Find Your Next Read
We’ll deliver reading lists right to your inbox along with hidden gems, bestsellers, and related titles. You’ll also be able to check, immediately, whether the items are available at the library or if they’ve been checked out. Choose from 24 NextReads newsletters, each one focused on a genre or topic.
Like a little faith with your fiction? These titles, representing a range of genres from historical fiction to romance to suspense, will hit the spot. Bi-monthly.
Fantasy and Science Fiction
Whether fueled by magic or advanced technology, imagination is the engine of speculative fiction. This newsletter brings you the best of fantasy, science fiction, and everything in between. Monthly.
Fiction A to Z
Take a walk through the aisles of our general fiction section and discover a range of fascinating characters and stories to engage and enlighten. Monthly.
Do you prefer novels with period detail? Become part of history, without having to slop through the mud or face the guillotine yourself. Monthly.
If you feel that no day is complete without uncertainty, terror or blind panic — fictional, of course — the books featured here are sure to send chills down your spine. Bi-monthly.
Drawn to puzzles? These books will provide you with a steady stream of who-dun-its for your solving delight. Monthly.
Flirt with romance — whether you like your lovin’ with ghosts, spies, or knights in shining armor, this newsletter will deliver, sealed with a kiss. Monthly.
Thrillers and Suspense
Footsteps behind you… Conspiracy theories… A race against time… Horrific consequences… If you’re seeking white knuckles and a racing heart, you’ve come to the right place. Monthly.
See the world without ever leaving your chair! Featuring the best in travel writing, this newsletter will take you all over the world. Bi-monthly.
Biography and Memoir
Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes — immerse yourself in the lives of the famous, the infamous, and the ever intriguing. Monthly.
Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise
Stretch your muscles and your mind with our selection of books that explore the financial, physical, and philosophical challenges in life. Bi-monthly.
History and Current Events
Whether you’re interested in ancient Greece or modern peace, you’ll find the world — past and present — here. Monthly.
Home, Garden, and DIY
Whether you wield a hammer, whisk, spade, or crochet hook, this newsletter will keep you busy with a constant stream of projects. Bi-monthly.
Nature and Science
No equation, test tube, or leaf is left unexamined! Explore the wonders of our world with books that will quench your thirst for knowledge. Bi-monthly.
Spirituality and Religion
Looking inward, outward, or upward? All manner of devotional and spiritual books will be featured in this newsletter, to inform, enlighten, and engage. Bi-monthly.
Kids and Tweens
Find out what’s new and cool! We’ll suggest fun, fascinating fiction (plus great nonfiction, too) for kids in elementary school and tweens in middle school. Monthly.
Looking for great picture books to share with the children in your life? You’ll find books here that are sure to captivate the imaginations of kids ages 0-8. Monthly.
All types of fiction for those who want to imagine different realities — and nonfiction for those who are trying to understand ours! For high school readers age 14 and up. Monthly.
Hear ye, hear ye! Whether you’re on the road or just like to multitask, these newsletters will be music to your ears. Bi-monthly.
A list of the LibraryReads favorites — top 10 books selected by librarians in the U.S. Monthly.
The most compelling recent books, featuring fresh picks for adults and youth across a variety of genres and topics. Monthly.
New York Times Fiction Bestsellers
An up-to-date list of the New York Times Fiction Bestsellers. Weekly.
New York Times Nonfiction Bestsellers
An up-to-date list of the New York Times Nonfiction Bestsellers. Weekly.
Page to Screen
Is the book better? Decide for yourself with this list of books that inspired recent or upcoming movies and TV shows. Bi-monthly.