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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

February 2014

  • Just One Night – Kyra Davis
  • The Broken Promises – Monica Murphy
  • The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles – Katherine Pancol
  • The Death Trade – Jack Higgins
  • Rosarito Beach – M.A. Lawson
  • Hazardous Duty – W.E.B. Griffin
  • First Love – James Patterson
  • Red 1-2-3 – John Katzenbach
  • The Way of All the Fish – Martha Grimes
  • River Road – Jayne Ann Krentz
  • Standup Guy – Stuart Woods
  • Fear Nothing – Lisa Gardner
  • That Old Black Magic - Mary Jane Clark
  • Worthy Brown’s Daughter - Phillip Margolin
  • Hannah’s Journey - Anna Schmidt
  • A Star for Mrs. Blake - April Smith
  • Under the Wide and Starry Sky - Nancy Horan
  • The Execution - Dick Wolf
  • The Polaris Protocol - Brad Taylor
  • The Pagan Lord - Bernard Cornwell
  • Younger Next Week – Elisa Zied Redefining
  • Girly – Melissa Atkins
  • Wardy Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook – Gary Vaynerchuk
  • The Sensory Child Gets Organized – Carolyn Dalgliesh
  • Talk with Your Kids – Michael Parker, M.ED.
  • Hero – Rhonda Byrne Quit Smoking for Life – Suzanne Schlosberg
  • The Bully Pulpit – Doris Kearns Goodwin
  • Choosing Therapy – Ilyana Romanovsky Miracles and Massacres – Glenn Beck
  • Beyond the Job Description – Jesse Sostrin
  • Act of War – Jack Cheevers
  • Owning the Earth – Andro Linklater
  • The Joy of Financial Security – Donna Skeels Cygan, CFP, MBA
  • When Your Adult Child Breaks Your Heart – Joel L. Young, MD
  • 10-Step Stress Solution – Neil Shah
  • A Constitution for All Times – Pamela S. Karlan
  • How to Age in Place – Mary Languirand, PhD
  • The Ultimate Book of Imposters - Ian Graham
  • The Sandwich Generation’s Guide to Eldercare - Kimberly McCrone Wickert, MRC, CRC


  • A Life of Barbara Stanwyck – Victoria Wilson
  • Tennyson: to strive to seek to find – John Batchelor
  • Elizabeth of York: a tudor queen and her world – Alison Weir
  • The Heir Apparent: a life of Edward VII – Jane Ridley
  • Self-Help Messiah: Dale Carnegie – Steven Watts
  • Beethoven: the man revealed – John Suchet

January 2014

  • Three Junes – Julia Glass
  • The Inquisitor’s Wife – Jeanne Kalogridis
  • A Light in the Window – Jan Karon
  • Strait of Hormuz – Davis Bunn
  • Death of the Black-Haired Girl – Robert Stone
  • A Christmas Hope – Anne Perry
  • Sins of the Flesh – Colleen McCullough
  • Tatiana – Martin Cruz Smith
  • Thomas Kinkade’s Cape Light: Songs of Christmas – Katherine Spencer
  • The Good Boy – Theresa Schwegel
  • A Simple Christmas Wish – Melody Carlson
  • The Death of Santini – Pat Conroy
  • The Devil’s Queen – Jeanne Kalogridis
  • Cries of the Lost – Chris Knopf
  • An Elm Creek Quilts Companion – Jennifer Chiaverini
  • The Bourne Retribution – Eric Van Lustbader
  • Innocence – Dean Koontz
  • Hunted – Karen Robards
  • Command Authority – Tom Clancy
  • Vanity, Vengeance, & a Weekend in Vegas – Kyra Davis
  • The Pursuit of Murrieta – Thomas D. Clagett
  • Forget Me Not – Fern Michaels
  • Hostage – Kay Hooper
  • The Supreme Macaroni Company – Adriana Trigiani
  • The Good Luck Girl of Shipwreck Lane – Kelly Harms
  • The Gravity of Birds – Tracy Guzeman
  • Secrets on Cedar Key - Terri Dulong
  • Morning Glory - Sarah Jio
  • The Boleyn Deceit - Laura Andersen
  • The Magician’s Assistant - Ann Patchett
  • Murder as a Second Language - Joan Hess
  • Going Dark - James W. Hall
  • The Siege: 68 Hours in the Taj Hotel – Cathy Scott-Clark
  • The Smart Woman’s Guide – Mary Hunt
  • Nurturing Healing Love- Scarlett Lewis
  • Focus: the hidden driver of excellence – Daniel Goleman
  • Just Babies: the origins of good and evil – Paul Bloom
  • Lincoln in the World – Kein Peraino Giraffe
  • Reflections – Dale Peterson
  • A Man’s Guide to Healthy Aging – Edward Thompson
  • Coping with Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury – Diane Roberts Stoler, EdD.
  • Comets! Visitors from Deep Space – David J. Eicher
  • Renewable: the world-chaning power of alternative energy – Jeremy Shere
  • Eat to Live Cookbook – Joel Fuhrman, MD
  • Camelot’s Court: inside the Kennedy White House – Robert Dallek Dallas 1963 – Bill Minutaglio
  • The Art of Beadwork – Jane Lock
  • Why Can’t I Get Better? – Richard I. Horowtiz, M.D.
  • Top Brain Bottom Brain – Stephen M. Kosslyn, PhD
  • Bargain Fever: how to shop in a discounted world – Mark Ellwood
  • Great Houses of New England – Roderic H. Blackburn
  • Love Where You Live – Joan Osofsky
  • The American Health Care Paradox – Elizabeth H. Bradley


