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A historian of fascism offers a guide for surviving and resisting America’s turn towards authoritarianism. In his books Bloodlands and Black Earth, historian Timothy Snyder carefully dissected the events and values that enabled the rise of Hitler and Stalin and the execution of their catastrophic policies. With On Tyranny, Snyder draws from the darkest hours […]

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Enter for a chance to win one of twenty-five copies of George Orwell’s classic dystopian novel, Nineteen Eighty-Four from Everyman’s Library! Nineteen Eighty-Four revealed George Orwell as one of the twentieth century’s greatest mythmakers. While the totalitarian system that provoked him into writing it has since passed into oblivion, his harrowing cautionary tale of a […]

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Not since Good Grief has a book about a young widow been so poignant, funny, original, and utterly believable. A compelling debut novel about loss. Enter for your chance to win an ARC and watch a video from the author below! Lilian Girvan has been a single mother for three years—ever since her husband died […]

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Take our quiz to find out what title your book club should read next! From science fiction to psychological thrillers to literary fiction, these titles are sure to be a hit with your book groups. Take Our Book Club Quiz. We want to know what your book book club should read next! Share your results on Facebook […]

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Enter for your chance to win a signed copy of A Study in Scarlet Women! USA Today bestselling author Sherry Thomas turns the story of the renowned Sherlock Holmes upside down. With her inquisitive mind, Charlotte Holmes has never felt comfortable with the demureness expected of the fairer sex in upper class society.  But even […]

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This Banned Books Week, check out our quiz to find out which Banned Book you should read to celebrate. Share your results with us at @PRHLibrary! For more Banned Books Week fun, enter your information for a chance to win a customized Banned Books Box! Ten winners will each curate their own #BannedBooksBox, filled with 10 of their […]

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Enter for the chance to win a copy of Ali Smith’s latest book! To celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month and the release of Public Library and Other Stories by Ali Smith, the Reading Group Center and Penguin Random House Library Marketing are teaming up to giveaway 25 copies of Ali Smith’s ode to reading. Why are […]