Adult Books for Teens

Adult Books for Teens

From astrology to literary fiction to a powerful Holocaust memoir, these adult books are perfect for teen readers. ASTRO POETS: Your Guides to the Zodiac by Alex Dimitrov and Dorothea LaskyFrom the online phenomenons the Astro Poets comes the first great astrology primer of the 21st century. “Teen readers getting acquainted with their horoscopes will […]

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2018 Bram Stoker Awards Final Ballot

2018 Bram Stoker Awards Final Ballot

The Horror Writers Association has announced the final ballot for the 2018 Bram Stoker Awards, and Macmillan has two titles in the running! Superior Achievement in a NovelGLIMPSE by Jonathan Maberry Superior Achievement in a First NovelBABY TEETH by Zoje Stage Winners will be announced May 11, 2019. […]

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Equality for women, a triumphant return to form, and a series finale…  Welcome to #PubDay! (10/30/18)

Equality for women, a triumphant return to form, and a series finale… Welcome to #PubDay! (10/30/18)

EQUALITY FOR WOMEN = PROSPERITY FOR ALL: The Disastrous Global Crisis of Gender Inequality by Augusto Lopez-Claros + Bahiyyih Nakhjavani “Practical, intelligent, and focused on solutions (‘Whenever mothers are educated, there is a higher probability their daughters will be too’), this book combines sound research across several disciplines to prove the simple math of its title […]

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Thriller Thursday (3/29/18 Edition)

Thriller Thursday (3/29/18 Edition)

Thrills and chills abound in our #ThrillerThursday picks! THE BISHOP’S PAWN by Steve Berry Also available in audio In Cotton Malone’s first assignment ever he investigates the feud between J. Edgar Hoover and Martin Luther King Jr.! “In his latest Cotton Malone thriller, Berry takes on contemporary history as he weaves another tale of conspiracy […]

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Stokercon 2018 Book Buzz (& Happy #ThrillerThursday, John Hart!)

Stokercon 2018 Book Buzz (& Happy #ThrillerThursday, John Hart!)

Happy #ThrillerThursday / #BookBirthday week to THE HUSH by John Hart! Also available in audio A March 2018 Indie Next pick! New York Times bestselling and LibraryReads author Hart’s sequel to THE LAST CHILD picks up ten years later when Johnny Merrimon is living in the wilds beyond the town where a dangerous force is […]

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2017 Bram Stoker Award Nominees (& Winners!)

2017 Bram Stoker Award Nominees (& Winners!)

We have 4 nominees (AND 2 WINNERS!!!) for the 2017 Bram Stoker Awards! Superior Achievement in a Novel Award ARARAT by Christopher Golden – WINNER! Superior Achievement in Long Fiction MAPPING THE INTERIOR by Stephen Graham Jones – WINNER! AGENTS OF DREAMLAND by Caitlin R. Kiernan Superior Achievement in an Anthology Award NIGHTS OF THE […]

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Happy Halloween 2017!

Happy Halloween 2017!

Happy Halloween everyone! No tricks here, just bookish treats: WHAT THE HELL DID I JUST READ by David Wong “Wong’s wildly mind-bending third installment (after THIS BOOK IS FULL OF SPIDERS) of the adventures of protagonist David Wong is filled with the humorous horror readers have come to expect. While the story gleefully wallows in […]

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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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Adult Books for Teens or So Sayeth Booklist (And We Agree!)

Adult Books for Teens or So Sayeth Booklist (And We Agree!)

Gypsy Moth Summer by Julia Fierro “YAs will get caught up in the story of Maddie and the other teen characters as they face complex social and environmental problems.”–Booklist Trophy Son by Douglas Brunt “YAs will enjoy the unpredictability of Anton’s rise to the top of the tennis world and his struggle to stay there, […]

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#fridayreads (7/14/17)

#fridayreads (7/14/17)

Today’s #fridayreads are: The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Thirty-Fourth Annual Collection by Gardner Dozois The multiple Locus Award-winning annual collection of the year’s best science fiction stories. Nights of the Living Dead: An Anthology by Jonathan Maberry, George A. Romero An original anthology of zombie stories by other respected horror and thriller writers including Mira […]

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