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New and Recommended at the Library

Use this page to virtually browse our shelves for new, coming soon, and recommended books at the library.

Click on the arrows on either side to advance the slides; click on a book cover to see it in the catalog and place it on hold; click on the title of each list to see the entire list in the catalog.

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Fencing with the king : a novel
The houseboat : a novel
Shadows reel
The match : a novel
The recovery agent : a Gabriella Rose novel
Girl in ice
The night shift
Booth : a novel
Like a sister : a novel
The summer we buried : a novel
The Chapel in the Woods (Main)
Other people
Killer view
The secret keeper of Jaipur
The last confessions of Sylvia P. : a novel
The missing piece
Hideout : an Alice Vega novel
The darkest place
Chloe Cates is missing
Cleopatra and Frankenstein
The fell
The blood covenant
Murder on an Irish farm
Devil
Vagabonds!
Run, Rose, run : a novel
Citizen K-9
Secret identity : a novel
The unsinkable Greta James : a novel
In a New York minute
A sunlit weapon
A safe house
A novel obsession / a novel
Sunrise on Half Moon Bay
By any other name
Last duke standing
A wish upon a dress : the man you
How to deceive a duke
A summer affair : a novel
The family you make : a novel
The shame machine
When can we go back to America? : voices of Japanese American incarceration during World War II
Aftermath : life in the fallout of the Third Reich, 1945-1955
Under Jerusalem : the buried history of the world
Notable native people : 50 indigenous leaders, dreamers, and changemakers from past and present
South to America : a journey below the Mason-Dixon to understand the soul of a nation
Stepmotherland
Machete : poems
Come Clean
Rise and Float: Poems
Java : a beginner
Arduino Workshop, 2nd Edition: A Hands-On Introduction with 65 Projects
The Hardware Hacking Handbook: Breaking Embedded Security with Hardware Attacks
The wok : recipes and techniques
Shellfish: 50 Seafood Recipes for Shrimp, Crab, Mussels, Clams, Oysters, Scallops, and Lobster
The savory baker : 150 creative recipes, from classic to modern
Save-it-forward suppers : a simple strategy to save time, money, and sanity
Comedy comedy comedy drama : a memoir
The wok : recipes and techniques
The invisible kingdom : reimagining chronic illness
The bald eagle : the improbable journey of America
ShadowMan : an elusive psycho killer and the birth of FBI profiling
The betrayal of Anne Frank : a cold case investigation
Crema : a haunted romance in three chapters
The mortal instruments : the graphic novel.  1
Teen Titans :  Beast boy
Firefly: Brand New
Fearbook club
Pixels of you
Magical boy. a graphic novel   1 :
Borders
Rosa Parks
Animal Farm: The Graphic Novel
The greatest thing
The amazing Spider-Man.  Beyond. Vol. 1
Here
Bitter.
The last cuentista
The red palace
When the world was ours
Black boy joy : 17 stories celebrating Black boyhood
Daughters of a dead empire
Barakah Beats
Cold
This is our rainbow : 16 stories of her, him, them, and us
Both sides now
Lotería
Roxy
Fly like a girl : one woman
Food-related stories
Cramm this book : so you know WTF is going on in the world today
And we rise : the Civil Rights Movement in poems
Respect the MIC: Celebrating 20 Years of Poetry from a Chicagoland High School
Allies : real talk about showing up, screwing up, and trying again
The story of more : how we got to climate change and where to go from here : adapted for young adults
The other talk : a reckoning with our white privilege
Defiant : growing up in the Jim Crow South
The woman all spies fear : code breaker Elizebeth Smith Friedman and her hidden life
Teen Baking Bootcamp: 60 Essential Recipes to Take You from Amateur to Pro
Recognize! : an anthology honoring and amplifying Black life
Overground railroad : the Green book and the roots of black travel in America
Four Streets and a Square: A History of Manhattan and the New York Idea
The other talk : a reckoning with our white privilege
Shelter : homelessness in our community
Killers of the flower moon : the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI
How birds fly
How fish swim
How bugs jump
How critters climb
The cat encyclopedia for kids
The dog encyclopedia for kids
The horse encyclopedia for kids
How mammals run
How snakes slither
Harley Quinn : DC comics villain turned heroine
Katniss Everdeen : the Hunger Games tribute turned heroine
Princess Leia : Star Wars senator turned heroine
Storm : X-Men mutant turned heroine
Wonder Woman : Amazonian princess turned heroine
Because Claudette
You are a star, Ruth Bader Ginsburg!
When the schools shut down : a young girl
