October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and we've partnered with Green Haven Family Advocates to bring you a list of resources and personal stories regarding partner violence and family violence. Green Haven's 24-hour Crisis Line is (608) 325-7711. Reach out to them if you need assistance.
Starred titles are specifically recommended by Green Haven.
Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Hispanic Heritage Month - Adults
September 15 - October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month! Take a look at these books from adult nonfiction celebrating Latino and Hispanic Americans and their heritage and cultures. Starred titles are also available in Spanish; see below.
Oceans & Ocean Animals
Fiction: Islands & Coasts
Ships, Pirates & Islands
Great Lakes & American Waterways
Fiction: Ships & Oceans
Pollution & Climate Change
Fishing & Boating
Booklists and reading suggestions from the team at Monroe Public Library.