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Sarah Jessica Parker, Honorary Chair of ALA’s Book Club Central and Editorial Director of SJP for Hogarth, shares what she thinks is the most important service of a library and much more for National Library Week! What was the first book you can remember checking out of the library?  I must be honest. We went to our […]

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“It’s a privilege to announce She Would Be King by Wayétu Moore as the new selection for Book Club Central. This novel dazzles with beauty and transcendent, transformative humanity. Through the stories of Gbessa, June Dey, and Norman Aragon, Wayétu Moore illuminates what it means to be of and from places that are both faraway and inescapably familiar. I treasured every moment […]

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At BookExpo 2018, we hosted our 27th annual breakfast for librarians at the Penguin Random House offices in New York. Elliot Ackerman (Waiting for Eden), Claire Adam (Golden Child), Christina Dalcher (Vox), Glory Edim (Well-Read Black Girl), and Deborah Harkness (Time’s Convert) spoke to a packed house of librarians about their upcoming books and shared their favorite library […]

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We are so excited to share the news about this limited-edition Sarah Jessica Parker Book Club Tote with library card inspired design, exclusively available at Out of Print for the holiday season! Help support local libraries! A portion of all proceeds will be donated to United for Libraries. Click Here to Get a Sarah Jessica Parker Book Club Tote.

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We are so excited to share that Book Club Central Honorary Chair Sarah Jessica Parker’s next pick is Ayobami Adebayo’s Stay with Me! Shortlisted for the prestigious Women’s Prize for Fiction and a New York Times Notable Book, this celebrated, unforgettable first novel set in Nigeria gives voice to both husband and wife as they tell the […]

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Donna Seaman, Booklist Adult Books Editor and co-chair of the SJP Picks selection committee, spoke with Mohsin Hamid recently about his book Exit West and its selection as the second SJP Pick. “I have watched Sarah Jessica Parker and admired her work for many years, as so many of us have. She existed in a fictional world. And now […]