Mac Lib From Home Round-Up (1/15/21)

Welcome to Mac Lib From Home, our fun-sized buzz series from our homes to yours! The youngest original Freedom Rider gives a front-row view to one of the most significant events in American Civil Rights history in Charles Person’s BUSES ARE A COMIN’: Memoir of a Freedom Rider. Watch Talia’s full video here. Private investigator […]

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YA Round-Up (1/12/21)

This YA round-up spotlights a novel of romance and sisterhood with a dash of awkwardness, the highly anticipated return to Alice Proserpine’s mesmerizing world, a gorgeously illustrated collection of stories journeying into the Hinterland, and a heartbreaking story of impossible love. YOU HAVE A MATCH by Emma Lord An Indie Next pick and a YA […]

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Happy Half Hour (12/14/20)

For the last Happy Half Hour of 2020, we have a heartfelt debut about a woman discovering her true self, a modern thriller with a poetic serial killer, two strangers linked by a DNA test, and a deeply romantic YA debut fantasy. THE LITTLE FRENCH BRIDAL SHOP by Jennifer Dupee | 9781250271525 | 3/9/21THE POET […]

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Day’s YA: DOWN COMES THE NIGHT (Librarian Guest Post)

It’s Day #2 of our week-long celebration & a special guest is here to share a gorgeous, wintry YA fantasy! This latest Day’s YA installment comes to you from Nathalie DeFelice, Children’s Librarian at Springdale Library. DOWN COMES THE NIGHT by Allison Saft9781250623638Available on March 2, 2020 from Wednesday BooksAges 13 – 18E-galley on Edelweiss […]

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NYPL YA Book Buzz Recap (10/28/20)

In case you missed today’s NYPL YA Book Buzz, or just want a refresher, check out all the amazing YA titles we presented! Click here to download the slides. YOU HAVE A MATCH by Emma Lord | 9781250237309 | 1/5/21 | ages 12 to 18 TALES FROM THE HINTERLAND by Melissa Albert | 9781250302724 | […]

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Mac Lib From Home Round-Up (10/8/20)

Welcome to Mac Lib From Home, our fun-sized buzz series from our homes to yours! We’re ushering in Spooky Season with this #MacLibFromHome pick: Melissa Albert’s dark and enchanting and entirely original collection of fairy tales, TALES FROM THE HINTERLAND. Watch Emily’s full video here. A suspense novelist/single mom is mistaken for a contract killer […]

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YA Spotlight (10/5/20)

This YA spotlight has not one, but two debuts including a world where the powerful control the truth, and a historical fantasy all about alchemy. And don’t miss the trade paperback edition of the bestselling thriller where sixteen year old girls get sent to the woods. HUSH by Dylan Farrow “In Montane, where words and […]

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Mac Lib From Home Round-Up (9/11/20)

Welcome to Mac Lib From Home, our fun-sized buzz series from our homes to yours! Alchemy, danger, and betrayal combine in Samantha Cohoe’s debut YA historical fantasy, A GOLDEN FURY. Watch Emily’s full video here. Coming of age + family secrets + an explosive twist in The Big Easy in this #MacLibFromHome pick: Melissa Ginsburg’s […]

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YA Spotlight (8/31/20)

This YA spotlight takes us to a world made dangerous by the sea in FABLE, and through sleepless nights filled with trauma, heartbreak, and love in THE INSOMNIACS. FABLE by Adrienne Young “Memorable characters reinforce the theme of found family, while a slow-burning romance adds a tense undercurrent that leads to the cliffhanger ending.”–Publishers Weekly […]

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Mac Lib From Home Round-Up (8/13/20)

Welcome to Mac Lib From Home, our fun-sized buzz series from our homes to yours! Pinocchio meets Frankenstein in a dark fairy tale retelling with war, magic, and assassins: THE PUPPETMASTER’S APPRENTICE by debut author Lisa DeSelm. Watch Emily’s full video here. Reflect on love, life, and loss with Michael J. Fox in his upcoming […]

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