Fairfield, Glen Allen, Libbie Mill, North Park, Tuckahoe, Twin Hickory, and Varina libraries are now open to the public. Gayton and Sandston libraries will reopen Monday, April 19. Learn more about our phased reopening.

My Next Read

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Get personalized book lists created for you by HCPL librarians. Use an online form to tell us a little about your reading preferences and we'll email you a list of books chosen just for you. Librarians will respond to your request in about a week and send an email containing at least three recommendations, with links to our catalog so you can place items on hold for pickup at your local library.

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Book Bundles

Recreate the serendipity of discovering a book on the shelf at the library by requesting a Book Bundle for curbside pickup. Librarians will surprise you with a selection of books from a variety of genres and for readers of all ages. You can request a book bundle over the phone, and learn more about available bundles on our blog.

Book Club in a Bag

Make life simple for your book group by checking out a Book Club in a Bag. Every set includes eight copies of the requested title — and you can have it out for 6 weeks! Learn more here.

LibraryAware Newsletters

Reader's Lists delivered to your inboxSign up to receive monthly or bi-monthly emails with exciting new book recommendations from your favorite genres. After you subscribe, you will receive the latest newsletters right away, or click on the title to read the latest issue before subscribing.

Novelist Plus

NoveList 175pxBrowse hundreds of thousands of fiction and nonfiction titles to get recommendations, read-a-likes of your favorite books, lists of award-winners, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and more. Find fiction titles for elementary and middle school students with Novelist K-8 Plus.

Award Winning Books

HCPL CatalogBe sure to check out our Recommended Reading list in our catalog. This page includes lists of award winning books, links to the New York Times Best Sellers lists, and many more.

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