Reader's Corner

         
Buy a Book for Your Library

 If you're looking for a convenient way to donate to the library, buy a book, video or CD from our Amazon.com Wish List, and have the item shipped directly to the library. It's like a gift registry for the library.  Thank you for your support!
 

Next Reads Newsletters

Sign up here to receive free monthly or bimonthly newsletters by email offering reading suggestions in your favorite subject areas. Whether you read fiction or nonfiction, romance or thrillers, you will find recommendations to suit your tastes.

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Suggest a Purchase.  Is there a book we don't own, but should?  Submit this request form, and the staff will review it.
 
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Book Discussion Groups

The Book Forum - The third Wednesday of the month at 1:30.  No assigned reading;  come prepared to talk about whatever you've been reading.

The Happy Bookers - The fourth Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. For details, visit their web page.

Coffee, Tea and Classics - Second Tuesday at 7:00 every other month.  For details, visit the web page.

 

 
Novelist

When you are looking for some new books  to enjoy, search this database.  You can search by author, title, plot, setting, characters and many other factors.  You can even set up your own personal reading lists.  

Access NoveList  (library card required) 

 
 
Book Lover's Links

If You Like...  Type in the name of an author you like, and retrieve a list of similar authors.

Bookbrowse
Overbooked
IndieBound Bestseller Lists
Librarything

GoodReads
Mystery Reader

Stop, You're Killing Me!

Romance Reader

HistoricalNovels.info
Historical Fiction Network

 

 

We Have E-Books!

Free e-books are available through the same program that provides our downloadable audiobooks, DigitalLibraryNJ.

Our e-books are compatible with the Nook, Kindle, Sony E-Reader and other popular  readers.  Our staff is happy to answer your questions about downloading books to your device. Detailed instructions available here.

We are adding new titles every week.  Because of the huge demand, most items have waiting lists, but you can place up to seven holds at a time.