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2017 Lariat List of Recommended Adult Fiction NEW Outstanding fiction published during the preceeding 2 years that the Texas Librarians on the Lariat List Committee found to be “a pleasure to read.”
Books for Fans of S•Town NEW Short stories, southern fiction, rural noir, and nonfiction for fans of the S•Town podcast
Books Becoming Movies in 2017 Read the books that inspired the movies.
2017 Carnegie Medal for Fiction Nominees Nominees for the best fiction book for adult readers published in the U.S. the previous year. (American Library Association)
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
2017 Carnegie Medal for Nonfiction Nominees Nominees for the best nonfiction book for adult readers published in the U.S. the previous year. (American Library Association)
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond
Books for Fans of Stranger Things NetFlix's
Stranger Things was a mixture of fantasy, science fiction, creepy horror, 1980's pop culture, and coming-of-age themes. Try these books that capture some of the same feel and qualities while you wait for Season 2!
Notable Debut Novels of 2016 A list of notable first novels published so far in 2016 compiled from
Library Journal articles.
2016 Best Summer Books A list of the best books released this summer compiled from recommendations from
Entertainment Weekly, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Glamour, Newsday, Publisher's Weekly, and The Wall Street Journal.
2016 Reading List for Excellence in Genre Fiction The Reading List Council seeks to highlight outstanding genre fiction that merits special attention by adult readers. Titles and summaries courtesy of the
Reading List page. The Reading List Council is part of the Reference and User Services Association division of the American Library Association.
Books Becoming Movies in 2016 Read the books that inspired the movies.
Parents' Library Parenting titles puchased with a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
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