Announcements

The American Library Association selected The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead as the winner of the 2017 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction, and Evicted by Matthew Desmond as the winner of the 2017 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction. In addition to these winners, Swing Time by Zadie Smith was shortlisted for the fiction award and The […]

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Congratulations to the finalists for the the 2017 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction! The winners are announced at the RUSA Book and Media Awards Ceremony, Sunday, January 22 at 5:00pm, at ALA Midwinter in Atlanta. We’re especially excited about the finalists below from Penguin Random House! FICTION Swing Time  by Zadie Smith […]

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We’re thrilled to share that OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and O, The Oprah Magazine announces the newest Oprah’s Book Club 2016 selection, The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday). The Underground Railroad is on-sale today, Tuesday, August 2, 2016, at bookstores, online retailers and wherever books are sold, as well as at public libraries across the country.  […]

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Click to request eGalleys of our favorite September titles, and if you love the reads, please consider nominating one (or more) for LibraryReads! Remember, voting for the September 2016 List ends on July 20th! A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles From the New York Times bestselling author of Rules of Civility―a transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend […]

BEA 2016 starts next week in Chicago and we have an incredible lineup of authors who will be there. Check out the list below. For those of you not attending BEA, please request eGalleys of these titles here. We hope to see you there! Jay McInerney, Bright, Precious Days Emma Cline, The Girls Justin Cronin, […]