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A List of Lists: August 2013


Need a recommendation? Ask usLibrarians across the country have voted on their most-anticipated books coming out in the month of September. They are:

  1. Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
  2. How the Light Gets In: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel by Louise Penny
  3. Night Film: A Novel by Marisha Pessl
  4. Help for the Haunted by John Searles
  5. The Returned by Jason Mott
  6. Burial Rites: A Novel by Hannah Kent
  7. Margot by Jillian Cantor
  8. Songs of Willow Frost: A Novel by Jamie Ford
  9. Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in A Storm-Ravaged Hospital by Sheri Fink
  10. House in the Sky: A Memoir by Amanda Lindhout

You can read descriptions of the books and place them on hold in BiblioCommons. Learn more about LibraryReads.

See below for our staff picks from the past couple months, on topics both timely and timeless:

New Dorp


Fort Washington

George Bruce


Roosevelt Island


Book Discussion Group Titles

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