Author LetterFrom the Author

Dear Librarians, You’re the heroes of Mother Daughter Traitor Spy, my first stand-alone novel. Without you, it simply wouldn’t exist. Let me explain. First, I wouldn’t and couldn’t have written a single book without librarians and without libraries. My hometown library—and one librarian in particular—nurtured my love of books and reading. I remember her putting a copy […]


August Virtual Events Wrap-Up Watch the Latest Installment of Our AAPI Communities in Conversation Series Join author James Yang (A Boy Names Isamu) & librarian Karen Wang for the next episode of AAPI Communities in Conversation! Watch Here. View the Full Lineup of Our AAPI Communities in Conversation Here. View Previous Episodes on Our YouTube Channel Here. […]

What We're Reading

Request eGalleys of some of our favorite November titles, and if you love the books, please consider nominating them for LibraryReads! Remember, voting for the November list ends on 10/1. Click to Request eGalleys of These November Titles and More. Click to Learn More About the Audio Editions. The Magic Kingdom: A Novel by Russell […]


Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to the books selected for the September 2022 LibraryReads Top Ten List. Click to Request eGalleys to Prepare for Your September Readers’ Advisory. Click to Learn About the LibraryReads Picks on Audio. TOP PICK: The Marriage Portrait: A Novel by Maggie O’Farrell The author of Hamnet—New York Times best […]