True crime is everywhere these days: podcasts, TV miniseries, and even star-studded spoofs like Only Murders in the Building. If you enjoy the genre but want a little more distance from real events, try one of these novels. These stories deliver tales of monstrous criminals – some loosely based on true stories – without exploiting […]
The shortest month has an extra day this leap year, which gives you an extra day of reading time! So slip into your favorite reading spot and open one of these great titles. Fiction Africaville by Jeffrey Colvin Although Africaville is a work of fiction, it has its roots in a real neighborhood in Halifax, […]
These eight books will keep you entertained with fictional stories based on real life people and events and tales about the relationships between mothers and children and the origins of road trips and fast food.
Is your TBR list growing and growing and growing — to the point that you may never finish the books on it? We’re sorry to tell you that it’s about to grow longer! You’re sure to find one or more books of interest in this list of new fiction and nonfiction titles.
Of all our Staff Picks 2018 lists, the one for Best Adult Fiction is the longest! With recommendations that include mysteries, thrillers, literary fiction, sci-fi/fantasy, and more, this list has suggestions that will have you reading long into the next year. See 2018 Staff Picks for Children’s Books, Young Adult Literature, and Adult Nonfiction.
Each month, our Collection Management Specialist highlights new fiction and nonfiction titles in our system. This month, her list includes a thriller, a satire, and two books set during WWI — one fiction, the other nonfiction. FICTION Lies by T.M. Logan Six days ago, Joe Lynch was a happily married man, a devoted father, and […]
Our August Recommended Reads for adults take you around the world with stops in present-day Canada, pre-revolutionary Russia, WWII London, an aging cruise ship, cancer research labs, kitchens full of Jell-o, and more.
Here are ten young adult books our Collection Management Librarian says you should be reading this summer! Featuring new books by popular authors, a graphic novel, and an anthology on “hope and activism”, the books on this list will keep you entertained for weeks to come.
If you are searching for your next great read, consider these titles. All, except one, are new. The list includes satire, short stories, memoir, and