bookshelfPomfret Public Library has a smallish collection (about 20,000 items) of popular reading material on our shelves, and access to millions more books through interlibrary loans, Overdrive and Hoopla.

Search our catalog for specific titles or topics. See what’s new on our catalog home page. Use the links below to find another great read. Stop by the library to browse and chat with staff or other patrons.. Talking about books is our business and our chief pleasure!

Book Lists

NYTimes Best Sellers
1ooo Novels Everyone Must Read from Guardian News
National Book Award
BookList Online – links to the many book awards juried by the American Library Association

Finding Your Next Favorite Book

Fantastic Fiction– bibliographies of over 30,000 authors, with several ways to browse or search.
Stop, You’re Killing Me – “A website to die for … if you love mysteries.” The works of over 4300 authors, indexed by main character, location, historical period and more.
Literature-map – Enter the name of an author and a cloud of similar authors will settle around your entry, with the closest names being those most similar in style. Powered by gnooks, which is part of gnod, which also has discovery tools for movies, music, art and products.
What’s Next – What’s Next®: Books in Series Database of Kent District Library. Search by author, series, title or genre to get a complete list of that series you’re reading your way through…
Global Book Map – Explore the map to discover books about locations around the world. Click a point to see books set there. Zooming in will reveal more specific locations at regional and local levels. There are 138,506 books set in 17,594 unique places.