Debut Spotlight: THE SECOND HOME (6/4/20)

This beach season, dive into a sophisticated debut about second homes, second families, and second chances. THE SECOND HOME by Christina Clancy has all the family drama, devastating secrets, and palpable characters that a reader could ever want. Set in Cape Cod and moving through the lives of three siblings, THE SECOND HOME is the […]

Read More…

Author Spotlight: Nora Roberts

Author Spotlight: Nora Roberts

Nora Roberts is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of more than 200 novels–she is also the author of the bestselling In Death series written under the pen name J.D. Robb. There are more than five hundred million copies of her books in print. UNDER CURRENTS, Nora’s latest standalone beach read (on sale this […]

Read More…

NYPL Summer 2019 Adult Staff Picks

NYPL Summer 2019 Adult Staff Picks

Get out your beach chair and sunglasses, it’s time for NYPL’s Summer 2019 Adult Staff picks! ECHO NORTH by Joanna Ruth Meyer IN WEST MILLS by De’Shawn Charles Winslow THE MOTHER-IN-LAW by Sally Hepworth NO VISIBLE BRUISES: What We Don’t Know About Domestic Violence Can Kill Us by Rachel Louise Snyder OUTLINE by Rachel Cusk […]

Read More…

You Know Her, You Love Her: Mary Kay Andrews

You Know Her, You Love Her: Mary Kay Andrews

Mary Kay Andrews has been providing the perfect beach read for more than 20 books now, and that doesn’t stop with her latest–and May LibraryReads pick—SUNSET BEACH. Drue Campbell’s life and career have recently been derailed. The only thing she has left is the house her mother left her: a ramshackle beach bungalow with a […]

Read More…

Hip-Hip-Hooray for the May LibraryReads List!

Hip-Hip-Hooray for the May LibraryReads List!

According to librarians, May is the month for rom-coms, beach reads, and alchemical adventures! Check out the May LibraryReads list, featuring THREE Macmillan titles and a two-time Hall-of-Famer! THE FLATSHARE by Beth O’Leary “O’Leary’s debut is a sweet, quirky novel about two complete opposites falling for one another under the cutest of circumstances.”–Booklist RED, WHITE, […]

Read More…

#PubDay (4/9/19)

#PubDay (4/9/19)

Today’s #pubday celebration features an Indie Next Pick, a beach read, a coming-of-age, and a sci fi adventure! TRUST EXERCISE by Susan Choi An April Indie Next Pick! The New York Times interviews author Susan ChoiThree starred reviews! “Fiercely intelligent, impeccably written, and observed with searing insight, this novel is destined to be a classic.”–Publishers […]

Read More…

Sign Up Now: “Summer Book Club Bash” Booklist Webinar

Sign Up Now: “Summer Book Club Bash” Booklist Webinar

Go beyond the beach with great summer reading suggestions perfect for book clubs. Listen to Anne Spieth share her favorite picks at Booklist‘s “Summer Book Club Bash” webinar on Tuesday, July 31 at 1pm Central. Click here to RSVP. See you there! […]

Read More…

Happy #BookBday (5/8/18 Edition)

Happy #BookBday (5/8/18 Edition)

Happy #BookBday to two perfect, beach-ready reads! MY EX-LIFE by Stephen McCauley Also available in audio A May 2018 Indie Next pick! When midlife woes descend, a long-divorced couple find their paths merging again in this breakout book for fans of Tom Perrotta, Maria Semple, and Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney. “McCauley’s effervescent prose is full of […]

Read More…

css.php