Genre Friday: Sci-fi (2/26/21)

This week’s Genre Friday spotlights science fiction with a scientist whose husband leaves her for her own clone and a galaxy run by corporations. THE ECHO WIFE by Sarah Gailey A LibraryReads pick and an Indie Next pick! “Gailey’s expertise with suspense and their success in presenting the reader with impossible choices about the ethics […]

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Sneak Peek: February 2021 Indie Next List

The February 2021 Indie Next list features 5 Macmillan titles! THE FOUR WINDS by Kristin HannahISBN 9781250178602, on sale 2/2/21 “Hannah is a consistent best-seller, and this sharply relevant tale of a past catastrophic time will exert a particularly strong magnetic force.”–Booklist, starred review “Hannah brings Dust Bowl migration to life in this riveting story […]

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January 2021 LibraryReads List

You voted, they counted, and THE WIFE UPSTAIRS by Rachel Hawkins, REMOTE CONTROL by Nnedi Okorafor, and OUTLAWED by Anna North are LibraryReads Picks for January 2021, plus Seanan McGuire adds to her Hall of Fame-ness with ACROSS THE GREEN GRASS FIELDS! THE WIFE UPSTAIRS by Rachel Hawkins (#1 PICK!)ISBN 9781250245496, on sale 1/5/21 A […]

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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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New E-galleys (11/16/20)

Hello e-galley readers! Check out some of the exciting e-galleys that were recently added to Edelweiss for your downloading pleasure: GIRL ONE by Sara Flannery MurphyISBN 9780374601744, on sale 6/1/21 Josephine Morrow is Girl One, the first of nine “Miracle Babies” conceived without male DNA, raised on an experimental commune known as the Homestead. When […]

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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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THE GREAT ALONE + VENGEFUL = 2018 Goodreads Choice Awards Winners

THE GREAT ALONE + VENGEFUL = 2018 Goodreads Choice Awards Winners

And the votes are in! THE GREAT ALONE and VENGEFUL are both 2018 Goodreads Choice Award winners!    THE GREAT ALONE by Kristin Hannah  2018 LibraryReads Favorite of Favorites  February 2018 Indie Next Pick  Two starred reviews!  A desperate family seeks a new beginning in the near-isolated wilderness of Alaska only to find that their […]

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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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Publishers Weekly’s Best Books of 2018

Publishers Weekly’s Best Books of 2018

The first of the year-end round-ups has arrived, and we are happy to share Publishers Weekly’s Best Books of 2018! Fiction KUDOS by Rachel Cusk SHE WOULD BE KING by Wayétu Moore Mystery/Thriller CITY OF INK by Elsa Hart NINE PERFECT STRANGERS by Liane Moriarty SF/Fantasy/Horror THE CALCULATING STARS by Mary Robinette Kowal THE MERRY […]

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STEM, SCI FI, Senator Sasse + A Saucy Lady! (10/16/18)

STEM, SCI FI, Senator Sasse + A Saucy Lady! (10/16/18)

A little STEM, a little SCI FI, a Senator Sasse, and a little saucy lady on this #pubday! CREATING THINGS THAT MATTER: The Art and Science of Innovations That Last by David Edwards “This contribution to the literature of idea development is significant in that it provides practical guidelines along with timely observations. Combined with […]

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