News from the front desk

Nov 07

New books at the library—November 2013

Non Fiction

Lamott, Anne.           Stitches

Lopez, Barry Holstun    Arctic dreams

Mitchell, Don           Flying blind

Patchett, Ann           This is the story of a happy marriage

McCullough, David G.    The greater journey

Crystal, Billy.         Still foolin’ ‘em

Lindhout, Amanda.       A house in the sky : a memoir    

Wald, Gayle             Shout, sister, shout! : the untold                        story of rock-and-roll trailblazer                        Sister Rosetta Tharpe



Atwood, Margaret        MaddAddam

Baker, Jo.              Longbourn

Cussler, Clive.         The Mayan secrets 

Frederick, Michael.      Stuck    

Gilbert, Elizabeth      The signature of all things 

Grisham, John.           Sycamore row 

King, Stephen           Doctor Sleep 

Kricorian, Nancy.       Zabelle  

Lahiri, Jhumpa.         The lowland  

Moriarty, Liane.        The husband’s secret   

Ozeki, Ruth L.          A tale for the time being   

Robinson, Kim Stanley   Shaman   

Sherman, Susan.         The little Russian

Shreve, Anita.           Stella Bain       

Tan, Amy,               The Valley of Amazement



Coulter, Catherine.      The Final Cut

Deaver, Jeffery.        The October list  

George, Elizabeth       Just one evil act 

Johnson, Craig           Spirit of steamboat

King, Laurie R.         The bones of Paris

King, Laurie R.         O Jerusalem  

Mayor, Archer.           Three Can Keep a Secret          

Patterson, James        Gone

Robb, J. D              Thankless in death

Sandford, John,         Storm front  

Scottoline, Lisa.       Accused       

Turow, Scott.           Identical

Woods, Stuart.           Doing hard time   

Sep 11

New Books at the Library—September, 2013


Non Fiction

Aslan, Reza.                 Zealot : the life and times of Jesus of Nazareth        

Benedict, Jeff.             Poisoned : the true story of the deadly E. coli outbreak that changed the                            way Americans eat

Gottfried, Sara.           The hormone cure : reclaim balance, sleep, sex drive and vitality                                       naturally with the Gottfried protocol

Falconi, Dina               Feasting and Foraging: a field guide and wild food cookbook          

Katz, Sandor Ellix        Wild fermentation : the flavor, nutrition, and craft of live-culture foods

Carey, Sas.                  Reindeer herders in my heart : stories of healing journeys in Mongolia

Rakoff, David.             Love, dishonor, marry, die, cherish, perish : a novel

Christensen, Kate        Blue plate special : an autobiography of my appetites         

Janmohamed, Shelina Zahra.             Love in a headscarf    



Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi              Americanah   

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi              Purple hibiscus                       

Banville, John.                                     Ancient light   

Benjamin, Melanie.                            The aviator’s wife                  

Bohjalian, Chris                                   The light in the ruins              

Brennert, Alan.                                   Palisades Park

Brunstetter, Wanda E.                        Lydia’s charm 

Cornwell, Bernard.                             1356 : a novel

Day, Cathy.                                          The circus in winter   

Dunant, Sarah.                                    Blood & beauty : the Borgias : a novel          

Eggers, Dave.                                      A hologram for the king                    

Fales-Hill, Susan                                  Imperfect bliss                       

Faulks, Sebastian.                                A possible life            

Frank, Dorothea Benton.                    The last original wife 

Gilbert, David                                      & sons                        

Greenberg, Mike                                All you could ask for              

Harman, Patricia                                The midwife of Hope River    

Haruf, Kent.                                         Benediction    

Hilderbrand, Elin.                                Beautiful day              

Johnson, Adam                                    The orphan master’s son                   

Keneally, Thomas                                The daughters of Mars : a novel       

Kiernan, Stephen P.                             The curiosity  

Krueger, William Kent.                       Ordinary grace : a novel        

Kwan, Kevin.                                        Crazy Rich Asians       

Lee, Linda Francis.                              Emily and Einstein     

Mankell, Henning                               A treacherous paradise         

Martin, George R. R.                          A game of thrones     

Meyer, Philipp                                                The son           

Palin, Michael.                                                The truth        

Pessl, Marisha.                                    Night film                   

Rosnay, Tatiana de                             The house I loved       

Schine, Cathleen.                                Fin & lady       

Shannon, Samantha                            The bone season        

Silva, Daniel                                        The English Girl          

Silver, Marisa.                                     Mary Coin      

Wecker, Helene.                                 The golem and the jinni



Bradley, C. Alan                                  A red herring without mustard          

Brandman, Michael.                           Robert B. Parker’s Damned if you do : a Jess Stone novel

