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Dip into excerpts of the hottest books of the season—from romance to thrillers, memoirs to fantasy—with our Summer 2020 Reading Sampler. Our excerpt sampler also includes a Summer Sips & Snacks section so you can discover the perfect recipes to pair with your summer reading. From Grilled Corn Guacamole to a Sherry Colada there is […]

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Click to request eGalleys of our favorite September titles, and if you love the books, please consider nominating them for LibraryReads! Remember, voting for the September list ends on 8/1. Click to Request eGalleys of These September Titles and More. A Deadly Education by Naomi Novik From the New York Times bestselling author of Uprooted and Spinning Silver comes the story of an unwilling dark […]

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The new thriller from E. G. Scott follows a woman looking for answers after her boyfriend goes missing and a corpse appears that implicates her in the murder of a woman she never met. Charlotte, a midthirties Long Island woman, has felt so alone since her promising career in neuroscience imploded. But she has an […]

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From the bestselling author of Skinny Dip and Razor Girl, a hilarious new novel of social and political intrigue, set against the glittering backdrop of Florida’s gold coast. It’s the height of the Palm Beach charity ball season: for every disease or cause, there’s a reason for the local luminaries to eat (minimally), drink (maximally), and be […]

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“A gorgeous, Technicolor take on America in the middle of the twentieth century.”—Colson Whitehead, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Nickel Boys From the award-winning, bestselling author of Chang & Eng and Half a Life, a new novel about Lucille Ball, a thrilling love story starring Hollywood’s first true media mogul. This indelible romance begins with a daring conceit—that the author’s grandfather may have […]

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Black Lives Matter. Black Voices Matter. Black Stories Matter. From fiction to nonfiction, poetry to cookbooks, adult to young adult, these books by Black authors are must-reads that are sure to drive the holds lists at your library. Looking for more reading suggestions? Click for Essential Reading and Resources and a Juneteenth Reading List. Celebrate […]

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Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the July 2020 LibraryReads Top Ten List, including the Top Pick Peace Talks by Jim Butcher! Click to Prepare for Your July Readers’ Advisory. LibraryReads make great listens! Recommend July’s LibraryReads via your Digital Audiobook Collection. Malorie by Josh Malerman (HALL OF FAME) “It’s […]

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From literary fiction to thrillers to memoirs to historical fiction, our Book Club Brochure Vol. 20 has the perfect titles for your book club. Get inspired to make the most of your gatherings! Click to Download Our Book Club Brochure Vol. 20. Click to View All of Our Book Club Brochures. Click for a Collection of Book Club Kits. […]