How will you celebrate Jane Austen Day?! The Jane Austen Centre of Bath, England has declared December 16th Jane Austen Day. Austen, the beloved novelist, was born on this day in 1775. (photo credit: me, Erica, pulled from my archive of study abroad photos!) Help your patrons expand their Austen TBR pile with the readers advisory […]
Life From Scratch: A Memoir of Food, Family, and Forgiveness By Sasha Martin Witty, warm, and poignant, food blogger Sasha Martin’s memoir about cooking her way to happiness and self-acceptance will resonate with fans of Julie and Julia and Tender at the Bone. This was truly one of my favorite books of the year, I […]
In celebration of our favorite and most lauded Science Fiction titles of 2014, we are giving away a limited number of signed copies of THE MARTIAN! Enter to Win One Free Signed Copy! We’ve also compiled a preview collection of our Spring 2015 Science Fiction Titles! What will you read next?
February brings flowers, chocolates, candy hearts . . . and five books we are head over heels for. We hope you find one that strikes a chord with you as well! Click to request eGalleys of these titles, and start reading now! The Marauders: A Novel When the BP oil spill devastates the Gulf coast, […]
GET OUT THE TISSUES… Today we are talking about books that make us cry. I don’t mean the watery eyes, tearing up kind of cry, I mean the kind of cry where you are actually having trouble seeing the pages of the book. Also, I am talking about my very favorite kind of book. This […]
November 1 is the deadline to vote for the December LibraryReads List! Remember, you can nominate early & nominate often for all your favorite reads. Here are our favorite December titles we’ve been excited to share with you! Vatican Waltz, the new novel from the award-winning author of Golfing with God and Revere Beach Boulevard, is […]
We have some new staff picks to share with you. Please enjoy our selections. JEN’S STAFF PICK: Chris Bohjalian The Sandcastle Girls: A Novel Bohjalian relies on his Armenian heritage to deliver a book that is tailor-made for book groups. The story goes back and forth in time between a modern day novelist exploring her […]
We’re excited that tomorrow Midwinter begins! Oh the fun, oh the joy! We wanted to give you a heads up on the personally selected Staff Pick books we’re bringing to Midwinter. If you’re at the conference we invite you to swing by and chat with us more about our selections. We’re in Booth #1728. Here we go… JEN’S […]