Best Books of 2019 list now available

​Meet Salem Public Library's Best Books 2019 - an annual list that celebrates books of interest to adult readers and is compiled using trends from Salem Public Library patrons, nominations from library staff, and picks from critics and the publishing world. The list includes 104 highly appealing fiction and nonfiction picks, cluing in readers to top and indie picks they might have missed.

Beautiful print copies are available to pick up at:
  • Main Library, 585 Liberty St. SE, through February 2; beginning February 3, this location will be closed for renovation until Summer/Fall 2021
  • Salem Public Library at Broadway, 1400 Broadway NE, beginning February 18; this location will serve as the temporary Main Library during renovation
  • West Salem Branch, 395 Glen Creek Rd. NW

Download and print now! Best Books of 2019

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Emily ByersSenior Librarian