Every October, NRGM celebrates bookclub readers with special programs plus their annual list of great reading group choices. The 2013 List includes several best sellers that the Lodi Library Book Club is considering for their 2014 choices: The Round House, Beautiful Ruins and Life after Life.
Can you guess which books made the top 10 list of book club picks from Reading Group Choices? Some selections, such as Gone Girl and Unbroken are easy to predict. But there were some surprises. Click here for the 2012 list and top reads plus links to the top 10 reads from the last 10 years.
You may have seen the monthly Book Page print edition in your local library. Their free BookPage website contains new and notable lists, reviews, author videos and much more. Sign up for an email subscription to receive their recommended Book of the Day and the monthly Top 10 lists.
Have you read through everything by your favorite authors and are searching for what to read next? Try the excellent free website Goodreads. They will make inspired suggestions on new authors to try, based on books you've enjoyed the most. Plus, they have themed lists,
Check out Entertainment Weekly's daily blog, Shelf Life, for news, reviews, interviews about new and upcoming books. Behind the scenes look at literary personalities, media tie ins and themed lists for suggested reads.
Red velvet cake, key lime pie, brownies, strawberries n cream and more. And lots of great book suggestions for our next reads. Congratulations to Kamalpreet, the winner of the El Norte dinner gift certificate.
If you have read & logged 2 or more books for our adult summer reading program, don't forget to join us tonight at 7pm for a yummy dessert tasting!!
Need a good book to read on the beach? Check out some books by Elin Hilderbrand. We own 6 of her 10 books (all set in Nantucket) & you can find them in the adult fiction section. They are great beach reads! Read more about her & her books here.
Check out the New York Times best-seller The Astronaut Wives Club by Lily Koppel. Click here to read the review. You can find our copy on the new book shelf under 629.45 KOP.