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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Summer’s Here! “Hot” New Fiction



Here are some of the latest “hot” new fiction titles recently added to our collection – just in time for the arrival of summer: Beach House for Rent, by Mary Alice Monroe; He Said/She Said, by Erin Kelly; Indecent Exposure, by Stuart Woods, Magpie Murders, by Anthony Horowitz; and The Ministry of Utmost Happiness, by Arundhati Roy.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Our Adult Summer Reading Program



We’re looking forward to welcoming you back this summer for our Adult Summer Reading Program, made possible by the Friends of the Riverdale Public Library. While the program features the theme “Build a Better World,” you choose the books that you want to read. Then submit weekly entries and reviews about what you read for chances to win prizes each week! Registration for Adult Summer Reading begins at the library on Monday, June 26th.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Latest Audiobook Additions

Balmy breezes and warmer days remind us that summer is not far away – and what better time to think about relaxing with one of our newest audiobooks? Here are some brand-new titles for you to consider: Come Sundown, by Nora Roberts; Gwendy's Button Box, by Stephen King; Same Beach, Next Year, by Dorothea Benton Frank; Since We Fell, by Dennis Lehane; and Testimony, by Scott Turow.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Large Print Fiction – What’s New?



Our featured selections this week are the latest additions to our large print fiction collection. Stop by and explore them, including 16th Seduction, by James Patterson; Against All Odds, by Danielle Steel; Fast and Loose, by Stuart Woods; The Fix, by David Baldacci; Golden Prey, by John Sandford; and One Perfect Lie, by Lisa Scottoline.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

New Nonfiction – Something for Everyone



Physics, politics, perambulation and photography…this is just a sample of the topics you’ll find in our new nonfiction section! Be sure to stop by and check out these new additions to our collection: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, by Neil deGrasse Tyson; The Bucket List Adventures: 1000 Adventures Big & Small, by Kath Stathers (ed.); Lonely Planet's Guide to Travel Photography, by Richard l'Anson; The Pacific Crest Trail: Exploring America's Wilderness Trail, by Mark Larabee; and Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign, by Jonathan Allen.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Our Latest Book Display



Are you a fan of thriller and spy fiction? If your answer is yes, then stop by and take a look at this month’s lobby book display, which features both new and classic spy and thriller novels, as well as one “real life” spy story. Our display features classics by authors such as Ian Fleming, Nelson DeMille and Somerset Maugham, as well as some of the works by current best-selling authors, including David Baldacci and Daniel Silva.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

New Biographies and Autobiographies



Looking for something different to read? Why not try a biography or an autobiography and get to “know” an interesting person a bit better? Here are some of our newest selections: Ballplayer, by Chipper Jones (autobiography); Jefferson: Architect of American Liberty, by John B. Boles; Letterman: the Last Giant of Late Night, by Jason Zinoman; Nevertheless: a Memoir, by Alec Baldwin (autobiography); and Prince Charles: the Passions and Paradoxes of an Improbable Life, by Sally Bedell Smith.