Kat Leyh Talk Now Online

Didn’t manage to make the Kat Leyh author talk Whitney and I conducted ? Don’t worry! The full discussion is now online. Whitney did such a wonderful interviewing the comic book artist and it was a conversation you definitely want to check out! Watch Below!

Book Review: Bloomsbury Girls by Natalie Jenner

Format: Hardcover Pages: 304 pages Published:  May 17, 2022 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press (UK: Alison & Busby) Genre: Historical Fiction

Author Talk with Misa of Japanese Ammo & Mike Montesa

Perfect event for manga fans and lovers! Manga extraordinaire and regular contributor to this blog, Joe Pascullo, will be hosting an author talk that fans of his recommendations would love to attend. Join him Thursday, May 26 at 1 PM EDT where he will be in discussion with with Misa of Japanese Ammo & MikeContinue reading “Author Talk with Misa of Japanese Ammo & Mike Montesa”

Joseph Knox Talk Now Online

Didn’t manage to make the special Dueling Detectives author talk I conducted with Joseph Know? Don’t worry! The full discussion is now online. Adena and I had a wonderful time talking with Joseph about his latest mystery, True Crime Story! Watch Below!

Stories in Verse: New & Upcoming Novels in Verse in 2022

What is the fascination with novels in verse? You probably browse the bookshelves and recently see a resurgence of books written in verse…and this is a beautiful thing. Not only verse storytelling gives a different way of reading a book with diverse characters and writing, but novels in verse are a great way to encourageContinue reading “Stories in Verse: New & Upcoming Novels in Verse in 2022”

Julio Anta Talk Now Online

Whitney and I had a wonderful time talking with Julio Anta about his insightful and action-packed graphic novel, Home last week! If you were unable to attend or you just want to relive the talk, the full recording is now online. Watch Below!

2021 Highland Book Prize Shortlist

The Highland Book Prize announced the 4 titles that have been selected for the 2021 shortlist. Established in 2017, this literary prize celebrates the finest published work that recognizes the rich talent, landscape and cultural diversity of the Highlands.

Nadine Matheson Talk Now Online

Didn’t manage to make the special Dueling Detectives author talk I conducted with Nadine Matheson? Don’t worry! The full discussion is now online. Adena and I had so much fun talking with Nadine about her debut mystery, The Jigsaw Man! Watch Below!

Author Talk with Julio Anta

Join me and my friend and fellow librarian, Whitney Davidson-Rhodes for another exciting author talk that will be happening this week with comic book writer, Julio Anta.

2022 Women’s Prize for Fiction Longlist

The longlist for the 2022 Women’s Prize for Fiction was announced on International Women’s Day.  This year’s longlist honors both debut and acclaimed writers and a range of genres and themes, which span the globe in settings, from Trinidad, Cyprus and a dystopian England, to Cape Cod, Buchenwald, and Vietnam. Here are the books listed: