Loanable eReaders


The Shorewood-Troy Public Library has 1 adult Nook Simple Touch, 1 adult Kindle Touch, 1 Teen Kindle Touch, and 1 Youth Nook Simple Touch available for checkout to Shorewood-Troy library card holders. Each device can be checked out for up to 14 days. At this time, there is no grace period and no renewals, with a $5 per day late fee. Only one device may be checked per library card.

Each Nook or Kindle is pre-loaded with popular fiction, non-fiction, and classic titles. Place a hold on an ereader today by calling the library at (815) 725-1715. Holds can also be placed in our online catalog by following the links below:

Adult Nook

Adult Kindle

Teen Kindle

Youth Nook


Each Adult Nook comes pre-loaded with the following titles:

  • The Black Box - Michael Connelly
  • The End of Your Life Book Club - Will Schwalbe
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - J.K. Rowling
  • The Hit - David Baldacci
  • The Husband List - Janet Evanovich & Dorien Kelly
  • Inferno - Dan Brown
  • Life of Pi - Yann Martel
  • The Mystery Woman - Amanda Quick
  • Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen
  • Private London - James Patterson
  • Rainshadow Road - Lisa Kleypas
  • The Racketeer - John Grisham
  • Safe Haven - Nicholas Sparks
  • Starting Now - Debbie Macomber
  • The Secret Keeper - Kate Morton
  • Shiver - Karen Robards
  • Three Sisters Island Trilogy - Nora Roberts
  • Whiskey Beach - Nora Roberts

Each Adult Kindle comes pre-loaded with the following titles:

  • Balancing Act - Fern Michaels
  • The Black Box - Michael Connelly
  • Breath of Scandal - Sandra Brown
  • Bring up the Bodies - Hilary Mantel
  • Daddy's Gone a Hunting - Mary Higgins Clark
  • Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn
  • Knaves' Wager - Loretta Chase
  • The Last Man - Vince Flynn
  • Life of Pi - Yann Martel
  • Lost Lord Bundle - Mary Jo Putney
  • Our Husband - Stephanie Bond
  • The Perfect Hope - Nora Roberts
  • Private Berlin - James Patterson
  • The Round House - Louise Erdrich
  • Silken Prey - John Sandford
  • Threat Vector - Tom Clancy
  • A Wanted Man - Lee Child
  • Whiskey Beach - Nora Roberts
  • A Winter Dream - Richard Paul Evans
  • Zero Day - David Baldacci

Each Teen Kindle comes pre-loaded with the following titles:

  • Beautiful Creatures - Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl
  • The Book Thief - Zusak, Marcus
  • Catching Fire - Suzanne Collins
  • City of Bones - Cassandra Clare
  • Divergent - Veronica Roth
  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkeban - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - J.K. Rowling
  • The Hunger Games - Suzanne Collins
  • The Mark of Athena - Rick Riordan
  • The Maze Runner - James Dashner
  • Mockingjay -  Suzanne Collins
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower - Stephen Chbosky
  • The Selection - Kiera Cass
  • Ship Breaker - Paolo Bacigalupi
  • Warm  Bodies - Isaac Marion

Each Youth Nook comes pre-loaded with the following titles:

  • The Call - Michael Grant
  • Chomp - Carl Hiaasen
  • Disney After Dark - Ridley Pearson
  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkeban - J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - J.K. Rowling
  • I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941 - Lauren Tarshis
  • I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912 - Lauren Tarshis
  • The Fairy Tale Detectives - Michael Buckley
  • The Higher Power of Lucky - Matt Phelan
  • The Hunters - John Flanagan
  • The Mark of Athena - Rick Riordan
  • Meet Caroline - Kathleen Ernst
  • Middle School: Get me out of Here! - Chris Tebbetts with James Patterson
  • Moon Over Manifest - Clare Vanderpool
  • My Weird School 4-Book Collection - Dan Gutman
  • Running out of Time - Margaret Peterson Haddix
  • Tales from a Not-So-Smart Miss Know-It-All - Rachel Renee Russell
  • Where the Red Fern Grows - Wilson Rawls
  • Wonder - R.J. Palacio