Librarians and Spies: A Letter from Tracy Walder

Tracy Walder went straight from her college sorority to to the CIA, where she hunted terrorists and WMDs. In her memoir, THE UNEXPECTED SPY: From the CIA to the FBI, My Secret Life Taking Down Some of the World’s Most Notorious Terrorists, she tells the story of her life in the CIA and, later, the […]

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Fall 2020 Catalogs Now Available Online!

Hey, Librarians! Macmillan’s Fall 2020 catalogs are now available on Edelweiss! Debuts! Mysteries! Romances! Thrillers! Historical fiction! Literary fiction! Nonfiction! Sci-Fi/Fantasy! Graphic novels! Everything you could ever want, with all the information you could ever need, right in one place! Click here for the full list of Macmillan Fall 2020 catalogs available by publisher. […]

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Remembering M. C. Beaton

Bestselling cozy mystery author M. C. Beaton passed away earlier this week at the age of 83. We are honored to have published many of her books, including the Agatha Raisin Mysteries series. M. C. Beaton, who was the British guest of honor at Bouchercon 2006, has been hailed as the “Queen of Crime” (The […]

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Happy Holidays, and Happy New Year!

♫♪♫♫♪ ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the Equitable Building, not a publicist was pitching, not even a phone a’ringing. The books were already put up on the shelves with care, because no one at Macmillan would be there. ♫♪♫♫♪ Macmillan’s offices are closed from 12/24/19-1/2/20. May your days be merry and bright, […]

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Welcome Samantha!

Welcome Samantha!

We are thrilled to announce that Samantha Slavin has joined our team as Library Marketing Assistant. After spending four years eating her way through New Orleans while studying at Tulane–with stints in tourism, marketing, and publicity–Samantha found her way back home to New York. Samantha can always be found curled up with a book or […]

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All Hail Emily Day, a PW Star Watch 2019 Honoree!

As if you didn’t already know, our very own Marketing Coordinator/YA Specialist Emily Day is officially AWESOME! Publishers Weekly, in association with Frankfurter Buchmesse, has picked 50 honorees from the publishing/bookselling communities, known for their “trailblazing spirit, innovative problem-solving, and leadership qualities,” and obviously the list would not be complete without Emily. From her Day’s […]

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Author Spotlight: Eve Ensler

Today we celebrate body activist and female advocate extraordinaire, Eve Ensler. Eve Ensler is an internationally bestselling author and an award-winning playwright whose works include THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES, THE GOOD BODY, INSECURE AT LAST, and I AM AN EMOTIONAL CREATURE, since adapted for the stage as Emotional Creature. She is the founder of V-Day, the […]

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Happy Earth Day 2019!

Happy Earth Day! Check out our new and essential books on everything from climate change to fracking: LOSING EARTH: A Recent History by Nathaniel Rich “Rich, a novelist (KING ZENO, 2018) and journalist, turns his widely discussed 2018 investigation for the New York Times Magazine into an exceedingly well-written history of the early political battles […]

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Booklist Recommends: On Diversity and Immigration

Keep your patrons in the know with these two Booklist best of lists on diversity and immigration: Top 10 Diverse Nonfiction A BOUND WOMAN IS A DANGEROUS THING: The Incarceration of African American Women from Harriet Tubman to Sandra Bland by DaMaris Hill “With a lyricism that sings, swings, and stings, poet and writer Hill […]

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Libraries = Strong Communities: Happy National Library Week 2019!

From April 7-13, we celebrate the vital role libraries play in our lives and communities. And one woman who knows this as well as anyone is Melinda Gates, author of the upcoming THE MOMENT OF LIFT: How Empowering Women Changes the World. Melinda was chosen as this year’s National Library Week Honorary Chair and spoke […]

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