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Readers Advisory

There’s No Place Like the Library

Summer Reading Program for Adults
Don’t let the kids have all the fun! There’s No Place Like the Library, the reading program for adults, is in full swing! 

Stop by the second floor reference desk to pick up your stream-lined reading log and let our friendly staff help you pick out books in the appropriate reading genres. Read six books and you’ll receive a special library prize, plus every entry will earn you a chance to win the grand prize awarded in July.Follow the yellow brick road to the Pittsburg Public Library! 

Author Alerts Service Get notified by email or text message when the Library orders new titles by your favorite authors or performers. This new service is free for all Pittsburg Public Library patrons. Click the link to get started. 

Need a good read?

Suggested Titles and Authors:

Humor with a Bite
Nicolas Sparks Read Alikes
Plain Reading
Sci-Fi Classics
Strong Female Protagonists

Celebrate our Great State with a book from these lists:

Kansas Fiction
Kansas Non-Fiction
Kansas Gardening

What's Next Database: Need to know what book is next in a series? Check out this helpful database.

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Dear Reader Online Book ClubsJoin our Email Book Clubs. Every day, Monday through Friday, you will receive in your email a five-minute selection from a chapter of a book. By the end of the week, you'll have read 2-3 chapters. Every Monday we start new books. Sign up and start reading. A free service of Pittsburg Public Library.