Sourcebooks and ALA present 17-month weekly planner for book lovers

For Immediate Release
Mon, 05/23/2022


Rob Christopher

Marketing Coordinator

ALA Publishing & Media

American Library Association


CHICAGO — Sourcebooks, a leading independent publisher based in Chicago, and the American Library Association’s (ALA) book publishing imprint, ALA Editions | ALA Neal-Schuman, announce publication of The American Library Association Recommended Reads and 2023 Planner. Available via the ALA Store as well as through bookstores nationwide, this 17-month (August 2022-December 2023) book log organizer is ideal for all readers and book lovers and makes the perfect gift for showing appreciation to colleagues, volunteers, library friend, trustees, board members, and bibliophiles. It features weekly book recommendations drawn from Booklist’s top selections and ALA awards, along with journaling prompts and quotes from the week's pick, plus monthly and weekly spreads with ample writing space, to-do sections, goal planning pages, habit trackers, and helpful stickers.

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American Library Association (ALA) is the foremost national organization providing resources to inspire library and information professionals to transform their communities through essential programs and services. For more than 140 years, ALA has been the trusted voice of libraries, advocating for the profession and the library’s role in enhancing learning and ensuring access to information for all. Visit for more information.