A queen to the rescue : the story of Henrietta Szold, founder of Hadassah
Ablaze with color : a story of painter Alma Thomas
Get crafting for your cool cat
Get crafting for your delightful dog
Good eating : the short life of krill
Brazilian Americans
Indian Americans
Lebanese Americans
Mexican Americans
Chinese Americans
Somali Americans
Build a roller coaster! : and more engineerin challenges
Craft a 3-D mask! : and more art challenges
Create a rocket! : and more flight challenges
Make a star light! : and more circuitry challenges
Habitat facts
Physics for kids : science experiments and activities inspired by awesome physicists, past and present : with 25 illustrated biographies of amazing scientists from around the world
Extreme animal rumble : 5 books in 1!
Horse power : how horses changed the world
Marie Curie
Harriet
Sakamoto
Alice Waters cooks up a food revolution
Music: A Fold-Out Graphic History
Code this!
Icebergs
The world of coral reefs
Treasury of magical tales from around the world
Germs Up Close
Your passport to Guatemala
Your passport to South Korea
Your passport to Spain
Tales of ancient worlds : adventures in archaeology
Celebrating Chinese New Year : history, traditions, and activities : a holiday book for kids
Christmas is coming : traditions from around the world
Celebrating Dia de Los Muertos: History, Traditions, and Activities - A Holiday Book for Kids
Feasts and festivals around the world : from Lunar New Year to Christmas
Celebrating Groundhog Day: History, Traditions, and Activities - A Holiday Book for Kids
Kwanzaa gets an A
Celebrating St. Patrick
Laugh-Out-Loud: The Big Book of Knock-Knock Jokes
Funniest illustrated jokes for kids! : for ages 5-7
Vet in Training
Absurd words : a kids
91 Cool Math Tricks to Make You Gasp
How to Be a Math Genius: Your Brilliant Brain and How to Train It
What
Math maker lab : 27 super-cool projects : build, invent, create, discover.
How many mice make an elephant? :  and other big questions about size and distance
How to build an orchestra
Music and how it works : the complete guide for kids
The roots of rap : 16 bars on the 4 pillars of hip-hop
Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets
Explosion at the poem factory
This Is Why We Pray: Islamic Book for Kids: A Story about Islam, Salah, and Dua
Osnat and her dove : the true story of the world
Greek myths : meet the heroes, gods, and monsters of ancient Greece
The sea-ringed world : sacred stories of the Americas
Norse myths
The Stardust That Made Us: A Visual Exploration of Chemistry, Atoms, Elements, and the Universe
Humongous fungus
From seed to sunflower
Forensic science
Who got game? Baseball : amazing but true stories!
It
Hardcourt : stories from 75 years of the National Basketball Association
The story of the Olympic Games : athletes, record breakers, tournament highlights.
It
Cars : engines that move you
The book of mythical beasts & magical creatures
Drew Leclair gets a clue
Turn the Tide
Sneaks
The school for whatnots
Master of disaster
The best school year ever
Case file : pangolin pop star
The scrumptious life of Azaleah Lane
Happy fell
The great Louweezie
Catalina Incognito: Volume 1
The New Friend Fix: Volume 2
Diary of a wimpy kid.  The long haul
April Fools
One, two, three, roar!
Prank you very much
Triple pet trouble
The Princess in Black takes a vacation
Fight with the freeze-ray fowls
Isla and Buttercup
Olivia and Snowflake
Sophia and Rainbow
Falling Short
Louisa June and the Nazis in the waves
Billy Miller Makes a Wish
Those kids from Fawn Creek
Kelcie Murphy and the academy for the unbreakable arts
Cress Watercress
Honestly Elliott
Witchlings
It
Hey you! : an empowering celebration of growing up black
Milk and Juice : a recycling romance
The very hungry caterpillar
Viking in love
Why? : a conversation about race
Encanto
The very true legend of the Mongolian death worms
God made all your feelings
Mina
If you live here
Apple and magnolia
Rosie the truffle hound
A history of underwear with Professor Chicken
Be kind
Chirp
That
Bright brown baby : a treasury
Redlocks and the three bears
Wordy Birdy meets Mr. Cougarpants
The tale of the whale
My dad is awesome
We sang you home
A boy named Isamu : a story of Isamu Noguchi
Pink : a Women
Deepwater disaster : seabird rescue!
Vanished in the hurricane : dolphin rescue!
Wildfire escape : pet animals rescue!
Crab & Snail.  The invisible whale
A nest of bones : maiasaura discovery
The complete Chi
Pea, Bee, & Jay.  Farm feud
Fitz and Cleo.   1
Fitz and Cleo.  Fitz and Cleo get creative  2,
Sunny makes a splash
The flower garden
Wingbearer
Mr. Corbett is in orbit!
PAWS.  Gabby gets it together
Big Nate.  Beware of low-flying corn muffins
The Aquanaut : a graphic novel