Book Recommendations for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month! We’ve compiled a list of titles in our collection that are written by Asian American and Pacific Islander authors to help better understand the Asian American and the Pacific Islander American experience.

Books to Understand and Fight Racism

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 marks the fifth anniversary of the National Day of Racial Healing. Individuals, organizations, and libraries across the country will be observing this day by inspiring meaningful ways to create a more just and equitable world. Below we’ve compiled a list of books in the Mid-Hudson Library System and resources to helpContinue reading “Books to Understand and Fight Racism”

New Young Adult Titles

Our Youth Services Librarian, Ms. Taylor is taking over our blog this week! Many readers are quick to cast off Young Adult books because of the stereotype that they’re only for teenagers or they’re all too similar, but they couldn’t be more wrong! YA is not its own genre, in fact, it encompasses many differentContinue reading “New Young Adult Titles”

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