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July 2014

  • The Bourne Ascendancy – Eric Van Lustbader
  • The Devil’s Star – Jo Nesbo
  • Goodnight June – Sarah Jio
  • Rules of Prey – John Sandford
  • Body of Evidence – Patricia Cornwell
  • The Joy Luck Club – Amy Tan
  • Reckless Disregard – Robert Rotstein
  • The Director – David Ignatius
  • Problems with People – David Guterson
  • Life Support – Lisa Gerritsen
  • Turn Left at Doheny – J.F. Freedman
  • Everything Leads to You – Nina LaCour
  • Loves Me Not – Samara O’Shea
  • The Redbreast – Jo Nesbo
  • Nemesis – Jo Nesbo
  • Heated – J. Kenner
  • Guy in Real Life – Steve Brezenoff
  • Faceoff – Dennis Lehane
  • Midnight in Europe – Alan Furst
  • The Rise & Fall of Great Powers – Tom Bachman
  • Full Assault Mode – Dalton Fury
  • All Day and a Night – Alafair Burke
  • The Matchmaker – Elin Hilderbrand
  • China Dolls – Lisa See
  • Written in My Own Heart’s Blood – Diana Gabaldon
  • The Secret Life of Violet Green – Beatriz Williams
  • Closed Doors – Lisa O’Donnell
  • The Heiresses – Sara Shepard
  • The Keillor Reader – Garrison Keillor
  • Two Soldiers – Roslund & Hellstrom
  • Save the Date – Mary Kay Andrews
  • The Farm – Tom Rob Smith
  • Hollow Ground – Natalie S. Harnett
  • The Smoke at Dawn – Jeff Shaara
  • Fourth of July Creek – Smith Henderson
  • Stormy Persuasion – Johanna Lindsey
  • Stuff Matters – Mark Miodownik
  • Intuition and your Sun Sign – Bernie Ashman
  • The Embrace of Unreason – Frederick Brown
  • Sergeant Stubby – Ann Bausum
  • No Place to Hide – Glenn Greenwald
  • Joy Guilt Anger Love – Giovanni Frazzetto
  • The Real Food Cookbook – Nina Planck
  • The Obesity Paradox – Carl J. Lavie, M.D.
  • Daring Greatly – Brene Brown, Ph.D.
  • Things a Little Bird Told Me – Biz Stone
  • The Deepest Human Life – Scott Samuelson
  • Area 51 Black Jets – Bill Yenne
  • Is That a Fact? – Dr. Joe Schwarcz
  • Forcing the Spring - Jo Becker
  • Virtual Unreality - Charles Seife
  • The Lion’s Gate - Steven Pressfield
  • The Other Side of Paradise—Julia Cooke
  • Dark Forces - Kenneth R. Timmerman
  • Zoom: how everything moves - Bob Berman
  • Raising Children in the Military - Chery Scott
  • Deep: freediving, renegade science - James Nestor
  • Demystifying Islam—Harris Zafar
  • Learning to Breath Fire - J.C. Herz
  • Beyond Addiction - Jeffrey Foote, PhD


  • Love Life – Rob Lowe
  • Hard Choices: Hillary Rodham Clinton
  • In My Skin – Brittney Griner
  • The Closer: my story – Mariano Rivera
  • Carsick: John Waters hitchhikes across america – John Water
  • J.D. Salinger: the escape artist – Thomas Belle
  • Perfectly Miserable – Sarah Payne Stuart
  • Scalia: a court of one – Bruce Allen Murphy
  • Dylan: the biography – Dennis McDougal
  • Man on the Run: Paul McCartney in the 70’s - Tom Doyle
  • Sally Ride - Lynn Sherr

