Amy Dittmeier

Blue Island Little Free Library Scavenger Hunt

Enjoy a scavenger hunt around town by following the clues at Little Free Library locations throughout Blue Island. Pick up a clue sheet at the Library and join the hunt! The scavenger hunt runs from Wednesday, September 1 to Tuesday, November 30. Get the clue sheet here. View the map on Google here.

Cropped version of the book cover for Dead Dead Girls

Dead Dead Girls

Who is this book for: mystery readers looking for a historic setting, lovers of the Jazz Age and the Harlem Renaissance Louise Lloyd has a simple life – and she likes it that way. Living in 1920s Harlem, she spends her days working at Maggie’s Café and her nights dancing with her friends at the local …

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The Sanatorium

Who is this book for: people looking for a good book for vacation, fans of The Shining, readers who want a twisty thriller Sarah Pearse surges onto the scene with this creepy debut thriller. Le Sommet has a dark past – the building nestled in the Swiss Alps previously was a sanatorium for patients with tuberculosis. …

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Cover for the book Ring Shout by P Djeli Clark

Ring Shout

Who is this book for: people who watched or read Lovecraft Country, historical fiction readers who needs a bit of weirdness Nebula, Locus, and Alex Award-winner P. Djèlí Clark writes this dark novella that twists history with fantastical, horrific elements. Maryse Boudreaux battles monsters every day – whether those monsters are ones we can see …

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Cropped version of the cover of Accidentally Engaged by Farah Heron

Accidentally Engaged

Who is this book for: people who got into bread baking during the pandemic, readers of Alisha Rai and Jackie Lau, and lovers of reality cooking shows. Reena’s life is slowly unraveling. She’s been laid off for the third time; she’s still single, and her new hot neighbor, Nadim, is the person her parents are …

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