Our Recommendations for Great Reading...

  • Adults

    Titles include best sellers, audio reviews, award-winning, book clubs and staff picks.

  • Teens

    Teen scene titles to fulfill your interests and curiosities.

  • Children

    Picture books, chapter books, award-winning and staff picks for learning and delight.

City on Fire

By Garth Risk Hallberg

Meet Regan and William Hamilton-Sweeney, estranged heirs to one of the city's great fortunes; Keith and Mercer, the men who, for better or worse, love them; Charlie and Samantha, two suburban teenagers seduced by downtown's punk scene; an obsessive magazine reporter and his idealistic neighbor - and the detective trying to figure out what any of them have to do with a shooting in Central Park on New Year's Eve. The mystery, as it reverberates through families, friendships, and the corridors of power, will open up even the loneliest-seeming corners of the crowded city.

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Eleanor & Park

By Rainbow Rowell

Set over the course of one school year in 1986, this is the story of two star-crossed misfits smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try. When Eleanor meets Park, you’ll remember your own first love-and just how hard it pulled you under.

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The Isle of the Lost: A Descendants Novel

By Melissa de la Cruz

Evil tree. Bad Apple?Twenty years ago, all the evil villains were banished from the kingdom of Auradon to the Isle of the Lost--a dark and dreary place protected by a force field that makes it impossible for them to leave. Stripped of their magical powers, the villains now live in total isolation, forgotten by the world.Mal learns from her mother, Maleficent, that the key to true darkness, the Dragon's Eye, is located inside her scepter in the forbidden fortress on the far side of the island. The eye is cursed, and whoever retrieves it will be knocked into a deep sleep for a thousand years. But Mal has a plan to capture it. She'll just need a little help from her "friends." In their quest for the Dragon's Eye, these four kids begin to realize that just because you come from an evil family tree, being good ain't so bad.

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Downloadable Audio, Video and Books

We have several resources for you to borrow downloadable audio, video and books for you to enjoy on your digital devices.

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Events & Classes

Check out our classes, discussion groups, craft groups, and storytimes for everyone.

Sat, Nov 28, 2015
Teen Newsletter Meeting at 2:00 PM

If you love to write or illustrate join us for the Teen Eye Newsletter meeting. New members welcome. For 7th grade and up.

Location: Teen Room

Sun, Nov 29, 2015
Board & Card Games at 2:00 PM

We have various board and card games available to play with family and friends! Fun for all ages.

Mon, Nov 30, 2015
Toddler Story Time at 10:30 AM

This storytime is for toddlers ages 24 to 36 months. It will last about 30 to 45 minutes. Limited to 12 toddlers. Registration is required.

Location: Lauri Ann West Children's Room

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Please note: There are no Sunday hours in the summer.

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