If you can’t tell we like talking about books around here, however I don’t know about you, but I am always on the go. It isn’t always convenient for me to carry my books around. That is why I love having Libby on my phone! Libby has electronic copies of all your favorite books, newest releases, and audio books as well.
With your library card and Libby, you have access to the library right on your phone, anywhere you go. Don’t have Libby yet? Follow these four steps to get started:
1. Install the Libby app from the Apple App Store or Google Play.
2. Follow the prompts to find your library and sign in with your library card.
3. Browse your library’s digital collection and borrow a title.
4. Borrowed titles appear on your Shelf and download to the app automatically when you're connected to Wi-Fi, so you can read them when you're offline.
Now that you are all set up let me tell you my top ten books available on Libby.
The Girl in Red by Christina Henry: A modern take on little red riding hood. If you like post-apocalyptic stories, you may find this take on a childhood classic intriguing. Beware this isn’t a bedtime story and does contain graphic content.
Lock Every Door by Riley Sager: When Jules gets a high paying job to apartment sit, she has a feeling it may be too good to be true. Especially since the last apartment sitter mysteriously disappeared.
Neverworld Wake by Marisha Pessl: Are you looking for something dark and gritty? Look no further. This book is a psychological mystery that will have you hooked from start to finish. Trigger warning: Contains death, crude language, violence, suicide, murder, and depression.
Beyond the Wand by Tom Felton: Did you enjoy Harry Potter? Take a look behind the scenes and take a look at one of the young actor’s life throughout filming and after.
A Danger to Herself and Others by Alyssa Sheinmel: Hannah’s roommate had an accident and now Hannah has found herself institutionalized. She Know there has been a mistake, but no one will listen.
Lost in the Never Woods by Aiden Thomas: Five years ago, Wendy and her brothers went missing, and only Wendy returned covered in blood with no memory of what happened. Now the children are going missing again, can Wendy confront her past and rescue the children before it is too late? A YA Peter Pan Retelling.
The Big Finish by Brooke Fossey: A book about living life to the fullest with no regrets.
The Ex Talk by Brooke Fossey: The EX-Talk is a hit podcast where the two exes give relationship advice. The only problem is the hosts aren’t exes.
Well Met by Jen Deluca: A renaissance faire rom com. Be warned this may make you blush.
The Weekend Away by Sarah Alderson: Orla and Kate are best friends but when they go on a weekend away Orla wakes up and Kate is missing. A twisty thriller that will keep you guessing.
Written by: K Montgomery