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Saturday, February 25, 2012


Have you checked the best sellers lists in our New Book room? We post the week's  New York Time's bestseller lists for fiction and non-fiction, and check mark which books are in our collection. Check out what's on the list - it may sound like a great read for you.

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Book Page

BookPage is available at the library, through the generosity of the Friends of the Riverdale Public Library. BookPage is a great resource for finding your next good read.

The editors of BookPage review what they think are the best books published each month in a variety of categories.

Whether you are looking for a whodunit, romance, or a cookbook, you are sure to find something you'd like to read.

Stop by and pick up a copy.

Friday, February 10, 2012

Donations Accepted for the Friends of the Library Book Sale

Donations are now being accepted for the Friends of the Riverdale Public Library Book Sale.
Hardcover or paperback books in good condition, music on CD's, and DVD movies are welcome.

Mark your calendar for the Book Sale! Friday, March 23, 4 - 8 p.m., Saturday, March 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 3 p.m.

Friday, February 3, 2012

Our Book Club Announces Their Selections

The Riverdale Public Library Book Discussion Club is a great group! Join them for the upcoming discussions. Sign up by calling the library at 973-835-5400 or register online at

Book club books are available at the front desk.

February 27 – The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Steig Larsson

March 19 – The Necklace by Cheryl Jarvis

April 16 – Wedding in December by Anita Shreve

May 21 – Hotel on the Corner of Bitter & Sweet by Jamie Ford

June 18 – Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

The group will select the July - December books later in the  year.