Find a Good Book


Love to read but need help selecting your next good book? Select Reads, a reader’s advisory service, is available 24/7 on the library’s website and offers recommendations of four to six titles with reviews in a variety of genres. With categories such as fiction preview, business, audio books, children’s, teens, and more, there’s sure to be something for every reader! Additionally, all of these recommendations can be sent directly to you via email, making it easy to select your next read and place a hold on it through the Library’s catalog in just a few clicks!

Staff Recommends

Check out Right Book at the Right Time, the staff reading blog, to learn what books the staff is reading and what they have to say about them.

We also have a staff reading blog for teens called Right Book.

New Books at Fairfield Public Library

Click here for a list of new books that have recently been added to the collection at Fairfield Public Library.

Love to read but don’t have the time? Listen to the latest fiction and non-fiction on your way to work with our audio book collection.

Need Help in Selecting Your Next Book to Read?

Novelist – a database of 60,000 fiction titles that allows readers to find authors similar to their favorites, to explore genres such as thriller, romance, detective-mystery, and to create lists of prize-winning books.

Subscribe to our OnLine Book Club

Wondering what your next “great read” will be? Sign up to receive a daily email containing a 5-minute excerpts from a popular book in one of twelve different genres:
Audio, Business, Classics, Fiction, Good News, Mystery, Non-Fiction, Pre-Publication, Romance, Science Fiction, Teen, Thriller

Get a first look before you commit to a book! New books start each week, and with over 12 book club genres to choose from, you’ll always find your next good read in your inbox!

SELECT READS – Monthly Newsletter
Discovering books that match your interests just got easier with Select Reads. Choose from 14 different Genres, from New Fiction to Book Club Picks, from Mysteries & Thrillers to Romance. Sign up with your email and each month we will send you a newsletter with book selections for the month.

Join a Book Discussion at the Library

The library hosts a variety of book discussions in the library, and outside the library, for all ages. Visit our book groups page and find a group that suits you!

Need Books for Your Group?

Are you a member of a book group? Check out our Book Club Collection where we have multiple copies of books suitable for book club discussions.