Genre Friday: Romance (6/17/22)

Today’s romance spotlight brings us a steamy academic friends-to-lovers story set in graduate school, an attempt to save a professional football player’s struggling bakery while facing an unexpected connection, and a fake dating scheme between a famous heartthrob and his in-the-shadows co-star. THE SIZZLE PARADOX BY LILY MENON “Menon’s latest novel follows the unbeatable rom-com blueprint […]

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For Your Consideration: June 2022 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and vote for your favorite June titles for the June 2022 LibraryReads list! Votes due May 1! CULT CLASSIC by Sloane CrosleyISBN 9780374603397 | on sale 6/7/22Download on Edelweiss and NetGalley “Crosley (THE CLASP) offers a witty and fantastical story of dating and experimental psychology in New York City.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review “The […]

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New Edelweiss E-galleys (1/26/22)

Hello e-galley readers! Check out some of the exciting e-galleys that were recently added to Edelweiss for your downloading pleasure: THE LAST KARANKAWAS by Kimberly GarzaISBN 9781250819857 | on sale 8/9/22 Welcome to Galveston, Texas. Population 50,241. Carly Castillo has only ever known Galveston. For as far back as she can remember, her grandmother Magdalena […]

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Spring/Summer 2022 GENRE FICTION Book Buzz

Check out some of the exciting GENRE FICTION titles coming your way in Spring/Summer 2022! I AM AYAH by Donna Hill | July 26, 2022 | 9781649371461RUNNING FOR THE HILLS by Avery Flynn | August 23, 2022 | 9781649370792ORDINARY MONSTERS by J. M. Miro | June 7, 2022 | 9781250833662HIDDEN PICTURES by Jason Rekulak | May 3, 2022 | […]

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TLA 2021 Is Virtual!

Texas’ premier librarian gathering is going virtual! Visit our virtual booth for exciting resources PLUS check out our amazing authors on virtual panels throughout the conference! Thursday, April 22 3:00-4:00pm CTRead With Pride: YA LGBTQ+ Lit panelFeaturing Dahlia Adler (COOL FOR THE SUMMER) and Julia Lynn Rubin (TROUBLE GIRLS) 4:15-5:15pm CTRadical Misinformation: How Extreme Ideas […]

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Forget Your Troubles Book Buzz Recap (1/25/21)

We hope you were able to forget your troubles and gladden your heart with today’s author panel and book buzz! In case you weren’t able to tune in, check out all the uplifting titles we presented below. And, if you want to watch it all again, click here. THE DATING DARE by Jayci Lee | […]

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ALMA ALA Midwinter Book Buzz Recap (1/19/21)

In case you missed it, we presented six exciting forthcoming titles in today’s ALMA ALA Midwinter Book Buzz. Check out what all the buzz was about with the title list below. You can also watch a recording of the presentation here. SORROWLAND by Rivers Solomon | 9780374266776 | 5/4/21 OF WOMEN AND SALT by Gabriela […]

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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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MacLib + Tor/Forge ALA Midwinter 2021 Pre-Game

Join Macmillan Library & Tor/Forge for our ALA Midwinter 2021 Pre-Game virtual extravaganza, an afternoon of book buzzing + author panels! Thursday, January 21, 20212:00-5:00pm ETLive only on Crowdcast WATCH HERE. DOWNLOAD THE BOOK BUZZ PDF HERE. 2:00-2:50pm: YA Author Spotlight PanelFeaturing Romina Garber (LOBIZONA / CAZADORA) Melissa Albert (TALES FROM THE HINTERLAND) Bethany C. […]

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For Your Consideration: February 2021 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and vote for your favorite February titles for the February 2021 LibraryReads list! Votes due January 1! THE FOUR WINDS by Kristin Hannah “The storytelling is propulsive, and the contemporary relevance of the novel’s themes—among them, how outsiders are unfairly blamed for economic inequalities—provides additional depth in this rich, rewarding read about family […]

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