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What’s next on your list? Looking for suggestions? Getting ready for a road trip and want to listen to a good book? Look here – you’ll find everything you need.

Books

Looking for a specific title? Click here to access the WLS catalog and click here to learn how to navigate it.

Staff & Trustee Picks

Local Authors

Audiobooks

Prefer to listen to your literature? Borrow audiobooks from WLS

OneClickDigital – A collection of approximately 4,000 audiobooks for unlimited and instant download to your MP3 player or iPod.

OverDrive  – A downloadable audiobook and eBook service offered by the Westchester Library System.

Periodicals

Want to catch up on the news and foreign affairs, get some parenting advice, browse the latest lifestyle magazines, find a new recipe? Come on in! You'll find The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Journal News, plus a huge array of magazines, many of which can also be accessed electronically at Flipster

ELibrary

Looking for books to download and read on your Kindle, iPad, phone, computer, and more?

OverDrive  – A downloadable audiobook and eBook service offered by the Westchester Library System.
Freading  – A downloadable eBook service offered by the Westchester Library System.
TumbleBooks – An online collection of animated, talking picture books, reading comprehension quizzes, educational games and teacher resources.
OneClickDigital  – A collection of approximately 4,000 audiobooks for unlimited and instant download to your MP3 player or iPod.
Total Boox – Total BooX lets WLS patrons read, share and discover books with no restrictions, no waiting lists and no tokens. *Please note that Total Boox is currently in beta*
Project Gutenberg – A collection of free eBooks.
Google Books – Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide using Google Book Search. Discover a new favorite or unearth an old classic.

Plus cardholders have access to Novelist:

Novelist Search for fiction and non-fiction based on your favorite authors, titles, subjects or genres, as well as reviews, series lists, and book discussion guides.

Novelist K-8 Search for fiction and non-fiction titles for kids in grades kindergarten through eighth based on favorite authors, titles, subjects or genres. Browse book talks, grab and go book lists, and curricular connections for educators.

Borrow a Kindle

BPL Kindles are pre-loaded with content – no downloading necessary! Available to Bronxville Public Library card holders.

Kindles have been provided through the generous support of the FOBPL and recent new titles this month include:

Fiction
  1. Into the Water by Paula Hawkins
  2. Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout
  3. Beartown by Fredrik Backman
  4. No Middle Name by Lee Child
  5. Golden Pray by John Sandford

Non Fiction

  1. Letterman: The Last Giant of Late Night by Jason Zinoman
  2. Best Minds of my Generation by Allen Ginsberg
  3. Old School: Life in the Sane Lane by Bill O’Reilly
  4. An American Sickness by Elisabeth Rosenthal
  5. Goodbye, Things: The New Japanese Minimalism by Fumio Sasaki
  6. Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
  7. Protestants: The Faith That Made the Modern World by Alec Ryrie
  8. This Fight is Our Fight by Elizabeth Warren
  9. Who Thought This was a Good Idea by Alyssa Mastromonaco
  10. Nevertheless: A Memoir by Alec Baldwin
  11. Prince Charles by Sally Bedell Smith

 

Overdrive Advantage

Bronxville card holders now have exclusive access to extra copies of the hottest e-book titles! Your waiting time will be shorter for all those latest bestsellers.  Simply login in with your library card when you visit Overdrive Advantage.

This month cardholders have access to the following titles:

  1. The Fix by David Baldacci
  2. Nevertheless: A Memoir by Alec Baldwin
  3. Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
  4. An American Sickness by Elisabeth Rosenthal
    The Whistler by John Grisham
  5. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
  6. Dark Money: The Hidden History by Jane Mayer
  7. Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari
  8. Swing Time by Zadie Smith
  9. The Telomere Effect by Elizabeth Blackburn
  1. Faithful by Alice Hoffman
  2. The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney
  3. 1984 by George Orwell
  4. Black Edge by Sheelah Kothatkar
  5. The orphan’s Tale by Pam Jenoff
  6. This Close to Happy by Daphne Merkin
  1. The Case Against Sugar Gary Taubes
  2. The Dry by Jane Harper
  3. Hidden Figures: the American Dream by Margot Lee Shetterly
  4. Never Never by James Patterson
  5. The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher
  6. The Telomere Effect by Elizabeth Blackburn
  • The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis
  • My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout
  • The Waters of Eternal Youth by Donna Leon
  • When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
  1. Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
  2. A Great  Reckoning by Louise Penny
  3. Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis by J.D Vance
  4. Shoe dog : a memoir by the creator of Nike by Philip Knight
  5. Truly madly guilty by Liane Moriarty
  6. Bill O’Reilly’s Legends & lies : the real West by David Fisher
  • Before the Fall by Noah Hawley
  • Crisis of Character by Gray J Byrne
  • Here’s to Us by Elin Hilderbrand
  • A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Bachman
  • The Story of the Lost Child by Elena Ferrante
  • Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler
  • The Nest by Cynthia Sweeney
  • The rainbow comes and goes by Anderson Cooper
  • Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow
  • Five Presidents: my extraordinary journey by Clint Hill
  • The Gene by Siddhartha Mukherjee
  • The Lake House by Kate Morton
  • The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
  • The rainbow comes and goes by Anderson Cooper (Audio)
  • The story of a new name by Elena Ferrante
  • Me before You by Jojo Moyes
  • The life changing magic of tidying up by Marie Kondo
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
  • The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
  • Who do you Love by Jennifer Weiner
  • Primates of Park Avenue by Wednesday Martin
  • Radiant Angel by Nelson Demille
  • Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
  • English Spy by Daniel Silva
  • All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
  • Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
  • Euphoria by Lily King
  • Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown
  • Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert
  • Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
  • After You by Jojo Moyes
  • Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter by Kate Clifford Larson
  • The Last of the President’s Man by Bob Woodward
  • The Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
  • The Martian by Andy Weir
  • A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
  • The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende
  • The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz
  • Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • All The Light We Cannot See (Audio) by Anthony Doerr
  • Nightingale (Audio) by Hannah Kristian

 

Read on the go!

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