Books for Adults

No matter what you like to read, we'd love to help you find your next good book!

It's hard to match the feeling of being immersed in a book that you love, and it can be even harder to find a new book when you (sadly) turn the last page. Our librarians are always happy to help you find something great to read, so don't be afraid to ask for suggestions the next time you visit your local library.

In the meantime, check out a few of our most popular books:

Dear Haiti, Love Alaine

Dear Haiti, Love Alaine

by Maika Moulite
Don't You Forget About Me

Don't You Forget About Me

by Mhairi McFarlane
Me and White Supremacy

Me and White Supremacy

by Layla F. Saad
The Last Train to Key West

The Last Train to Key West

by Chanel Cleeton

New books

Don't miss this selection of our newest fiction and nonfiction books for adults. This list includes mysteries, romance novels, and westerns, along with nonfiction subjects like self-help, history, and cooking.

Prefer reading books with larger print? Take a look at this list of our newest large print books.

Whether you're going on a long car ride or like to listen at home, this list of our newest audiobooks has something for everyone.

Fun sites for finding good books

We've compiled a list of some of our favorite book-finding resources for you to explore. With any luck, your only problem will be finding the time to read so many great books!

The best spot to find every book in a series listed in order. Every author has a page that lists everything they have written in the order it was published, plus information about any new or forthcoming books.

This site makes finding new authors fun! Type in an author's name, and this site will generate a web of other authors you might enjoy. The closer an author's name is to another, the more alike the authors are in writing style and genre.

Want to see what the rest of the country is reading? Check out the New York Times Book Review and the New York Times Bestseller List! To get started, log in and go to Books, in the Arts section.

The secret to finding great books! Type in your favorite title, genre, or author for suggestions of books you are sure to love. You'll find lists of books in series order, along with many other great features.

Prefer to find books that match your mood? Or whose characters are a certain age? Or that are set in a particular country? This fun site helps you discover books based on criteria you choose. Enter your preferences to find lesser known books that you just might love.

Interested in eBooks and eAudiobooks?

Don't forget to check out our growing collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks for your smartphone, tablet, kindle, or e-reader! 

Borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics, and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone. Up to 7 titles each month can be streamed immediately or downloaded for offline enjoyment later - with no waiting! Use our step-by-step instructions if you need help getting started.

Our biggest and best collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks. New fiction and nonfiction titles for kids, teens, and adults are added every week. New to OverDrive? We'll help you get started.

Check out these downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks for your computer and mobile device. Formerly titled OneClick Digital.

Language and reading development

Books simplified for adults learning to read. Strengthen your language development while reading books that are written for adults.

Not finding what you're looking for?

If you find a great book on these sites that you don't see in our online catalog, please make a purchase suggestion. We want to grow our collection to meet your needs.

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Books for Adults