What If? and Thing Explainer For any task you might want to do, there’s a right way, a wrong way, and a way so monumentally complex, excessive, and inadvisable that no one would ever try […]

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Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the August 2019 LibraryReads Top Ten List! Click to Prepare for Your August Readers’ Advisory. The Perfect Wife: A Novel by JP Delaney (HALL OF FAME) “Abbie wakes up with no memory of how she ended up in the hospital. Her tech wizard husband tells her that […]

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When a group of outcasts with extraordinary abilities comes out of hiding, their clash with a violent society will spark a revolution—or an apocalypse. Avi Hirsch has always known his daughter was different. But when others with incredible, otherworldly gifts reveal themselves to the world, Avi realizes that her oddness is something more—that she is something more. […]

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Click to request eGalleys of our favorite September titles, and if you love the books, please consider nominating them for LibraryReads! Remember, voting for the September list ends on August 1st. Click to Request eGalleys of These and More September Titles. The Secrets We Kept by Lara Prescott A thrilling tale of secretaries turned spies, of love and duty, and of sacrifice—inspired […]

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The New York Times bestselling author of The Tiger’s Wife returns with “a bracingly epic and imaginatively mythic journey across the American West in 1893, in which the lives of a former outlaw and a frontierswoman collide and intertwine” (Entertainment Weekly)   In the lawless, drought-ridden lands of the Arizona Territory in 1893, two extraordinary lives collide. Nora is an unflinching […]

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Elizabeth Gilbert, bestselling author of Eat, Pray, Love and The Signature of All Things, says thank you to librarians for their support for her new novel and a June LibraryReads pick CITY OF GIRLS, a delicious novel of glamour, sex, and adventure, about a young woman discovering that you don’t have to be a good girl to be a good […]

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Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the July 2019 LibraryReads Top Ten List! Click to Prepare for Your July Readers’ Advisory. The Chelsea Girls: A Novel (HALL OF FAME) by Fiona Davis “Amid the paranoia of the Red Scare, two women forge an indelible friendship. Davis’ latest historical fiction […]