Posted in Books | May 26, 2022
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…
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Posted in Books | November 1, 2021
                                              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…
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Posted in Books | November 1, 2021
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…
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Posted in Books | September 1, 2021
Here are some of the new books coming to the Library for adults, teens, and children—from novels and history to an uplifting anthem and picture book for children as well as novels for Hispanic Heritage Month.   September 7, 2021 Beautiful World, Where Are You?  (adult) by…
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Posted in Books | July 20, 2021
                                         Spotlight on New Books for July/August  Check out the library’s newest arrivals for adults, teens, and children. Enjoy critically acclaimed selections such as historical nonfiction, a YA novel about an apocalypse, and a picture book…
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