#breaking in books

Here are the New York Public Library’s Top Checkouts Of 2021

These are the top ten books checked out most from the New York Public Library in 2021.

READING RAINBOW LIVE Announces Theme and Cast of First Episode

The premiere Reading Rainbow Live event will include participation from attendees through games and other interactions on the platform Looped.

Barack Obama Releases His Favorite Books of 2021

Barack Obama has shared his list of 23 of his favorite books from the last year, including a mix of new releases and backlist titles.

BTS Releases a Teaser Trailer for Their New Webcomic/Webnovel

The K-pop band BTS is creating a webcomic and webnovel called 7Fates: CHAKHO, and the teaser trailer has just been released.

THE ATLAS SIX is Being Adapted into a Series by Amazon

After a bidding war, Amazon has secured the rights to adapt the TikTok-famous fantasy novel The Atlas Six into a series.

School Library Journal Starts a Library Censorship Tips Hotline

In response to an increase in book censorship attempts in 2021, the School Library Journal has started a library censorship tips hotline.

Wattpad Partners with ViacomCBS to Adapt Stories to Streaming

Viacom will adapt stories from Wattpad as well as the webcomic platform WEBTOON into series to stream on Paramount+.

Malcolm X’s Prison Cell Is Transformed Into a Freedom Library

This is the first of 1,000 of Reginald Dwayne Betts's planned Freedom Libraries to be installed in prisons across the U.S.

Trailer Released for HARRIET THE SPY TV Show

A "first look" at the new animated Harriet the Spy TV show has just gone up on YouTube, and it promises to be a "Valentine" to the book.

Barnes & Noble Offers 25% Off Pre-Orders

Barnes & Noble is currently offering 25% off pre-order books for a limited time. Find the code and details here.