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Monthly Reading Challenge

We have a fresh new Reading Challenge in 2023. Stop by the Information Desk to pick up a new flyer and sign-up treats. For January, read any book that was made into a movie or tv show, and submit a raffle entry at the Information Desk or online. You may win our monthly prize! For additional information, contact the Adult Services Desk at 708.926.7024.

Saturday Book Socials

Book Social
Saturday, February 4
Come chat with us about your recent books and shows, and get recommendations to carry you through the winter months. The optional theme for February:  books made into a movie or show. Following the one-hour book discussion and our light refreshments, an optional movie will be shown. For registration and additional information, contact us at 708.926.7024.

Looking for book recommendations? Our Aspen Catalog features seasonal displays of book covers, along with newer materials.

Colleen Hoover Read-Alikes

Colleen Hoover is currently a very popular author of domestic fiction. Our library got additional copies, so come see our display near our Information Desk. In addition, here's a list of authors who are similar.

Monthly eNewsletter with Your Favorite Types of Books

BookPage offers a monthly e-newsletter with recommended titles in your favorite genre or subject. Sign up here.



Online Sources of Information

NoveList: Your Guide to Fiction (database)

Scroll down to Novelist on the library's Research Database webpage.

SWAN Library Catalog Options

-New SWAN Catalog (Aspen)
-SWAN Libraries App for mobile devices


Social Media Sites for Readers

Librarything.com or goodreads.com -- Keep an online record of your reading, read other people's reviews, and more!