Notable books

Christchurch City Libraries lists literary prize winners and links to catalogue searches, but we may not hold copies of all titles mentioned.

The Notable Books Council of the Reference and User Services Association (a division of the American Library Association) selects Notable Books each year.

Catalogue link for Friday blackCatalogue for American prisonCatalogue link for The carrying: Poems

They are chosen for:

  • their significant contribution to the expansion of knowledge; or
  • for the pleasure they can provide to readers.

We list Notable books for the following:

See more literary prize winners.