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Find your next great read

The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal

By |May 20th, 2019|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal When Matriarch Sita Shergill is in the hospital dying of cancer she sets down in writing her wishes for her final rites. She ... read more about The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal

Kid Gloves: Nine Months of Careful Chaos by Lucy Knisley

By |May 10th, 2019|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

Kid Gloves: Nine Months of Careful Chaos by Lucy Knisley Reviewed by Lisa, Adult Services Librarian, Hillsborough Library Lucy Knisley’s new graphic novel memoir, “Kid Gloves”, follows the author’s experiences with infertility, her troublesome ... read more about Kid Gloves: Nine Months of Careful Chaos by Lucy Knisley

The Department of Sensitive Crimes by Alexander McCall Smith

By |May 10th, 2019|Categories: SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|

The Department of Sensitive Crimes by Alexander McCall Smith Detective Ulf Varg (yes, his name does mean Wolf Wolf) is the head of the Department of Sensitive Crimes in Malmö, Sweden. He and his ... read more about The Department of Sensitive Crimes by Alexander McCall Smith

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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