BOOKS

Upcoming Book Events

Used Book Sale: Collectable & Specialty Books

Dec 4th | 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Give the gift of books this season! Shop an exclusive selection of holiday, children's and collectible books to find the perfect gift.

Upcoming Book Events

Used Book Sale: Collectable & Specialty Books

Dec 4th | 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Give the gift of books this season! Shop an exclusive selection of holiday, children's and collectible books to find the perfect gift.

Fiction Blogs and Lists

December 2022 Most Anticipated Adult Fiction Titles

Here are some of the most popular fiction books for adults coming in December

2022 Favorite Diverse Fiction

Check out some of our staff's favorite recent diverse novels.

Time Magazine's Top 100 of 2022

Time magazine published a list of the Top 100 books of 2022. And you're in luck---Arapahoe Libraries owns them all.

Coming Soon Fiction

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Nonfiction Blogs and Lists

Caminando En Los Zapatos De Otros

Poderosas historias que nos piden valorar y entender las diferencias.

Nonfiction Spotlight December 2022

Looking for something new to read? Here are some new nonfiction titles for December.

2022 Favorite Diverse Nonfiction

Here are some of our staff's favorite diverse nonfiction books of 2022, including essays, histories and memoirs.

Coming Soon Nonfiction

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Mystery and Thriller Blogs and Lists

The Most Wonderful Crime of the Year: Adult Murder Mystery

Dec 8th | 6:30pm - 9:00pm
At this seasonal standup performance, the jolly jokester gets upstaged by...a murder! It is up to the audience to unravel the mystery.

Mystery Book Club - 2023 Books

Meets at Koelbel Library on the third Wednesday evening each month at 6:30 pm.

Fiction Set in Denver

Read about your city from cozy to mystery to historical.

Coming Soon Mystery and Thriller

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Romance Blogs and Lists

Pick a Disney Princess, We'll Pick Your Romance Read

All we need from you is to pick your favorite Disney movie from this curated list and you'll get a suggestion for your next romance read.

New Holiday Romance 2022

Curl up with one of these new holiday romances.

Culinary Romance

Love is what's cooking in these tasty romance novels.

Coming Soon Romance

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Science Fiction and Fantasy Blogs and Lists

Science Fiction and Fantasy by Indigenous Authors

November is National American Indian Heritage Month. To celebrate - let's read some science fiction and fantasy by these wonderful authors!

"Back to the Future" Day

October 21 is "Back to the Future" Day because in the second film Marty travels forward in time to October 21, 2015.

Happy Hobbit Day!

Celebrate all things hobbit on Hobbit Day.

Coming Soon Science Fiction

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Coming Soon Fantasy Carousel

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Biography and Memoirs Blogs and Lists

Caminando En Los Zapatos De Otros

Poderosas historias que nos piden valorar y entender las diferencias.

2022 Favorite Diverse Nonfiction

Here are some of our staff's favorite diverse nonfiction books of 2022, including essays, histories and memoirs.

If You Liked...I'm Glad My Mom Died

A collection of memoirs by child stars, filled with wit and heart.

Coming Soon Biography and Memoir

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Historical Fiction Blogs and Lists

Fiction Set in Denver

Read about your city from cozy to mystery to historical.

Bitter Rivals

Books with rivalries. Some end in romance, others remain foes. Some are fictional stories, others happened throughout the world's history.

Meet ‘The Nightingale’ Author Kristin Hannah

Jan 19th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online Event
Join us virtually for an evening with Kristin Hannah, the award-winning and bestselling author of more than 21 novels.

Coming Soon Historical Fiction

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Graphic Novels Blogs and Lists

A Conversation with Graphic Novelist R. Alan Brooks

Feb 23rd | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Event
Join us virtually for an evening with graphic novelist R. Alan Brooks and discuss the power of being able to see yourself in art.

Indigenous Voices in Graphic Novels

Graphic Novels featuring Native American and Indigenous characters.

Indigenous Voices in Graphic Novels

Explore and learn from a diverse range of Indigenous experiences in these graphic novels.

Graphic Novels

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Graphic Novels

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Audiobooks Blogs and Lists

Beer & Book Pairings

Sip and read along to these flavorful suggestions.

OverDrive/Libby

Download OverDrive eBooks, magazines and audiobooks to your smartphone or tablet with the Libby app.

OverDrive for Kids

Download child-friendly eBooks and videos to your PC, smartphone or eBook reader.

Coming Soon Audiobooks

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LGBT+ Blogs and Lists

Take Pride

Read one of these LGBT-friendly picture books today!

Nonfiction Books for Pride Month

These new books explore the experiences and stories of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals.

LGBTQ+ Mysteries

Looking for mystery fiction featuring LGBTQ+ characters? Try one of these!

Coming Soon LGBT+

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History & Genealogy Blogs and Lists

Veterans Day History

Learn more about Veterans Day and find resources from the library.

Learn About Rosh Hashanah

Learn about celebrations, traditions and all things Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.

March on Washington

August 28 is the anniversary of the historic 1963 March on Washington. Learn more about this important event in the civil rights movement.
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Food & Cooking Blogs and Lists

Best Thanksgiving Cookbooks

A list of books to help prep an American Thanksgiving meal.

Culinary Romance

Love is what's cooking in these tasty romance novels.

Enjoy Jewish Delicacies

A collection of cookbooks featuring iconic Jewish meals and specialties.

Coming Soon Cookbooks

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Classics Blogs and Lists

Celebrating The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz was released on August 29, 1939, over 80 years ago.

Jane Austen Read-Alikes For Each Novel

Are you an Austen-ite? Choose your favorite Jane Austen novel and discover what to read next.

Down the Rabbit Hole

Journey down the rabbit hole with books and movies based on Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

Recently Ordered Classics

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Book Club 2 Go Kits

Browse the latest Book Club 2 Go Kits. Each kit comes with 10 books and a discussion guide. Fiction and nonfiction. All ages.

Book Clubs

Upcoming Book Club Events

BOOK CLUB SELECTIONS

Book Club Kits Carousel

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