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Recommendations and New Materials

What We're...   


James by Percival Everett (literary/ historical fiction)

Heaven and Earth Grocery Store by James McBride (historical fiction)

Comfort of Crows: A Backyard Year by Margaret Renkl (nonfiction)

The Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz (suspense)

Yellowface by RF Kuang (psychological/ satirical fiction)

The Hunter by Tana French (thriller)

None of This is True by Lisa Jewell (thriller)

Sociopath: A Memoir by Patric Gagne (nonfiction)

Pizza Night: Deliciously Doable Recipes for Pizza and Salad by Ali Stafford (cooking)


Phoebe's Diary by Phoebe Wahl

(YA Fiction)

The Light She Feels Inside by Gwendolyn Wallace: pictures by  Oliva Duchess

(Picture Book)

Noodle Conquers Comfy Mountain by Jonathan Graziano: illustrated by Dan Tavis  (Picture Book)


Long Story Short: Willie Nelson 90 live at the Hollywood Bowl (CD music)


Indiana Jones & the Dial of Destiny  (DVD)

Beyond Paradise Season 1 – (TV Series)

True Detective Season 1

Lists, lists, and LISTS!

If you are interested in reading a different genre or looking for other books in your favorite genre, below are some reading lists to try. Just click on the list you're interested in.





Historical Reading List

Fantasy Reading List

Horror Reading List

Christian Reading List

Web Resources

LibraryReads–Monthly lists of recommendations from librarians.

NoveList–A database that can help you find your next great read. You will need your library card information to access this database from home.

Goodreads–Lists, lists, and more lists. A site for recommendations from other readers.

Shelf Awareness-a wonderful resource to find out about new and upcoming releases.

Fantastic Fiction-Sign up to find out when your favorite authors are releasing new books. 

As a Gray Public Library patron, you can use your library card to create a CloudLibrary account. Once you download the app onto a compatible device, you will have access to thousands of downloadable audio and ebooks! If you are ready to get started, just click on the CloudLibrary icon.
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