Burke, Alafair.                                     If you were here                    

Burke, James Lee                                Light of the world      

Child, Lee,                                           Never go back : a Jack Reacher novel           

Coulter, Catherine.                             Bombshell      

Doiron, Paul.                                       Massacre pond          

Fossum, Karin                                      The caller       

Galbraith, Robert,                               The Cuckoo’s Calling  

Grafton, Sue.                                       W is for wasted          

Johansen, Iris.                                     Hunting Eve    

King, Stephen                                      Joyland           

Nesbø, Jo                                             The Bat           

Patterson, James.                                Mistress         

Patterson, James                                 Second honeymoon    

Penny, Louise.                                     How the light gets in  

Jul 16

New Books at the library—July 2013



Andrews, Mary Kay            Ladies’ night  

Attenberg, Jami.         The Middlesteins    

Barker, Pat                    Toby’s room    

Boyne, John                     The absolutist 

Brunt, Carol Rifka.      Tell the wolves I’m home  

Crombie, Deborah.           No mark upon her    

Delinsky, Barbara.             Sweet salt air 

DuBois, Jennifer   A partial history of lost causes

Englander, Nathan.  What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank

Fountain, Ben.    Billy Lynn’s long halftime walk

Franklin-Willis, Amy.The lost saints of Tennessee   

Furst, Alan.                    Mission to Paris         

Grissom, Kathleen.            The kitchen house   

Hawley, Noah.                   The good father

Leavitt, Caroline.             Is this tomorrow         

Marra, Anthony,  A constellation of vital phenomena

McCann, Colum                   TransAtlantic : a novel   

Meyer, Philipp                 American rust  

Moriarty, Laura        The center of everything  

Powers, Kevin.                  The yellow birds         

Rindell, Suzanne.           The other typist    

Roberts, Nora.                  Whiskey Beach  

Scottoline, Lisa.               Don’t go  

Shriver, Lionel.                     Big brother         

Tabor, James M.                 Frozen solid




Beukes, Lauren.            The shining girls   

Chance, Megan.             Bone River

Deaver, Jeffery.     The Kill Room : a Lincoln Rhyme Novel

Doiron, Paul.              Bad Little Falls    

Evanovich, Janet.          The heist : a novel 

Faye, Lyndsay.             The gods of Gotham  

Gardner, Lisa.             Catch me  

Griffiths, Elly.                A dying fall   

Hoag, Tami.                The 9th girl   

Viktor Arnar Ingólfsson    House of evidence   

Kerr, Philip.              Prague fatale  

Mosley, Walter.            Little green : an Easy Rawlins mystery    

Neville, Stuart           Ratlines  

Pearson, Ridley.                Choke point    

Potzsch, Oliver.                The dark monk : a hangman’s daughter tale 

Jun 06

New Books June 2013


Non fiction

Moran, Caitlin          How to be a woman

Snow, Richard F.        I invented the modern age

Fox, Margalit,          The riddle of the labyrinth : the quest to crack                        an ancient code  

Halpern, Sue.           A dog walks into a nursing home : lessons in the                        good life from an unlikely teacher 

Packer, George          The unwinding : an inner history of the new                             America    

