Booklist Archive

Booklist Archive

Past FCPL Booklists

Books For the Recent Graduate

More Books to Read before the 2014 Movie Comes Out

Crime Novels Where Women are the True Detectives

If You Like Game of Thrones, try one of the theseIf You Liked GONE GIRL Try One Of These Marriage Thrillers

What’s New in Nonfiction

February LibraryReads List: Books Published this Month that Librarians Love

16 Books to Read Before the Movies Come Out

Must Read Cookbooks of 2013

Librarian Top Picks via Twitter 2013

Publisher’s Weekly Top Picks of 2013

The Microhistory of Food

Books to watch out for this Fall

Scary Books Sure to Give You Shivers

The Jazz Age

Girls Gone Wild: Adventurous Women, Past and Present

Feed Your Inner Geek

For Pop Culture Fans

Best Books of 2013 So Far…

Have you read last year’s Best Thriller and Suspense Novels?

Like it Dark? Try these works of NOIR Fiction.

Add a little Fantasy to your life. Check out some of the best from 2012.

April is National Humor Month. Books to make you laugh out loud

20 of The 75 Books Every Man Should Read. Esquire’s unranked, incomplete, utterly biased list of the greatest works of literature ever published. How many have you read?

Great Science Fiction Picks of 2012

Vintage Style: Decorating, Crafting, Sewing… We have it all!

Political Thrillers

Librarians pick the best of 2012

Get a clue and check out a Holiday Mystery

Hunger for more Hunger Games, try one of these classic dystopian novels

MORE Books to Movies – Coming this Fall

The Era of Silent Films

Holds Alert! New & Upcoming, Sure To Be, Bestsellers

Spies, Spies & More Spies! All New!

Alexander McCall Smith Readalikes

Top 10 Teen books from NPR's List of 100

If you like Agatha Christie, try one of these

More Downton Abbey Readalikes

Hobby Fiction: Pleasant tales that include your favorite craft.

Good Reads Picked by NPR

Batter Up, It's Baseball Season

Bring a little Romance into Your Summer

Mad Men Fans: Can't get enough of the hip advertising agents and their cool 60's setting? Try one of these books.

Some Picks from the London Telegraph's list of 100 Novels Everyone Should Read

Sure Fire Selections for Book Groups (Non-Fiction)

9 New Books Not to be Missed this Season (from USAToday)

Hooked on Downton Abbey? Can't get enough of this compelling story and world? Give these titles a try

If You Like Stieg Larsson's The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo,You Might Enjoy . . .

Humorous Books to Chase the Winter Blues Away

Favorite Mysteries You May Have Missed

Some of your favorite authors go Graphic. You might be surprised!

Library Journal's Best Books 2011: The Top Ten

Winter Reading List: 10 More Books to Read before they are Movies

Going Digital

Trending Zombies

10 Terrific Books from book expert Nancy Pearl

Top 10 Books You Should Have Read in High School (source: Today .com)

Non-Fiction fans, we have Summer's Biggest, Juiciest Nonfiction Adventures

Insane Science: New Books that Explain the Brain

Man's Best Friend

NPR's 5 Mind-Bending Sci-Fi Books For A Fantastical Summer

What Bookclubs are talking about NOW

2011 Books to Movies

10 Essential Penguin Classics

Contemporary Fantasy: also known as urban or modern day fantasy - is a sub genre of fantasy

Techno-thrillers

75 Books Every Man Should Read from Esquire Magazine

Put your backyard to work: Sustainable living in an urban setting

Stories from the past: Historical Fiction

It's National Craft Month and the perfect time to start a new project! Check out one of these crafty books.

If you enjoyed The Help by Kathryn Stockett, try one of these Southern novels.

Best Mysteries of 2011. All have been nominated for an Edgar Award.

Hungry for more like The Hunger Games? Try one of these.

The Great Divide: Race Relations from Slavery to Present Day

Fairy Tales Aren’t Just for Kids

2010 Great Group Reads. Top books from reading groups.

Did you like The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo? Then try one of these Scandinavian Mysteries and Thrillers

Booklist Online Top 10 Religion and Spirituality

If You Like David Sedaris, try…

Notable Books for Adults – ALA List for 2010

Spices of Life: Herbal Fiction & NonFiction

7 Great Overlooked Books by Famous Writers

Fiction Awards and the Art Seidenbaum Awards for First Fiction from the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes

Books with a Beat

LA Times Book Prizes for 2010: Current Interest and Biography

Go Green

Entertainment Weekly 1000: The New Classics, A Sampling

Booksellers.com Top 10 Books of 2009

National Book Critics Circle Award finalists

Book Maven’s Top 10 Books of 2009

Salon's Picks for Best Fiction Books of the Decade

If you like Nicholas Sparks, try

Best Selling Non-Fiction of 2009

Exciting Tales of Extreme Weather

Don't miss out. A Few of the Best Selling Books of 2009

2009 International Latino Book Awards

Holiday Cheer

Native American Tales

Men in Kilts: Highland Romance

Vampires, Monsters & Witches, Oh My!

Heroes in Uniform

This Years Pulitzer Prize Winners and Finalists

Slate Magazine Picks the Best Books of 2008

Celebrate Earth Day with some Environmental Fiction

Armchair Adventures and MisAdventures

Legal Thrillers

Entertainment Weekly's 100: Celebrating the New Classics

Warm Up this Winter With A Good Cozy Mystery