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.

  • Chasing Augustus by Kimberly Newton Fusco Chasing Augustus by Kimberly Newton Fusco
  • Checked by Cynthia Kadohata Checked by Cynthia Kadohata
  • The Goat by Anne Fleming The Goat by Anne Fleming
  • Granted by John Anderson Granted by John Anderson
  • How to Be a Supervillain by Michael Fry How to Be a Supervillain by Michael Fry
  • The Journey of Little Charlie by Christopher Paul Curtis The Journey of Little Charlie by Christopher Paul Curtis
  • Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard
  • Rising Above by Gregory Zuckerman Rising Above by Gregory Zuckerman

Picture Books:

Crown by Derrick Barnes
The Big Umbrella by Amy Bates
The Forever Tree by Tereasa Surratt and Donna Lukas
Get On Your Bike by Joukje Akveld & Philip Hopman
Max and Marla by Alexandra Boiger
Miguel and the Grand Harmony by Matt De La Pena
Nothing Can Frighten a Bear by Elizabeth Dale
Poppy, Buttercup, Bluebell & Dandy by Fiona Woodcock
Through with the Zoo by Jacob Grant
The Word Collector by Peter Reynolds

Early Readers:

What this Story Needs is a Vroom and a Zoom by Emma Virjan
King & Kayla and the Case of the Missing Dog Treats by Dori Butler
My Kite is Stuck! by Salina Yoon
Noodleheads See the Future by Ted Arnold

Foreign Language:

La Princesa and the Pea by Susan Elya

Juvenile Fiction:

Chasing Augustus by Kimberly Newton Fusco
Checked by Cynthia Kadohata
Dragon Overnight by Sarah Mlynowski, Lauren Myracle and Emily Jenkins
The Goat by Anne Fleming
Granted by John Anderson
How to Be a Supervillain by Michael Fry
The Journey of Little Charlie by Christopher Paul Curtis
The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle by Leslie Connor

Non-Fiction:

Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard
Rising Above by Gregory Zuckerman
Wolf Island by Ian McAllister
Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos by Monica Brown
The Whydah by Martin Sandler

Young Adult:

The Chaos of Standing Still by Jessica Brody
Devils Within by S.F. Henson
Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire
Eyes of the World by Marc Aronson & Marina Budhos
The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert
A Hope More Powerful than the Sea by Melissa Fleming
Malagash by Joey Comeau
Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson
Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson
Vincent and Theo by Deborah Heiligman

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

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