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Fall Booklists

FIND SOMETHING NEW TO READ THIS FALL!

AARP 12 New Books for Fall

BookPage First Fiction: What’s Next in 2017?

BookPage Fall 2017: Most Anticipated Fall Nonfiction

BookPage 2017 Preview: Most Anticipated Fall Fiction

BookPage Fall’s Most Anticipated Mysteries

Entertainment Weekly: The Best Fiction & Nonfiction of 2016 So Far…

FICTION

The Girls by Emma Cline
Also available: eBook, audio download, CD book, large print

LaRose by Louise Erdrich
Also available: eBook, audio download, CD book

The Vegetarian by Han Kang
Also available: eBook, audio download

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
Also available: eBook, audio download

Time Magazine Best Books of 2016 So Far

Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets by Svetlana Alexievich
Also available: eBook

Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler
Also available: eBook, audio download, CD book

The Past by Tessa Hadley
Also available: eBook, audio download

Imagine Me Gone by Adam Haslett
Also available: eBook

The Fireman by Joe Hill
Also available: eBook, audio download, CD book

Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
Also available: eBook

New York Magazine: The Best Books of 2016 (So Far)

In Gratitude by Jenny Diski
Also available: eBook

Private Citizens by Tony Tulathimutte
Also available: eBook

What Belongs to You by Garth Greenwell
Also available: eBook

Hystopia by David Means
Also available: eBook

Zero K by Don DeLillo
Also available: eBook, audio download

The Association of Small Bombs by Karan Mahajan
Also available: eBook, audio download

The Girls by Emma Cline
Also available: eBook, audio download, CD book, large print book

What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi
Also available: eBook

Bullies: A Friendship by Alex Abramovich
Also available: eBook, audio download

Fine, Fine, Fine, Fine, Fine by Diane Williams

FYI Friday: Oversize Books Overflow with Information

Everyone knows that the Library features great collections of both fiction and nonfiction books. But did you know that we have a separate section for the larger nonfiction books that won’t fit on our regular shelves?

Featured Display: Haunted America

Get hyped for Halloween with some spooky, scary, and spine-chilling tales of haunted places around America! Our “Haunted America” display features books with true stories of ghosts and haunted houses, including several on Long Island hauntings.

Featured Display: Exploring Mars

Did you love the new movie The Martian, or the book by Andy Weir it’s based on? Then come check out our display of books and movies, both fiction and nonfiction, on the exploration of Mars!

2015 National Book Awards Longlist

The National Book Foundation announced the longlist of nominees for the 2015 National Book Awards, which celebrate the best of American literature. The National Book Award finalists will be announced on October 14 and the winners will be announced on November 18.

FYI Friday: Photography Programs and Resources

Among the many programs the Library hosts are the occasional instructional ones, such as learning to cook, use a computer, or download eBooks. But did you know that we also sometimes offer lessons on learning photography? This fall, professional photographer John Spoltore will be teaching three photography programs here at the Library.

Stand with the Banned – Banned Books Week 2015

September 27 to October 3 is Banned Books Week! Stand with the banned and celebrate your freedom to read by checking out a frequently banned and/or challenged book, whether one of the classics or a more recent title.