Check out these titles new to our children’s area and recommended by our Outreach Librarian, Katie.
The Bone Sparrow by Zana Fraillon
Subhi is a refugee. He was born in an Australian permanent detention center after his mother and sister fled the violence of a distant homeland, and the center is the only world he knows. Continue reading Katie’s Picks – New Children’s Fiction
Translated from Hungarian to English for the New York Review Books Classics series, The Door is a literary heavyweight of the best kind.
Continue reading The Door by Magda Szabo
The Orchardist is Amanda Coplin’s debut novel, set in the American West, and spanning the late 19th through the 20th century.
Continue reading The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin
If you haven’t read any of Richard Russo’s books, you are missing something special! Russo has the ability to deeply and intimately develop a variety of characters, masterfully weaving several plot lines, allowing the reader to relax and feel good spending time with his characters.
Continue reading Richard Russo Chronicles Small-Town America