Best of 2018: What’s trending, what we suggest

Wondering what to read next? We’ve got you covered! Check out Oak Park’s “Best of 2018,” a curated selection of suggested reads for kids, teens, and adults, selected by our expert librarians!



In case you missed it

Noteworthy novels

For armchair sleuths

Love stories

For history lovers

Out-of-this-world tales

Mysteries to curl up with

Tales from the city

Stories from around the world

Biographies & memoirs



Teen fiction

Teen nonfiction


Newberry & Caldecott winners & honors for kids

Stories of families, immigration & separation


Youth literature beyond the gender binary


Bookmarks featuring librarian suggestions

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