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SCLSNJ Recommended Reads

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Explore SCLSNJ’s Inaugural Fiction First Program Series With Award-Winning Author Joan Silber

Fiction can help us explore lives we never lived; discover places we have never been to; and form connections with characters we have never met. What better place to partner with to share such adventures than your Library System.  This winter, award-winning author Joan Silber will connect with Somerset County residents at the Somerset ... read more about Explore SCLSNJ’s Inaugural Fiction First Program Series With Award-Winning Author Joan Silber

Explore the Top 10 Video and Book Titles of December 2019

Looking to ring in the new year with an exciting new read or movie? Explore the top 10 books and films from December 2019 at your Library, the Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ). December Top 10 Reads: “The 19th Christmas: Women’s Murder Club” by James Patterson “Dog Man 7: For Whom ... read more about Explore the Top 10 Video and Book Titles of December 2019

When We Were Vikings by Andrew David MacDonald

When We Were Vikings by Andrew David MacDonald Zelda wants to be a legend. She knows things aren’t right with her older brother and guardian, Gert, but she doesn’t quite know what to do about it. So she consults her books on viking lore and draws up a list of what she needs to ... read more about When We Were Vikings by Andrew David MacDonald

An Elderly Lady Is Up To No Good by Helene Tursten

An Elderly Lady Is Up To No Good by Helene Tursten Five short stories comprise this collection about Maud, an eighty-eight year old woman living alone in a spacious apartment in Sweden. Because of her age Maud is constantly underestimated and overlooked. People feel they can put one over on her; but she’s the ... read more about An Elderly Lady Is Up To No Good by Helene Tursten

The Remaking by Clay McLeod Chapman

The Remaking by Clay McLeod Chapman Back in the 1930s a woman was tied to the stake and burned in the woods around Pilot’s Creek, Virginia. Ella Louise lived in the woods and was shunned until the townsfolk were in need of her medicines. When someone died and her remedies are thought to be ... read more about The Remaking by Clay McLeod Chapman

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