Price, Megan            Vermont Wild, volume 2 


Books on CD

Alvarez, Julia.         Saving the world      

Arnaldur Indriðason     Jar city               

Atkinson, Kate.         Life after life        

Barnes, Jonathan.       The somnambulist

Furst, Alan.            Dark star        

Hoag, Tami.             The 9th girl           

Isaacson, Walter.       Einstein : his life and universe   

July, Miranda           No one belongs here more than you  

Prez-Reverte, Arturo.   The nautical chart           

Robotham, Michael       Shatter          

Roth, Philip.           The plot against America           

Rutherfurd, Edward.     Paris            

Wyman, Willard          High country



Cussler, Clive.         Zero hour  

Gillham, David R.       City of women    

Hannah, Kristin.        Fly away   

Hosseini, Khaled.       And the mountains echoed     

Kline, Christina Baker  Orphan train     

Lawson, Mary            Crow Lake  

LeCarre, John           A delicate truth 

Messud, Claire          The woman upstairs           

Rutherfurd, Edward.     Paris      

Walls, Jeannette.       The silver star        



Atkins, Ace.            The broken places

Berry, Steve            The king’s deception         

Brown, Dan              Inferno          

Child, Lee.             61 hours         

Hiaasen, Carl.          Bad monkey 

Johnson, Craig          Junkyard dogs    

Johnson, Craig.         A serpent’s tooth

Sandford, John         Silken prey

May 09


Mar 07

New Books at the library—March 2013

 Non Fiction

Cain, Susan.               Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can’t stop talking

Wilson, Bee.               Consider the fork : a history of how we cook and eat     

Young, Neil                Waging heavy peace : a hippie dream      

Schwalbe, Will.          The end of your life book club        



Binchy, Maeve.                      A week in winter      

Cash, Wiley.                           A land more kind than home                      

Cussler, Clive.                                    The striker : an Isaac Bell adventure          

Rosnay, Tatiana de                A secret kept 

Gardner, Lisa.                                    Touch & go   

Harrison, Jim,                        The river swimmer : novellas         

Hilderbrand, Elin.                  Summerland : a novel         

Ivey, Eowyn.                           The snow  child : a novel     

Johnson, Adam,                    The orphan master’s son : a novel 

Jonasson, Jonas,                   The 100-year-old man who climbed out the window and                                               disappeared  

Knott, Robert -                       Robert B. Parker’s Ironhorse          

Leyshon, Nell.                        Colour of milk          

Moehringer, J. R                    Sutton

Picoult, Jodi                           The storyteller : a novel       

Ringwald, Molly.                   When it happens to you      

Robotham, Michael, Say you’re sorry       

Selasi, Taiye.                          Ghana must go         

Winslow, Don                        Savages



Henry, Sara J.                                    A cold and lonely place                   

Johnson, Craig                      Death without company      

Johnson, Craig                      Kindness goes unpunished 

Kellerman, Jonathan.            Guilt : an Alex Delaware novel        

Nesb, Jo,                                The devil’s star         

Patterson, James.                  Alex Cross, run         

Patterson, James                   Private London         

Robb, J. D.,                             Calculated in Death  

Stabenow, Dana.                   Bad blood      

Jan 10

New Books at the Library—January 2013

Non- Fiction

Speth, James Gustave.   America the possible : manifesto for a new economy

Ricks, Thomas E.        The generals : American military command from      World War II to today  

Karp, Brianna           The girl’s guide to homelessness : a                      memoir   

Bowden, Mark            Killing Pablo : the hunt for the                          world’s greatest outlaw

Byock, Ira.             The best care possible : a physician’s                        quest to transform care through the end                        of life  

Ronson, Jon             The psychopath test : a journey through                       the madness industry   

Burns, Eleanor           Make a quilt in a day—log cabin                          pattern  

Helwig, Terry           Moonlight on linoleum : a daughter’s                      memoir



Bernier, Nichole        The unfinished work of Elizabeth D.

Clancy, Tom             Threat vector

Ellison, Ralph.         Invisible man

Flynn, Vince.           The last man 

LaValle, Victor         Big machine : a novel  

O’Melveny, Regina.      The book of madness and cures : a novel

Rogan, Charlotte        The lifeboat 

Russo, Richard           Empire falls 

Shapiro, Barbara        The art forger         

Tóibín, Colm            The testament of Mary  

Ullman, Ellen.           By blood 



Evanovich, Janet.       Notorious nineteen     

Howard, Linda           Shadow Woman     

Lackberg, Camilla       The stonecutter   

Potzsch, Oliver.        The beggar king        

Pötzsch, Oliver.        The hangman’s daughter 

Woods, Stuart.           Collateral damage        

Oct 04

Lego Club!