June 2014

  • Apart at the Seams – Marie Bostwick
  • Live to See Tomorrow – Iris Johansen
  • Otherwise Engaged – Amanda Quick
  • Chestnut Street – Maeve Binchy
  • Desperate – Daniel Palmer
  • Bridge to Haven – Francine Rivers
  • The Serpent of Venice – Christopher Moore
  • A Family Affair – Fern Michaels
  • Natchez Burning – Greg Iles
  • The Bet – Rachel Van Dyken
  • The Long Shadow – Liza Marklund
  • It Had to Be You – Susan May Warren
  • Fair Play – Deeanne Gist
  • Walking on Water – Richard Paul Evans
  • Not Quite a Wife – Mary Jo Putney
  • Unlucky 13 – James Patterson
  • Starfire – Dale Brown
  • The Keeper – John Lescroart
  • Field of Prey – John Sandford
  • The Last Kind Words Saloon – Larry McMurtry
  • Wolverine Bros. Freight & Storage - Steve Ulfelder
  • The Kill Switch - James Rollins
  • Robert B. Parker’s Cheap Shot - Ace Atkins
  • Bittersweet - Miranda Beverly-Whittemore
  • The Son - Jo Nesbo
  • The Meaning of Maggie - Megan Jean Sovern
  • Delicious! - Ruth Reichl
  • Screaming At the Top - Audrey Vernick
  • The 30-Day Heart Tune –Up – Steven Masley, MD
  • Eating Dangerously – Michael Booth
  • How To Be An Illustrator – Darrel Rees
  • Jesus: a pilgrimage – James Martin
  • Overwhelmed: work, love, and play when no one has the time – Brigid Schulte
  • Pitch Perfect – Bill McGowan The Next America – Paul Taylor
  • Mom in the Movies: iconic screen mothers you love – Richard Corlis
  • American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the road to revo-lution - Walter R. Borneman
  • Smart Money Smart Kids – Dave Ramsey
  • Egg: culinary exploration of the world’s most versatile ingredient – Michael Ruhlman
  • Tox In Tox Out – Bruce Lourie The Boom: how fracking ignited the American energy revo-lution – Russell Gold
  • Missing Microbes – Martin J. Blaser, M.D.
  • The Humor Code – Peter McGraw
  • Bumplogy: myth-busting pregnancy book – Linda Geddes
  • Social Insecurity: 401(k)s and the retirement crisis – James W. Russe
  • ll War! What is it Good For? – Ian Morris
  • It Ain’t Over – Marlo Thomas
  • The Price of Silence: the Duke Lacrosse scandal – William D. Cohan


  • Pete Rose: an American dilemma – Kostya Kennedy
  • I Can See Clearly Now – Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
  • Let’s Just Say It Isn’t Pretty – Diane Keaton
  • The Broken and the Whole – Charles S. Sherman
  • The Crusades of Cesar Chavez – Miriam Pawel Jane Goodall: reason for hope – Jane Goodall
  • Grandma Gatewood’s Walk – Ben Montgomery
  • John Wayne: the life and legend – Scott Eyman

