Did Someone say…. “Shark!”?

A giant shark was found off the coast of Point Pleasant Beach, NJ yesterday afternoon.  Seriously.  It was GIANT.  So, we’re taking this moment to offer you some sharky good reads.  You can learn more about this real life Jaws, here.

Twelve Days of Terror: A Definitive Investigation of the 1916 NJ Shark Attacks by sharkRichard Fernicola: Will 2019 be the next 1916? We sure hope not!

The $12million Stuffed Shark by Donald Thompson: Who knew sharks were so pricey?

The Book of the Shark by Keith Bannister: You’re go-to guide for all things shark.

And before you head off down the shore this summer, consider watching Jaws once again.

-Jessica Bielen, Adult Services Librarian 

Summer Cookbooks

Summer is here, and here is a selection of recipe and food related books to inspire your summer cooking!  Whether it is barbecue, making salads, cold desserts and drinks to chill with, or cooking with fresh vegetables and produce available in plenty this time of year, we are sure you will find some ideas for the season in these titles:

If you want to shop for locally grown fresh produce, and locate a community farmers market along with recipes, and other information on NJ farm produce, go here: https://findjerseyfresh.com/

-Archana Chiplunkar, Adult Services Librarian