Happy Half Hour (11/2/20)

This week’s Happy Half Hour features three influential mothers, how pets bring people together, the first all-Black team to win the Polo championship, and a heartbreaking and epic adventure about making sense of the world today. THE THREE MOTHERS: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation […]

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Mac Lib From Home Round-Up (10/29/20)

Welcome to Mac Lib From Home, our fun-sized buzz series from our homes to yours! This #MacLibFromHome pick is a long-lost novel about flight and persecution in 1930s Germany: Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz’s THE PASSENGER. Watch Talia’s full video here. A forty-something bestselling author goes to Paris to overcome writers block and rediscovers family, independence, and […]

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Spring 2021 YA Book Buzz

Check out some of the exciting YA books coming your way in Spring 2021! TALES FROM THE HINTERLAND by Melissa Albert | 9781250302724 | 1/12/21 | ages 12 to 18 THE PROJECT by Courtney Summers | 9781250105738 | 2/2/21 | ages 13 to 18 EVERYTHING THAT BURNS by Gita Trelease | 9781250295552 | 2/2/21 | […]

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NYPL YA Book Buzz Recap (10/28/20)

In case you missed today’s NYPL YA Book Buzz, or just want a refresher, check out all the amazing YA titles we presented! Click here to download the slides. YOU HAVE A MATCH by Emma Lord | 9781250237309 | 1/5/21 | ages 12 to 18 TALES FROM THE HINTERLAND by Melissa Albert | 9781250302724 | […]

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Spring 2021 Adult Book Buzz

Check out some of the exciting books coming your way in Spring 2021! Untitled Alex Michaelides Novel | 9781250304452 | 6/1/21THE THERAPIST by B. A. Paris | 9781250274120 | 7/13/21SOMEBODY’S DAUGHTER: A Memoir by Ashley C. Ford | 9781250305978 | 6/1/21THE HUSBANDS by Chandler Baker | 9781250319517 | 6/29/21ONE LAST STOP by Casey McQuiston | […]

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Mac Lib From Home Round-Up (10/22/20)

Welcome to Mac Lib From Home, our fun-sized buzz series from our homes to yours! Jenny Lawson returns with her trademark brutal honesty and humor in her most personal book yet: BROKEN (in the best possible way). Watch Talia’s full video here. Brandon Sanderson’s amazing and epic Stormlight Archives series continues in RHYTHM OF WAR. […]

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Chat ‘n Chew with ALMA & LibraryReads

Hello, librarians! Thank you for attending the first ever Chat ‘n Chew with ALMA and LibraryReads! You can download a PDF of all presenters’ slides here. After the multi-publisher book buzz extravaganza, head on over to YouTube to watch our exciting author panels: Fiction Author Panel Watch here, starting at 1:45pm ET. Featuring Brian Freeman […]

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Happy Half Hour (10/19/20)

This week’s Happy Half Hour features a coming-of-age story of a boy whose life turns upside down, a YA story of sisterhood, a charming novel about second chances, and a psychological thriller with a true crime podcast. THE OTHER MOTHER by Matthew Dicks | 9781250103468 | 1/12/21YOU HAVE A MATCH by Emma Lord | 9781250237309 […]

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Thank You for Attending Book Buzz Disrupt (10/14/20)

Thank you for joining us for an afternoon full of games, books, and Jenny Lawson! The archived version of the event is available to watch anytime here. We created this handy handout for anyone following along, and you can also download the full title list for more information on today’s featured books. Want to read […]

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Mac Lib From Home Round-Up (10/8/20)

Welcome to Mac Lib From Home, our fun-sized buzz series from our homes to yours! We’re ushering in Spooky Season with this #MacLibFromHome pick: Melissa Albert’s dark and enchanting and entirely original collection of fairy tales, TALES FROM THE HINTERLAND. Watch Emily’s full video here. A suspense novelist/single mom is mistaken for a contract killer […]

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