Morristown & Morris Township Library
Morristown & Morris Township Library

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Books

December's Recommended Reading


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The Boy Who Drew Monsters
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Reading Recommendations

Interested in chatting with someone who can find you your next great read? Can’t remember the title of that novel you Image of open bookloved years ago? Head upstairs to the second floor of the Library to speak with one of the Reader's Advisors in the Fiction section. If you can’t make it in, give us a call at 973-538-6161 and ask to speak with a Reader's Advisor. If social media is more your thing, friend us at Goodreads. We are happy to help you locate that new (or old!) book which can become your latest favorite.

Library Book Clubs

Director’s Book Club

Join us on the second Thursday of every month at 10:00 am in the Meeting Room for the Director’s Book Club. All are welcome at this informal book discussion. Light refreshments are served. Please check our Events page for book titles.

Book Lovers’ Circle

Stack of BooksDo you have a passion for reading and books? Come to our Book Lovers’ Circle on the first Thursday of every month at 7:00 pm in the Gallery. You will hear about the latest books at the Library, receive a new reading list and have a chance to share your own favorites, old and new. A great way to expand your literary horizons, meet other readers and have fun! All are welcome and light refreshments served. Click here to see recommended titles of the month.

 

Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book ClubEvening Book Club Logo

The library is pleased to announce the start of a new Evening Book Club. It will meet once a month on Tuesday evenings towards the end of the month. Please check our Events page for book titles.

Reading Lists: Club Choices and Staff Picks

Lists of recommended titles from the Book Lovers Circle, the Director’s Book Club & staff picks.

Automatic Holds - New Authors Added!

Have you ever forgotten to put the latest book on hold by a bestselling author and missed one in a series or ended up at Row of Booksthe bottom of a long holds list? Don’t let that happen again - use our Automatic Holds program! Our Readers Advisors have updated our list of 50 popular bestselling authors in the library for a special Holds list. Choose up to 12 authors from this list and we will automatically place holds requests on books by those authors for you. This service is available to any MAIN cardholder but these books must be picked up here at the Morristown & Morris Twp Library. All you need to do is fill out the Automatic Holds form at the Reader's Advisors, Circulation or Reference Desks or fill out the form found below. If you previously filled out an earlier form check out the new one, there may be some authors you’d like to add to your holds profile. Leave the rest of the work to us! Call the Reference or Readers Advisors Desk for more information at 973-538-2592. Holds form now available online by clicking here.

Goodreads

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The Library’s Reader's Advisors are on Goodreads, a social media site dedicated to booklovers and book recommendations. It’s a great place to keep track of your favorite authors and see what people you know are reading. Check out what we’re reading here in the library and friend us at Goodreads.
 

Bookletters Newsletters

Stay well informed with Bookletters, an online newsletter service available through the Library which highlights new  releases of both fiction and non-fiction books. Read online or subscribe with your email to have the newsletters sent directly to you. The library has its own newsletter that highlights some of our newest fiction and non-fiction titles. To see or subscribe to the library's newsletter choose Newsletter Daily and then scroll down to Morristown/Morris Township Library. See the library's current newsletter here.

Book and Literature Databases

Researching your book club pick this month? Looking for suggestions based on your own reading likes and dislikes. The library subscribes to some databases that can help. These databases may be accessed from home with your MAIN library card. In some instances you will need a Morristown & Morris Township card.

eSequels

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Provides lists of books that are part of a series. Titles are listed in the order that they were originally published so you can follow in the correct order. (Morristown & Morris Twp card required)

 


NoveList

NoveList LogoNoveList offers book related information including read-alikes, book discussion guides, feature articles, teaching resources, award information and more. You can access NoveList from the library or from home.

 

Book Stuff

A collection of recommended websites all about books.

Foreign Language Books

The Library has several collections of books in different languages. Located in the Reference Room, our two largest collections are Spanish and Russian. Smaller collections are also available in Chinese, French, Italian and Polish. To see a list of all languages available in MAIN libraries click here.
 



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