Browser Extension Shows You if Amazon Book is At your Library: Critical Linking, January 13, 2017

Today’s Critical Linking is sponsored by Two Days Gone by Randall Silvis.


Chrome: Amazon may be convenient, but nothing beats free. So, when you’re shopping for books on the site, Library Extension will find those same books at your local library. You can even drive to pick them up faster than Amazon can ship them.

Well isn’t that handy!

It’s been a long, turbulent sleep, but now the Rooster wakes. Introducing the shortlist, judges, commentators, and Zombie poll for the 13th edition of The Morning News Tournament of Books.

The Rooster is about to crow!

To that end, we’ve created an infographic that shows the most frequently borrowed titles on OverDrive in 2016. At the beginning of each year, you can always expect to see familiar names like Grisham, Child, Evanovich, Baldacci and, of course, Rowling. However, there are are some surprises on this list as well including authors with recent debuts, Pulitzer Prize winners and titles from various genres.

The most-frequently checked-out ebooks and audiobooks from libraries via Overdrive in 2016!

Up to 80% off books you actually want to read.