Day’s YA – BIRTHDAY

Happy Friday, YA librarians! We’re back from TLA and our TBR piles are a mile high. If you’re in a similar situation, I recommend you start with this #ownvoices YA love story from Stonewall Award winner Meredith Russo. BIRTHDAY by Meredith Russo9781250129833Available May 21, 2019 from Flatiron Books YAAges 13 to 18 Eric and Morgan, […]

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Celebrating Women’s Voices: An Edelweiss Collection

Celebrating Women’s Voices: An Edelweiss Collection

This catalog is a collection of the best fiction and nonfiction from women whose voices are a collective call for urgent resistance. Given the current political climate we hope that this catalog will be a helpful tool for identifying books that are culturally relevant and on the pulse of the public conversation. […]

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Booklist’s “Happily-Ever-After Guaranteed” Romance Webinar

Booklist’s “Happily-Ever-After Guaranteed” Romance Webinar

♫♪♫♫♪ You and Booklist, sitting in a tree… R.E.A.D.I.N.G. First comes Talia Sherer, then come all the swoony Macmillan titles, Then come the happy library patrons lining the aisles! ♫♪♫♫♪ We hope you were able to tune in to Booklist’s “Happily-Ever-After Guaranteed” romance webinar with Talia “the Tigress” Sherer today, but if not, you can […]

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Teen Talk (6/14/2018 Edition)

Teen Talk (6/14/2018 Edition)

Happy Thursday, YA librarians! Check out our latest & greatest teen titles out this month, then join us on Twitter today at 2:30pm EST for Early Word YA Galley Chat (hashtag: #ewgcya) and tell us what you’ve been reading & loving! KISSING GAMES by Tara Eglington 9781250075260 Ages 12 to 18 After a perfect first […]

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TxLA 2018 – Thursday Events

TxLA 2018 – Thursday Events

It’s another lovely Dallas day! We can’t wait to see you in Macmillan Adult booth #2816 and at our MANY events happening today: All events are free unless otherwise noted Tayshas Reading List Author panel featuring Roshani Chokshi 8:30-9:30am Kay B Hutchison Convention Center | Room C144/145 Authors from TAYSHAS, TLA’s high school reading list, will […]

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TxLA 2018 – Wednesday Events

TxLA 2018 – Wednesday Events

Good morning, Dallas! We look forward to seeing your smiling faces at the events below and in the Macmillan Adult booth #2816! In-booth signing with Emily March 10:15-11:15am Kay B Hutchison Convention Center | Booth #2816 Emily March will sign complimentary copies of her romance, THE FIRST KISS OF SPRING. Opening Author Luncheon featuring Wade Rouse […]

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Booklist’s Rogue Book-Group Choices

Booklist’s Rogue Book-Group Choices

Booklist hosted a live event with librarian book-group experts to talk about what makes a good selection, how to pick something unexpected for your group without causing a mass exodus, and lots and lots of suggestions for when you want to take your book group rogue. Check out their Macmillan recommendations: BINTI by Nnedi Okorafor […]

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Macmillan Library @ TxLA 2018 (Booth #2816)

Macmillan Library @ TxLA 2018 (Booth #2816)

YEEHAW! We can’t wait to see you in Dallas at the Texas Library Association Annual Conference! Peruse the program early then join us in the exhibit hall in booth #2816! Tons of ARC giveaways and the amazing events below await you! All events are free unless otherwise noted Tuesday, April 3 In-booth signing with Diane […]

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Books for Teens 2018 + “Day’s YA!”

Books for Teens 2018 + “Day’s YA!”

Welcome to the 2018 Books for Teens post! I am Emily Day, Macmillan’s Library Marketing Assistant / YA Specialist and your host and curator of this post. I recently moved to NYC from Boston, where I worked as a bookseller at Trident Booksellers and Cafe, an intern at Charlesbridge Publishing and the Horn Book, and […]

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IF I WAS YOUR GIRL is a Teens Top Ten Title!

IF I WAS YOUR GIRL is a Teens Top Ten Title!

Cue the confetti: Meredith Russo’s IF I WAS YOUR GIRL was just named a 2017 YALSA Teens’ Top Ten title! The Teens’ Top Ten is a “teen choice” list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year. Nominators are members of teen book groups in fifteen school and public libraries around […]

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