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.


Cribsheet by Emily Oster

Board Books

Coats by Katrine Crow
Hello, Dinosaurs! by Sam Boughton
Look, There’s a Helicopter by Nosy Crow
Scratchie by Maria Putri
This Little Piggy by Jarvis

Picture Books

Alma and How She Got Her Name by Juana Martinez-Neal
Bear is Awake! by Hannah Harrison
A Big Bed for Little Snow by Grace Lin
Birdsong by Julie Flett
The Double Bass Blues by Andrea Loney
Fry Bread by Kevin Maillard
Grandpa’s Stories by Joseph Coelho
Home in the Woods by Eliza Wheeler
I Wonder by K.A. Holt
A Kite for Moon by Jane Yolen
A Normal Pig by K-Fai Steele
River by Elisha Cooper
Our Favorite Day by Joowon Oh
Saturday by Oge Mora
Snow Globe Wishes by Erin Dealey
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez by Andrea Beaty
The Tale of the Tiger Slippers by Jan Brett
Wintercake by Lynne Rae Perkins

Early Readers

Biggie-Biggie! by Mo Willems
Penny and her Sled by Kevin Henkes

Graphic Novels

Dog Man 8 by Dav Pilkey
White Bird by R.J.Palacio

Juvenile Fiction

Broken Strings by Eric Walters
The Double Helix by Trudi Trueit
Genesis Begins Again by Alicia Williams
A Good Kind of Trouble by Lisa Ramee
Look Both Ways by Jason Reynolds
The Memory Keeper by Jennifer Camiccia
The Next Great Paulie Fink by Ali Benjamin
The Science of Breakable Things by Tae Keller
The Story That Cannot Be Told by J. Kasper Kramer
Sweeping Up the Heart by Kevin Henkes
Time Traveling with a Hamster by Ross Welford
The Tyrant’s Tomb by Rick Riordan
The Year We Fell from Space by Amy Sarig King
Wrecking Ball by Jeff Kinney


All about Bears by National Geographic Kids
Born to Fly by Steve Sheinkin
Chinese New Year Colors by Richard Lo
Code Cracking for Kids by Jean Daigneau
The Complete Baking Book for Young Chefs by America’s Test Kitchen Kids
The Crayon Man by Natascha Biebow
Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History by Vashti Harrison
Homes in the Wild by Lita Judge
If Elephants Disappeared by Lily Williams
It Began with a Page by Kyo MacLear
Lion of the Sky by Laura Salas
A Place to Land by Barry Wittenstein
Soldier for Equality by Duncan Tonatiuh
Tooth and Claw by Deborah Noyes
Unseen Worlds by Helene Rajcak

Young Adult

Reaching for the Moon by Katherine Johnson
Allies by Alan Gratz
Butterfly Yellow by Thanhha Lai
By Any Means Necessary by Candice Montgomery
Call Down the Hawk by Maggie Stiefvater
Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi
The Guinevere Deception by Kiersten White
Hope is Our Only Wing by Rutendo Tavengerwei
An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States for Young People by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
The Language of Fire by Stephanie Hemphill
The Last True Poets of the Sea by Julia Drake
The Silence between Us by Alison Gervais
That’s Not What Happened by Kody Keplinger
Verify by Joelle Charbonneau
The Miracle & Tragedy of the Dionne Quintuplets by Sarah Miller

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

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