Giovatto Library News for the Week of June 13th

Kathy’s Picks

Attention Readers: ‘Rotten Tomatoes’ for Books Is Here


Five Advice Books to Add to Your Coaching Library and Gift a New Grad


James Patterson Hopes to Reinvent the Way We Read Books


James Patterson Says He’ll Disrupt Reading by Writing Shorter Books

Top 10 Books about Guilt


Summertime Independent Self-Directed Learning @ the Library

The Great Courses @ Giovatto Library – Summer break a wonderful time to enjoy a “Great Course. The Giovatto Library collection includes many of “The Great Courses” on DVD and/or CD!

Giovatto Library Reader’s Advisory Service — If you would like to develop a plan for independent self-directed learning during the summer, please contact the reference librarians for assistance.  We will be happy to help you to find the best reading and research materials for your needs.


For Alumni Only – Welcome May 2016 Graduates!

FDU Alumni Library Privileges — As an FDU Alumnus/a, you are entitled to lifetime Library privileges.  Borrow books, magazines, DVDs, language CDs, and more from the Library.  Attend Library events and programs.  Use Library spaces.

To get your Library card, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations @ or at 201-692-7013.

If you would like more involvement with the Library, consider joining the Giovatto Library Alumni Advisory Board.


New Books This Week

All Summer Long, a novel

The Bible, Mormon Scripture, and the Rhetoric of Allusivity

The Code of the Extraordinary Mind:  10 Unconventional Laws to redefine Your Life & Succeed on your Own Terms

Emma:  A Modern Retelling, a novel

A Hero of France, a novel

Hitler in the Movies

Hick Finn’s America:  Mark Twain and the Era That Shaped His Masterpiece

The Island House, a novel

Learning to Lead:  What Really Works for Women in Law

Model Woman:  Eileen Ford and the Business of Beauty

Paper:  Paging through History

Production and Operations Management

A Rage for Order:  The Middle East in Turmoil, from Tahrir Square to ISIS

Sisters in Law:  How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World

Sweetbitter, a novel

The Weekenders, a novel

The Women of Berkshire Hathaway:  Lessons from Warren Buffett’s Female CEOs and Directors

Words That Work:  It’s Not What You Say It’s What People Hear



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