The April list of librarian favorites includes heartfelt and heartbreaking stories of 20th-century history, new romance and suspense, and more. Find out more about each selection - and place holds - by clicking the title to visit our catalog, and see the LibraryReads website to read brief reviews submitted by librarians from across the country.
Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus
An ambitious woman wants to become a scientist in the 1950s.
The Good Left Undone by Adriana Trigiani
Follow several generations of an Italian family from the 1920s through the modern day.
I’ll Be You by Janelle Brown
Suspense meets two twin sisters who are former television stars.
Insomnia by Sarah Pinborough
A woman with a perfect life spirals out of control as the past catches up to her.
To Marry and To Meddle by Martha Waters
A witty Regency romance starts with a marriage of convenience.
The Memory Librarian by Janelle Monae
This collection of science fiction stories imagines a better future amid despair.
Portrait of a Thief by Grace D. Li
Five Chinese American college students are tasked with a fine art heist.
Sister Stardust by Jane Green
An English teenager spends the swinging ‘60s in Marrakech.
Take My Hand by Dolen Perkins-Valdez
A doctor uncovers forced sterilizations of poor Black women in this novel based on true events.
The Wedding Crasher by Mia Sosa
From one fake relationship to another in this heartfelt and funny romance.
Which one will you read first? If you need help placing a hold with your Chandler Public Library card, give us a call at 480-782-2800.