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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.


August Booklists


Rockin' Summer Reads

Libraries Rock, and so do our books.  Check out these books which celebrate everything from Classical Music to the hard hitting beats of Hip Hop.


Royal Reads

Still obsessing over Megan and Harry's wedding?  We've got just the right books for you?


Grillin' and Chillin'

It's July and there's no better time to fire up the grill in the backyard and spend some time cooking for family and friends.  Try out some of these great cookbooks to up your grilling game this summer.


Case Closed: Our Favorite Hard-Boiled Detectives

Can’t get enough of smoky gin joints, leggy dames, and guys getting knocked unconscious?  To be a real aficionado, you need to read the classics and stock up on a few new ones.