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Recommendations2023-06-15T10:25:28-04:00
Recommended reads

Find your next great read

“How to Solve Your Own Murder” by Kristen Perrin

By |May 20th, 2024|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

“How to Solve Your Own Murder” by Kristen Perrin  Review by Yvonne Selander, collection development librarian Frances Adams has known for decades that she would be murdered one day. Not one for fancies she... read more about “How to Solve Your Own Murder” by Kristen Perrin

For Kids and Their Grown-Ups “Your House Is Not Just a House” by Idris Goodwin; illustrated by Lorraine Nam

By |May 20th, 2024|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

For Kids and Their Grown-Ups “Your House Is Not Just a House” by Idris Goodwin; illustrated by Lorraine Nam Review by Laura Frantz, collection development librarian On a rainy day, a young child has... read more about For Kids and Their Grown-Ups “Your House Is Not Just a House” by Idris Goodwin; illustrated by Lorraine Nam

For Kids and Their Grown-Ups: “Box of Dreams” by Faith Kazmi; illustrated by Christine Almeda

By |May 17th, 2024|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

For Kids and Their Grown-Ups: “Box of Dreams” by Faith Kazmi; illustrated by Christine Almeda Review by Laura Frantz, collection development librarian A young girl and her mother pack up a big box to... read more about For Kids and Their Grown-Ups: “Box of Dreams” by Faith Kazmi; illustrated by Christine Almeda

Here are some helpful links for finding your next great read. Next time you’re in the library stop by the Reference Desk and talk to our expert staff about what you like (and don’t like!) to read. We’ll be able to offer up suggestions and send you home with books to read right away!

Library Reads
Books librarians across the country recommend and love.
NextReads Newsletters
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Best Seller Lists
New York Times
Publisher’s Weekly
Indiebound
BookPage
Book reviews and author interviews.
This resource is also freely available in print at many of our branches but if you miss it, or misplace your copy, all the information is free online.
NoveList
Find a book to match your mood, browse lists, and find author and title read-alikes.
What’s Next: Books in Series
Really quick and simple way to search by author, series name, or the title of a book in a series to see what comes next or what you may have missed.
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