While September may signal the end to summer's long days and humid weather here in Melrose Park, it also begins our favorite fall publishing season. Here are five titles we are looking forward to reading this fall. Feel free to place a hold online or give us a call and we'll place a hold for you.
Sharing recipes is a wonderful tradition and we need yours! The Melrose Park Public Library is publishing a cookbook featuring the best recipes from our community. Please share your best recipes and memories. Your name will be printed with your recipe. You can return your recipe and memories to the library, send it via email to: recipes@MPPLibrary.org, or submit your recipe online.
If you like quick reads you may enjoy James Patterson's BookShots
If you're reading your way through our QuickReads collection, we are adding even more titles this year. James Patterson is releasing a series of books called BookShots. These books are intense, short reads that you can finish in one setting. You can expect all of the suspense, drama, and mystery of a full sized novel but in a much shorter package. Here are some of the titles available at the Melrose Park Library:
Big Library Read is an international program that gives libraries and library patrons unlimited simultaneous access to a popular title during the program dates, creating a virtual, global eBook club. You can borrow A Murder In Time using a valid library card,without worrying about wait lists or holds.
The Melrose Park Public Library has free lawn passes to select Ravinia concerts. These passes will be distributed to patrons on a first-come, first-served basis. Please visit or call the Adult Services Desk (708-649-7485) to request your tickets!