Author Spotlight: Laurie Gelman (8/2/22)

Laurie Gelman has kept readers laughing with the mayhem and challenges that beloved Class Mom Jen Dixon faces in her everyday life. Her newest laugh-out-loud novel SMELLS LIKE TWEEN SPIRIT brings a school science fair fundraiser, more spin classes, and Jen’s classic charm and memorable one-liners. SMELLS LIKE TWEEN SPIRIT “Gelman’s new Class Mom novel […]

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Spring/Summer 2022 FICTION Book Buzz

Check out some of the exciting FICTION titles coming your way in Spring/Summer 2022! LITTLE RABBIT by Alyssa Songsiridej | May 3, 2022 | 9781635578690ELSEWHERE by Alexis Schaitkin | June 28, 2022 | 9781250219633THE LATECOMER by Jean Hanff Korelitz | May 31, 2022 | 9781250790798ACTS OF VIOLET by Margarita Montimore | July 5, 2022 | 9781250815064MY GOVERNMENT MEANS TO […]

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Fiercely Female (7/14/21)

Today we’re spotlighting books featuring strong and unique women with a class mom taking on parenting one hilarious obstacle at a time, a groundbreaking account of female firefighters, a delightful family story about sisters and their mother, a dazzling tale of a young woman finding herself, and a scholar’s exploration of the power of reading. […]

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Happy Half Hour (5/17/21)

This Happy Half Hour features an exploration of the nature of reading, an irreverent and laugh-out-loud story of parenting, the first oral history of the Star Wars franchise, and a heartbreaking debut about love finding its way. BOOKS PROMISCUOUSLY READ: Reading as a Way of Life by Heather Cass White | 9780374115265 | 7/6/21 YOGA […]

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For Your Consideration: July 2021 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and vote for your favorite July titles for the July 2021 LibraryReads list! Votes due June 1! RAZORBLADE TEARS by S.A. CosbyISBN 9781250252708, on sale 7/6/21Download on Edelweiss or NetGalley “In this follow-up to BLACKTOP WASTELAND, a New York Times Notable Book, Ike Randolph learns that his son Isiah and Isiah’s white husband, […]

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Cuyahoga County Public Library Book Buzz Recap (11/18/20)

Today we presented some of our exciting upcoming Adult titles to Cuyahoga County Public Library. Check out what all the buzz was about with the title list below. Untitled Alex Michaelides | 9781250304452 | 6/1/21THE THERAPIST by B.A. Paris | 9781250274120 | 7/13/21SOMEBODY’S DAUGHTER: A Memoir by Ashley C. Ford | 9781250305978 | 6/1/21THE HUSBANDS […]

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Spring 2021 Adult Book Buzz

Check out some of the exciting books coming your way in Spring 2021! Untitled Alex Michaelides Novel | 9781250304452 | 6/1/21THE THERAPIST by B. A. Paris | 9781250274120 | 7/13/21SOMEBODY’S DAUGHTER: A Memoir by Ashley C. Ford | 9781250305978 | 6/1/21THE HUSBANDS by Chandler Baker | 9781250319517 | 6/29/21ONE LAST STOP by Casey McQuiston | […]

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#PubDay (7/23/19)

#PubDay (7/23/19)

Your favorite economic behaviorist and the funniest (and funnest!) class mom are featured in today’s #pubday celebration! YOU’VE BEEN VOLUNTEERED: A Class Mom Novel by Laurie Gelman “Her antics are laugh-out-loud funny, and she shows no signs of slowing down. The tone and pacing are excellent, and new characters, who come with their own issues […]

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For Your Consideration: July 2019 LibraryReads Titles

For Your Consideration: July 2019 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and vote for your favorite July 2019 titles for the July 2019 LibraryReads list! Votes due June 1! BETHLEHEM by Karen Kelly With the writing chops of Ian McEwan and the storytelling of Lisa Wingate, “a haunting debut” about two intertwined families and the secrets they’ve kept buried during the steel boom in […]

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Booklist’s “Library Love for LibraryReads” Webinar

Booklist’s “Library Love for LibraryReads” Webinar

We hope you were able to tune in to Booklist’s “Library Love for LibraryReads” webinar today, but if not, you can download the full title list and slides, and here are all the titles presented: WHAT ROSE FORGOT by Nevada Barr 29 SECONDS by T. M. Logan A DANGEROUS ENGAGEMENT by Ashley Weaver THE MURDER […]

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