PW Best Books of 2021

Announcing the Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2021! Top 10 SECOND PLACE by Rachel CuskDIRTY WORK: Essential Jobs and the Hidden Toll of Inequality in America by Eyal PressSOMEBODY’S DAUGHTER: A Memoir by Ashley C. Ford Fiction CROSSROADS by Jonathan FranzenDEAR MISS METROPOLITAN by Carolyn FerrellOUTLAWED by Anna North Mystery/Thriller THE PHOTOGRAPHER by Mary Dixie […]

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For Your Consideration: January 2022 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and vote for your favorite January titles for the January 2022 LibraryReads list! Votes due December 1! BAD LUCK BRIDESMAID by Alison Rose GreenbergISBN 9781250791597 | on sale 1/11/22Download on Edelweiss or NetGalley “Debut author Greenberg pairs a marriage-averse woman with a man looking for forever in this bittersweet treat… This multilayered, skillfully […]

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Author Spotlight: Romy Hausmann (10/19/21)

Romy Hausmann made her English debut with the twisty, suspenseful, and psychologically clever story of a woman who disappeared without a trace in DEAR CHILD. Now, SLEEPLESS brings all the mind-bending and page-turning thrills that had readers hooked with the story of a woman who gets dragged into a bizarre game in which she is […]

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Happy Half Hour (10/18/21)

In today’s Happy Half Hour we are discussing an epic love story of a girl forced to return to the home she left behind, an antique appraiser who is given a package of Jane Austen’s letters, a novel of obsession set in remote mountain peaks, and a sci-fi/horror that is Titanic meets The Shining. EDGEWOOD […]

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Get Your YA On: Book Buzz Recap (10/14/21)

IN CASE YOU MISSED OUR “GET YOUR YA ON” BOOK BUZZ, OR JUST WANT A REFRESHER, HERE ARE ALL OF THE YA TITLES WE PRESENTED! You can view all four of the publishers’ handouts here. WAKING ROMEO by Kathryn Barker | 9781250174109 | 1/4/22WHEN YOU GET THE CHANCE by Emma Lord | 9781250783349 | 1/4/22COLD […]

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Thriller Thursday (10/14/21)

Joe Gunter investigates the death of a local millionaire + Agatha Raisin is on the case with the poisoned body of an old man + the ultimate sacrifices of parenting and the realities of who our neighbors are + a group of missing friends and a twisted killer + a new holiday adventure for Chet […]

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Thriller Thursday Cozy Spotlight (10/7/21)

We’re feeling cozy this Thursday with an amateur sleuth and brewer dealing with a murder related to her past and the start of a brand new series set in a dilapidated mountain lodge. THE CURE FOR WHAT ALES YOU: A Sloan Krause Mystery by Ellie Alexander “A touch of humor and plenty of brew lore […]

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The Minotaur Sampler, Volume 4

Looking for a new book that will make your heart race? The fourth edition of The Minotaur Sampler compiles the beginnings of six can’t-miss novels–either standalone or first in series–publishing Winter 2022 for free for easy sampling. Standalone: From debut author Stacy Willingham comes a masterfully done, lyrical thriller that is certain to be the […]

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Sneak Peek: November 2021 Indie Next List

The November 2021 Indie Next list features 4 Macmillan titles! A MARVELLOUS LIGHT by Freya MarskeISBN 9781250788870 | on sale 11/2/21 “Sensual erotic scenes, an intriguing magic system, and a puzzling mystery combine to make this novel a wonder.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review “Marske’s debut is a delightful blend of Edwardian fantasy and romance, with enough […]

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Winter 2022 Librarian Preview Recap (10/5/21)

We hope you got some good recommendations in today’s Winter 2022 Librarian Preview! In case you missed it or want a recap, take a look at all the titles we presented below, and click here to watch all the fun with special guest authors Xochitl Gonzalez and Dana Schwartz! Adult NOT THE WITCH YOU WED […]

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