America the Edible by Adam Richman

America the Edible by Adam Richman

I never know what to eat when I'm on the road - and I'm on the road A LOT. Should I follow Adams Richman's advice in AMERICA THE EDIBLE and eat outside of my comfort zone? Am I capable of being a culinary conquistador?? Check out Adam's interview with Al Roker on The Today Show for more tips on eating on the go.

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What’s Your Mom Reading?

What’s Your Mom Reading?

That's right! I don't care about your reading habits - I care about your mom's reading habits!  Thanks to Chris Vaccari (follow him on twitter @christhebookie)  Sterling's Library Marketing Director, I want to know what your mom is into! According to him, his mom is LOVING THE UNBELIEVERS, Alastair Sim's debut.  Guess what? [...]

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Jen Crusie and Lesa Holstine in Conversation

Jen Crusie and Lesa Holstine in Conversation

Thanks again to Lesa Holstine for reading and LOVING one of my recent fluffy favorites - I say fluffy because there is nothing dark and disturbing (my preferred adjectives) in Crusie's MAYBE THIS TIME, a frothy and fun romance with a slight paranormal twist. Follow this link for the full interview. 

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Day #1 without Ben

Day #1 without Ben

It is Day #1 without Ben.


BUT,


he's at his desk right now cleaning... so his departure yesterday was pretty anti-climactic. Well he's only moving to the 14th floor... so there's that.


Still feeling bad for me?  Should I talk about some books? I'm still too depressed to talk about books.

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Win a book & a snowglobe!

Win a book & a snowglobe!

And who doesn't love snow globes? Or at least regifting snowglobes?


St. Martin's Press is hosting a giveaway for The Snow Globe. Enter for your chance to win!


One of St. Martin's amazing marketers, Monica Katz, actually created her own snow globe for our Halloween costume contest, and it was pretty amazing. Now that's dedication! It even MIGHT have been cooler than my minotaur costume. Maybe.



 

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Ben is leaving. OY ME!

Ben is leaving. OY ME!

Date: November 11th, 2010


Time: 1:24 pm


Talia's mood: somber


Today is Ben's last day on the 21st floor and as the only other member of the Library Marketing department. Please feel sorry for Talia and wish HER well. 


You may feel sorry for her via email or snail mail.


Thank you.


 

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LJ’s Top Ten of 2010!

LJ’s Top Ten of 2010!

For
the first time ever, Library Journal has published
their list of the top ten books of the year. I have no idea how they managed
that, but apparently it involved discussions on The Twitter. List Season is in
full swing!

American
Terroir
by Rowan Jacobson (Bloomsbury)

By Nightfall by Michael
Cunningham (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)

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The Rogue Sleeper Wakes Up!

The Rogue Sleeper Wakes Up!

The reviews for this positively outstanding thriller keep coming in, and they're all fantastic. We're extremely excited for the 11/21 issue of the New York Times Book Review, in which Marilyn Stasio’s “Crime Column” will feature Rogue Island!

“This tremendously entertaining crime
novel is definitely one of the best of the year.” —Booklist (starred review)

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