Books to Help Your Mind

In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, the Pratt Library is sharing a few mental health and self-care books available at our branches an in our digital library. We hope that you enjoy and find them helpful!

(Don’t) Call Me Crazy
By Kelly Jensen
Book | eBook

By Emily Nagosaki
eBook | eAudio

10% Happier
By Dan Harris
eBook | eAudio

Black People Breath
By Zee Clarke


The Strong Black Woman 
By Marita Golden
Book | eBook | eAudio

My Age of Anxiety
By Scott Stossel

Book | eBook | eAudio

Toxic Positivity
Whitney Goodman

eBook | eAudio

Lifting Heavy Things
By Laura Khoudari
eBook | eAudio

Soul Boom
By Rainn Wilson
Book | eAudio

Drama Free
By Nedra Glover Tawwab

Book | eBook

Cleaning Up Your Mental Mess
By Dr. Caroline Leaf

Book | eBook | eAudio

Unwinding Anxiety
By Judson Brewer
eBook | eAudio

The Latest Cookbooks Available at the Pratt!

Are you looking to try something new in the kitchen this May? The Pratt Library can help with our collection of cookbooks available at your local branches. Enjoy!

Mi Cocina
By Rick Martínez

Meals She Eats
By Tom Sullivan


Watermelon and Red Birds
By Nicole A. Taylor
Book | eBook

By Yotam Ottolenghi
Book | eBook

The Korean Vegan Cookbook
By Joanne Lee Molinaro

Book | eBook

Ever-Green Vietnamese
By Andrea Nguyen


Totally Kosher
By Chanie Apfelbaum


I’ll Bring the Cake
By Mandy Merriman


Milk Street Noodles
By Christopher Kimball

Indian Flavor Every Day
By Maya Kaimal


By Abra Berens

Rodney Scott’s World of BBQ
By Rodney Scott & Louis Eric Elle

Book | eBook

It’s Your Lucky Day! No Wait!

Check out what eBooks and eAudiobooks are available on the Libby app by Overdrive. You can download these books and more with no wait by taking a look at the Lucky Day collection!

You Don’t Know Us Negroes
By Zora Neale Hurston

By Alex Aster

By Tara M. Stringfellow

By Blake Crouch

Something Wilder
By Christina Lauren

By Akwaeke Emezi

We Own this City
By Justin Fenton

The Love Wager
By Lynn Painter

The Romance Recipe
By Ruby Barrett

On Rotation
By Shirlene Obuobi

Confidence Man
By Maggie Haberman

Shrines of Gaiety
By Kate Atkinson

Celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

This May, we’re spotlighting Asian American and Pacific Islanders’ voices! From memoirs to romance and thrillers, we hope that you can find your next book to enjoy. 

The Beauty of Your Face
By Sahar Mustafah

Book | eBook

Sex and Vanity
By Kevin Kwan
Book | eBook | eAudio

Our Missing Hearts
By Celeste Ng
Book | eBook | eAudio

If I Had Your Face
By Frances Cha
Book | eBook | eAudio

The Emma Project
By Sonali Dev

Book | eBook | eAudio

Know My Name
By Chanel Miller
Book | eBook | eAudio

Partners in Crime
By Alisha Rai

Book | eBook

When We Were Sisters
By Fatimah Asghar
Book | eBook

I Am Malala
By Malala Yousafzai

Book | eBook | eAudio

Time is a Mother
By Ocean Vuong
Book | eBook | eAudio

By Jasmin Iolani Hakes
Book | eBook | eAudio

Paper Names
By Susie Lou
Book | eBook 

What’s New this May

Not sure what to read next? Take a look at the latest books added to the Pratt Library for inspiration. Happy reading!

You Will Find Your People
By Lane Moore
eBook | eAudio

Swamp Story
By Dave Barry
Book | eBook | eAudio

Black Girls Must Have It All
By Jayne Allen
Book | eBook | eAudio

The Covenant of Water
By Abraham Verghese
eBook | eAudio

The Senator’s Wife
By Liv Constantine
eBook | eAudio

The Half Moon
By Mary Beth Keane
Book | eBook | eAudio

Why Fathers Cry at Night
By Kwame Alexander

The Making of Another Motion Picture
By Tom Hanks
Book | eBook | eAudio

By RF Kuang
Book | eBook | eAudio

Queen Charlotte
By Julia Quinn and Shonda Rhimes
Book | eBook | eAudio

Rogue Justice
By Stacey Abrams
Book | eBook | eAudio

Fractal Noise
By Christopher Paolini
eBook | eAudio