NEW, POPULAR, COMING SOON

newmaterials

See what's new and popular at the library, including bestseller lists and what's on order. GO arrow right

FICTION STAFF PICKS

fiction staffpicks

March Fiction Picks

March Mystery/Suspense Picks

NONFICTION STAFF PICKS

nonfiction staffpicks

March Nonfiction Picks

March Biography/History Picks

FIND YOUR NEXT BOOK

findnextbook

Unsure of what to read next? We can help! Fill out our Need a Good Book form and a librarian will respond via email with titles just for you. For adults and teens. GO arrow right


GOODREADS

goodreadsFULL

Become our friend on Goodreads. Library staffers post reviews and rankings of books we recommend. We have reviewed more than 1,000 books and they are listed in virtual bookshelves by topic or genre. The service is free.

New book reviews include:

At the Water's Edge by Sara Gruen

Spool of Blue Thread
by Anne Tyler

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

GO arrow right

AUTHORS OUT LOUD

janphillipsm

Jan-Philipp Sendker
The engaging author of the international bestseller The Art of Hearing Heartbeats returns to our library to discuss his latest
novel, Whispering Shadows. Part love story, part crime thriller set in China, this engrossing story highlights Sendker’s ability to portray life in Asia.  Books will be available for purchase and signing, courtesy of Lake Forest Book Store.

Monday, May 11 at 7 p.m. at Cook  Library, Libertyville
REGISTER arrow right

 

German novelist Jan-Philipp Sendker discusses A Well-Tempered Heart, the follow-up to his international bestseller The Art of Hearing Heartbeats.