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Need to Read! June 2018 Edition

Let OPL take the guess-work out of searching for your next read!

OPL's staff reader Sam tells us what she is reading, watching and listening to right now!

    Three billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri  The Handmaid's Tale Book Cover  Rose Ave. You + Me CD Cover     

Watch: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Read:The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

Listen: Rose Ave. by You + Me


Fathers and Fatherhood

  1. How We Did It: The Subban Plan for Success in Hockey, School and Life by Karl Subban
  2. Promise Me Dad: A Year of Home, Hardship, and Purpose by Joseph R. Biden
  3. 1979 by Ray Robertson

  4. Hero: Being the Strong Father Your Children Need by Margaret J. Meeker
  5. Nine Lessons I Learned From My Father by Murray Howe
  6. Rescued from ISIS: The Gripping True Story of How a Father Saved His Son by Dimitri Bontinick
  7.  Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
  8. Brother by David Chariandy

  9. Being a Dad is Weird: Lessons in Fatherhood From My Family to Yours by Ben Falcone
  10. The Golden House by Salman Rushdie

Child's Drawing of Father and Kids


 OPL's Most Popular Books Right Now!

  1. The Fallen by David Baldacci
  2. A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership by James Comey
  3. The Home for Unwanted Girls by Joanna Goodman
  4. Every Note Played by Lisa Genova
  5. Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
  6. Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City by Tanya Talaga
  7. 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos by Jordan B. Peterson
  8. Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress by Steven Pinker
  9. 17th Suspect by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
  10. Educated: A Memoir  by Tara Westover


Still looking for more that you Need to Read? Why not check out our most recent arrivals or see 
what our book clubs are reading (we're always looking for new members, don't be shy)!
You can also email us and we can send you some recommendations, just let us know what 
you're looking for.