#Breaking in Books

Kerry Washington Publishing First Book This Fall

Kerry Washington's first book will be published this year in the U.S. and the U.K. simultaneously, and will follow her life and career.

Here are the Best LGBTQ YA and Kids’ Books of 2022, According to ALA’s Rainbow Round Table

The American Library Association's Rainbow Book list is in recognition of exceptional LGBTQ children's and teen's books of the previous year.

The Bestselling Books of the Week, According to All the Lists

The New York Times, Publishers Weekly, Amazon, and Indie Bestsellers all have their own bestseller lists. Here are the combined results.

Here are the 2023 Newbery, Caldecott, and Printz Award Winners

The American Library Association has announced the 2023 winners of the Youth Media Awards, including the Newbery, Caldecott, and Printz.

New Jesmyn Ward Novel LET US DESCEND Coming in October

Jesmyn Ward's next novel, LET US DESCEND, will be published on October 3, 2023. It's her first novel since SING, UNBURIED, SING.

The Best New Book Titles, According to Goodreads

From I'm Glad My Mom Died to What We Fed to the Manticore, here are some of the new releases with the most eye-catching titles.

Novelist Paul La Farge Dies

Novelist Paul La Farge passed away from cancer on January 18th at the age of 52.

DAISY JONES & THE SIX Trailer Released

The miniseries based on Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid will premiere on Prime Video March 3, 2023 and will be 10 episodes.

Little Free Library to Launch an Indigenous Library Program

The Indigenous Library Program will start this spring and distribute books to underserved Indigenous communities throughout North America.

How To Fight New Obscenity Laws Targeting Librarians

In 2023, 8 states have passed laws making it easier to prosecute librarians for carrying so-called "obscene" books. Here's how to fight back.