A listing of books, movies, and music created just for you by our librarians.  Check back frequently to see if we’ve added anything new!  If you want to look at any of our other lists and recommendations from previous months click here.

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November Booklists


Hail to the chief (of police)

They may be the chief of police but that doesn’t quench their thirst for justice.


Pirates on high seas

Inside these books are the stuff of legend, where tales of adventure and intrigue on the high seas run rampant.


Creepy Campus Mysteries

Fall is really when the new year starts, despite what the calendar insists about January. In honor of the return to school days, here are some creepy mysteries set on campus which will certifiably keep you awake so you can get that last minute cram session in.


True (Crime) is Stranger than Fiction

For every suspense novel that shocks and awes readers, there are real life stories that make fiction seem tame and predictable.


October Booklists


Read Like the Presidents

Summer's over and you still can't decide what you should be reading?  Don't worry. Let the 44th and 45th Presidents of the United States be your guides.


LOL-ibrary Books

Sometimes all that's needed is a good laugh.  So we polled our librarians and patrons on the books that made them laugh.  Check them out here!


Memoirs to Read in your Lifetime

A memoir is a collection of memories. The author may focus on a particular period in their life, or an event, or a relationship,  but they are always reflective and often very candid. Beyond that, anything goes, and they are wide-ranging in style and tone. Here are a few you may enjoy.


Plague Pandemic

An increasingly mobile, global workforce means that diseases can hop continents in a couple of hours. When they land, they strike hard and they strike fast. Readers who can stand even more epidemic mayhem will want to get their well-Purell’ed hands on


September Booklists


FATAL THRONE: LIFE AND LOVE AT THE COURT OF HENRY VIII

It's been 509 years since Henry VIII took the throne in England.  And to this day, he is one of the most recognizable monarchs in history.  History mostly remembers him for his six wives and his founding of the Church of England.  But between the marriages and the reformation, there was a world of intrigue, shifting alliances, and the founding of a notorious dynasty.



FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE

Enjoy some fabulous and unmissable books about this world of betrayal and espionage from the cold war era and beyond.


2018'S MOST POPULAR DIETS (SO FAR)

A memoir is a collection of memories. The author may focus on a particular period in their life, or an event, or a relationship,  but they are always reflective and often very candid. Beyond that, anything goes, and they are wide-ranging in style and tone. Here are a few you may enjoy.


JUMP IN THE POOL!

With summer in full swing, we all deserve books that are as cool and refreshing as a jump in the deep end.