Nonfiction Round-Up (3/18/20)

A thoroughly researched case for abolishing the Electoral College and an intimate story collection of America’s immigrants–both in this nonfiction round-up. LET THE PEOPLE PICK THE PRESIDENT: The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College by Jesse Wegman “Wegman (member, New York Times editorial board) explores arguments for abolishing the Electoral College, therefore enabling the election […]

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Teen Talk (September 2019 Edition)

Teen Talk (September 2019 Edition)

Hi, YA pals! Check out our latest & greatest YA titles from this month, then join us on Twitter today at 2:30pm EST for Early Word YA Galley Chat (#ewgcya) and tell us what you’ve been reading & loving! THE GIRL THE SEA GAVE BACK by Adrienne Young9781250168481Ages 12-18 The new gut-wrenching epic from the New York Times bestselling author of SKY […]

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World Fantasy Award Finalists 2019

World Fantasy Award Finalists 2019

Congrats to Macmillan’s 2019 World Fantasy Award finalists! NovelTHE MERE WIFE by Maria Dahvana Headley WITCHMARK by C. L. Polk NovellaTHE ONLY HARMLESS GREAT THING by Brooke Bolander THE BLACK GOD’S DRUMS by P. Djèlí Clark BENEATH THE SUGAR SKY by Seanan McGuire AnthologyWORLDS SEEN IN PASSING: Ten Years of Tor.com Short Fiction, edited by […]

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Day’s YA – HIS HIDEOUS HEART

Got the mid-summer reading doldrums? EXCELLENT. Allow me to introduce you to thirteen dark and creepy tales guaranteed to pull you out of that funk… HIS HIDEOUS HEART ed. by Dahlia Adler9781250302779Available September 10, 2019 from Flatiron BooksAges 12 to 18 HIS HIDEOUS HEART is a collection of Edgar Allen Poe’s eeriest tales, reimagined by […]

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2019 Locus Award Finalists

2019 Locus Award Finalists

Congratulations to our out-of-this-world 2019 Locus Award finalists and winners! Science Fiction Novel THE CALCULATING STARS by Mary Robinette Kowal–WINNER!IF TOMORROW COMES: Book 2 of the Yesterday’s Kin Trilogy by Nancy Kress Fantasy Novel THE MONSTER BARU CORMORANT by Seth Dickinson DEEP ROOTS by Ruthanna Emrys THE MERE WIFE by Maria Dahvana Headley First Novel SEMIOSIS […]

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Three Stars for THE VERY BEST OF THE BEST

Three Stars for THE VERY BEST OF THE BEST

THE VERY BEST OF THE BEST: 35 Years of The Year’s Best Science Fiction by Gardner Dozois is the ultimate in science fiction anthologies from a world authority on the genre, and it’s just received its third starred review! “This anthology is another illuminating look into some of the best current sf from the last […]

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2018 Locus Award Finalists

2018 Locus Award Finalists

Congratulations to our out-of-this-world 2018 Locus Award finalists! Best Science Fiction Novel WALKAWAY by Cory Doctorow LUNA: Wolf Moon by Ian McDonald SEVEN SURRENDERS by Ada Palmer THE COLLAPSING EMPIRE by John Scalzi BORNE by Jeff VanderMeer Best Fantasy Novel THE STONE IN THE SKULL by Elizabeth Bear THE RUIN OF ANGELS by Max Gladstone […]

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April 2018 Nonfiction

April 2018 Nonfiction

Add these amazing April nonfiction titles to your library’s shelves today: LOOK ALIVE OUT THERE by Sloane Crosley Also available in audio THREE starred reviews! The New York Times–bestselling author’s brand-new collection of essays is filled with her characteristic heart and punch-packing observations, but with a newfound coat of maturity. A thin coat. More of […]

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2017 Bram Stoker Award Nominees (& Winners!)

2017 Bram Stoker Award Nominees (& Winners!)

We have 4 nominees (AND 2 WINNERS!!!) for the 2017 Bram Stoker Awards! Superior Achievement in a Novel Award ARARAT by Christopher Golden – WINNER! Superior Achievement in Long Fiction MAPPING THE INTERIOR by Stephen Graham Jones – WINNER! AGENTS OF DREAMLAND by Caitlin R. Kiernan Superior Achievement in an Anthology Award NIGHTS OF THE […]

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Happy Halloween 2017!

Happy Halloween 2017!

Happy Halloween everyone! No tricks here, just bookish treats: WHAT THE HELL DID I JUST READ by David Wong “Wong’s wildly mind-bending third installment (after THIS BOOK IS FULL OF SPIDERS) of the adventures of protagonist David Wong is filled with the humorous horror readers have come to expect. While the story gleefully wallows in […]

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