  • Johnny Carson – Henry Bushkin
  • I am Malala – Malala Yousafzai Fosse – Sam Wasson

December 2013

  • Bellman & Black - Diane Setterfield
  • Dust - Patricia Cornwell
  • Winners – Danielle Steel
  • Dark Witch – Nora Roberts
  • Just Like Other Daughters – Colleen Faulkner
  • White Fire - Preston & Child
  • Fallen Women – Sandra Dallas
  • The Melody of Secrets – Jeffrey Stepakoff
  • Silent Night - Robert B. Parker
  • Nantucket Christmas – Nancy Thayer
  • After Dead – Charlaine Harris
  • Ten Things I’ve Learnt About Love – Sarah Butler
  • The Silence of Bonaventure Arrow – Rita Leganski
  • The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion – Fannie Flagg
  • No Man’s Nightingale – Ruth Rendell
  • The Valley of Amazement – Amy Tan
  • Christmas Bliss – Mary Kay Andrews
  • The Heavens Rise - Christopher Rice
  • Southern as a Second Language – Lisa Patton
  • The Luminaries – Eleanor Catton
  • A Man of His Own - Susan Wilson
  • Sleigh Belles – Beth Albright
  • Dead of Night – Charlaine Harris
  • An Untamed Heart – Lauraine Snelling
  • Leaving Haven – Kathleen McCleary
  • Adoring Addie – Leslie Gould
  • The Beach Club – Elin Hilderbrand
  • Thursdays in the Park – Hilary Boyd
  • Poison Pill – Glenn Kaplan
  • Esrever Doom – Piers Anthony
  • The Spanish Queen – Carolly Erickson
  • Guests On Earth – Lee Smith
  • Takedown Twenty – Janet Evanovich
  • King and Maxwell – David Baldacci
  • A Permanent Member of the Family – Russell Banks
  • Mud Season – Ellen Stimson
  • Tip and the Gipper – Chris Matthews
  • Days of Fire: Bush and Cheney in the White House – Peter Baker
  • E Sqared: nine do-it-yourself energy experiments – Pam Grout
  • Fix-it and Forget-it – Phyllis Good
  • The four Doors – guide to joy, freedom, and a meaningful life – Richard Paul Evans
  • The Men Who United the States – Simon Winchester
  • Headhunters on My Door Step – J. Maarten
  • Hroost Getting Things Off My Chest – Melanie Young
  • History of America in 101 Objects – Richard Kurin
  • The Inheritor’s Powder – Sandra Hampel
  • Freakin’ Fabulous on a Budget – Clinton Kelly
  • Masterminds & Wingmen – Rosalind Wiseman Color Your Life: how to use the right colors to achieve bal-ance – Howard & Dorothy Sun
  • Tudors: history of England from Henry VIII to Elizabeth I – Peter Ackroyd The Sea & Civilization – Lincoln Paine
  • Unraveling U.S. Health Care – Roberta Winter


  • A Double Life: Norman Mailer – J. Michael
  • Lennon Johnny Cash: the life – Robert Hilburn
  • Duke: a life of Duke Ellington – Terry Teachout
  • Si-cology: tales & wisdom from Duck Dynasty’s favorite uncle – Si Robertson
  • Jack London – Earle Labor

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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