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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NYPL Summer 2018 Staff Picks
New York Public Library’s Summer 2018 Staff Picks for Adults includes 8 excellent Macmillan titles: ANNIHILATION by Jeff VanderMeer THE BALLAD OF BLACK TOM by Victor LaValle BEHIND HER EYES by Sarah Pinborough HER BODY AND OTHER PARTIES by Carmen Maria Machado REGISTERS OF ILLUMINATED VILLAGES: Poems by Tarfia Faizullah TRUE CRIME ADDICT: How I […]
Happy National Library Week 2018!
It’s National Library Week, and what better way to celebrate than with some of our favorite books by librarians, about libraries, or starring librarians: DEAR FAHRENHEIT 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks by Annie Spence A September 2017 LibraryReads pick, Gen X-er librarian Spence’s book is a snarky, laugh-out-loud funny, deeply moving collection of […]
NYPL Winter 2018 Staff Picks
Patience & Fortitude are roaring about our New York Public Library Winter 2018 staff picks! HER BODY AND OTHER PARTIES by Carmen Maria Machado IT ENDED BADLY: Thirteen of the Worst Breakups in History by Jennifer Wright THE BLACK TIDES OF HEAVEN by JY Yang KNOTS: Stories by Gunnhild Øyehaug, translated by Kari Dickson ARBITRARY […]