Holiday Booklist Gift Guide

Let the library help you select some great books to give as gifts this holiday season! Here is a list of some of our favorites from recent years.

Adult Books
The Book of Delights by Ross Gay (2019) For fans of poetry, humor, and year-long projects. Adult non-fiction.
The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett (2020) For fans of twins, and missing persons. Adult fiction.
Young Adult Fiction
The Magic Fish by Trung Le Nguyen (2020) For fans of beautiful illustration and storytelling and immigration stories. Young adult graphic novel.
Blackout by Dhonielle Clayton (2021) For fans of short stories, love in all its forms, and Black joy. Young adult fiction.
Everything Sad is Untrue by Daniel Nayeri (2020) For fans of memoirs and the immigrant experience. Young adult fiction.
The Box in the Woods by Maureen Johnson (book 4 in the Truly Devious series) (2021) For fans of engrossing mysteries that bridge the past and present. Young adult fiction.
Picture Books
Counting Creatures by Julia Donaldson (2020) For fans of animals, counting, and beautiful illustrations. Picture book.
Board Books
Hello World: Cars and Trucks by Jill McDonald (2021) For fans of cheerful illustrations and transportation. Board book.
Chapter Books
Bips and Roses by Asia Citro (book 8 in the Zoey & Sassafras series) (2020) For fans of fantasy and science. Beginner chapter book.
Lion of Mars by Jennifer L. Holm (2021) For fans of science fiction and feel-good stories. Chapter book for grades 3-5.