Warm up with Hot Reads for Cold Nights Reading Program

Celebrate Hot Reads Cold Nights at your local East Central Regional Library branch this winter. All 14 branches plus outreach locations of ECRL will be offering this winter adult reading program.

Read or listen to a book in print or on your computer, phone, or tablet and be eligible to win prizes. The program starts in January. Contact your local ECRL branch for more details regarding specific dates, prizes and participation guidelines or participate online.

The kids get all the fun during the summer, so now it’s time for the adults to have a turn. Warm up this winter by participating in ECRL’s Hot Reads Cold Nights program. The program is sponsored by ECRL, local Friends of the Library groups, and other local organizations.

Hot Reads for Cold Nights online entry form

New titles arriving soon

New titles have been added to the catalog. See if your favorite author has a book coming out this fall.


Author Title Pub. Date
Alexander, Tamera Christmas at Carnton 10/03/17
Austin, Lynn Where We Belong 10/03/17
Bradford, Barbara Taylor Secrets of Cavendon 11/21/17
Byler, Linda A Dog for Christmas 10/03/17
Chiaverini, Jennifer Enchantress of Numbers 12/05/17
Gray, Shelley Shepard The Gift 11/07/17
Hannon, Irene Dangerous Illusions 10/03/17
Klassen, Julie The Ladies of Ivy Cottage 12/05/17
Patterson, James The People vs. Alex Cross 11/20/17
Roberts, Nora Year One 12/05/17
Rollins, James The Demon Crown 12/05/17
Steel, Danielle Past Perfect 11/28/17
Wiseman, Beth Home All Along 9/26/17


New titles have been added to the catalog from your favorite authors.


Beaton, M. C. The Witches  Tree 10/03/17
Brown, Dan Origin 10/03/17
Carlson, Melody The Christmas Blessing 9/05/17
Carr, Robyn The Summer That Made Us 10/03/17
Chamberlain, Diane The Stolen Marriage 10/03/17
Coben, Harlan Don t Let Go 9/26/17
Coulter, Catherine Enigma 9/12/17
DeMille, Nelson The Cuban Affair 9/19/17
Eicher, Jerry S. Mary s Home 8/01/17
Eicher, Jerry S. Phoebe s Gift 8/01/17
Eicher, Jerry S. Silvia s Rose 8/01/17
Flynn, Vince Enemy of the State 9/05/17
Graham, Heather Wicked Deeds 9/19/17
Harris, Charlaine Sleep Like a Baby 9/26/17
Hart, Carolyn Ghost on the Case 10/03/17
Hilderbrand, Elin Winter Solstice 10/03/17
Hoffman, Alice The Rules of Magic 10/10/17
Karon, Jan To Be Where You Are 9/19/17
King, Stephen Sleeping Beauties 9/26/17
Macomber, Debbie Merry and Bright 10/03/17
Michaels, Fern Holly and Ivy 9/26/17
Michaels, Fern Need to Know 8/29/17
Miller, Linda Lael A Snow Country Christmas 9/26/17
Patterson, James Haunted 9/18/17
Sawyer, Kim Vogel Bringing Maggie Home : A Novel 9/05/17
Steel, Danielle Fairytale 10/10/17