Next week, Wednesday, October 10th, there will be a second Lego Club event! Come build with host Torin Kearns, in the downstairs section of the Lawrence Memorial Library from 3:15 to 4:30! A snack will be included! Hope to see you all there!

Sep 24

New Books—September 2012



Perenyi, Ken.              Caveat emptor : the secret life of an American art forger     

                                    Forks over knives Cookbook : the plant-based way to                                                           health 

Lockman, Darcy         Brooklyn zoo : the education of a psychotherapist   



Barry, Sebastian                      On Canaan’s side       

Boyd, William                         Ordinary thunderstorms                     

Coplin, Amanda.                     The orchardist                        

Follett, Ken.                            Winter of the world   

Giffin, Emily.                          Where we belong                   

Harkness, Deborah                  A discovery of witches                      

Harkness, Deborah                  Shadow of night        

James, E. L.                             Fifty shades darker    

James, E. L.                             Fifty shades freed      

Lee, Don                                 The collective            

McCammon, Robert R.           Boy’s life        

O’Hara, Maryanne.                  Cascade          

Ratner, Vaddey.                     In the shadow of the banyan 

Shreve, Susan Richards          You are the love of my life                

Weiner, Jennifer.                     The next best thing                

Zimmerman, Jean.                   The orphanmaster       



Adler-Olsen, Jussi.                  The absent one           

Atkins, Ace.                            The lost ones  

Brandman, Michael.                Robert B. Parker’s Fool me twice

Child, Lee.                              A wanted man                       

Coben, Harlan                         Seconds away                        

Fairstein, Linda A.                  Night watch   

Lippman, Laura                       And when she was good       

Smith, Alexander                    The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection

Patterson, James                      I, Michael Bennett     

Patterson, James                      Zoo                 

Penny, Louise.                                    The beautiful mystery

Perry, Anne.                            A sunless sea              

White, Stephen                       Line of fire     

Lore, Pittacus                          The Rise of Nine        

Aug 07

New Books—August 2012


Non Fiction


Kahneman, Daniel              Thinking, fast and slow

Bartók, Mira.                 The memory palace

Heinrich, Bernd               Life everlasting : the animal way of death

Perlmutter, David, M.D. The better brain book : the best tools for                              improving memory and sharpness and for                                  preventing aging of the brain     

Bechdel, Alison               Are you my mother? : a comic drama 

Lang, Michael.                The road to Woodstock  

Didion, Joan.                 Blue nights

Albright, Madeleine           Prague winter : a personal story of                                     remembrance and war, 1937-1948     

McGlynn, David                A door in the ocean : a memoir     

Jones, Lesley-Ann.            Mercury : an intimate biography of Freddie                              Mercury    

Oates, Joyce Carol            A widow’s story : a memoir




Banks, Marlene.               Son of a preacherman   

Bohjalian, Chris              The sandcastle girls         

Diffenbaugh, Vanessa.         The language of flowers            

Evanovich, Janet.             Wicked business : a Lizzy and Diesel novel

Greene, Thomas Christopher    Mirror lake            

Groff, Lauren.                Arcadia    

Hannah, Kristin.              Home Again.

Hannah, Kristin.              Waiting for the moon   

Irving, John                  In one person          

King, Stephen                 The wind through the keyhole 

Leveen, Lois                  The secrets of Mary Bowser   

Maloy, Kate                   Every last cuckoo            

McGuane, Thomas.              The sporting club

Simon, Rachel                 The story of beautiful girl  

Stedman, M. L.                The light between oceans           

Walker, Karen Thompson. The age of miracles          




Bradley, C. Alan              The sweetness at the bottom of the pie   

Burke, James Lee              Creole belle : a Dave Robicheaux novel   

Compton, Jodi.                Thieves get rich, saints get shot  

Evanovich, Janet.             Hot six    

Locke, Attica.                The Cutting Season.    

Patterson, James,             The 8th confession     

Patterson, James,             Private games    

Pearson, Ridley.              The risk agent   

Silva, Daniel                 The fallen angel