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5 Fantastic Summer Staycation Reads

Take a book-based summer escape with five great staycation reads.

By Shayna Sherman | books

May Online Book Club: The Hidden Life of Trees, by Peter Wohlleben

May Online Book Club: What is it? Love the idea of a book club, but you don’t have time to attend meetings? No problem! We won’t have meetings, but anyone who reads or listens to that month’s title, either with physical copies or digital copies, can participate in our online discussion boards on  Facebook and our blog […]

By Amy Matheney | Book Discussions . books . eBooks . Online Book club

Up Lit reads

Are you looking for something new to read but the fear of reading something without hope of a happy ending is just too much right now? Try Up Lit –  realistic, feel-good fiction that encompasses many genres, not just romance or inspirational fiction. Everything in the story is not saccharine sweet, and the characters do […]

By staffwriter | books . Staff picks

Five read-alikes to keep you busy this spring

When I read something that I end up loving, I want to recreate the feeling the book has given me. Enter Read-alikes! In 2019 we had many great books checked out from our libraries, and I’ve heard a lot about 2019’s big books from our patrons. Here are five read-alikes for some of our highest […]

By staffwriter | books

I share 5 fantastic favorite books of 2019

As a year comes to its close, I always like to look back and review my favorite books from the past year. For me, that’s a combination of audiobooks listened to and books read. I also enjoy hearing about what books my family, friends, coworkers and library users discovered over the course of the year.

By Emily Wichman | Book Discussions . books

The best 5 bold & beardy books to read now for Movember

As we all know, No-Shave November is approaching, so we’ve compiled a list of beardy books that will tickle your whiskers as you or a loved one grows a goatee in support of men’s health. Learn more about No-Shave November and how you can participate at the official site. Beardy books Of Beards and Men: [...]
By staffwriter | books

Booklovers Podcast: Books We Can’t Wait to Read

During this episode, Andrea and I share a few new and upcoming books that we can’t wait to read! We also share what’s making us happy – books and reading. So no surprises there! Rate and review our podcast. Subscribe so you never miss an episode! Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS […]


Need books? Enjoy One of Our Favorites from 2017

During this episode of Booklovers, Andrea, Amy, and I talk about some of our book favorites from 2017. Questions? More suggestions? Topics you’d like to hear us cover in the future? Comment below or hit us up on Twitter – @ClermontLibrary or on Facebook. Favorites Six Wakes by Mur Lafferty is a sf/murder mystery that […]

By Laura | books