Summer Reading 2019

Summer Reading

Summer Reading Booklists, Resources & More

25 Award Winning Reads for Summer 2019

Need to fill your "Award Winner" square in the Boston Public Library's 2019 Adult Summer Reading Bingo Game? Pick up one of these...

20 Great Books under 200 Pages

Need to fill your "Under 200 page" square in the Boston Public Library's 2019 Adult Summer Reading Bingo Game? Struggling to find a short...

Summer 2019: Boston Public School Summer List Grades K-2

Find books on your recommended summer reading list here, for kids entering 1st and 2nd grade.

Summer 2019: Boston Public School Summer List Grades 6-8

Find books on your recommended summer reading list here, for teens and tweens entering 6-8 grade.

Summer 2019: Boston Public School Summer List Grades 9-12

Find books on your recommended summer reading list here, for teens entering 9 - 12 grade.

All Summer Long

Whether you're looking for the ideal recipe or your next beach read, this list will help you celebrate the return of summer.

Motivational Books to Improve Your Life

Learn new skills, be more productive, and become an empowered leader with these engaging end of summer reads. Whether you're returning to…

Staff Picks: August 2018

Every month staff from the Reader Services and Collection Development departments at the Boston Public Library recommend their favorite…

NoveList Plus

Fiction and nonfiction reading recommendations for adults, including reviews, articles, reading lists, and more.

Female Authors of Color: 17 Books By…

From Bangladesh to Cuba; From Africa to Korea, these women authors hail from around the world and often bring their culture to their…

Noir Novels and Their Films

Popular throughout the 1930’s, 40’s, and 50’s, these dark and grim crime novels were eventually picked up by Hollywood film makers and…

Lucky Day Collection

The Lucky Day collection is a collection of new, popular, and bestselling books. All items are available by walk-in only. Learn more here.

Downloadable Media

Looking for eBooks, audiobooks, or streaming materials? Use any one of our downloadable media online resources to check these items out!

Life-Changing Latino Reads

Latin American literature has a diverse history filled with brilliant authors, each with distinct histories, voices, views, and stories to…

No Time To Read? 16 Audiobooks To Get…

Audiobooks are great for long car rides, long walks, or while puttering around your home. Some of these are even narrated by famous actors…
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