Author Spotlight: Matt Goldman (8/4/20)

For this author spotlight, we are featuring the Emmy Award-winning TV writer, playwright, and creator of the Nils Shapiro series, Matt Goldman. Everyone’s favorite Minneapolis private detective is back for another adventure, but this time his job takes him to a place where the sunshine hides dark secrets: Los Angeles. DEAD WEST “Goldman continues to […]

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Meet Nils “Shap” Shapiro–Our Favorite PI!

Meet Nils “Shap” Shapiro–Our Favorite PI!

Fan favorite–and Mac Lib favorite–private detective Nils Shapiro is back in Matt Goldman’s latest standalone thriller, THE SHALLOWS. A prominent lawyer is found dead, tied to his own dock and everyone wants our favorite PI Nils to protect them from suspicion: The unfaithful widow. Her artist boyfriend. The lawyer’s firm. A polarizing congressional candidate. A […]

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Thriller Thursday (6/14/18 Edition)

Thriller Thursday (6/14/18 Edition)

The detectives are on the case this #ThrillerThursday! JAR OF HEARTS by Jennifer Hillier Also available in audio A June 2018 LibraryReads pick! What if you went to jail for something terrible your boyfriend did to your best friend? Then 5 years later, you’re free but your life is in ruins, and your boyfriend is […]

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Booklist’s “Crime Fiction for Mystery Month” Webinar Titles

Booklist’s “Crime Fiction for Mystery Month” Webinar Titles

We hope you were able to tune in to Booklist’s “Crime Fiction for Mystery Month” webinar today, but if not, here are all the thrilling titles Anne presented: BRING ME BACK*| B.A. Paris | 9781250151339 | Out 6/19/18 THE MIDDLEMAN* | Olen Steinhauer | 9781250036179 | Out 8/7/18 (LR: 6/20) FEARED* | Lisa Scottoline | […]

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TxLA 2018 Adult Book Buzz Titles

TxLA 2018 Adult Book Buzz Titles

Here are LOTS of reading recommendations courtesy of Anne’s TxLA 2018 Adult Book Buzz: HOW TO WALK AWAY* | Katherine Center | 9781250149060 | Out 5/15/18 THE HUSH* | John Hart | 9781250012302 | Available Now THE KINGS OF BIG SPRING** | Bryan Mealer | 9781250058911 | Available Now THE HIGH TIDE CLUB* | Mary Kay Andrews […]

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PLA 2018 Adult Book Buzz Titles

PLA 2018 Adult Book Buzz Titles

Here are LOTS of reading recommendations courtesy of Anne’s Adult Book Buzz at PLA 2018 last week: THE HIGH TIDE CLUB* | Mary Kay Andrews | 9781250126061 | Out 5/8/18 SHELTER IN PLACE | Nora Roberts | 9781250161598 | Out 5/29/18 HOW HARD CAN IT BE?* | Allison Pearson | 9781250086082 | Out 6/5/18 (LR: 4/20) BRING […]

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PLA 2018 Booklist Book Buzz Titles

PLA 2018 Booklist Book Buzz Titles

Did you see Talia CRUSH IT at this morning’s standing-room-only Booklist Book Buzz at PLA 2018?! If you were #PLALeftBehind because of Noreaster4, here are all the books she presented: HOW TO WALK AWAY* | Katherine Center | 9781250149060 | Out 5/15/18 MY EX-LIFE* | Stephen McCauley | 9781250122438 | Out 5/8/18 RUST & STARDUST** | T. […]

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For Your Consideration: June 2018 LibraryReads Titles

For Your Consideration: June 2018 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and nominate your favorite titles for the June 2018 LibraryReads list! *Nominations are due April 20! Click here for the full list of 2018 deadlines. BRING ME BACK by B.A. Paris Also available in audio The new thriller from the LibraryReads author of BEHIND CLOSED DOORS. “Paris once again proves her suspense chops […]

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ALA Midwinter 2018 “Three’s Company” Book Buzz Titles

ALA Midwinter 2018 “Three’s Company” Book Buzz Titles

Here are LOTS of reading recommendations courtesy of Talia’s “Three’s Company” Book Buzz at ALA Midwinter 2018: AFTER ANNA* | Lisa Scottoline | 9781250099655 | Out 4/10/18 (LR: 2/20) BRING ME BACK*| B.A. Paris | 9781250151339 | Out 6/19/18 (LR: 4/20) HOW HARD CAN IT BE?* | Allison Pearson | 9781250086082 | Out 6/5/18 (LR: 4/20) SHELTER […]

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ANNE’S BACK!!!

ANNE’S BACK!!!

Dearest Librarians, Once again, I’m baaaaack!! My maternity leave flew by and while it was bittersweet to leave baby Martin and big brother Daniel this morning, I’m so excited to be back and working with all of you again. Now you might think I spent the last 3 months in a haze of snuggly cuddles […]

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