Book Recommendations

New Books

The following are books that are soon to be released and are certain to be popular. To place a hold, just click on the title and then on “Request/Hold” and have your Library card handy.

  • The Great Treehouse War by Lisa Graff The Great Treehouse War by Lisa Graff
  • Real Friends by Shannon Hale Real Friends by Shannon Hale
  • Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
  • Timmy Failure The Cat Stole My Pants by Stephan Pastis Timmy Failure The Cat Stole My Pants by Stephan Pastis
  • On the Court with Stephen Curry by Matt Christopher On the Court with Stephen Curry by Matt Christopher
  • An Elephant and Piggie Biggie! By Mo Willems An Elephant and Piggie Biggie! By Mo Willems
  • The Dark Prophecy by Rick Riordan The Dark Prophecy by Rick Riordan
  • Stormy Seas by Mary Beth Stormy Seas by Mary Beth

Picture Books:

And Then Comes Summer by Tom Brenner
Barkus by Patricia MacLachlan
Bedtime for Batman by Michael Dahl
Dance is For Everyone by Andrea Zuill
Dragons Love Tacos 2 by Adam Rubin

Early Readers

An Elephant and Piggie Biggie! by Mo Willems

Juvenile Fiction:

Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
Timmy Failure the Cat Stole My Pants by Stephan Pastis
Cyclone by Doreen Cronin
The Dark Prophecy by Rick Riordan
Giant Trouble by Ursula Vernon
The Great Treehouse War by Lisa Graff

Graphic Novels:

Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt by Ben Clanton
The Recess Warriors: Hero is a Four-Letter Word by Marcus Emerson
Real Friends by Shannon Hale

Non-Fiction:

The Dog Encyclopedia for Kids by Tammy Gagne
Stormy Seas by Mary Beth
On the Court with Stephen Curry by Matt Christopher
How to Draw Pokemon by Tracey West
Little Kids First Big Book of Birds by Catherine D. Hughes
What Was The Age of the Dinosaurs? by Megan Stine

Young Adult:

Botanical Beauty by Aubre Andrus
Golden Son by Pierce Brown
How Dare the Sun Rise by Sandra Uwiringiyimana
Night Witches by Kathryn Lasky
The Pearl Thief by Elizabeth Wein
Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy
The 15:17 to Paris by Anthony Sadler
Ask the Dark by Henry Turner
Hostage Three by Nick Lake

You can find these great new titles and so many more in our catalog here.

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Staff Picks 2017

Ms. Jessica –

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Kids’ Picks:

Kids!  This is your space to send in your reviews of books that you have read.  Did you love the book?  Who was your favorite character?  Did you have a special connection to this book?  Don’t forget to include the Title and the Author.  It will be so much fun for everyone to share books in this space.