Month: July 2019

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Summer Reading: Category K, Read a Classic

Summer Reading has begun, and It’s Showtime at MPPL! If you are looking for a book that fits one of the specific categories, check this blog for suggestions throughout the months of June and July! You can also stop by the library to see our binders of additional suggestions. Enjoy the show!

These are suggestions for CATEGORY K: READ A CLASSIC:

Rebecca book coverRebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
Beloved book coverBeloved by Toni Morrison
Jane Eyre book coverJane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

 

The Sun Also Rises book coverThe Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

Summer Reading: Category O, Read a Book About a Writer or Writing

Summer Reading has begun, and It’s Showtime at MPPL! If you are looking for a book that fits one of the specific categories, check this blog for suggestions throughout the months of June and July! You can also stop by the library to see our binders of additional suggestions. Enjoy the show!

These are suggestions for CATEGORY O: READ A BOOK ABOUT A WRITER OR WRITING:

Walking on the Ceiling book coverWalking on the Ceiling by Aysegul Savas
Love and Ruin book coverLove and Ruin by Paula McClain

 

Chuckerman Makes a Movie book coverChuckerman Makes a Movie by Francie Arenson Dickman
Revolution Sunday book coverRevolution Sunday by Wendy Guerra
Less book coverLess by Andrew Sean Greer

Summer Reading: Category J, Read a Crowd Pleaser

Summer Reading has begun, and It’s Showtime at MPPL! If you are looking for a book that fits one of the specific categories, check this blog for suggestions throughout the months of June and July! You can also stop by the library to see our binders of additional suggestions. Enjoy the show!

These are suggestions for CATEGORY J: READ A CROWD PLEASER:

The Reckoning book coverThe Reckoning by John Grisham
Before We Were Yours book coverBefore We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
The Silent Patient book coverThe Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

 

Summer Reading: Category Q, Listen to an Audiobook Performance

Summer Reading has begun, and It’s Showtime at MPPL! If you are looking for a book that fits one of the specific categories, check this blog for suggestions throughout the months of June and July! You can also stop by the library to see our binders of additional suggestions. Enjoy the show!

These are suggestions for CATEGORY Q: Listen to an Audiobook:

Fire and Blood book coverFire and Blood by George R. R. Martin
The Bride Test book coverThe Bride Test by Helen Hoang
The Tattooist of Auschwitz book coverThe Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

 

Mistress of the Ritz book coverMistress of the Ritz by Melanie Benjamin
Warlight book coverWarlight by Michael Ondaatje

Summer Reading: Category M, Read a Dazzling Debut from 2018 or 2019

Summer Reading has begun, and It’s Showtime at MPPL! If you are looking for a book that fits one of the specific categories, check this blog for suggestions throughout the months of June and July! You can also stop by the library to see our binders of additional suggestions. Enjoy the show!

These are suggestions for CATEGORY M: READ A DAZZLING DEBUT FROM 2018 OR 2019:

The Book of M book coverThe Book of M by Peng Shepherd
Liar's Candle book coverLiar’s Candle by August Thomas
The Kennedy Debutante book coverThe Kennedy Debutante by Kerri Maher

 

The Wedding Date book coverThe Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory
Song of a Captive Bird book coverSong of a Captive Bird by Jasmin Darznik
The Darkest Time of Night book coverThe Darkest Time of Night by Jeremy Finley