Holly Jolly Reads for the Winter Season
The holiday season is upon us. There is snow in the air, the hot cocoa is flowing, and it’s time to settle in with a fantastic book to keep you warm all season long! Whether you love an exciting action/thriller, a feel-good romance, or rousing social justice read, the library is the place for you. Check out several books to keep you company all winter long. Books can be checked out for 3 weeks and renewed up to three times as long as there are no holds on them. Get them while they are here because these books are hot for the cold months ahead!
Landscape with Invisible Hand by M.T. Anderson-A story of alien invasions, deteriorating love between two teens, and 1950’s nostalgia sounds like a winning combination to us! The protagonist must keep up appearances and keep the alien race invested in his love story with someone he is quickly falling out of love with in order to survive. This new book by Anderson, who also wrote the popular “Feed”, has movie buzz already and is an interesting treat to read. The Truman show meets reality TV.
Jane Unlimited by Kristin Cashore– When you have no direction, your choices are endless! All of the choices Jane makes leads her to a mysterious island mansion called Tu Reviens. While there, Jane made choices that will impact her life forever. All choices come with a reward or a price and Jane is learning just how far she is willing to go.
Turtles All the Way Down by John Green– An instant best seller! John Green is known for his writing quotable quotes, realistic, heart wrenching plot lines, and relate-able and quirky characters that stay with you forever. TATWD is no exception. Brimming with heart and a unique protagonist, Aza, John Green tells a story of a young girl trying to solve a mystery while understanding herself as well.
When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon– A rom-com for the ages! This story follows aspiring web developer and independent woman Dimple who is ready for life and not ready for a husband and Rishi who is a hopeless romantic ready for love with his future arranged wife. When these two met fireworks spark and the reader is in for a treat watching their love story unfold.