Blogs: Adult Fiction

  • Hair Down, Glasses Off: Best New Romance Summer EditionDay of the Duchess, cover

    It's summer, yes! Summer is the ultimate time for escapist reading. And what is more escapist reading than a little romance? While it is this author's personal belief that romance is an anytime genre, it is sometimes better enjoyed by a pool, in the mountains, or on a sandy beach. Here are five books to toss in your travel bag this summer.
    Posted by: Amelia Vander Heide on Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 10:00 AM | Comments: 2
  • Have Yourself a Superhero SummerWonder Woman

    San Jose Public Library's Summer Reading Challenge is in full swing and will continue through July 31! To celebrate, I will be covering some upcoming and recent superhero movies and events, along with some super reads you can check out during the challenge! Guardians of the Galaxy
    Posted by: Jessica Novak on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 6:51 PM | Comments: 3
  • eSpotlight: June is LGBT Pride Month!A rainbow Pride flag waves in the breeze against a blue sky. Attribution: Benson Kua via Wikimedia Commons

    Celebrate LGBT Pride! June is national Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month. We celebrate every June to commemorate the historic Stonewall riots (a key point in the Gay Liberation Movement in the U.S.), celebrate our LGBT communities, and honor the contributions that Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender people have made to our world.
    Posted by: Jacqueline Danziger on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 12:07 PM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight Extra - The Big Library Read is Back! Big Library Read You don't have to be a genius to fall in love with this book!

    Join us June 12th through June 26th for another Big Library Read!  This time, the book is The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict.  Get your eCopy at OverDrive, or place a hold on a paper copy!
    Posted by: Stacy Tomaszewski on Monday, June 12, 2017 - 9:15 AM | Comments: 1
  • eSpotlight - Wonder Woman!Wonder Woman

    In honor of the premier last weekend of the DC Universe's Wonder Woman movie, we'd like to offer you some extra reading (and listening) to take with you while you stand in line at the theater!
    Posted by: Stacy Tomaszewski on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 8:00 AM | Comments: 1