Books Every Book Lover Needs to Read (Today!)

Pick up one of these titles that celebrates that magical combination of paper, print, imagination and the English language.

The World's Strongest Librarian

288 pages; Gotham
Josh Hanagarne is a self-declared bookworm. His first crush was Fern from Charlotte's Web; he read anything he could get his hands on as a kid (including the Sweet Valley High series) and even went on to become every book nerd's hero—a librarian. But at 6'7" and 260 pounds, the weight-lifting, agnostic Mormon with Tourette's syndrome is anything but your typical bookophile. Despite the many different complications of his life—or maybe because of them—he creates a poignant, funny tale about family, faith and how literature can make even an outsider feel like he belongs. 
— Pamela Masin