Debut Spotlight (1/18/22)

Stacy Willingham made her masterful debut with a dark and compelling thriller that has readers hooked until the very last page. Set in a small town in Louisiana, where six teenage girls went missing 20 years ago, A FLICKER IN THE DARK follows psychologist Chloe as that terrifying summer comes crashing back with even more […]

Read More…

Sneak Peek: January 2022 Indie Next List

The January 2022 Indie Next list features 5 Macmillan titles! OLGA DIES DREAMING by Xochitl GonzalezISBN 9781250786173 | on sale 1/4/22 “Warmhearted but tough-minded story of a sister and brother grappling with identity, family, and life goals in gentrifying Brooklyn… Atmospheric, intelligent, and well informed: an impressive debut.”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review A FLICKER IN THE […]

Read More…

January 2022 LibraryReads List

You voted, they counted, and A FLICKER IN THE DARK by Stacy Willingham and RECKLESS GIRLS by Rachel Hawkins are LibraryReads Picks for January 2022! Plus, Diane Chamberlain and Seanan McGuire add to their Hall-of-Fameness! A FLICKER IN THE DARK by Stacy WillinghamISBN 9781250803825 | on sale 1/11/22 “Willingham skillfully intercuts Chloe’s anxious first-person narration […]

Read More…

Happy Half Hour (11/22/21)

In this pre-Thanksgiving Happy Half Hour, we are chatting about a propulsive YA novel about a family on the run, a debut filled with impossible choices and the battle of authenticity, a masterful thriller about missing teenagers and an arrested father, and a riveting sci fi epic. THIS GOLDEN STATE by Marit Weisenberg | 9781250786272 […]

Read More…

LJ’s Best Debuts Winter 2022

Library Journal thinks these Winter 2022 debuts should be on your radar! OLGA DIES DREAMING by Xochitl Gonzalez“Olga Acevedo is a wedding planner to New York’s rich and powerful, brother Pedro (‘Prieto’) serves their gentrifying Latinx neighborhood as congressman, and all’s well until the activist mother who deserted them crashes back into their lives. Ambitious […]

Read More…

Booklist Debut Authors, Debut Titles Webinar Recap (11/2/21)

We hope you all enjoyed hearing about our amazing debut titles at today’s Booklist webinar! In case you need a refresher or missed out on the fun, check out everything we presented below, and click here for an archived video. FOUR TREASURES OF THE SKY by Jenny Tinghui Zhang | 9781250811783 | 4/5/2022OLGA DIES DREAMING […]

Read More…

For Your Consideration: January 2022 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and vote for your favorite January titles for the January 2022 LibraryReads list! Votes due December 1! BAD LUCK BRIDESMAID by Alison Rose GreenbergISBN 9781250791597 | on sale 1/11/22Download on Edelweiss or NetGalley “Debut author Greenberg pairs a marriage-averse woman with a man looking for forever in this bittersweet treat… This multilayered, skillfully […]

Read More…

The Minotaur Sampler, Volume 4

Looking for a new book that will make your heart race? The fourth edition of The Minotaur Sampler compiles the beginnings of six can’t-miss novels–either standalone or first in series–publishing Winter 2022 for free for easy sampling. Standalone: From debut author Stacy Willingham comes a masterfully done, lyrical thriller that is certain to be the […]

Read More…

LJ Day of Dialog Fall 2021 Welcome Book Buzz

Thank you for stopping by our Library Journal Fall 2021 Day of Dialog virtual booth! Here’s more information about all the titles we talked about in our booth’s welcome video: YERBA BUENA by Nina LaCour | 9781250810465 | on sale 2/8/22 The debut adult novel by the bestselling and award-winning YA author, following two women […]

Read More…

LJ Day of Dialog Cover Spotlight

Thanks for visiting our Fall 2021 Library Journal Day of Dialog virtual booth! We have some great books coming your way in Winter 2022–check ’em out! REPUTATION by Lex CroucherISBN 9781250832832 | on sale 4/5/22 Bridgerton meets Gossip Girl with a dash of Jane Austen, in this Regency-era historical romantic comedy with a deliciously feminist […]

Read More…

css.php