Books & Bites

2020 Reading Challenge

Adults, up your reading/listening game this year with the Books & Bites Reading Challenge. Complete 12 out of 15 reading/listening prompts for a chance to win a Kindle Paperwhite or a $100 gift card to Joseph-Beth Booksellers.

Download the Books and Bites Challenge Entry Form.

Monthly Meetings

Enjoy refreshments and good conversation with other book lovers! JCPL librarians will provide lists of recommended books. We’ll also discuss your recent favorites. For more information or to register, visit our events calendar.

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Can’t make it to our monthly Books & Bites meetings? Listen to our podcast! Each month, JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. 

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Catch up with each month’s book choices and recipes on our Books and Bites blog!