Stay Informed: Books on Pandemics

Are you looking for more information on the spread of disease throughout history and today? Check out Macmillan’s offerings on pandemics and more to stay informed. THE END OF EPIDEMICS: The Looming Threat to Humanity and How to Stop It by Jonathan D. Quick, MD, with Bronwyn Fryer Duke Global Health Institute faculty member and […]

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NYPL Summer 2019 Adult Staff Picks

NYPL Summer 2019 Adult Staff Picks

Get out your beach chair and sunglasses, it’s time for NYPL’s Summer 2019 Adult Staff picks! ECHO NORTH by Joanna Ruth Meyer IN WEST MILLS by De’Shawn Charles Winslow THE MOTHER-IN-LAW by Sally Hepworth NO VISIBLE BRUISES: What We Don’t Know About Domestic Violence Can Kill Us by Rachel Louise Snyder OUTLINE by Rachel Cusk […]

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2019 Locus Award Finalists

2019 Locus Award Finalists

Congratulations to our out-of-this-world 2019 Locus Award finalists and winners! Science Fiction Novel THE CALCULATING STARS by Mary Robinette Kowal–WINNER!IF TOMORROW COMES: Book 2 of the Yesterday’s Kin Trilogy by Nancy Kress Fantasy Novel THE MONSTER BARU CORMORANT by Seth Dickinson DEEP ROOTS by Ruthanna Emrys THE MERE WIFE by Maria Dahvana Headley First Novel SEMIOSIS […]

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2019 PEN America Literary Award Finalists

2019 PEN America Literary Award Finalists

Macmillan has TEN finalists for the 2019 PEN American Literacy Awards! PEN/ROBERT W. BINGHAM PRIZE FOR DEBUT SHORT STORY COLLECTIONA LUCKY MAN: Stories by Jamel Brinkley HALF GODS by Akil Kumarasamy PEN/HEMINGWAY AWARD FOR A DEBUT NOVELSEVERANCE by Ling Ma PEN OPEN BOOK AWARDEYE LEVEL: Poems by Jenny Xie PEN TRANSLATION PRIZENEVADA DAYS by Bernardo […]

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Chicago Public Library’s 2018 Best of the Best

Chicago Public Library’s 2018 Best of the Best

Remember when we said librarians had the best taste in books?  Well feast your eyes on the Chicago Public Library’s favorite books of 2018!  Top 10 SEVERANCE by Ling Ma Adult WHEN EINSTEIN WALKED WITH GÖDEL: Excursions to the Edge of Thought by Jim Holt GIRLS BURN BRIGHTER by Shobha Rao SMALL ANIMALS: Parenthood in […]

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New York Times Notable Books of 2018

New York Times Notable Books of 2018

Oh happy happy day! The New York Times picked 13 Macmillan titles  to join their Notable Books of 2018 list. GO US! Fiction EARLY WORK by Andrew Martin EVERYTHING UNDER by Daisy Johnson KUDOS by Rachel Cusk THE NEIGHBORHOOD by Mario Vargas Llosa; Translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman THE PARKING LOT ATTENDANT by […]

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Kirkus Best Books of 2018–Fiction

Kirkus Best Books of 2018–Fiction

Kirkus released the first round of their year-end best-of lists, starting with their best fiction titles of 2018! Mystery/Thriller EIGHTEEN BELOW: A Fabian Risk Novel by Stefan Ahnhem NEWCOMER: A Mystery by Keigo Higashino; Translated by Giles Murray KINGDOM OF THE BLIND: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel by Louise Penny Science Fiction and Fantasy STATE […]

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Vote Now in the Goodreads Choice Awards 2018

Vote Now in the Goodreads Choice Awards 2018

Voting for the 10th Annual Goodreads Choice Awards is now open! Goodreads has gathered the best titles from across all genres, and we’re happy to share the Macmillan titles currently nominated for your voting pleasure. Voting for the opening round closes November 4th, so head over to Goodreads and submit your votes now. Fiction NINE […]

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Ling Ma’s SEVERANCE Wins 2018 Kirkus Prize for Fiction

Ling Ma’s SEVERANCE Wins 2018 Kirkus Prize for Fiction

Congratulations to Ling Ma’s debut SEVERANCE for winning the 2018 Kirkus Prize for fiction! “Smart, funny, humane, and superbly well-written.”           —Kirkus, starred review “Embracing the [apocalyptic fiction] genre but somehow transcending it, Ma creates a truly engrossing and believable anti-Utopian world… [An] extraordinary debut.”—Booklist, starred review “A clever and dextrous debut.”—Publishers […]

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