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The Week’s Book Buzzes

Saturday, May 2nd, 2020

Even though 2020 is a year with no Book Expo, no ALA Annual, there are plenty of opportunities to hear from your favorite library marketing reps.

For your weekend viewing, a roundup of this week’s buzzes:

“Mac from Home” (Macmillan Library Marketing)

5/1 — Talia (and her adorable dog, with the equally adorable name Kugel) on The Book Collectors. Separately, Amanda on the “wild ride of mystery, murder, magic, and mayhem,” Tamsyn Muir’s Harrow The Ninth.

Click here for all five “Mac Lib From Home” episodes

“Bite-Size Book Buzz” (Library Marketing reps from various houses)

4/28 — This week’s reps are from Harlequin, Soho, & Workman

Earlier episodes here

“Door to Door” (HarperCollins)

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, LibraryLoveFest talks with authors of upcoming books. On Fridays, they host an Instagram takeover with an author. This week’s guests:

4/30 — Historical Fiction with authors Beatriz Williams and Stephen P. Kiernan

4/28 — LLF Welcomes bestselling authors Susan Elizabeth Phillips and Sarah MacLean

5/1 — Instagram takeover with poet jessica Care moore, author of We Want Our Bodies Back

Earlier episodes here

4/30 — LibraryLoveFest Podcast features Meghan Deans, Senior Marketing Director of Ecco Books, who describes the imprint which is dedicated to finding literary gems and looks at several forthcoming titles. Earlier episodes here.

“Morning Book Buzz” (Penguin Random House)

EPISODE #5, April 29, 2020BOT rep Jennifer Rubins welcomes new faces to this episode including librarian and PRH marketing rep, Miriam Tulaio who reveals that she finds short stories perfect for this short-attention-span time. The group goes on to discus their favorite upcoming Beach Reads, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction, and Normal People Read-alikes and Jen comments on audiobook versions. Click to access a spreadsheet with ISBN information, and the slide deck.

Earlier episodes here.