In keeping with his trademark style, Dan Brown interweaves codes, science, religion, history, art, and architecture into this new novel that thrusts Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon into the dangerous intersection of humankind’s two most enduring questions, and the earth-shaking discovery that will answer them. Set in Spain, Origin is stunningly inventive—Dan Brown’s most brilliant and entertaining novel […]
You may not be allowed to wear white jeans after Labor Day, but what about jackets? Book jackets, that is. This week, we’re featuring books with white covers that your patrons can enjoy long past the end of summer. Click for More Books with White Jackets.
From the bestselling author of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet comes a powerful novel, inspired by a true story, about a boy whose life is transformed at Seattle’s epic 1909 World’s Fair. “An evocative, heartfelt, beautifully crafted story that shines a light on a fascinating, tragic bit of forgotten history.”—Kristin Hannah, author of The Nightingale […]
Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the September 2017 LibraryReads Top Ten List! Click to Prepare for Your September Readers’ Advisory. Little Fires Everywhere (#1) By Celeste Ng “Little Fires Everywhere delves into family relationships and what parenthood, either biological or by adoption, means. We follow the members of […]
In a bold act of conscience, Republican Senator Jeff Flake takes his party to task for embracing nationalism, populism, xenophobia, and the anomalous Trump presidency. The book is an urgent call for a return to bedrock conservative principle and a cry to once again put country before party. There has already been significant media attention […]
A collection of striking and intimate photographs of Michelle Obama—many never before seen—coupled with personal reflections and behind-the-scenes stories from Official White House Photographer Amanda Lucidon, presented in a deluxe format. Michelle Obama is one of the most admired First Ladies in history, known for her grace, spirit, and beauty, as well as for the […]
Click to request eGalleys of our favorite November titles, and if you love the books, please consider nominating one (or more) for LibraryReads! Remember, voting for the November list ends on September 20th. Click to Request eGalleys of These and More November Titles. Artemis by Andy Weir From the bestselling author of The Martian comes an irresistible new near-future thriller—a […]
Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the August 2017 LibraryReads Top Ten List! Click to Prepare for Your August Readers’ Advisory. How to Find Love in a Bookshop (#3) By Veronica Henry “When Emilia’s father dies, she returns to her small English village, takes over his beloved […]