Public library staff across the nation have spoken! Congratulations to all the books selected for the January 2018 LibraryReads Top Ten List!

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The Immortalists (#1)
By Chloe Benjamin
“A thought-provoking, sweeping family saga set in New York City’s Lower East Side, 1969. Four siblings sneak out to visit a psychic who reveals to each, separately, the exact date of his or her death. The book goes on to recount five decades of experience shaped by the siblings attempts to control fate.” —Kelly Currie, Delphi Public Library, Delphi, IN

Promise Not to Tell (#4)
By Jayne Ann Krentz
“Virginia owns a successful art gallery in Seattle now, but she has had to overcome many demons from her childhood in a cult. When one of her artists commits suicide, leaving her a mysterious message, she suspects the cult leader may have resurfaced.” —Kelly Rohde, Mead Public Library, Sheboygan, WI

The Wedding Date (#5)
By Jasmine Guillory
“Drew is in San Francisco for his ex-girlfriend’s wedding. When he finds himself stuck in an elevator with Alexa, they hatch a plan to go to the wedding together, pretending to be a couple. Told in alternating points of view, this is a delightful multicultural romance.” —Elizabeth Gabriel, Milwaukee Public Library, Milwaukee, WI

Still Me: A Novel (#8)
By Jojo Moyes
“The irrepressible Louisa Clark is back and she has a new job as an assistant to the super wealthy Gopniks in New York City. She’s thrilled, a little overwhelmed, and unsure how distance will affect her relationship with her boyfriend, Sam. A spirited look at New York high society.” —Lynn Lobash, New York Public Library, New York, NY

The Girl in the Tower: A Novel (#9)
By Katherine Arden
“Vasilisa’s gift for seeing what others do not won her the attention of Morozko and together they saved her people from destruction. Compelling political intrigue set in medieval Russia with a twist of folklore and some lush and inventive world building.” —Beth Mills, New Rochelle Public Library, New Rochelle, NY

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