Books & Media

Staff Picks

Ready to try something new? Like you, our staff members are avid readers and movie watchers and they want to share their favorite titles. Check out all of our staff favorites on display at the library!

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  • BookBrowse

    Exceptional books don’t just entertain, they also uplift and educate us. BookBrowse seeks out these books across a range of genres offering reviews, recommendations, articles and excerpts, and includes extensive resources for book clubs. For the latest recommendations read their twice-monthly online magazine; or browse by genre and a wide range of themes.

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  • Goodreads

    Social media for book lovers. Get recommendations and reviews, track your reading history, and follow your favorite authors and librarians!

    Follow Avon Library on Goodreads:
    Avon Public Library's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)

  • New York Times Best Sellers

    Check out the New York Times Best Sellers on their website, or right through our catalog to easily see which titles Avon Library, and other libraries, own.