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Some Books You Might Like

Here are a few books that sound pretty interesting and garnered starred reviews recently: First on the list is a book that’s been popping up a lot lately (Kudos to Putnam and her agent for getting it out there) The Reader by Traci Chee (Putnam, Sept 13, 2016) *debut novel—young adult Synopsis: After 15-year-old orphan Sefia Read More

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2016 Man Booker Short List Announced

The short list was announced this morning for the 2016 Man Booker Award and some of the names you thought might be on the list, aren’t:Paul Beatty (U.S.) for The Sellout (published in the U.S. by FSG in hardcover, Picador in paper)Deborah Levy (U.K.) for Hot Milk (Bloomsbury USA)Graeme Macrae Burnet (U.K.) for His Bloody Project (Skyhorse)Ottessa Moshfegh (U.S.) for Eileen (Penguin)David Szalay Read More

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2016 NBA Young Adult Longlist Announced

LONGLIST:  Kwame Alexander, Booked (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) Kate DiCamillo, Raymie Nightingale (Candlewick Press) John Lewis, Andrew Aydin & Nate Powell (Artist), March: Book Three (Top Shelf) Grace Lin, When the Sea Turned to Silver (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers) Anna-Marie McLemore, When the Moon Was Ours (Thomas Dunne Books / St. Martin’s Press) Meg Medina, Burn Baby Burn (Candlewick Press) Sara Pennypacker & Jon Klassen (Illustrator), Pax (Balzer Read More