Reading Recommendations

Nobody ❤️s books more than our librarians. Explore this page to find out what we couldn’t put down!

FAVORITE BOOKS 2021
Lancaster Public Library staff and volunteers shared their favorite reads of 2021. Here are the 40+ books they picked.
ASIAN AMERICAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER HERITAGE MONTH
#ReadAsianAuthors and uplift AAPI stories, this month and every month! ✨🙌
BLACK HISTORY MONTH
Browse through our list of new & upcoming titles that celebrate Black history & culture.
GO FOR THE GOLD
Channel your excitement for all things Summer Olympics 2021 into these exhilarating books!
JUNETEENTH
Delve into Juneteenth, the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.
INAUGURATION DAY
Please explore our all-ages reading list that speaks to the significance of the day 🇺🇸
LGBTQ+ READING LIST
Celebrate Pride Month by reading books that lift up LGBTQ+ voices and stories.
REMEMBERING SEPTEMBER 11
All of us old enough to be aware of what was happening remember where we were on September 11, 2001.
SWEATER WEATHER
What accessory pairs well with a cozy sweater? A good book, of course! Check out our recommendations that are perfect for sweater weather!
WATCHED THIS? >>> READ THAT
All the books you should read based on the shows you binge-watched in 2021!
WINTER HOLIDAY READING LIST
Check out our list of recommendations, then check out a book or two from the library!
WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH
Join us as we commemorate and encourage the study, observance, and celebration of the vital role of women in American history.