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Calling all romance fans! This week's episode of The Library Love Fest Podcast features a conversation between New York Times bestselling author Sarah MacLean and her editor Carrie Feron, Senior Vice President and Executive Editor at Avon and William Morrow.... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Library Love Fest
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Please join us for a night of stories by and about strong women told through three genres: mystery, history, and romance. June 29, 2021 7:00 - 8:00pm ET Register for the 6/29 CrowdCast event! About As the Wicked Watch by... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Library Love Fest
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DREAM GIRL IS A DREAM! Fan favorite and all-around fabulous person Laura Lippman crushes it again in her latest novel, Dream Girl, a dark, complex tale of psychological suspense with echoes of Misery involving a novelist, incapacitated by injury, who... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Library Love Fest
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So, you've finished the first season of Bridgerton on Netflix...now what? Well, not to fear! We have you covered. Below you will see a list of all the Bridgerton books in the series and books within that world as well... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Hello, librarians! You voted, they counted, and the winners have finally been announced! This month, we are thrilled to share that Devil in Disguise by Lisa Kleypas has been selected for the July LibraryReads List! We're also thrilled that we... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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On this week's podcast episode, we welcome Mary Adkins back to the podcast for a conversation about her new book, Palm Beach, which publishes August 3, 2021. Palm Beach is a thought-provoking page-turner from the author of When You Read... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Today we are thrilled to have a guest post from Tim Fielder, cartoonist, animator, Afrofuturist, AND author/illustrator of the graphic novel INFINITUM (on sale now)! This epic Afrofuturist tale spans millennia as it follows Warrior King Aja Oba, cursed by... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Hello, librarians. Welcome to summer! May these warmer months bring you rest, relaxation, and much reading fulfillment. We hope our staff suggestions for the August LibraryReads List will prove to be perfect pool-side partners, beach-side buddies, and hammock-hanging helpers. As... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Check out our schedule for ALA 2021! TUESDAY, JUNE 22 11:30-1:00 ET Adult Library Marketers Assn. (ALMA) Book Buzz—Live! Hear about upcoming books from various publishing houses! RSVP here. WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23 THINKFIT@ALA HEALTH AND FITNESS STAGE: Women’s Health and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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This week on the podcast, we are featuring a conversation between critically acclaimed historical romance author Cat Sebastian and Elle Keck, Editor at Avon and William Morrow. They discuss Cat's new book (her paperback debut), The Queer Principles of Kit... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Today, we welcome a guest post from J.B. MacKinnon, author of The Day the World Stops Shopping—a thoughtful and surprisingly optimistic book that investigates how we may achieve a world without shopping. Check out some of the praise for the... Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Hello, librarians! You voted, they counted, and the winners have finally been announced! This month, we are thrilled to share that The One Hundred Years of Lenni and Margot by Marianne Cronin, Our Woman in Moscow by Beatriz Williams, and... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2021 at Library Love Fest
Hey podcast listeners! Since audiobooks are so popular in libraries, we wanted to give you an overview of some new audiobooks from HarperCollins on the podcast this week. We are joined by Bethany Johnsrud, National Accounts Rep, for a conversation... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Today, we would like to welcome New York Times bestselling author Kate White for a guest blog post. Her upcoming book, The Fiancée, is a riveting psychological thriller about a captivating woman who joins a family and threatens to upend... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Hello, librarians. Happy May! Random fact: the UK celebrates National Smile Month beginning May 17th. Why do we bring this up? Well, nothing makes us smile more than a great book...and with our staff suggestions for the July LibraryReads List,... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2021 at Library Love Fest
Watch our past Door to Door episode from June 11, 2020 where we featured recommended anti-racism reads. We were joined by Wendy Bartlett, the Collection Development Manager/Book Buyer for the Cuyahoga County Library in Ohio, K.C. Boyd, Library Media Specialist... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Hello librarian friends! Who's going to Library Journal's Day of Dialog on Thursday, May 6th? If you haven't yet registered for this free event, there's still time! Register for Library Journal's Day of Dialog Whether it's the incredible author panels,... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2021 at Library Love Fest
Hello, librarians. We're very excited to share our latest episode of The Library Love Fest Podcast, featuring a conversation between LLF's Chris Connolly and Matt Bell, author of Appleseed, on sale July 13th. If you're a fan of Neal Stephenson,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Today we welcome a guest blog post from Lawrence Lessig, author of They Don't Represent Us, on the day of the paperback release. They Don't Represent Us argues with insight and urgency that our democracy no longer represents us and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2021 at Library Love Fest
We're back with another wonderful podcast episode! This week, we welcome Katy Hamilton, Senior Editor at HarperOne, to the podcast to speak with Propaganda—author, musician, speaker, and activist. He also has a podcast of his own! He co-hosts The Red... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Today, we welcome Maryanne O'Hara, author of Little Matches, to the blog. Little Matches published today, April 20th. It is an emotionally raw and inspiring memoir that illuminates a mother’s grief over the loss of her adult child and considers... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Check out these upcoming Summer reads that were featured in the April issue of Booklist: Palm Beach by Mary Adkins Capture the Crown by Jennifer Estep Count the Ways by Joyce Maynard The Fiancée by Kate White Maps for the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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Hello, librarians! You voted, they counted, and the winners have finally been announced! This month, we are thrilled to share that Mary Jane by Jessica Anya Blau has been selected for the May LibraryReads List! We're also excited to announce... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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We have a new interview from Carol Fitzgerald, President of the Book Report Network! She recently interviewed Nadia Hashimi, author of Sparks Like Stars—on sale now. Nadia is the bestselling author of The Pearl That Broke Its Shell, The House... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2021 at Library Love Fest
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The Minister Primarily by John Oliver Killens: A major literary event—the eagerly anticipated publication of a long-lost novel from legendary writer and three-time Pulitzer Prize nominee John Oliver Killens, hailed as the founding father of the Black Arts Movement and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2021 at Library Love Fest