This year, we're proud to continue the fight against censorship and spotlight banned books.
We're inspired by this list of the 100 most popular banned and challenged books in circulation at Queens Public Library during the past decade.
These stories will open your mind to new… READ MORE
Check out our list of recently released books for all ages, including a variety of absorbing novels, twisty thrillers, and mind-expanding nonfiction—from Kristin Dwyer’s debut YA romance Some Mistakes Were Made, to Linda Villarosa’s Under the Skin, which examines the toll… READ MORE
This June (and beyond), Queens Public Library is taking a stand against censorship and the growing national trend of book bans.
The American Library Association recently announced that it tracked an “unprecedented” number of challenges to library, school, and university… READ MORE
Spotlight on New Book Releases in November and December
Here are some of the new books coming to the Library for adults, teens, and children—from picture books for children and fantasy for young adults to novels and nonfiction for… READ MORE
Every year, the National Book Foundation awards National Book Awards in the genres of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, young people's literature, and translated literature. This year's five finalists in each category were announced in October and the winners will be announced on… READ MORE