377 ELKWOOD AVENUE
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ 07974
908-665-0311

Reading Recommendations

BookBrowse

BookBrowse has reviews for books considered to be exceptional by BookBrowse staff. Look up your favorite books and authors to find suggested read-alikes!

Book group looking for books to discuss? Check out BookBrowse's Book Groups section. 

 

 

 

Browse Our Shelves

Browse Our Shelves to browse the various library collections in the catalog.  Browse collections of all formats from large print to DVD, and collections for all ages, from children to adults.  See something you'd like? Click "Place Hold" and reserve it for pickup in the lobby!

New Books & DVDs

See what books & DVDs are new at the library!

NoveList

Browse NoveList for fiction recommendations, or look up a favorite novel or author to find read-alikes!

Book groups will want to take a look at NoveList's reading guides.  These discussion questions are not found elsewhere on the Internet, and answers are provided.  

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Pinterest

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The New Providence Memorial Library has published many book lists for books in its collection on Pinterest, including:

Beach Reads
Book Lovers' Circle Recommendations
Celebrating Black History Month

Frightful October Reads
Gentle Reads
Get Cookin'
Graphic Novels at NPML
Great Movie/Book Pairs
Historical Fiction
If You Liked "Downton Abbey"
If You Liked "Gone Girl"
Luck of the Irish
NJ Reads
NPML Book Group Selections
Oprah's Book Club
Series You Will Love
Staff Picks

GoodReads Reading Group

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Join the NPML Online Reading Group at GoodReads.com and find out what other readers in New Providence recommend. Online discussions are held during the Adult Summer Reading program and sometimes at other times of the year. 

Cold weather is upon us!

Do you think about curling up with a good book?  We are, of course, the home of good books.  And lots more.  We have some fantastic streaming services where you can get premium content for free.  We have ebooks and eaudiobooks so that you can curl up with your mobile device.  Winter is a great time to plan your exploration of new worlds and Mango Languages can help.  Can't get to the library for your tutoring session?  Check out Brainfuse and get personal assistance for free!

If you do decide to step out, join us for crafts, story times, interest clubs, movie discussions, book clubs and great concerts.   Oh, and don't forget AfterWords, our bookstore downstairs, for great deals on books you never have to return!

We've just scratched the surface of all the programming and resources we offer.  Get the complete picture on our Event Calendar.

 

377 ELKWOOD AVENUE
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ 07974
908-665-0311