“20 Must-read Picture Books of 2022” via #BookRiot

Just like every year, 2022 picture books are inspiring, informative, silly, joyful, emotional, and full of big messages. Through a mixture of words and beautiful illustrations, they tell big stories that will become beloved by many young (and older) readers today. And more and more diverse stories are being published every year. But the only…

20 Must-read Picture Books of 2022

“Announcing the Finalists for the 2022 #BookLife #Fiction Prize!”

Mazel Tov to all these authors!



GENERAL FICTION: Boys in Exile by Richard Duggin
MYSTERY/THRILLER: Death No Stranger by Regan Barry
ROMANCE/EROTICA: Wild at Heart by Stacy Gold
SCI-FI/FANTASY/HORROR: The Island Mother by Jon Cohn
YA/MIDDLE GRADE: Sleeping Around by Morgan Vega

See the link, below, for covers and more about the books.

Winners are announced 12/12/22.

https://booklife.com/authors/11/16/2022/announcing-the-finalists-for-the-2022-booklife-fiction-prize.html

An Interactive Map of the Universe

There’s a new interactive map of the Universe created by astronomers at Johns Hopkins University using data from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey. You can read all about it here There’s also a nice video to watch: The picture at the top of this post is not the actual map, it’s just a publicity poster. […]

An Interactive Map of the Universe

Mazel Tov to all this year’s#NationalBookAwards #Winners, 11/17/22, via Shelf Awareness

From #authors to #awardwinners!

Great reads, here. Check them out!

https://www.shelf-awareness.com/issue.html?issue=4362&share=true#m58290

from LitHub: “Meet the 2022 National Book Award Finalists”

“The winners of the 73rd National Book Awards—given every year in Young People’s Literature, Translation, Poetry, Nonfiction, and Fiction—will be announced next week in a ceremony hosted by Padma Lakshmi at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City (and streamable online). Ahead of the festivities, Literary Hub caught up with (almost) all the finalists to […]”

Meet the 2022 National Book Award Finalists