Click to Read an Excerpt on First Look. Listen to a Clip from the Audiobook. View or Download the Book Club Kit. Javier Zamora’s adventure is a three-thousand-mile journey from his small town in El Salvador, through Guatemala and Mexico, and across the U.S. border. He will leave behind his beloved aunt and grandparents to reunite with a mother who left four […]


Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to the books selected for the October 2022 LibraryReads Top Ten List. Click to Request eGalleys to Prepare for Your October Readers’ Advisory. Click to Learn About the Audio Editions. TOP PICK: Mad Honey: A Novel by Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Finney Boylan A soul-stirring novel about […]

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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 Age of Vice by Deepti Kapoor “Kapoor’s frenetic and colorful novel highlights the new global pecking order, one forged by capitalism, in which the rich always win.”— Booklist, […]

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Join Penguin Random House Library Marketing at the 2022 Urban Librarians Conference: What’s Your Spark? on September 16th, from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM EST. Browse the sparkling titles below and view the Edelweiss collections for books that will delight, inspire, and drive you. Click here for more information. Urban Libraries Unite is a passionate […]