Cedar Rapids Public Library - Books


Books for All Ages

Little children will enjoy our cardboard & picture books

Elementary children have hard cover & paperback in fiction & non-fiction

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Fiction, non-fiction & magazines for teens

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We try to purchase as many best sellers as possible for adults

Including fiction & non-fiction of all types

We also have a paperback book exchange

Check Out Our Magazines

We get "Nebraska Life", "Nebraskaland", "Handyman", Ladies Home Journal",  and "Crafts n’ Things". Many more are donated to us for your reading pleasure.

NEW BOOKS - Jan. 2014


"The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak

"Command Authority" by Tom Clancy

"Dead to Me" by Cath Staincliffe

"Killing Custer" by Margaret Coel

"The Death of Santini" by Pat Conroy

"Fear Nothing" by Lisa Gardner

Soon to arrive are:

"Forget Me Not" by Fern Michaels

"Still Life With Bread Crumbs" by Anna Quindlen
"River Road" by Jayne Ann Krentz

"Worthy Brown's Daughter" by Philip Margolin

NEW BOOKS - Dec. 2013


"The Thicket" by Joe. R. Lansdale

"King and Maxwell" by David Baldacci

"Cross My Heart" by James Patterson

"Dust" by Patricia Cornwell

"Under the Dome" by Stephen King

"Moonrise" by Cassandra King

"True Colors" by Jayne Ann Krentz

"The Price of Innocence" by Lisa Black

"Loss of Innocence" by Richard Patterson North

"Through Evil Days" by Julia Spencer-Fleming

Two new Large Print books are:

"The Wishing Tree" by Marybeth Whalen

"The One Good Thing" by Kevin Alan Milne

Childrens Books:

"You are the pea, and I Am the Carrot" by J. Theron Elkins

"Captain Cat" by Inga Moore
"The Bunnies Are Not In Their Beds" by Marisabina Russo

"A Farmer's Life for Me" by Jan Dobbins

NEW BOOKS - Nov. 2013

“Fallen Women” by Sandra Dallas

“Storm Front” by John Sandford

“Sycamore Row” by John Grisham

“Never Go Back” by Lee Child

“The Secrets She Carried” by Barbara Davis

“The Tilted World” by tom Franklin

We also have “ Spider Woman’s Daughter” by Anne Hillerman. It is a continuation of the books written by her father, Tony Hillerman who died in 2008

Soon to arrive is “Accused” by Lisa Scottoline

NEW BOOKS - Oct. 2013

"Refusal" by Dick Francis

"The Longest Ride" by Nicholas Sparks

"Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline

"The Final Cut" by Catherine Coulter

"W is for Wasted" by Sue Grafton

"Deadly Heat" by Richard Castle

"Declan's Crosss" by Carla Neggers

"Wildest Dreams" by Jayne Ann Krentz

"Bones of the Lost" by Kathy Reichs

"Justice for Sara" by Erica Spindler
"Mistress" by James Patterson
"Under a Texas Sky" by Dorothy Garlock
"The Husband's Secret" by Liane Moriarty
"The Shadow Tracer" by Meg Gardiner
"Hotshot" by Julie Garwood
"The Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith. Robert Galbraith is a pseudonym for J.K. Rowling who wrote the Harry Potter Books.

Elementary books are:

Xander's Panda Party

Henry's Map
Everyone Can Learn to Ride a Bicycle
The Day the Crayons Quit


Soon to be here are:


"Second Watch" by J.A. Jance

"Deadline" by Sandra Brown

"Gone" by James Patterson

The library subscribes to the Cedar Rapids Press



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Friday - 9-11 a.m. & 2:30-5:30 p.m.

Saturday - 2-5 p.m. & 7-9 p.m.


Cedar Rapids Public Library

P. O. Box 344 - 423 W. Main St.

Cedar Rapids, NE 68627

Phone: 308-358-0603

FAX: 308-358-0117



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