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Loan Stars: Librarians pick their favourite upcoming January/February titles

Each month, Canadian library staff vote for their favourite upcoming books, via BookNet Canada’s Loan Stars readers-advisory program and the Canadian Urban Libraries Council.

  • The Golden Tresses of the Dead, Alan Bradley (Doubleday Canada)
  • The Silent Patient, Alex Michaelides (Celadon Books/Raincoast Books)
  • Black Leopard, Red Wolf, Marlon James (Doubleday Canada)
  • The Winter of the Witch, Katherine Arden (Del Rey/PRHC)
  • An Anonymous Girl, Greer Hendricks (St. Martin’s Press/Raincoast)
  • Black Writers Matter, Whitney French, ed. (University of Regina Press)
  • The Age of Light, Whitney Scharer (Little, Brown, and Company/Hachette Book Group Canada)
  • The Paragon Hotel, Lyndsay Faye (Putnam/PRHC)
  • The Watcher in the Woods, Kelley Armstrong (Doubleday Canada)
  • I Owe You One, Sophie Kinsella (The Dial Press/PRHC)

Visit LoanStars.ca for more great book recommendations and information about how publishers and library staff can get involved.