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Who Will Win?

These are the books on the just-announced Man Booker Prize International shortlist. Who do you think will win?

The Man Booker International Prize is an international literary award hosted in the United Kingdom. Each year the award recognizes a single book in English translation, which then takes home £50,000, to be shared equally between the author and the translator.

Dragon Egg Hunt

Calling all Dragon Hunters!

Join us for a Dragon Egg Hunt
Thursday, April 20th
4:00pm

In celebration of the release of The Dragon Brothers series, come on out for a special dragon egg hunt inside the Bookloft! All participants will go home with prizes. The Dragon Hunters book will be on sale for participants at 30% off. RSVP to childrensdept@thebookloft.com

Hidden Figures

Time to give credit where credit's due! If you've enjoyed either the film or the book "Hidden Figures", you'll want to read these books about other women who changed the world... without the world realizing it. We're happy to say most of these great books are staff picks. Select the picture to find out more about each book and read our review of it

Winter Reading Challenge!

It's that time of year again! It's cold out, and the falling snow makes the perfect backdrop to a cozy reading hour! Need some inspiration (or motivation--we know you're eyeing that Netflix tab...)? Participate in our Winter Reading Challenge! Stop by to pick up a sheet that lists different kinds of books, and see how many you can check off!

24 Days of Holiday Gift Recommendations!

This year, we're helping you pick out the perfect gifts for you loved ones, one day at a time! Each day, we'll be posting new recommendations by theme. Have a friend who loves film? Music? Tea? Baking? Sports? No matter who you're shopping for, there are great books and other gifts here to inspire you.

As always, never hesititate to ask for assistance from any of our booksellers, whether it be in locating something specific, recommendations, ordering (most items arrive overnight at no extra charge), or shipping straight to the recipient's door. We hope to see you all soon, even if only to wish you Happy Holidays!

DAY 1: Space

2001 A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke (new gift edition with introduction by Neil Gaiman!)
Doctor Who: The Whoniverse
Spaceships: An Illustrated History of the Real & Imaginary
An Observer's Notebook: Astronomy
To the Moon Coloring Book
Constellation Socks
Science Decomposition Notebook
Space Earrings
Einstein's Bath-time Continuum Soap
Wrinkle in Time Badge
Book-lover Pin
Literary Matchbox
Litographs Print

DAY 2: Hipster Parent

The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles
Happy!
1 to 20 Animals Aplenty
Baby's First Soft Book: Friendly Faces in the Yard
Night-Night, Wooly
Moustaches Temporary tattoos
Primitive Bear

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