Here are some of the featured titles on the Indie Next List for January 2018. Click on a cover to place a hold, or click here to view the full annotated list. […]
Edgar Allan Poe, the master of the macabre, was born on this day in Boston, 1809. Both his life and his writing were compounded by tragedy and unfortunate circumstances, and he died at age 40 due to unknown causes. Most of us are already familiar with The Raven and The Tell-Tale Heart, but modern authors […]
Part 2 of our 2017 in Review series takes a look at some of the year’s most notable mystery and suspense novels. Click on a cover or a title to place a hold, and click here to view last week’s post on general fiction. Little Deaths by Emma Flint MYSTERY FLINT “Ruth Malone–a single mother […]
A classic Southern tale of backroom deals, tainted honor, dysfunctional family, high-stakes greed-and everyday heroism-from the New York Times bestselling author Men’s Journal calls, “The Deep South’s true detective.” Check out The Fallen by Ace Atkins on RBdigital through the Waukegan Public Library. We also own print copies of The Fallen in regular print and large print. Click on a link […]
For certified horror fans like myself, Friday the 13th is a special day made for scaring ourselves silly. And when Friday the 13th falls in October…well, that’s a very special day indeed. I’ve rounded up a few of my favorite serial killer novels both real and imagined, so if you’re interested in putting yourself […]
Here are the featured titles from the July edition of the Library Reads list! Click on a cover for more information and to place a hold! Happy reading! —Katie, Adult Reference Save
Here are some of the featured Indie Next titles for March 2017. Click on a cover to place a hold, and click here to view the entire annotated list, as well as the Indie Next archives.
Here are selected titles from the February 2017 Indie Next List! Click on a cover to place a hold, and click here to view the list in its entirety.
Here are the Library Reads selections for February 2017. Click on a cover to place a hold! Save
Our first annual Winter Reading Program for adults and teens wrapped up last week, so now it’s time to share some of our patrons’ favorite books that they read in January and February! Click on a cover to place a hold or get more information about a book. All reviews and comments are kept […]