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With starred reviews from publications including Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly, and Library Journal—your patrons will want to read these much-anticipated books that reviewers are raving about. FICTION Afterlives by Abdulrazak Gurnah “Riveting. . . . Gurnah’s spare, unvarnished prose shines a harsh but honest light on the brutality of Africa’s colonial past. . . and […]

Awards

Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to the books selected for the June 2022 LibraryReads Top Ten List. Click to Request eGalleys to Prepare for Your June Readers’ Advisory. Click to Learn More About our LibraryReads picks on Audio. The Dead Romantics by Ashley Poston A disillusioned millennial ghostwriter who, quite literally, has […]

Reviews

With starred reviews from publications including Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly, and Library Journal—your patrons will want to read these much-anticipated books that reviewers are raving about. FICTION The Murder of Mr. Wickham by Claudia Gray “Gray provides plenty of backstory and enough depth to her characters that even those who mix up their Pride and […]

Reviews

With starred reviews from publications including Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly, and Library Journal—your patrons will want to read these much-anticipated books that reviewers are raving about. FICTION The Garden of Broken Things by Francesca Momplaisir “Superlative in her ability to portray the interior lives of mothers and their 24/7 litany of self-recrimination, Momplaisir also tackles […]