The Farmers Branch Manske Library provides many services for adults, including Reader Advisory. When you need help finding the next book to read, we are here to help.

Please see the Adult Calendar for a full list of programs, classes, and discussion groups!

  1. General Fiction
  2. Romance
  3. Sci-Fi & Fantasy
  4. Mystery
  5. Graphic Novels
  6. Nonfiction


These were the most checked-out Fiction books at Farmers Branch Manske Library in 2017.

  1. Dark Rites by Heather Graham
  2. Caroline: Little House, Revisited by Sarah Elizabeth Miller
  3. Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
  4. The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck
  5. Use of Force by Brad Thor
  6. I know a Secret by Tess Gerritsen
  7. Enigma by Catherine Coulter
  8. The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld
  9. Paris in the Present Tense by Mark Helprin
  10. Fairytale by Danielle Steel


Listed below are Fiction books published in 2017 that you might like to check out!

  1. White Tears by Hari Kunzru
  2. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
  3. The Ninth Hour by Alice McDermott
  4. Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
  5. Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan
  6. Grace by Paul Lynch
  7. Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
  8. My Absolute Darling by Gabriel Tallent
  9. The Resurrection of Joan Ashby by Cherise Wolas
  10. The Floating World by C. Morgan Babst

 Find these titles and more by clicking the Catalog link below!