February 2021 LibraryReads List

You voted, they counted, and THE FOUR WINDS by Kristin Hannah, FINLAY DONOVAN IS KILLING IT by Elle Cosimano, and THE ECHO WIFE by Sarah Gailey are LibraryReads Picks for February 2021, plus Jane Harper adds to her Hall of Fame-ness with THE SURVIVORS! THE FOUR WINDS by Kristin Hannah (#1 PICK!)ISBN 9781250178602, on sale […]

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Booklist Editors’ Choice 2020

Booklist has revealed their editors’ top picks of the year’s outstanding books for public library collections, including these Macmillan titles: JUST US: An American Conversation by Claudia RankineFRIDA IN AMERICA: The Creative Awakening of a Great Artist by Celia StahrSIGH, GONE: A Misfit’s Memoir of Great Books, Punk Rock, and the Fight to Fit In […]

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Winter 2021 Events with MacLib!

Register now for our winter wonderland of virtual events! Hear from authors Sara Nisha Adams [THE READING LIST], Jayci Lee [THE DATING DARE, A SWEET MESS] and Polly Samson [A THEATER FOR DREAMERS], followed by happy reading recommendations from your favorite book-talkers Virginia, Talia, and Annie. Monday, January 25, 20214:00-5:00pm ESTLive only on Crowdcast Register […]

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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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Mac Lib From Home Round-Up (11/12/20)

Welcome to Mac Lib From Home, our fun-sized buzz series from our homes to yours! Triplet sisters learn about their town’s history of chemical poisoning and the truth of what happened to them in Laurie Frankel’s ONE TWO THREE. Watch Talia’s full video here. Domestic suspense meets near-future sci-fi when a scientist discovers her husband […]

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E-Books You Might’ve Missed (11/11/20)

From memoirs and sci-fi to YA and historical fiction, check out this round-up of e-books published throughout 2020 that has something for every type of reader! A MOST BEAUTIFUL THING: The True Story of America’s First All-Black High School Rowing Team by Arshay Cooper OTHER PEOPLE’S PETS by R. L. Maizes SAINT X by Alexis […]

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Booklist SFF/Horror 2020 Spotlight

Calling all SFF/Horror fans! Booklist picked the top 10 books and debuts from 2020 that need to be on your shelves. Top 10 SF/Fantasy & Horror: 2020 NETWORK EFFECT: A Murderbot Novel by Martha WellsUPRIGHT WOMEN WANTED by Sarah Gailey Top 10 SF/Fantasy & Horror Debuts: 2020 THE EMPRESS OF SALT AND FORTUNE by Nghi […]

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New E-galleys (6/8/20)

Hello e-galley readers! Check out some of the exciting e-galleys that were recently added to Edelweiss for your downloading pleasure: TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE by Carola LoveringISBN 9781250271372, on sale 3/2/21 From Carola Lovering, the author of TELL ME LIES, comes an emotionally nuanced psychological suspense, and an obsessive, addictive love story, for fans […]

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Adult Books for Teens

This month’s roundup of Adult Books for Teens includes a CIA memoir, an epic fantasy, an historical look at the 1938 Cote d’Azur, and a western featuring queer librarian spies on horseback. UPRIGHT WOMEN WANTED by Sarah Gailey97812502135872/4/2020 Award-winning author Sarah Gailey reinvents the pulp Western with an explicitly antifascist, near-future story of queer identity. […]

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