The May LibraryReads List

The May list of librarian favorites includes magical tales, mysteries in cozy and gothic flavors 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.

  • Book of Night by Holly Black
    A woman must overcome trauma in a world where shadows can be stolen.
  • The Book Woman’s Daughter by Kim Michele Richardson
    Another woman rides into the mountains to deliver books in this sequel.
  • Chef’s Kiss by T.J. Alexander
    Meet-cute in the test kitchen for an elite magazine.
  • The Hacienda by Isabel Cañas
    A second wife, a gothic mansion and supernatural happenings.
  • Hide by Kiersten White
    The line between a high-stakes competition and survival starts to blur.
  • The Murder of Mr. Wickham by Claudia Gray
    A new cozy mystery sequel to Pride and Prejudice.
  • Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt
    Alternating voices - including that of an octopus - tell a tale of family.
  • The Secret Life of Albert Entwistle by Matt Cain
    A closeted mail carrier faces the uncertainty of retirement.
  • Siren Queen by Nghi Vo
    A rising star in a magical realism version of Hollywood.
  • This Time Tomorrow by Emma Straub
    What would you change if you could loop back to the age of 16?

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.

If you'd like more book recommendations, browse our Books page or check out titles from past LibraryReads lists.