May 2014

  • Little Bitty Lies – Mary Kay Andrews
  • I’ve Got You Under My Skin – Mary Higgins Clark
  • Destroyer Angel – Nevada Barr
  • Cavendon Hall – Barbara Taylor Bradford
  • High Crime Area – Joyce Carol Oates
  • The Last Bride – Beverly Lewis
  • Waking the Dead – Heather Graham
  • Betting the Rainbow – Jodi Thomas
    Marriage Between Friends – Debbie Macomber
  • The Lightkeeper – Susan Wiggs
  • The Cottage on Juniper Ridge – Sheila Roberts
  • Dash of Peril – Lori Foster
  • The Summer Everything Changed – Holly Chamberlin
  • Dating, Dining, and Desperation – Melody Carlson
  • Distortion – Terri Blackstock
  • Thomas Kinkade’s Angel Island: harbor of the heart – Katherine Spencer
  • The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry – Gabrielle Zevin
    Vintage – Susan Gloss
  • Love & Treasure – Ayelet Waldman
  • A Circle of Wives – Alice LaPlante
  • Games Creatures Play – Charlaine Harrris
  • Frog Music – Emma Donoghue
  • The Reading Circle – Ashton Lee
  • A Sensible Arrangement – Tracie Peterson
  • The Idea of Him – Holly Peterson
  • Afterburn/Aftershock – Sylvia Day
  • One Came Home – Amy Timberlake
  • Take This Cup – Bodie & Brock Thoene
  • The Way Life Should Be – Christina Baker Kline
    Redeployment – Phil Klay
  • A Million Ways to Die in the West – Seth MacFarlane
  • Waiting for Wednesday – Nicci French
  • The Cold Nowehere – Brian Freeman
  • And The Dark Sacred Night – Julia Glass
  • Manuscript Found in Accra – Paulo Coelho
  • Saucer Savage Planet - Stephen Coonts
  • Over Watch - Marc Guggenheim
  • Under a Silent Moon - Elizabeth Haynes
  • 1939: the making of six great films from Hollywood’s great year – Charles F. Adams
  • I Like Giving – Brad Formsma
  • It’s Complicated: the social lives of networked teens – Danah Boyd
  • Poison Spring – E.G. Vallianatos Uprising: new age is dawning for every mother’s daughter – Sally Armstrong
  • The Great Prostate Hoax – Richard J. Ablin, PhD
  • Revolutionary Russia 1891-1991 – Orlando Figes
  • Faraday, Maxwell, and the Electromagnetic Field – Nancy Forbes
  • Astoria: story of wealth, ambition and survival – Peter Stark
  • Decoding Your Dog – Steve Dale
  • Where Nobody Knows Your Name – John Feinstein
  • Suspicion Nation – Lisa Bloom
  • The Loudest Voice in the Room – Gabriel Sherman
  • You Must Remember This: life and style in Hollywood’s golden age - Robert J. Wagner
  • My Gentle Barn – Ellie Laks
  • Kitty Genovese: murder, bystanders, crime that changed America – Kevin Cook
  • I Just Graduated…Now What? – Katherine Schwarzenegger
  • The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty – Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
  • A History of the World in 12 Maps – Jerry Brotton


  • The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple – John F. Kasson
  • The Most Dangerous Man in America: Douglas Macarthur – Mark Perry

April 2014

  • The Troop – Nick Cutter
  • The Bootlegger - Clive Cussler
  • The Chase – Janet Evanovich & Lee Goldberg
  • The Martian – Andy Weir
  • Kiss and Tell – Fern Michaels
  • The Daring Ladies of Lowell – Kate Alcott
  • My Amish Boyfriend – Melody Carlson
  • All Things Hidden – Tracie Peterson
  • House of Glass – Sophie Littlefield
  • The Dream Dress – Janice Thompson
  • Savor – Monica Murphy
  • Take a Chance on Me – Jennifer Dawson
  • Vampire Most Wanted – Lyndsay Sands
  • Do or Die – Suzanne Brockmann
  • A Star for Mrs. Blake – April Smith
  • Black Horizon – James Grippando
  • Road Kill – Jan Coffey
  • Wifey - Judy Blume
  • Night of the Hunter - R.A. Salvatore
  • Mentats of Dune - Brian Herbert
  • A Shining Light - Judith Miller
  • The Lost Sisterhood - Anne Fortier
  • Precious Thing - Colette McBeth
  • The Weight of Blood
  • Watching You - Michael Robotham
  • The Triple Package – Amy Chua
  • Small Move, Big Change – Caroline L. Arnold
  • Five Came Back – Mark Harris
  • Depression and Your Child – Deborah Serani
  • All Joy and No Fun – Jennifer Senior
  • Fukushima: the story of a nuclear disaster – David Lochbaum
  • Atomic Accidents – James Mahaffey A Nation in Pain – Judy Foreman
  • Pure Grit – Mary Cronk Farrell
  • All New Square Foot Gardening – Mel Bartholomew
  • Quilting with a Modern Slant – Rachel May
  • The Parthenon Enigma – Joan Breton
  • Connelly My Age of Anxiety – Scott Stossel The Practice of Nada Yoga – Baird Hersey
  • Operation Paperclip – Annie Jacobsen
  • The Neanderthals Rediscovered – Dimitra Papagianni
  • The Sixth Extinction – Elizabeth Kolbert
  • ADHD Does Not Exist – Richard Saul, M.D.
  • When Bad Things Happen to Good Knitters – Marion Edmonds
  • The Second Machine Age – Erik Brynjolfsson
  • Reinventing American Health Care – Ezekiel J. Emanuel
  • Sexplosion – Robert Hofler
  • Plato at the Googleplex – Rebecca Newberger
  • Goldstein Mama Doc Medicine – Wendy Sue Swanson, M.D.
  • Villians, Scoundrels, and Rogues – Paul Martin
  • Jo Frost’s Toddler Rules – Jo Frost


