Book Reviews

Last minute gift ideas for readers of all ages

Looking for that last minute Christmas gift? —what about a book? Try your local stores for these titles that have been flying off the library shelves.

Picture Books for Children 
Pete the Cat by James Dean
Llama Llama by Anna Dewdney

Chapter Books for Children
Hurry Up Houdini or Knight at Dawn by Mary Pope Osborne
Thunder Rising by Erin Hunter
House of Hades by Rick Riordan
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck by Jeff Kinney
Royal Ranger by John Flanagan

Books for Teens 
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card
Insurgent or Divergent or Allegiant by Veronica Roth
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Hunger Games, Catching Fire, Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

Books for Adults 
Command Authority by Tom Clancy
Sycamore Row by John Grisham
Takedown Twenty by Janet Evanovich
Doctor Sleep by Stephen King

Short of money?—We’re open today (Sat, 12/21) and on Monday (12,/23). Stop by the library and check out a book you think your friends or family members will enjoy from the library and write a note about why you chose this book for them and then give them time to enjoy it.

– Marie Vallee, Youth Services Coordinator