March Staff Picks

March has arrived! This month our well-read staff offers you collections of poetry published locally, a gripping psychological thriller, an enchanting fantasy read, and the biography of a world-renowned conflict reporter. Click on any book cover images below to be transported to the Mesa County Libraries catalog! Michelle B.F.’s Picks Between Hurricanes by Jennifer Rane […]

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Publisher’s Weekly 02/24/2022

Here are the most current bestsellers according to Publisher’s Weekly: Fiction: House of Sky and Breath by Sarah J Maas Diablo Mesa by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child Abandoned in Death by J.D. Robb Gwendy’s Final Task by Stephen King and Richard Chizmar Sierra Six by Mark Greaney Dawnshard: From the Stormlight Archive by Brandon Sanderson […]

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Library Annual Report for 2021 now available

For Mesa County Libraries, 2021 was a year of exploring ways to continue providing a wide variety of services during a most unusual time. Learn how your library found a “new normal” during the pandemic in our newly released 2021 Annual Report, available here. The report includes a compilation of important library statistics showing how […]

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Publisher’s Weekly 02/17/2022

Here are the most current bestsellers according to Publisher’s Weekly: Fiction: Abandoned in Death by J.D. Robb The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave The Lady’s Mine by Francine Rivers The Judge’s List by John Grisham The Horsewoman by James Patterson and Mike Lupica The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles City of the Dead: […]

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Local History Thursday: The Handy Chapel

“The mission of Handy Chapel has been and continues to be a beacon of helping with the spiritual, social and economic needs of all our fellow man.” – Josephine Dickey Nestled on the corner of 2nd Street and Grand Avenue in Grand Junction, Colorado lies the Handy Chapel, an important structural piece of Mesa County’s […]

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Publisher’s Weekly 02/10/2022

Here are the most current bestsellers according to Publisher’s Weekly: Fiction: The Maid by Nita Prose The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave One Step Too Far by Lisa Gardner The Judge’s List by John Grisham The Horsewoman by James Patterson and Mike Lupica The Wish by Nicholas […]

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OverDrive app moving to Libby

If you use the OverDrive app to download ebooks, e-audiobooks, and other library content onto your mobile device, you’ll want to read this news. OverDrive is phasing out the aging OverDrive app, which was introduced more than 10 years ago, and is asking users to migrate to the Libby app. Libby is an OverDrive product […]

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Publisher’s Weekly 02/03/2022

Here are the most current bestsellers according to Publisher’s Weekly: Fiction: The Horsewoman by James Patterson and Mike Lupica The Maid by Nita Prose The Judge’s List by John Grisham The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles One Step Too Far by Lisa Gardner The Wish by Nicholas […]

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February Staff Picks

Just because it’s the shortest month of the year doesn’t mean you have to read any less! The Mesa County Libraries staff has prepared a few great book recommendations for you to explore to help fill the brisk days of February. Click on any of the cover images below to be directed to our catalog. […]

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Publisher’s Weekly 01/27/2022

Here are the most current bestsellers according to Publisher’s Weekly: Fiction: One Step Too Far by Lisa Gardner The Horsewoman by James Patterson and Mike Lupica The Maid by Nita Prose The Judge’s List by John Grisham The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles The Stranger in the […]

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