Category: Adult Fiction

Delve into our Collections and discover your next read with curated lists and suggestions from Hamilton City Libraries staff.

The Dry

Reading Map: The Dry

Wednesday 29 June | Adult Fiction

If you enjoyed Jane Harper's award-winning debut mystery The Dry, check out these other titles that share common themes.

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International Tea Day UN Graphic and tea book display

International Tea Day

Wednesday 18 May | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction, Young Adult, Children

This weekend International Tea Day will be observed all around the world! Each year on 21 May, the long history and deep cultural and economic significance of tea is recognised.

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Australian rural romance

Australian Rural Romance

Wednesday 20 April | Adult Fiction

Dreaming of a whirlwind romance set in rural Australia? Click on any title below to check availability, place a hold, or - for eBooks - borrow now.

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LibChoice Twin

Librarian's Choice: Twin

Friday 1 April | Adult Fiction, Librarians Choice

This gripping Norwegian crime drama tells the story of estranged identical twins Eric and Adam, played by Kristofer Hivju (of Game of Thrones fame).

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WIDOWLAND

Reading Map: Widowland

Wednesday 23 March | Adult Fiction

For fans of C. J. Carey's dystopian alternative history novel, here are some suggestions which share common themes.

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ockham shortlist 2022

2022 Ockham Awards Shortlist

Wednesday 2 March | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction, NZ Books

The shortlist for this year's Ockham New Zealand Book Awards were announced this morning.

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2021 top 50 titles

Top Adult Fiction Titles of 2021: Part Two

Wednesday 23 February | Adult Fiction

How many of these popular titles have you checked off your to-read list? You can check availability or place a hold by clicking on any title below.

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2021 top 50 titles

Top Adult Fiction Titles of 2021: Part One

Wednesday 16 February | Adult Fiction

How many of these popular titles have you checked off your to-read list? You can check availability or place a hold by clicking on any title below.

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Series or Standalone

Series or Standalone?

Wednesday 26 January | Adult Fiction

Do you prefer to read series or standalones, or do you not mind either way? The excitement for the next book in a series is something we always look forward…

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FFR Little Women

Friday Film Review: Little Women

Friday 21 January | Adult Fiction

David from Hillcrest Library reviews films each Friday. This week, he reviews Little Women, directed by Greta Gerwig.

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FFR The Lighthouse

Friday Film Review: The Lighthouse

Friday 14 January | Adult Fiction

David from Hillcrest Library reviews films each Friday. This week, he reviews The Lighthouse, directed by Robert Eggers.

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Top Library Apps

Best Library Apps for your New Device

Tuesday 11 January | Children, Young Adult, Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction

Did you get a new device for Christmas or in the holiday sales? Make the most of it - and your library membership - with these library apps! If your new…

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