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Booklist Seeks Interns for 2019!

Booklist Seeks Interns for 2019!

Gain valuable publishing experience by becoming an intern for Booklist Publications in Chicago! Please send your cover letter and resume to Mary Pullen ([email protected]). Be sure to indicate whether you are seeking a spring (February–May), summer (June–August), or fall (September–December) internship. Candidates should be available 10–15 hours per week. For over a century, Booklist has helped more […]

Booklist Editors Dominate Chicago Literature (Again)

Booklist Editors Dominate Chicago Literature (Again)

Venerable Chicago alt-weekly NewCity has released Lit 50 2018, its list of the city’s most influential “artists who are actively publishing, reading and writing.” And they’ve named Booklist’s Books for Youth editor Daniel Kraus the second-most important person in Chicago literature! Here’s why: New York Times bestselling author Daniel Kraus is no stranger to the macabre. […]

It’s Mystery Month 2018!

It’s Mystery Month 2018!

A week from now, Booklist will embark on our most exciting ritual: Mystery Month! This year marks the ninth annual, month-long celebration of all things mysterious. This Thursday, April 26, we’ll host the first of two Mystery Month webinars at 1pm CST. Annie Bostrom, Booklist’s associate editor of adult books, will preview forthcoming mysteries, thrillers, and espionage […]

Last Chance to Enter School Libraries in Need Giveaway

Last Chance to Enter School Libraries in Need Giveaway

In November, Booklist and the American Association of School Librarians launched a program, sponsored by Schoolastic, to give 500 school libraries in need year-long subscriptions to Booklist, Book Links, and Booklist Online. Today—February 14—is the last day to enter our giveaway. All school librarians need to do is submit a short (paragraph-length) essay explaining the collection development constraints you face and […]

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Booklist Goes to Midwinter

Booklist Goes to Midwinter

Hey Midwinter attendees: Booklist will be at booth #916. Don’t be a stranger! We’ve got a lot going on and a lot of freebies to give away, including super dope tote bags commemorating the Carnegie Awards, buttons, book marks, and copies of the latest Booklist. We’ve got a special discount subscription rate, too! And don’t forget: Booklist […]

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More School Libraries in Need Speak Out

More School Libraries in Need Speak Out

In November, Booklist and the American Association of School Librarians launched a program, sponsored by Schoolastic, to give 500 school libraries in need year-long subscriptions to Booklist, Book Links, and Booklist Online. To enter, we’ve asked school librarians to submit short essays explaining the collection development constraints they face and why a Booklist subscription would help them serve their students. Entries are rolling in, so […]

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School Libraries in Need Speak Out

School Libraries in Need Speak Out

In November, Booklist and the American Association of School Librarians launched a program, sponsored by Schoolastic, to give 500 school libraries in need year-long subscriptions to Booklist, Book Links, and Booklist Online. To enter, we’ve asked school librarians to submit short essays explaining the collection development constraints they face and why a Booklist subscription would help them serve their students. Entries are rolling […]

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Booklist Editors Announce Top of the List 2017 (VIDEO)

Booklist Editors Announce Top of the List 2017 (VIDEO)

Watch Booklist editors Donna Seaman, Sarah Hunter, and Annie Bostrom announce our 2017 Top of the List winners in a video filmed at Chicago’s spectacular new American Writers’ Museum. Top of the List books represent the best of our annual Editors’ Choice lists in seven categories: adult nonfiction and fiction; youth nonfiction, fiction, and picture […]

Booklist and AASL Announce Schools in Need Giveaway Program

Booklist and AASL Announce Schools in Need Giveaway Program

We here at Booklist, along with the American Association of School Librarians and our sponsor, Scholastic, will provide expert book-and-media buying assistance to school librarians in need by providing year-long subscriptions to Booklist, Book Links, and Booklist Online to 500 schools across the U.S. This first-of-its-kind promotion launched in November. To win a subscription, school librarians can submit short essays (150 […]

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The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Food and Series Nonfiction

The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Food and Series Nonfiction

The October 1 issue of Booklist magazine is now live. Visit Booklist Online, where you’ll find 287 new reviews and 11 new feature articles and lists. The articles will be free to all for the next two weeks—to have unrestricted access, you’ll need to log in. If you aren’t yet a subscriber, or do subscribe but haven’t registered […]