Resources for Readers

Looking for something new?  Click on each of the pictures, then click on each book jacket to be directed to the CLAMS page to place a request.







What We're Reading

We love to read here at the Eldredge, and we like to talk about it! Here are some of our recent staff picks. You can also find staff pick books highlighted throughout the library. 

 Frontier Follies by Ree Drummond

Snow by John Banville

Dory FantasMagory: Head in the Clouds by Abby Hanlon

Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris

Maids by Katie Skelly

Stars will Still Shine by Cynthia Ryland

The Evening and the Morning by Ken Follett

Little Comfort by Edwin Hill

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by Victoria Schwab

Using your turn signal promotes world peace by Molly Fisk

Olympic pride, American prejudice by Deborah Draper


Hot Topics



What Should I Read Next?

We have compiled lists of books for a variety of genres. These are a work in progress, to be updated and changed as new books continue to be published. We hope to add more lists in the near future. If there is a genre you are interested in, please inquire at the Reference Desk. Adobe Reader is needed to read these files. Happy Reading!

· Suspense Stories

· Historical Fiction

· Cape Cod Fiction 

· Chicklit Fiction

· A Trip Around the Globe

· If you like Jodi Picoult

· Cozy Mystery

· Romance




Online Resources

NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 120,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Feature Articles. For school media specialists and teachers there are Standards-Based Thematic Units and Picture Book Extenders, as well as specific teaching guides for using fiction in the classroom.

BookPage is a monthly book review publication distributed to more than 450,000 avid readers through subscribing bookstores and public libraries. Founded in 1988 and located in Nashville, TN, BookPage serves as a broad-based selection guide to the best new books published every month. The tone is upbeat and literate, focusing on bestsellers as well as new discoveries. All of the content from the print edition is posted on each month. The July edition is available here.

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