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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

“The Underwater Ballroom Society” edited by Tiffany Trent and Stephanie Burgis

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

"The Underwater Ballroom Society" edited by Tiffany Trent and Stephanie Burgis Review by Bob Helmbrecht, collection development librarian I've always been a fan of themed science fiction, fantasy, and horror anthologies. For those who ... read more about “The Underwater Ballroom Society” edited by Tiffany Trent and Stephanie Burgis

Discover Online Learning With “Gale Presents: Udemy”

By |November 24th, 2021|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

Discover Online Learning With “Gale Presents: Udemy”  Created by Linda Tripp, collection development librarian Yesterday, we featured the top courses accessed this year from LinkedIn Learning, and today we’re sharing patrons’ picks from another ... read more about Discover Online Learning With “Gale Presents: Udemy”

“Thankful” by Elaine Vickers; illustrated by Samantha Cotterill

By |November 24th, 2021|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

“Thankful” by Elaine Vickers; illustrated by Samantha Cotterill  Review by Amy Atzert, collection development librarian At the first snowfall of the season, a young girl begins to make a paper chain that lists all ... read more about “Thankful” by Elaine Vickers; illustrated by Samantha Cotterill

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
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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