The force is strong with you. Celebrate Star Wars® Day with these intergalactic books, and enter for your chance to win a Star Wars® tote! Battlefront II: Inferno Squad (Star Wars®) by Christie Golden A prequel to the upcoming Battlefront II video game, this novel connects the events of Rogue One: A Star Wars® Story […]
With topics ranging from atheism to Zen Buddhism, including canonical and contemporary spiritual texts, the 200s section of the library is frequented by readers of history, philosophy, faith, and religion. Among the nearly 100 books featured in this month’s list are distinguished literary translations, inspiring spiritual memoirs, engaging sermons of social consciousness, and thought-provoking reflections […]
Whether your patrons are in the middle of a binge-a-thon or anxiously awaiting a program’s return, these books are the perfect readalikes for their favorite television shows. Click for More Readalike Titles. If You Love Once Upon A Time, You’ll Love The Waking Land. In this riveting debut, a young girl is pressured by a […]
Winner of the 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction and the Desmond Elliott Prize Shortlisted for Best Newcomer at the Irish Book Awards Longlisted for the 2016 International Dylan Thomas Prize The Irish Times March Book of the Month From Lisa McInerney, hailed by The Irish Times as “arguably the most talented writer at work […]
An electrifying novel about the primal and unyielding bond between a mother and her son, and the lengths she’ll go to protect him. The zoo is nearly empty as Joan and her four-year-old son soak up the last few moments of playtime. They are happy, and the day has been close to perfect. But what […]
Hitting shelves next week! From the author of The Middle of Somewhere and House Broken, All the Best People is an intricately crafted story of madness, magic, and misfortune across three generations. Vermont, 1972. Carole LaPorte has a satisfying, ordinary life. She cares for her children, balances the books for the family’s auto shop and laughs when her […]
Jennifer Finney Boylan joins Beaks and Geeks to talk about Long Black Veil, a novel about a woman whose family and identity are threatened by the secrets of her past. She talks murder, historical figures, and intrigue! Click to Listen to the Interview with Jennifer Finney Boylan. Click for More Information About Long Black Veil.
Intricate, heartrending, and morally urgent, Ranger Games is a crime story like no other about a U.S. Army Ranger who robbed a bank the day before his deployment to Iraq. Here, author Ben Blum writes a letter to librarians about how libraries and book influenced him and his cousin, Alex Blum, the Army Ranger who committed armed […]