Summer Reading

Our Summer Reading 2022 author event lineup is ready, and you can register now! You can also build and order your prize incentives. Find more information and links here. We look forward to supporting your programming, collection development, and prize incentive needs!

 
CATS News

 

Summer Reading 2022

Sign up your library for our Summer Reading author events, featuring Traci Chee, Mary Pope Osborne, R.L. Stine, Lauren Wolk, and others! Check out our programming resources and discounts on reading incentive prizes as well. Learn more!


Barefoot Books Singalong Titles

Read and Sing Along with Paw Prints! Take 30% OFF Barefoot Books singalong titles, now available with QR codes embedded into the cover. Special discount on Paw Prints editions through 8/31/22. Learn more.

 

 
Interview

Erin SliverMeet Erin Silver

Erin Silver has written several books, and her picture book debut, Sitting Shiva, arrives in May. Learn more about her writing.

 
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 Alicia Gathers

This month, we are profiling Alicia Gathers, Advertising Sales Representative in Baker & Taylor's Merchandising Department who works in our Bridgewater, NJ office. Learn more about her.

 
Contests

 

Game On!

Enter to win Peachtree Teen titles from their inaugural list!

Be the first to read the new titles from Peachtree new teen imprint, including Boys I Know, The Ghosts of Rose Hill and Hell Followed with Us. Enter here.


 

Game On!

Free Graphic Novel Kit!

Sign up to get your printed Random House Graphic Summer Book Club Kit, including a poster, book club guide, bookmarks, buttons, and a shelf talker. Available while supplies last. Get yours here!.

 

 

 
Staff Picks

Crack-crack! Who Is That?

Tristan Mory | Tourbillion Editions | 3/1/22 | 9782408033583 | Board Book | $14.99

 

Perfect for Easter and spring, this innovative board book has a satisfying handle to pull. Who will hatch from each egg? Pull on the handle to find out! Read the review.


Mushroom Rain

Laura K. Zimmermann | Sleeping Bear Press | 3/15/22 | 9781534111509 | Reinforced | $17.99

 

What can smell like bubble gum, glow neon green at night, be poisonous and yet still eaten by humans, and even help create rain? The answer is mushrooms! Read the review.