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2021

Library Card Sign-Up Month – 9/15/2021

The library is more than physical books!


Libby by Overdrive
Creative Bug
Board Games Circulating Collection
Chromebooks & mobile hotspots

 

Back to School – 9/1/2021


Giraffe Problems by Jory John, Picture Book
Act by Kayla Miller, Middle Grade
Run: Book One by John Lewis, Young Adult
Bringing up Bookmonsters by Amber and Andy Ankowski, Adult
 
UntitledTown – The Comeback Event – 8/18/2021


Godspeed by Nickolas Butler, Thriller
The Circus of Stolen Dreams by Lorelei Savaryn, Young Adult
Modern Jungles by Pao Lor, Memoir
Seahorses by Abayomi Anamishaun, Poetry

 

Read Through the Alphabet – 8/4/2021
 
A Lady Cyclist’s Guide to Kashgar by Suzanne Joinson- Adult Fiction
The Draining Lake by Arnaldur Indridason- Mystery
The Obituary Writer by Ann Hood- Adult Fiction
The Lady Matador’s Hotel by Cristina Garcia- Adult Fiction
The Wet Nurse’s Tale by Erica Eisdorfer- Adult Fiction
 
Summer Scares and Suspense – 7/21/2021


The Cabin at the End of the World, Paul Tremblay, Horror
White is for Witching, Helen Oyeyemi, Horror
Final Girls, Riley Sager, Psychological Suspense
Bluebird, Bluebird, Attica Locke, Mystery/Crime
The Girl Who Knew Too Much, Amanda Quick, Romantic Suspense
 
Wisconsin Getaways – 7/7/2021
 
Wisconsin Supper Clubs: Another Round by Ron Faiola
Beer Lover’s Wisconsin by Kathy Flanigan
Waterfalling in Wisconsin by David Hedquist
Best Tent Camping: Wisconsin by Kevin Revolinski & Johnny Molloy
Wisconsin Day Trips by Theme by Mary M. Bauer
Oddball Wisconsin by Jerome Pohlen
 
Summer Reads at the Brown County Library – 6/16/2021
 
The Other Black Girl by Zakiya Dalila Harris
Basil’s War by Stephen Hunter
Madhouse at the End of the Earth by Julian Sancton
Hang the Moon by Alexandria Bellefleur
 
Summer Reading Challenge – 6/2/2021
 
Stanley’s Lunchbox by William Bee, Board Book
 The Magical Yet by Angela DiTerlizzi, Picture Book
Let’s Go Swimming! by Norm Feuti, Beginning Reader
Let’s Mooove! by Courtney Sheinmel, Early Chapter Book
The Last Last-Day-of-Summer by Lamar Giles, Chapter Book
 
Get Going with Genealogy- 5/19/2021
 
The Family Tree Problem Solver by Marsha Hoffman Rising
Organizing Your Family History Search by Sharon DeBartolo Carmack
Courthouse Research for Family Historians by Christine Rose
 
History as it Happens: Pandemic Publishing Project – 4/21/2021
 
Together in a Sudden Strangeness: America’s Poets Respond to the Pandemic edited by Alice Quinn
Writing Radar: Using Your Journal to Snoop Out and Craft Great Stories by Jack Gantos
Rocket Writes a Story by Tad Hills
Drawn Together by Minh Le
 
National Money Smart Week – 4/07/2021
 
Give It! by Cinders McLeod
Curious George Saves His Pennies by Margret & H.A. Rey
Earn It, Save It, Spend It! series by Mary Reina
 
Garden Books to Check Out While You Wait for Garden Season – 3/03/2021
 
The Little Gardener: Helping Children Connect with the Natural World by Julie A. Cerny
The Earth in Her Hands: 75 Extraordinary Women Working in the World of Plants by Jennifer Jewell
Chili Peppers, A Global History: Travels with the Fiery Plant that Changed the World by Dave DeWitt
The Twelve Gifts from the Garden: Life Lessons for Peace and Well-Being by Charlene
Costanzo
An Onion in My Pocket: My Life with Vegetables by Deborah Madison
Uprooted: A Gardener Reflects on Beginning Again by Page Dickey
The Comic Book Guide to Growing Food: Step-by-Step Vegetable Gardening for Everyone by Joseph Tychonievich (Author), Liz Anna Kozik (Illustrator)
 
Cozy Wisconsin Murders – 2/17/2021
 
Murder Most Sweet by Laura Jensen Walker
Uncommon Grounds by Sandra Balzo
Old World Murder by Kathleen Ernst
Survival of the Fritters by Ginger Bolton
Working Stiff by Annelise Ryan
 
Award Winning Books – 2021 Youth Media Awards – 2/03/2021
 
Caldecott Medal (Best Illustrated book of 2020) winner:
We are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom, illus. by Michaela Goade

Newbery Medal (Best Children’s book of 2020) winner:
When You Trap a Tiger by Tae Keller

Printz Medal (best teen book of 2020) winner:
Everything Sad is Untrue by Daniel Nayeri

Geisel Medal (best beginning reader of 2020) winner:
See the Cat: Three Stories about a Dog by David LaRochelle

Sibert Medal (best informational book of 2020) winner:
Honeybee by Candace Fleming
 
Books for Book Clubs – 1/21/2021
 
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi.
Followers by Megan Angelo
The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See
The Poison Squad: One Chemist’s Single-Minded Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Twentieth Century
 
Try Non-fiction in 2021 – 1/6/2021
 
Mobituaries by Mo Rocca
Voice Lessons by Rob Paulsen
Highway of Tears by Jessica McDiarmid
Maus I by Art Spiegleman