Day’s YA: WILD TONGUES CAN’T BE TAMED

WILD TONGUES CAN’T BE TAMED: 15 Voices from the Latinx Diaspora by Saraciea J. Fennell9781250763426Available September 14, 2021 from Flatiron BooksAges 12-18 E-galley available from Edelweiss and NetGalley In this groundbreaking and poignant anthology, Saraciea J. Fennell gathers an all-star cast of fifteen Latinx writers to tell their stories, including Elizabeth Acevedo, Mark Oshiro, and […]

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Day’s YA: TALES FROM THE HINTERLAND

“To all the readers whose first language was fairy tales.” TALES FROM THE HINTERLAND by Melissa Albert9781250302724Available now from Flatiron BooksAges 12 – 18 Also by Melissa Albert:THE HAZEL WOOD THE NIGHT COUNTRY Melissa Albert’s debut, THE HAZEL WOOD, and its sequel, THE NIGHT COUNTRY, transported readers to the magical world of the Hinterland found […]

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Happy Half Hour (10/5/20)

This week’s Happy Half Hour features a small-town suspense, a beautiful and timely debut, a sizzling new mystery series, and an illustrated collection of stories. PICKARD COUNTY ATLAS by Chris Harding Thornton | 9780374231255 | 1/5/21 WAITING FOR THE NIGHT SONG by Julie Carrick Dalton | 9781250269188 | 1/12/21 DEEP INTO THE DARK by P.J. […]

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#PubDay (6/18/19)

#PubDay (6/18/19)

An apocalyptic satire and an exploration of black women’s relationships to their hair are today’s #bookbirthday celebrants! FKA USA by Reed King A July 2019 Indie Next Pick! “Readers who like their apocalyptic fiction with a hearty serving of weird will want to jump on board for this wild ride.”–Booklist, starred review HOT COMB by […]

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Donna Seaman Interviews Wayétu Moore

Donna Seaman Interviews Wayétu Moore

Earlier this month, Booklist‘s Donna Seaman interviewed debut novelist Wayétu Moore about SHE WOULD BE KING, the fifth Sarah Jessica Parker Pick for Book Club Central. The two covered everything from the importance of telling stories to how Liberian history is central to that of our own. Read on. Click for a Discussion Guide, Read-Alike Titles, Downloadable Images, […]

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Sneak Peek: May 2018 Indie Next List

Sneak Peek: May 2018 Indie Next List

Four Macmillan titles made the May 2018 Indie Next List! A LUCKY MAN by Jamel Brinkley — the #1 pick! “It’s difficult to single out any story as most outstanding since they are each distinguished by Brinkley’s lyrical invention, precise descriptions of both emotional and physical terrain, and a prevailing compassion toward people as bemused by […]

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Day’s YA – HOW I RESIST

Happy New Year, YA friends! Winter Storm Grayson is in full force over here in NYC, so we’re staying bundled up today. The temperatures outside might be arctic-like, but I have a book for you that’s sure to light a fire of resistance in the hearts of readers young and old. HOW I RESIST by […]

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New Drop-In Titles!

New Drop-In Titles!

In case you missed the news, here’s the scoop on each of our drop-in titles: OLD SCHOOL: Life in the Sane Lane by Bill O’Reilly & Bruce Feirstein Out: March 28, 2017 Also available in audio, introduction read by the author Bestselling authors Bill O’Reilly and Bruce Feirstein team up to make their case about […]

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