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CATS News

 

Teen Book Club

Ring in the New Year by joining our Teen Book Club! January's title is What Kind of Girl, the latest novel from Alyssa Sheinmel. Listen as the author introduces the book and sign up to attend the live author event on January 26th at 7:00 P.M. Eastern.


Cats Meow Backgrounds

Since we won't be seeing you in person at ALA Midwinter this year, we have some Baker & Taylor digital "bling" to share this season. Click here to access both desktop and mobile backgrounds in a variety of colors that feature our furry mascots, Baker and Taylor! We think they're the cat's meow.

 

 

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Ongoing Series Update

 
Interview

Kosoko Jackson Meet Kosoko Jackson

 

Author Kosoko Jackson's young adult debut, Yesterday is History, arrives on bookshelves February 2nd. He is a digital media specialist, focusing on digital storytelling, email, social and SMS marketing and a freelance political journalist. Get to know him and his writing process.

 
CATS In Your Library

Meet Erica Sommer

Erica Sommer is the Children's and Teen Services Brand Manager. Click here to get to know her.

 

 

Meet Alison Curtin

Alison Curtin is the Children’s and Teen Services Special Collections Project Manager in Baker & Taylor’s Public Library Sales group. Learn all about Alison here.

 

 

Meet Lindsey Ferrante

Lindsey Ferrante is a Collection Development Librarian and Young Adult reading expert who works in our Bridgewater, NJ office. Get to know Lindsey here.

 
Contests

 

Sign up to receive a Random House 2020 Graphic Event kit!

Enter to receive a Random House 2020 graphic event kit, including event guide, shelftalkers, pencils and buttons. We're giving away over 100 kits with hosting an event in your library while supplies last, so get yours now! Enter here.

 

Win original artwork from the Katie the Catsitter artist Stephanie Yue!

To celebrate the upcoming release of Katie the Catsitter, we are raffling off ten fine art prints featuring original artwork from STEPHANIE YUE, starring our favorite felines, Baker and Taylor! See the artwork on the contest entry page.

 

Enter to win book collections to celebrate Black History Month!

To help celebrate Black History Month, Penguin Young Readers is raffling three sets of books, one for the Early Readers, one for Middle Readers, and one for Young Adults! Enter here.

 
Staff Picks

The Great Gatsby

Written by Written by F. Scott Fitzgerald and Illustrated by K. Woodman-Maynard | Candlewick Press | January 5, 2021 | 9781536213010 | Hardcover | $24.99

 

This graphic novel adaption of The Great Gatsby will delight any age with its mix of dreamy watercolor and digital illustrations and blend of summarized text and pull-quotes from the original work. Read More.


Waiting for Warbler

Written by Sneed B. Collard III and Illustrated by Thomas Brooks | Tilbury House | February 2021 | 9780884488521 | Hardcover | $18.95

 

From award-winning nature writer Sneed Collard III comes a new picture book about the patient waiting for the arrival of birds in spring, the often arduous journey of the birds themselves, and how each of us can make a difference in protecting what we love. Read More