Teen Talk Tuesday (12/19/2017 Edition)

Teen Talk Tuesday (12/19/2017 Edition)

Happy #ewgcya day, YA librarians! Great news: WONDERFUL FEELS LIKE THIS by Sara Lovestam and POPPIES OF IRAQ by Brigitte Findakly & Lewis Trondheim were both included in Kirkus Reviews’ list of Best Teen Books of 2017! Check out our latest & greatest teen titles out this month, then join us today at 4pm EST […]

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Nominees for YALSA’s 2018 Great Graphic Novels for Teens list

Nominees for YALSA’s 2018 Great Graphic Novels for Teens list

We’re so pleased to report that the following titles have been nominated for YALSA’s 2018 Great Graphic Novels for Teens list! FIRE!!: THE ZORA NEALE HURSTON STORY by Peter Bagge POPPIES OF IRAQ by Brigitte Findakly and Lewis Trondheim ROLLING BLACKOUTS: DISPATCHES FROM TURKEY, SYRIA, AND IRAQ by Sarah Glidden UNCOMFORTABLY HAPPILY by Yeon-sik Hong […]

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Kirkus Best Teen Books of 2017

Kirkus Best Teen Books of 2017

Kirkus Reviews announced their Best of 2017 Teen lists which include 2 Macmillan titles: WONDERFUL FEELS LIKE THIS by Sara Lovestam POPPIES OF IRAQ by Brigitte Findakly & Lewis Trondheim Best Contemporary Teen Reads of 2017 (full list) WONDERFUL FEELS LIKE THIS by Sara Lovestam Best Teen Nonfiction of 2017 (full list) POPPIES OF IRAQ […]

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Friday Reads: Graphic Novels

Friday Reads: Graphic Novels

TGIF! Today’s #FridayReads are three great graphic novels: POPPIES OF IRAQ by Brigitte Findakly & Lewis Trondheim Findakly’s nuanced tender chronicle of her relationship with her homeland Iraq, co-written and drawn by her husband, acclaimed cartoonist Trondheim. “Small in size but large in impact, this intimate memoir is a highly relevant and compassionate story of […]

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