Historical Fiction Spotlight (11/16/22)

We’re traveling back in time with two touching love stories, one set in 1950s Alaska with an unlikely and turbulent marriage, and the next in 1878 Cambridge with a beautiful portrait of first love and overcoming life’s worst obstacles. HOMESTEAD by Melinda Moustakis Available for download on Edelweiss here. LibraryReads votes due by January 1st. […]

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If You Liked These Then You’ll Love This: THE END OF DRUM-TIME (10/11/22)

Hanna Pylväinen’s epic love story THE END OF DRUM-TIME is a beautiful tale set in a remote village in the Scandinavian tundra about a young reindeer herder and a minister’s daughter. Available for download on Edelweiss here. Fill out this form for your receive to win an ARC. “With immersive details of Bible thumping and […]

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Author Spotlight: Kristin Hannah (2/9/21)

#1 New York Times bestselling author Kristin Hannah is no stranger to writing historical fiction that will change the way you look at the world. Her powerful new novel takes us to the Great Depression with a story about land and family. THE FOUR WINDS 2 starred reviews, a #1 LibraryReads pick, and an Indie […]

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THE NIGHTINGALE Read-Alikes

If you cried your way through Kristin Hannah’s THE NIGHTINGALE (like I did) and are still thinking about sisters Isabelle and Vianne, you are not alone. It’s hard to find a story as moving and filled with love as THE NIGHTINGALE, but check out these read-alikes that are guaranteed to hit you in the feels… […]

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December 2018 Bestsellers and Recent Releases

December 2018 Bestsellers and Recent Releases

Here’s our updated Edelweiss collection of this month’s bestsellers and recently released titles, perfect for collection development! Here are some of the top titles for December 2018: BestsellersTHE DIVERSITY DELUSION: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine Our Culture by Heather Mac Donald THE GREAT ALONE by Kristin Hannah KILLING THE SS: The Hunt […]

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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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SLJ’s Best Adult Books 4 Teens 2018

SLJ’s Best Adult Books 4 Teens 2018

School Library Journal recently published their annual list of Best Adult Books 4 Teens and four Macmillan titles made the cut! THE GREAT ALONE by Kristin Hannah In her follow-up to THE NIGHTINGALE, Hannah highlights, with vivid description, the natural dangers of 1974 Alaska juxtaposed with incongruous domestic violence. CITY OF LIES by Sam Hawke […]

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NYPL Best Books of 2018

NYPL Best Books of 2018

Librarians obviously have the best taste in books, so we’re super excited to share the New York Public Library’s 2018 Best Books for Adults!  Top Ten WOMAN WORLD by Aminder Dhaliwal Edge-of-Your-Seat Reads THE WIFE BETWEEN US by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen Escape to Another World SEMIOSIS by Sue Burke Fiction BROTHER by David […]

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2018 Holiday E-Book Sale

2018 Holiday E-Book Sale

Jingle bells, e-book sales, stock up on bestsellers today! Now’s the perfect time to stock up on bestselling and critically acclaimed 2018 titles with our Holiday e-Book sales for libraries! We will have two e-book promotions running in November and December, so read on for more information on how you can take advantage of this […]

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Kristin Hannah’s THE GREAT ALONE is a LibraryReads Favorite of Favorites 2018!

Kristin Hannah’s THE GREAT ALONE is a LibraryReads Favorite of Favorites 2018!

You read it, you loved it, you voted for it, and now Kristin Hannah‘s THE GREAT ALONE is a LibraryReads Favorite of Favorites 2018! YAY!   The “Favorite of Favorites” list takes the place of the traditional December list, with the top nominations for titles due to be published in December 2018 and January 2019 appearing […]

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