OUR RECOMMENDATIONS

Four titles are featured to highlight our Book Club colleciton.

Adult Services Book Club Collection

We recently updated our Book Club Collection with new titles. This collection includes fiction, mystery, classics, nonfiction, and teen books with adult appeal. See the full collection.  Visit our Reading database page to explore more titles and authors to enrich your discussions. Want to join a Library book club? We have an number of groups meeting in-person with a virtual option….

 

Adult Services On-Demand Videos–Books, Movies, TV & Music

Over the course of the pandemic, our librarians recorded over 80 videos recommending some of their favorite materials.  Watch these on demand and discover your next great read, watch and listen. See showcase on Vimeo.

 
An image form the popular Netflix series, Squid Game, is featured.

Books to Read if you liked Squid Game

FICTION ISAKA
Bullet train : a novel / Kotaro Isaka
Lady Bird, an unlucky assassin, is tasked with grabbing a suitcase from a bullet train from Tokyo to Morioka and exiting at the next stop, but doesn’t realize other dangerous passengers are trying to do the same.  (Also available as an ebook from hoopla.)

FICTION JACKSON
The lottery and other stories / Shirley Jackson
One of the most terrifying stories of the twentieth century,…

 

A Work of Art

Discover adult and youth books on art and artists of the world. We have several art databases that you can use at home to find out all about different works of art. If you would like to create a work of art on your own check out our craft databases. Stop by the Local History Display Case to see more of our fabulous art collection….

 
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Pulitzer Prize Winners

Winners of the Pulitzer Prize.

A short collection of fiction:

FICTION BROOKS
March / Geraldine Brooks
In a story inspired by the father character in “Little Women” and drawn from the journals and letters of Louisa May Alcott’s father, a man leaves behind his family to serve in the Civil War and finds his beliefs challenged by his experiences….