Thriller Thursday (2/3/22)

This thriller Thursday takes us on Orphan X‘s most challenging mission yet, to a vacation house full of long-held secrets, and with Eve Dallas as she untangles a twisted family history. DARK HORSE: An Orphan X Novel by Gregg Hurwitz “Nonstop action and relentless pacing are matched by deeply philosophical and powerfully emotional undertones. Unlike […]

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For Your Consideration: February 2022 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and vote for your favorite February titles for the February 2022 LibraryReads list! Votes due January 1! THE ARC by Tory Henwood HoenISBN 9781250276773 | on sale 2/8/22Download on Edelweiss and NetGalley For fans of Taylor Jenkins Reid, Sally Rooney, and Rebecca Serle, THE ARC is a smart, high concept love story that […]

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Author Spotlight: Gregg Hurwitz (1/28/21)

Gregg Hurwitz is the New York Times bestselling author of more than a dozen novels, including his thrilling and addicting Orphan X series. In its latest installment, former-assassin Evan Smoak is urged out of retirement after receiving an urgent request from the most unexpected caller. PRODIGAL SON “The Nowhere Man, the former government assassin otherwise […]

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Winter 2021 Events with MacLib!

Register now for our winter wonderland of virtual events! Join us for a book buzz like you’ve never seen before. Adult titles. YA titles. Pictionary? Family Feud? Corgi butts? Charades? Complete mayhem?! Tune in to find out. Featuring television, stage, and screen actor + singer-songwriter, screenwriter, and director + New York Times bestselling author of […]

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For Your Consideration: January 2021 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and vote for your favorite January titles for the January 2021 LibraryReads list! Votes due December 1! THE NARROWBOAT SUMMER by Anne Youngson “Youngson follows up the charming debut MEET ME AT THE MUSEUM, a LibraryReads pick short-listed for the Costa First Novel Award, with the tale of three women brought together by […]

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Thriller Thursday (1/30/20)

An island full of secrets, the return of Orphan X, and a case of mistaken identities–all in this Thriller Thursday! THE WIFE AND THE WIDOW by Christian White 2 starred reviews! “White exceeds readers’ expectations after his supersuccessful debut, with strong, complex protagonists in Abby and Kate and notable secondary characters who are well developed. […]

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For Your Consideration: January 2020 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and vote for your favorite January titles for the January 2020 LibraryReads list! Votes due December 1! AMERICAN DIRT by Jeanine Cummins Email amanda.rountree@macmillan.com with the subject line “AMERICAN DIRT” to request a print ARC. 2 starred reviews! “Beautiful, straightforward language drives home the point that migration to safer places is not a […]

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June Panorama Picks E-Book Sale

June Panorama Picks E-Book Sale

This June we celebrate Overdrive’s new Panorama Project program “Panorama Picks“–which identifies titles beyond the obvious bestsellers with long wait times for local library patrons–with an epic e-book sale! From now until July 1, select adult and children’s e-books will be $5.00 at public libraries only (with our regular lending terms), including: SEMIOSIS by Sue […]

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#ThrillerThursday (1/31/19)

#ThrillerThursday (1/31/19)

Your favorite orphan assassin + a cozy series opener = this week’s Thriller Thursday! OUT OF THE DARK: An Orphan X Novel by Gregg Hurwitz Two starred reviews! “Chases, hand-to-hand combat, and gunfights make the short chapters speed by like automatic gunfire. Hurwitz is at the top of this game in this gritty thriller.”–Publishers Weekly, […]

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Starred Review Round-up (11/28/18)

Starred Review Round-up (11/28/18)

We’re seeing stars! Save a spot on your shelves for these forthcoming titles with multiple starred reviews: QUEEN VICTORIA: Twenty-Four Days That Changed Her Life: Daughter, Wife, Mother, and Widow by Lucy Worsley  Two starred reviews! “Fans of biography and history, especially related to British history should find this fascinating reading. Those interested in Queen […]

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