September 17, 2020

Literary Fiction Starter Pack

This week, LibraryReads and NoveList offered another installment in our popular Crash Course genre webinars, this time in literary fiction. Presenters Stephen Sposato and Jessica Lin broke down the intricacies of the definition and history of literary fiction, shared ways to help fans of the genre, and gave us a sneak peek into what they’re excited to read this fall. 

September 9, 2020

Webinar: Crash Course in Relationship Fiction

Do you have a go-to strategy for helping readers with relationship fiction? Whether your readers are fans of upbeat stories of bouncing back or sardonic looks at family dysfunction — let NoveList and LibraryReads break down the best relationship fiction has to offer your readers — from unlikely friendships to witty comedies of manners.

August 5, 2020

Webinar: Crash Course in Literary Fiction

Do you have a go-to strategy for helping readers with literary fiction? Whether your readers are fans of ensemble stories or stylistically complex, unconventional novels — let NoveList and LibraryReads break down the best literary fiction has to offer your readers — from facing racism to suburban malaise. 

June 24, 2020

Graphic Novels: Your webinar questions answered

If you missed last week’s webinar Crash Course in Graphic Novels make sure to check it out! Our enthusiastic group of panelists covered everything you need to know to get started providing readers’ advisory for graphic novels. Here are some of the questions the audience asked and responses from our panelists.

June 10, 2020

Graphic Novel Starter Pack

Assembling a starter pack that encompasses the entirety of the graphic medium is an impossible task, but these five titles are a good sampling of the variety of genres and art styles that the format has to offer. They’re all either standalone graphic novels or completed series, with critical acclaim and wide appeal.

May 6, 2020

Webinar: Crash Course in Graphic Novels

Do you have a go-to strategy for helping graphic novel readers? Whether your readers are fans of action-packed and fast-paced graphic novels or character-driven and thought-provoking graphic novels, let NoveList and LibraryReads break down the best graphic novels have to offer your readers — from origin stories to multiverse encounters and everything in between.