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The Best of 2018

The Best of 2018

Out of the hundreds of thousands of books published in the US in 2018, critics and readers have selected a lucky few as the “Best of 2018” titles. Click below to request them, or look for these and more on display on the second floor during January and see what all the buzz is about!

Searching for tomorrow’s “Best Book” today? Pick up a copy of BookPage – “America’s Book Review” from the Library. Available at the circulation desk and on the second floor, BookPage includes reviews for newly published books, monthly columns on your favorite genres, and extras like author interviews. You can also visit their website to read the latest reviews and author interviews online –


Dianne’s “Best of 2018”

Our Director, Dianne Hathaway, read over 50 books in 2018, below are the titles she’s given 5-star ratings so you can start your 2019 off with some fantastic suggestions. Her pick for best book in 2018 was “Circe” by Madeline Miller.

New Year’s Resolutions

Happy 2019! Will 2019 be your year? Whatever the resolutions you’ve made, let the Goffstown Public Library help you achieve them. Check out books on topics from saving money or losing weight, to changing careers or learning something new. Look for these titles in the Hot Spot in the Library foyer, or click below to reserve one today.

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