Are you looking for something to read once classes are over and we’re all on break from school and work for a while?

Here are some of the newest popular books we’ve added to the Kirkwood Library.  Click the title for a link into the catalog where you can get more information and see if the book is currently available for checkout.

Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo, Call Number: Popular Books ACE

Felix Ever After by Kacen Callender, Call Number: Popular Books CAL

The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins, Call Number: COL

The Rest of the Story by Sarah Dessen, Call Number: Popular Books DES

City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert, Call Number: Popular Books GIL

Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi, Call Number: Popular Books GYA

Welcome to the New World by Jake Halpern, Call Number: Popular Books HAL

Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke, Call Number: Popular Books LOC

Deacon King Kong by James McBride, Call Number: Popular Books MCB

Hamnet: A Novel of the Plague by Maggie O’Farrell, Call Number: Popular Books OFA

Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by Victoria Schwab, Call Number: Popular Books SCH

The Old Drift by Namwali Serpell, Call Number: Popular Books SER

Want some other ideas?  In recent months I’ve created some other lists that might interest you. Check them out!

Looking for some nonfiction?  In November I created 4 weekly posts with several nonfiction titles

Yes,  I know. I know. Memoirs are also nonfiction.  But I created a separate post dedicated to memoirs  That page will also lead you to a larger, more categorized guide devoted to memoirs.

I don’t know if anybody says you can’t read spooky books at this time of year, but if they do, they are wrong!  Here is a list of Spooky Season Reading that was posted back in October.

Kirkwood librarian Sarah Uthoff also recently posted about some of our newest book additions at New Books: Odds and Ends 68

That should give  you plenty to go oh. Happy reading!