NBCC 2018 Finalists

NBCC 2018 Finalists

The National Book Critics Circle has released their finalists for the outstanding books of 2018, and Macmillan has six titles on the list! BiographyFLASH: The Making of Weegee the Famous by Christopher Bonanos NINETY-NINE GLIMPSES OF PRINCESS MARGARET by Craig Brown FictionMILKMAN by Anna Burns PoetrySTILL LIFE WITH TWO DEAD PEACOCKS AND A GIRL: Poems […]

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#LibFaves18 = Your Favorite Books of 2018

#LibFaves18 = Your Favorite Books of 2018

This week, librarians everywhere were tweeting their favorite 2018 reads via the hashtag #libfaves18. Here are the Macmillan titles that received the most library love! KINGDOM OF THE BLIND: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel by Louise Penny  […]

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Booklist’s 2018 Editors’ Choice Picks

Booklist’s 2018 Editors’ Choice Picks

Booklist has revealed their editors’ top picks of the year’s outstanding books for public library collections, including 3 Macmillan titles: IN EXTREMIS: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin by Lindsey Hilsum Four starred reviews! Longlisted for the Carnegie Medal The inspiring and devastating biography of Marie Colvin, the foremost war reporter of her generation, […]

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THE GREAT ALONE + VENGEFUL = 2018 Goodreads Choice Awards Winners

THE GREAT ALONE + VENGEFUL = 2018 Goodreads Choice Awards Winners

And the votes are in! THE GREAT ALONE and VENGEFUL are both 2018 Goodreads Choice Award winners!    THE GREAT ALONE by Kristin Hannah  2018 LibraryReads Favorite of Favorites  February 2018 Indie Next Pick  Two starred reviews!  A desperate family seeks a new beginning in the near-isolated wilderness of Alaska only to find that their […]

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New York Times Critics’ Top Books of 2018

New York Times Critics’ Top Books of 2018

Another day, another favorites list! Read on for the Times’s staff critics’ choices of the best fiction and nonfiction books of 2018.  EVENING IN PARADISE: More Stories by Lucia Berlin KUDOS by Rachel Cusk MOTHERHOOD by Sheila Heti NINETY-NINE GLIMPSES OF PRINCESS MARGARET by Craig Brown AMITY AND PROSPERITY: One Family and the Fracturing of […]

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Chicago Public Library’s 2018 Best of the Best

Chicago Public Library’s 2018 Best of the Best

Remember when we said librarians had the best taste in books?  Well feast your eyes on the Chicago Public Library’s favorite books of 2018!  Top 10 SEVERANCE by Ling Ma Adult WHEN EINSTEIN WALKED WITH GÖDEL: Excursions to the Edge of Thought by Jim Holt GIRLS BURN BRIGHTER by Shobha Rao SMALL ANIMALS: Parenthood in […]

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Kirkus’ Best YA of 2018

Kirkus’ Best YA of 2018

Kirkus Reviews just released their Best YA of 2018 lists and three Macmillan titles made the cut! Best YA Fantasy of 2018: THE HAZEL WOOD by Melissa Albert Welcome to The Hazel Wood, Melissa Albert’s fierce, captivating contemporary fantasy about a seventeen-year-old girl who must venture into the world behind a pitch-dark, cult-classic collection of […]

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Library Journal’s Best Books of 2018

Library Journal’s Best Books of 2018

The year-end best-of lists are still rolling in, and now we’re proud to announce that Library Journal‘s Best Books of 2018 includes 21 Macmillan titles: Crime Fiction A DEATH OF NO IMPORTANCE by Mariah Fredericks Graphic Novels WOMAN WORLD by Aminder Dhaliwal SABRINA by Nick Drnaso BERLIN by Jason Lutes Horror THE MERRY SPINSTER: Tales […]

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NYPL Best Books of 2018

NYPL Best Books of 2018

Librarians obviously have the best taste in books, so we’re super excited to share the New York Public Library’s 2018 Best Books for Adults!  Top Ten WOMAN WORLD by Aminder Dhaliwal Edge-of-Your-Seat Reads THE WIFE BETWEEN US by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen Escape to Another World SEMIOSIS by Sue Burke Fiction BROTHER by David […]

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Kirkus Best Books of 2018–Fiction

Kirkus Best Books of 2018–Fiction

Kirkus released the first round of their year-end best-of lists, starting with their best fiction titles of 2018! Mystery/Thriller EIGHTEEN BELOW: A Fabian Risk Novel by Stefan Ahnhem NEWCOMER: A Mystery by Keigo Higashino; Translated by Giles Murray KINGDOM OF THE BLIND: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel by Louise Penny Science Fiction and Fantasy STATE […]

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