  • This Star Won’t Go Out – Esther Earl
  • Glitter and Glue – Kelly Corrigan
  • Eliot Ness: the rise and fall of an American hero – Douglas Perry
  • Plenty of Time When We Get Home – Kayla Williams

March 2014

  • The House of Memories - Monica McInerney
  • The Traitor’s Wife - Allison Pataki
  • Archetype - M.D. Waters
  • After I’m Gone - Laura Lippman
  • The Deepest Secret - Carla Buckley
  • The Good Luck of Right Now - Matthew Quick
    Burn - Juliana Baggott
  • The Last Days of California – Mary Miller
  • Hopeful – Shelley Shepard Gray
  • Destiny’s Surrender – Beverly Jenkins
  • Big Sky Secrets – Linda Lael Miller
  • At the River’s Edge – Mariah Stewart
  • Home to Seaview Key – Sherryl Woods
  • Wild About Harry – Linda Lael Miller
  • Wanted - J. Kenner
  • A Dark and Stormy Knit – Anne Canadeo
  • A Man’s Heart – Debbie Macomber
  • Perfect Together – Carly Phillips
  • The Widow’s Guide to Sex & Dating - Carole Radziwill
  • Phoenix Island - John Dixon
  • Death of a Nightingale - Lene Kaaberbol
  • Golden State - Michelle Richmond
  • Minding Molly - Leslie Gould
  • Cockroaches - Jo Nesbo
  • Hunted - Elizabeth Heiter
  • The Eternal Wonder - Pearl S. Buck
  • Winter People – Jennifer McMahon
  • This Dark Road to Mercy – Wiley Cash
  • Red Rising – Pierce Brown
  • The Secret of Raven Point – Jennifer Vanderbes
  • Lost Lake – Sarah Addison Allen
  • Where the Locals Go – National Geographic
  • Believing in Magic – Stuart Vyse Finding our Families – Wendy Kramer
  • It’s Not About the Broccoli – Dina Rose, PhD
  • Go-To Home Guide for Symptoms Mayo Clinic Guide to Stress-Free Living – Amit Sood, M.D.
  • Me, Myself, and Why – Jennifer Ouellette
  • People Tools: 54 strategies for building relationships…. – Alan C. Fox
  • The Daniel Plan – Rick Warren
  • Consciousness and the Brain – Stanislas Dehaene
  • Gold: the race for the world’s most seductive metal – Matthew Hart
  • The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation – David Brion Davis
  • The Pope and Mussolini – David I. Kertzer
  • A Century of Restaurants – Rick Browne
  • A Short Guide to a Long Life – David B. Agus, MD
  • The Sugar Smart Diet – Anne Alexander
  • Defiant: the POWs who endured Vietnam’s most infamous prison… - Alvin Townley
  • Knowing Mandela – John Carlin
  • Twelve Years a Slave - Solomon Northup
  • The Kid: the immortal life of Ted Williams – Ben Bradlee, Jr.
  • Duty: memoirs of a Secretary at war--Robert M. Gates

