Daniel Silva Reading List

New York Times best-selling author Daniel Silva has been scheduled to be a part of our author lecture series! Silva is renowned for his thriller and espionage novels including “The Unlikely Spy,” “Moscow Rules,” “The Heist,” and his most recent release, “The Black Widow.” Silva started his career with United Press International in 1984 before […]

New Nonfiction Books – April 2017

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. Not sure how to reserve books online? See our how-to video below: Nonfiction Allergy-Free Kids by Robin Nixon Pompa Based on recent groundbreaking studies that will change the way parents feed their […]

New Fiction Books: April 2017

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. Not sure how to reserve books online? See our how-to video below: General Fiction American War by Omar El Akkad An audacious and powerful debut novel: a second American Civil War, a […]

What’s HOT: Top Movies at the Library Right Now!

Click here to browse our full online catalog! Not sure how to reserve books online? Check out the video below: 10.) The Light Between Oceans A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from a drifting rowing boat. Description provided by IMDb Available Formats Blu-Ray […]

AFPL Bookends: National Women’s History Month

We put together a list of books in honor of National Women’s History Month! Click on the format you like to be brought to our catalog where you can reserve your copy today! Click here to browse our full online catalog! Not sure how to reserve books online? Check out the video below: The Secret […]

What’s HOT: Top 10 eBooks on OverDrive Right Now!

Click here to browse our full online catalog! Not sure how to reserve books online? Check out the video below: Interested in eBooks & Audiobooks? Click here to visit our OverDrive library! You can browse our collection without having to set up an account! Ready to download eBooks but you’re not really sure how? Visit […]

New Nonfiction Books – March 2017

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. Not sure how to reserve books online? See our how-to video below: Nonfiction Casey Stengel by Martin Appel There was nobody like Casey before him, and no one like him since. For […]

New Nonfiction Books – February 2017

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. Not sure how to reserve books online? See our how-to video below: AgeProof by Jean Sherman Chatzky All the money in the world doesn’t mean a thing if we can’t get out […]

What’s HOT – Top 10 Fiction Books at the Library Right Now!

Click here to browse our full online catalog! Not sure how to reserve books online? Check out the video below: 10.) Escape Clause by John Sandford The first storm comes from, of all places, the Minnesota zoo. Two large, and very rare, Amur tigers have vanished from their cage, and authorities are worried sick that […]

Hottest OverDrive Titles of 2016

We ran the numbers, below is a list of the most popular OverDrive titles this year at the Avalon Free Public Library! Not sure how to reserve material online? Check out our video tutorial: The Guilty by David Baldacci Will Robie is the government’s most professional, disciplined, and lethal assassin. He infiltrates the most hostile countries in […]