Book Lists for Adults

All of the books in these lists are in the Delaware Library Catalog in print or digital formats. Click on the “Check Our Catalog” link next to the book record to get a link to the catalog for that item. In many cases, if the book is part of a series, there are many other books from that series available.


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Book Lists


Women Spies (September 2021)
Books about Work (September 2021)
School Daze (September 2021)
Technical Difficulties (August 2021)
Tales of the Titanic (August 2021)
Lost in Space (July 2021)
Trapped! (July 2021)
For Fans of Ted Lasso (July 2021)
July is National Parks & Recreation Month (July 2021)
Arts & Culture (June 2021)
What if… (June 2021)
Creepy & Compelling (June 2021)
What’s Cooking? (June 2021)
Read with Pride (June 2021)
Recent Notable Books (May 2021)
Psychological Suspense (May 2021)
Royal Reads (May 2021)
Fiction for Dog Lovers (May 2021)
Entertaining Biographies (May 2021)
Unreliable Narrator (April 2021)
Celebrate Earth Day (April 2021)
Fictional Bookshops (April 2021)
Animals are Wild! (April 2021)
Spring is Here! (April 2021)
April is National Poetry Month (April 2021)


A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne
The Boy From the Woods by Harlan Coben
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert
Camino Winds by John Grisham
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
If It Bleeds by Stephen King
This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger
The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
Normal People by Sally Rooney
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
Educated by Tara Westover