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Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the July 2021 LibraryReads Top Ten List. Click to Request eGalleys to Prepare for Your July Readers’ Advisory. Click to Learn More About our LibraryReads picks on Audio. The Sinful Lives of Trophy Wives: A Novel by Kristin Miller Meet […]

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4 Color Books Ten Speed Press, an imprint of Random House, has announced the launch of a new publishing imprint with NAACP Image and James Beard award-winning author, educator, chef, and activist Bryant Terry. The new imprint, called 4 Color Books, will collaborate with the most forward-thinking and groundbreaking BIPOC chefs, writers, artists, activists, and innovators to craft […]

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Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the June 2021 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 Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray The remarkable, […]

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On November 17th the American Library Association (ALA) announced the six books shortlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction, awarded for the previous year’s best books written for adult readers and published in the United States. The titles shortlisted for fiction are A Burning by Megha Majumdar (Knopf), Deacon King […]

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Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the November 2020 LibraryReads Top Ten List, including the #1 Pick, Miss Benson’s Beetle by Rachel Joyce and Hall of Fame pick Archangel’s Sun by Nalini Singh! Click to Request eGalleys to Prepare for Your November Readers’ Advisory. Click to […]

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Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the October 2020 LibraryReads Top Ten List, including the Hall of Fame picks Crazy Stupid Bromance by Lyssa Kay Adams,  Love Your Life: A Novel by Sophie Kinsella, and The Searcher: A Novel by Tana French! Click to Request eGalleys to Prepare […]

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Want to Get Your Patrons Excited About Reading More in 2020? Join our #Read20in20 Reading Challenge! Year after year, one of the top New Year’s Resolutions is to read more. This year, let us help you usher in a new decade of reading and help your patrons reach their reading goals. The Borrow.Read.Repeat. #Read20in20 Reading […]

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The Craig County Public Library, New Castle, Virginia, has been named the 2019 winner of the ALA’s first Penguin Random House Award for Innovation Through Adversity Award. The award, supported by the Penguin Random House Foundation, recognizes U.S. libraries and staff who overcome adversity and create lasting innovative community service programs that successfully inspire and connect with new readers.   […]