Staff Picks Happy Hour (7/16/20)

You’re cordially invited to join our Mac Lib Staff Picks Happy Hour! Grab your beverage of choice, find your favorite chair/porch spot, and let’s talk BOOKS! THE BOOK OF DARRYL by The GogglesISBN 9780374115319, on sale 11/10/20 For sixteen-year-old Darryl, life in Roman-occupied Nazareth is a real drag—especially when everyone at your high school thinks […]

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Upcoming Virtual Author Events (7/9/20)

HELLOOOO authors! Check out the great free, virtual author events coming up this month, and make sure to tune in! Book + Author: Book Club Meeting with Rita WoodsDate: July 16, 2020Time: 7:00 PM ESTConversation partner: Ava HomaRegister here! Come join us! Sign up to participate in the next event in Macmillan’s Book + Author […]

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Sign Up Now: Booklist Book Club Picks Webinar

You’ve got book clubs; we’ve got books! Register now for Booklist‘s Book Club Picks webinar to hear about discussion-ready titles from our Fall 2020 and Winter 2021 lists! Tuesday, July 281:00pm CST | 2:00pm EST Sign up here! […]

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THE BOOK OF V. is GMA’s May Book Club Pick

Good Morning America announced today–on a Times Square billboard no less!–that Anna Solomon’s THE BOOK OF V. is their May Book Club Pick! Check out an excerpt on their Book Club page, and join the conversation on their Instagram account and #GMABookClub. More about THE BOOK OF V.: 2 starred reviews + May Indie Next […]

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Extra! Extra!: March Book News

HERE ARE THE HEADLINES YOU MAY HAVE MISSED THIS MONTH. NPR reviews LITTLE CONSTRUCTIONS, FOUL IS FAIR, APARTMENT, THE MIRROR & THE LIGHT, LATER, and interviews Eliese Colette Goldbach [RUST]. The New York Times features Hilary Mantel [and reviews THE MIRROR & THE LIGHT], interviews Paul Lisicky, reviews LURKING, APARTMENT , RUST, THIN PLACES, SOMEBODY’S […]

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OONA OUT OF ORDER is GMA’s April Book Club Pick

Good Morning America announced today–on a Times Square billboard no less!–that Margarita Montimore’s OONA OUT OF ORDER is their April Book Club Pick! Check out an excerpt on their Book Club page, and join the conversation on their Instagram account and #GMABookClub. More about OONA OUT OF ORDER: 2 starred reviews + a LibraryReads pick […]

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NYT’s Group Text Book Club Picks INDELICACY

Are you looking for a new way to talk about books with other book lovers? Enter, The New York Times‘ new book club, Group Text, which takes place entirely online! Check out their article to find out how you can participate. For the inaugural, February 2020 pick, they’ve chosen INDELICACY by Amina Cain, the story […]

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THE SCENT KEEPER is the February 2020 Reese Witherspoon Book Club Pick!

THE SCENT KEEPER by Erica Bauermeister is the official selection of Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine Book Club for February 2020! Follow Reese’s Book Club x Hello Sunshine on Instagram or Facebook to see favorite quotes, moments, and thoughts on THE SCENT KEEPER. Available now from St. Martin’s Griffin. Also available in audio. […]

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AMERICAN DIRT is an Oprah Book Club Pick!

Amazing news! AMERICAN DIRT by Jeanine Cummins is Oprah’s Book Club’s next pick! This emotional and powerful story of a mother and son fleeing cartel violence towards America is already a LibraryReads pick, the #1 Indie Next pick for February, and received 4 starred reviews. Said Winfrey “…I have been a news reporter, watched the […]

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Winter 2019–2020 Indie Next List for Reading Groups Preview

Winter 2019–2020 Indie Next List for Reading Groups Preview

Hey all you book club hosters, the Winter 2019–2020 Indie Next List for Reading Groups Preview includes 8 Macmillan titles! Top 10 #1: SHE WOULD BE KING by Wayétu Moore Family & Coming of Age THE FAMILY TABOR by Cherise Wolas Backlisted But Not Forgotten 300 ARGUMENTS by Sarah Manguso PYONGYANG: A Journey in North […]

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