Oprahs' Picks

Oprah's Book Club 2.0®

Wild by Cheryl Strayed

The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd



Oprah's Book Club


Oprah's Classics List


Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

While I Was Gone by Sue Miller

The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

Back Roads by Tawni O'Dell

Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende

Gap Creek by Robert Morgan

A Map of the World  by Jane Hamilton

Vinegar Hill by A. Manette Anysay

River, Cross My Heart  by Breena Clarke

Tara Road by Maeve Binchy

Mother of Pearl by Melinda Haynes

White Oleander by Janet Fitch

The Pilot's Wife by Anita Shreve

The Reader by Bernhard Schlink

Jewel  by Bret Lott

Where the Heart Is by Billie Letts

Midwives by Chris Bohjalian

What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day  by Pearl Cleage

I Know This Much Is True by Wally Lamb

Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat

Black and Blue by Anna Quindlen

Here on Earth by Alice Hoffman

Paradise by Toni Morrison

Meanest Thing to Say by Bill Cosby

The Treasure Hunt by Bill Cosby

The Best Way to Play by Bill Cosby

Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons

A Virtuous Woman by Kaye Gibbons

A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines

Songs in Ordinary Time by Mary McGarry Morris

The Heart of a Woman by Maya Angelou

Rapture of Canaan by Sheri Reynolds

Stones from the River by Ursula Hegi

She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb

The Book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton

Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

The Deep End of the Ocean  by Jacquelyn Mitchard

Drowning Ruth by Christina Schwarz

House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III

We were the Mulvaneys by Joyce Carol Oates

Icy sparks by Gwen Hyman Rubin

Stolen lives: Twenty Years in a Desert Jail by Malika Oufkir, et al

Cane River by Lalita Tademy

The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen 

A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry

Fall on Your Knees by Ann Marie MacDonald

Sula by Toni Morrison

A Million Little Pieces by James Frey

Night by Elie Wiesel

The Road by Cormac McCarthy

Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follet

New Earth by Eckhart Tolle

Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski

Say You're One of Them by Uwen Akpan

Freedom by Jonathan Franzen 

East of Eden by John Steinbeck

Cry the beloved country by Alan Paton

One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez 

Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck

As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner

Light in August by William Faulkner

The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

Tale of two cities by Charles Dickens

Staff Favorites

Lynn White - Director
Elise Brand - Children' s Librarian
  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
  • The Christmas Train by David Baldacci
  • Mayflower by Nathaniel Philbrick
  • The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater
  • Unspoken by Sarah Rees Brennan
  • The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart
  • Horray for Amanda and her Alligator by Mo Willems

Lisa Bower Courtney - Reference Librarian
Linda Goodwin - Circulation Supervisor
  • East of Eden by John Steinbeck
  • The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
  • The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin
  • The Miss Zukas Series by Jo Dereske
  • Cutting for Stone byAbraham Verghese
  • Talk Before Sleep by Elizabeth Berg
  • A Year in Japan by Kate Williamson
  • Felted Knits by Beverly Galeskas


  • The Firm by John Grisham
  • Small Town Girl by LaVyrle Spencer
  • Cry in the Night by Mary Higgins Clark
  • Fix-it-and- forget-it Cookbook Series
  • Scrapbook Journaling Made Simple
  • Scrapbook Memorabila by Cori Dahmen

Laurie Marconis - Administrative Assistant
Rebecca Empoliti - Reference Assistant
  • Woman in Red by Eileen Goudge
  • The Woods by Harlan Coben
  • Sweetwater Creek by Anne Rivers Siddons
  • Summer of Roses by Luanne Rice
  • Move to Strike by Perri O' Shaughnessy
  • Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkein
  • Harry Potter Series by J. K. Rowling

Lisa Bilodeau - Technical Services
Linda Russo - Children's Assistant
  • World With No End by Ken Follet
  • Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
  • Hide by Lisa Gardner
  • Gone by Lisa Gardner
  • 10th Anniversary by James Patterson
  • Women and Money by Suze Orman
  • The House of Abraham by Stephen Berry
  • Thunderstruck by Erik Larson
  • Issac's Storm by Erik Larson
  • Becoming A Better You by Joel Osteen

Mary Barbieri - Circualtion Assistant
Ann Savastio - Circualtion Assistant
  • Tell No One by Harlan Coben
  • Great Lion of God by Taylor Caldwell
  • Open Season by C.J. Box
  • Choke by Stuart Woods
  • Irish Mist by Andrew Greeley
  • The Bone Vault by Linda Fairstein
  • Weekend Warriors by Fern Michaels
  • Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  • Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
  • Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry
  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
  • Leo the Late Bloomer by Jose Aruego

Brooke Borda - Library Page

Alexandra Goodwin - Library Page

  • Jerk, Califonia by Jonathan Friesen
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fritzgerald
  • The Memory Keepers Daughter by Kim Edwards
  • My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult
  • Full 60 to history : the inside story of the 2011 Stanley Cup champion Boston Bruins by John Bishop & Eric Tosi




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