Curious about what books will be added to the library’s collection in the months ahead so you can reserve them? As the year goes along, we will also have an archive of previous months releases. That way you don’t miss a thing!
Click on any of the book covers below to read an excerpt and if it strikes your fancy, there’s a direct link to the catalog so you can place it directly on hold!
Blitzed: Drugs in Nazi Germany by Norman OhlerYou Are a Badass at Making Money: Master the Mindset of Wealth by Jen SinceroDear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieThe Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit by Michael FinkelArt Sex Music by Cosey Fanni TuttiBallad of the Green Beret: The Life and Wars of Staff Sergeant Barry Sadler from the Vietnam War and Pop Stardom to Murder and an Unsolved, Violent Death by Marc LeepsonJFK: A Vision for America by Stephen Kennedy SmithDriving Miss Norma: One Family's Journey Saying "Yes" to Living by Tim BauerschmidtJanesville: An American Story by Amy GoldsteinThe American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For by David McCulloughThe Holocaust: A New History by Laurence ReesThe Best Minds of My Generation: A Literary History of the Beats by Allen GinsbergIn the Palm of Your Hand: A Poet's Portable Workshop by Steve KowitStart Your Own Online Education Business: Your Step-By-Step Guide to Success by Richard Mintzer101 Organic Gardening Hacks: Eco-Friendly Solutions to Improve Any Garden by Shawna CoronadoRaven Rock: The Story of the U.S. Government’s Secret Plan to Save Itself While the Rest of Us Die by Garrett M. GraffThe Notorious Reno Gang: The Wild Story of the West's First Brotherhood of Thieves, Assassins, and Train Robbers by Rachel DickinsonHow to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life by Lilly SinghGod'll Cut You Down: The Tangled Tale of a White Supremacist, a Black Hustler, a Murder, and How I Lost a Year in Mississippi by John SafranPopular Crime: Reflections on the Celebration of Violence by Bill JamesThe Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession by Susan OrleanPeople Who Eat Darkness: The Fate of Lucie Blackman by Richard Lloyd ParryCoding All-in-One For Dummies by Nikhil AbrahamBlockchain For Dummies by Tiana LaurenceDeep Thinking: Where Machine Intelligence Ends and Human Creativity Begins by Garry KasparovA Fragile Life: Accepting Our Vulnerability by Todd MayThe True Jesus: Uncovering the Divinity of Christ in the Gospels by David LimbaughEverybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are by Seth Stephens-DavidowitzCrafting for Cat Ladies: 35 Purr-fect Feline Projects by Kat RobertsThe Hand-Stitched Surface: Slow Stitching and Mixed-Media Techniques for Fabric and Paper by Lynn KrawczykMiniature Moss Gardens: Create Your Own Japanese Container Gardens by Megumi OshimaSocial Media Marketing All-In-One for Dummies by Jan ZimmermanSimply Clean: The Proven Method for Keeping Your Home Organized, Clean, and Beautiful in Just 10 Minutes a Day by Becky RapinchukThe Mother Earth News Guide to Vegetable Gardening by Mother Earth NewsComposting Basics: All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started by Eric EbelingSelf Sufficiency for the 21st Century by Dick StrawbridgeThe Wonder of Birds: What They Tell Us about Ourselves, the World, and a Better Future by Jim RobbinsWild Ride: Inside Uber's Quest for World Domination by Adam LashinskyCitizen Spies: The Long Rise of America's Surveillance Society by Joshua ReevesThe Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir by Alexandria Marzano-LesnevichGeek Girl Rising: Inside the Sisterhood Shaking Up Tech by Samantha Parent WalravensSpies in the Family: An American Spymaster, His Russian Crown Jewel, and the Friendship That Helped End the Cold War by Eva DillonLincoln's Pathfinder: John C. Frémont and the Violent Election of 1856 by John BicknellTwitter and Tear Gas: The Power and Fragility of Networked Protest by Zeynep TufekciPantsuit Nation by Libby ChamberlainSleepless Nights and Kisses for Breakfast: Reflections on Fatherhood by Matteo BussolaTransgender Children and Youth: Cultivating Pride and Joy with Families in Transition by Elijah C. NealyThe Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why It Matters by Tom NicholsJane Crow: The Life of Pauli Murray by Rosalind RosenbergThe Flight: Charles Lindbergh's Daring and Immortal 1927 Transatlantic Crossing by Dan HamptonBecoming Abraham Lincoln: The Coming of Age of Our Greatest President by Richard KigelAl Franken, Giant of the Senate by Al FrankenThe Martyr and the Traitor: Nathan Hale, Moses Dunbar, and the American Revolution by Virginia DeJohn AndersonThe Raqqa Diaries: Escape from Islamic State by SamerBerlin Calling: A Story of Anarchy, Music, The Wall, and the Birth of the New Berlin by Paul HockenosThe Many Deaths of Jew Suss: The Notorious Trial and Execution of an Eighteenth-Century Court Jew by Yair MintzkerMy European Family: The First 54,000 Years by Karin BojsRuthless River: Love and Survival by Raft on the Amazon's Relentless Madre de Dios by Holly Conklin FitzgeraldPatagonian Road: A Year Alone Through Latin America by Kate McCahillA Speck in the Sea: A Story of Survival and Rescue by John AldridgeThe Happy Traveler: Unpacking the Secrets of Better Vacations by Jaime L. KurtzChuck Klosterman X: A Highly Specific, Defiantly Incomplete History of the Early 21st Century by Chuck KlostermanBit by Bit: How Video Games Transformed Our World by Andrew ErvinThe Decorated Home: Living with Style and Joy by Meg BraffThe Granny Square Book: Timeless Techniques and Fresh Ideas for Crocheting Square by Square by Margaret HubertLittle Loom Weaving: Quick and Clever Projects for Creating Adorable Stuff by Andreia GomesIsland Home: A Landscape Memoir by Tim WintonIron Ambition: My Life With Cus D'amato by Mike Tyson