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Under Surveillance: Code-Breakers, Spies and Secret Agents

By |November 30th, 2021|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

Under Surveillance: Code-Breakers, Spies and Secret Agents Created by Linda Tripp, collection development librarian Espionage and ciphers, sabotage and secrets. Who doesn’t like a good spy story, whether fictional or true? Inspired by a ... read more about Under Surveillance: Code-Breakers, Spies and Secret Agents

“Poultrygeist” by Eric Geron; illustrated by Pete Oswald

By |November 30th, 2021|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

“Poultrygeist” by Eric Geron; illustrated by Pete Oswald Review by Yvonne Selander, collection development librarian A very unlucky chicken is trying to cross the road when disaster strikes and the chicken becomes a ghost. ... read more about “Poultrygeist” by Eric Geron; illustrated by Pete Oswald

For Kids and Their Grown-Ups: “The Three Latkes” by Eric A. Kimmel; illustrated by Feronia Parker-Thomas

By |November 29th, 2021|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

For Kids and Their Grown-Ups: “The Three Latkes” by Eric A. Kimmel; illustrated by Feronia Parker-Thomas Review by Laura Frantz, collection development librarian On the first night of Hanukkah, three latkes engage in a ... read more about For Kids and Their Grown-Ups: “The Three Latkes” by Eric A. Kimmel; illustrated by Feronia Parker-Thomas

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.
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Best Seller Lists
New York Times
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Indiebound
BookPage
Book reviews and author interviews.
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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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