It’s that time of year again, the leaves are falling, the nights are chilly, and everyone is looking for a spooky read to cuddle up with! While there are many great scary novels available, gruesome graphic novels really turn up the fear-factor with their visual displays of frightening fun.
You’ll be sleeping with the lights on after indulging in one of these ghoulish graphic novels!
Calling all Fall Readers! Youth Services has collected their favorite reads for Fall 2022 and we are ready to share them with you! Come check out our Staff Picks display located near the Youth Services Main desk anytime now through the end of November and take home a great read! If you prefer to chose your books digitally, just click on one of the covers below and use our catalog to put the title on hold. Happy Fall Reading, Y’all!
With the start of a new school year, sports seasons are upon us. Whether you are a player, spectator, or avid fan, sports stories can be enjoyed by all. Offering lessons in perseverance, teamwork, and respect, sports stories give us GOALS to aspire to in our every day lives. KICK OFF the new sports season with one of these HOME RUN titles!
As much as we would like these warm summer days to last forever, a new school year is right around the corner. Out with the swimsuits and sunscreen; in with the bonfires and football games. Show your school spirit with one of these fantastic back-to-school reads!
The Rebecca Caudill Award is given each year to the author of the book voted for most by Illinois 4th-8th grade students. To learn more about the award and Rebecca Caudill herself, visit https://www.rebeccacaudill.org.
Come in to the library to check out one of the outstanding 2023 award nominees below!
Congratulations! You made it through another school year! School may be out, but reading is still totally in. The books on this list are set in the summer and contain camping, exploring, and good old-fashioned summer fun!
Check out these awesome reads sure to put you in the summertime frame of mind!
Do you love space stories, time travel, and awesome alien adventures? Well then, the Sci-Fi genre was made for you! Like the Fantasy genre, Sci-fi takes its readers on wondrous journeys to other worlds. But unlike Fantasy, all elements of Sci-Fi could actually happen in real life. These stories are packed with action, adventure, and hi-tech hi-jinks.
Travel to space and beyond with these great Sci-Fi novels!
Finn and the Intergalactic Lunchbox by Michael Buckley