Core E-book Collections: Halloween

Spooky season is upon us, and what better way to get in the spirit than with a chilling read! Check out our specially curated list of creepy, thrilling, and mind-boggling eBooks that will get those hearts pounding and make you believe in everything that goes bump in the night. THE FACT OF A BODY: A […]

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NYPL Summer 2018 Staff Picks

NYPL Summer 2018 Staff Picks

New York Public Library’s Summer 2018 Staff Picks for Adults includes 8 excellent Macmillan titles: ANNIHILATION by Jeff VanderMeer THE BALLAD OF BLACK TOM by Victor LaValle BEHIND HER EYES by Sarah Pinborough HER BODY AND OTHER PARTIES by Carmen Maria Machado REGISTERS OF ILLUMINATED VILLAGES: Poems by Tarfia Faizullah TRUE CRIME ADDICT: How I […]

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Maximum Shelf: AN UNEXPLAINED DEATH

Maximum Shelf: AN UNEXPLAINED DEATH

“If my pursuits appear unhealthy to the modern eye, that is simply because they are no longer fashionable. Mine is the unhealthiness of the modern-day ascetic, the anchorite, the mortifier of the flesh. These moments I seek are my mementi mori, ritual injunctions reminding me that my own death is a little closer every day.” […]

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Thriller Thursday (6/2/16 Edition)

Thriller Thursday (6/2/16 Edition)

Three detectives and two true crime stories are part of today’s all-star #ThrillerThursday lineup: STEALING THE COUNTESS by David Housewright “A Stradivarius goes missing and all hell breaks loose in the thirteenth entry in Edgar-winning Housewright’s very strong Mac McKenzie series. Greatly enhancing the story are the fascinating details Housewright provides on the history and […]

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