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Best Books of 2021

A Little Devil in America by Hanif Abdurraqib
How the Word is Passed by Clint Smith
The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles
Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead
No One is Talking About This by Patricia Lockwood
Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner
Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead
Empire of Pain by Patrick Radden Keefe
Beautiful World, Where Are You? by Sally Rooney
Libertie by Kaitlyn Greenidge
Detransition, Baby by Torrey Peters
Under a White Sky by Elizabeth Kolbert

What We’re Talking About

The Wheel of Time

Surprising no one, I am HOOKED on The Wheel of Time series on Amazon Prime. If you're also a lover of fantasy adventure, it will definitely be your jam. I also think many of these books would be your jam, check them out while you wait for more episodes to drop. Full disclosure, I have not read The Wheel of Time - it's too much of a commitment to me. But I am a big fan of The Lord of the Rings, Game of Thrones, Dungeons & Dragons, and YA...

Readers’ Advisor Profile: Ola

I can still hear the heavy sigh coming from my mom when she realized I had already finished the New Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley book I’d checked out from the library that day—meaning we’d have to take another trip back to the shelves tomorrow. Getting a job at the Library as an adult was a natural solution to this repeating problem. Now I’m the one who gets to lug books home for my parents. Oh, how the tables have turned.  I am, and...

Fall Reading Program 2021: Critter Competition!

Put your best scowl on underneath your mask, because this fall’s reading program for teens & adults is all about some (mostly) friendly competition. Join Team Fox, Raccoon, Deer or Owl and see which forest animal comes out on top in our Critter Competition! Choose a team yourself or spin our wheel to get assigned one. Read 600 minutes in any format from October 1 through November 30 to complete the program (just 15 minutes each weekday!),...

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