One City One Book Recommendations: Mystery/Thriller

If you run a One City One Book program and are looking for thrilling stories of mystery and suspense, look no further! For even more recommendations, check out this post and this Edelweiss catalog. THE INGENUE by Rachel Kapelke-Dale9781250834584Trade paperback available 12/5/23 MY DARK VANESSA meets The Queen’s Gambit in this new novel of suspense about the bonds Read More » […]

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One City One Book Recommendations: Families

If you run a One City One Book program and are looking specifically for stories about families, we’ve got you covered! For even more recommendations, check out this post and this Edelweiss catalog. And if you’re looking for coming-of-age stories instead, check out this post. THE BOOK EATERS by Sunyi Dean9781250810205Trade paperback available 8/1/23 THE Read More » […]

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One City One Book Recommendations: Coming Of Age

If you run a One City One Book program and are looking specifically for coming-of-age books for your selection this year, look no further! For even more recommendations, check out this post and this Edelweiss catalog. MY GOVERNMENT MEANS TO KILL ME by Rasheed Newson9781250833549Trade paperback available 8/22/23 A fierce and riveting queer coming-of-age story Read More » […]

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2023 Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers List

Check out these fantastic titles included in YALSA’s 2023 Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers List!! DAUGHTER by Kate McLaughlin (in the top ten!!) HOMETOWN VICTORY: A Coach’s Story of Football, Fate, and Coming Home by Keanon Lowe OUR CROOKED HEARTS by Melissa Albert THESE DEADLY GAMES by Diana Urban THIS GOLDEN STATE by Marit Weisenberg WHEN Read More » […]

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YA Spotlight (2/28/22)

In today’s YA Spotlight, we have an emotional story following a family on the run, a journey of learning to be yourself filled with fandom and friendship, and an epic love adventure taking place in a magical yet haunted forest. THIS GOLDEN STATE by Marit Weisenberg “A teen tries to unravel her parents’ secrets, truths Read More » […]

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Day’s YA: THIS GOLDEN STATE

THIS GOLDEN STATE by Marit Weisenberg97812507862723/1/22Flatiron BooksAges 12-18 E-galley available on Edelweiss and NetGalley Poppy Winslow and her family have spent the past eighteen years running away. From what? She has no idea. She doesn’t even know her parents’ real identities. But she does know one thing for sure—their lives will never be the same Read More » […]

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Happy Half Hour (11/22/21)

In this pre-Thanksgiving Happy Half Hour, we are chatting about a propulsive YA novel about a family on the run, a debut filled with impossible choices and the battle of authenticity, a masterful thriller about missing teenagers and an arrested father, and a riveting sci fi epic. THIS GOLDEN STATE by Marit Weisenberg | 9781250786272 Read More » […]

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Get Your YA On: Book Buzz Recap (10/14/21)

IN CASE YOU MISSED OUR “GET YOUR YA ON” BOOK BUZZ, OR JUST WANT A REFRESHER, HERE ARE ALL OF THE YA TITLES WE PRESENTED! You can view all four of the publishers’ handouts here. WAKING ROMEO by Kathryn Barker | 9781250174109 | 1/4/22WHEN YOU GET THE CHANCE by Emma Lord | 9781250783349 | 1/4/22COLD Read More » […]

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Winter 2022 Librarian Preview Recap (10/5/21)

We hope you got some good recommendations in today’s Winter 2022 Librarian Preview! In case you missed it or want a recap, take a look at all the titles we presented below, and click here to watch all the fun with special guest authors Xochitl Gonzalez and Dana Schwartz! Adult NOT THE WITCH YOU WED Read More » […]

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Books for Teens 2022

Read on to see all that 2022 has in store, including swoony romances, enchanting fantasies, intriguing mysteries, and much more! Follow us on Twitter (@MacmillanLib) for all book-related news, on Instagram (@Macmillan_Lib) for pretty pictures of books, and read our “Day’s YA” reviews of upcoming and backlist YA titles. Click here to view the Edelweiss Read More » […]

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