July – September 2015 — Additions to the collection

Adult Section


  • Chast, Roz, Can’t we talk about something more pleasant?
  • Cooper, Susan, The magic maker : a portrait of John Langstaff, creator of the Christmas revels
  • Lawson, Barry R., Conversations on the human spirit : Interviews with people who follow their bliss.Lockhart, Paul Douglas, The drillmaster of Valley Forge : the Baron de Steuben and the making of the American Army
  • Macnamara, Looby, People & permaculture : caring and designing for ourselves, each other and the planet
  • Malkin, Michelle, Who built that : awe-inspiring stories of American tinkerpreneurs
  • McKay, Timothy F., Letters to a war bride . A young battalion surgeon comes of age in war torn Europe
  • O’Connor, Anne Marie, The lady in gold : the extraordinary tale of Gustav Klimt’s masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer
  • Peacham Church Fellowship, Peacham pantries. A collection of recipes
  • Pollack, John, The pun also rises : how the humble pun revolutionized language, changed history, and made wordplay more than some antics
  • Rankine, Claudia, Citizen : an American lyric
  • Turner, Jack, Spice : the history of a temptation
  • Walker, Alice, The chicken chronicles : sitting with the angels who have returned with my memories : Glorious, Rufus, Gertrude Stein, Splendor, Hortensia, Agnes of God, the Gladyses, & Babe : a memoir
  • Zuckerman, Gregory, The frackers : the outrageous inside story of the new billionaire wildcatters


  • Bacigalupi, Paolo, The water knife
  • Backman, Fredrik, A man called Ove
  • Brunt, Carol Rifka, Tell the wolves I’m home
  • Cameron, W. Bruce, The dog master
  • Card, Orson Scott, Earth awakens : the first Formic war
  • Castillo, Linda, After the storm
  • Cohen, Joshua, Book of numbers
  • Curry, Alexandra Gambrill, The Courtesan
  • De Bernieres, Louis, The dust that falls from dreams
  • Grafton, Sue, X
  • Grisham, John, The racketeer
  • Harbison, Elizabeth M., If I could turn back time
  • Iggulden, Conn, Genghis : bones of the hills
  • Israel, Andrea, The Recipe Club : a tale of food and friendship
  • Jarvis, Stephen, Death and Mr. Pickwick
  • Lagercrantz, David, The girl in the spider’s web
  • Lee, Harper, Go set a watchman
  • Mitchell, Judith Claire, A reunion of ghosts
  • Murakami, Haruki, Wind/Pinball : two novels
  • O’Brien, Stuart, Wildwood : A love story ; a war story .
  • Penny, Louise, The nature of the beast
  • Perry, Anne, Treason at Lisson Grove : a Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novel
  • Price, Daniel, The flight of the silvers
  • Pynchon, Thomas, Bleeding edge
  • Robinson, Peter, In the dark places : an Inspector Banks novel
  • Russell, Sean, Under enemy colors
  • Rutherfurd, Edward, Paris : the novel
  • Stephenson, Neal, Seveneves
  • Swyler, Erika, The book of speculation
  • Ward, J. R., The Bourbon Kings


  • Alai, Red poppies
  • Paulsen, Gary, The river
  • Furst, Ala,. The spies of Warsaw
  • Kline, Christina Baker, Orphan train a novel


  • A little chaos
  • Woman in gold
  • 5 flights up
  • Blue Jasmine
  • Casino
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind/Starman
  • Ex machina
  • Jack Smith and the destruction of Atlantis
  • Lord Peter Wimsey mysteries. Set two
  • Pitch perfect
  • A place in the sun
  • The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
  • The longest ride
  • The Three Stooges in color
  • WarGames

Juvenile Section


  • Arnosky, Jim, Frozen wild : how animals survive in the coldest places on Earth
  • Napoli, Donna Jo, Treasury of Norse mythology : stories of intrigue, trickery, love, and revenge

Board Books

  • Blue’s bedtime nursery rhymes
  • Boynton, Sandra, Moo, baa, la la la!
  • Trucks
  • Gannij, Joan, Elusive Moose

Picture Books

  • Fleming, Candace, Bulldozer’s big day
  • Gerstein, Mordicai, The night world
  • Henkes, Kevin, Old Bear
  • Henkes, Kevin, Waiting
  • Knowles, Sheena, Edward the Emu.
  • Leathers, Philippa, How to catch a mouse
  • MacKay, Elly, Butterfly park
  • Mader, C. Roger, Lost cat
  • Miyakoshi, Akiko, The tea party in the woods
  • Ondaatje, Griffin, The camel in the sun
  • Schertle, Alice, All you need for a snowman
  • Seuss, What pet should I get?
  • Steig, William, Yellow & pink

Early Readers

  • Dillard, Sarah, Extraordinary Warren, a super chicken
  • Freeman, Martha, Mrs. Wow never wanted a cow
  • Liniers, The big wet balloon : a Toon book
  • Martin, Bill, Panda bear, panda bear, what do you see?
  • Martin, Bill, Polar bear, polar bear, what do you hear?
  • Martin, Bill, Brown bear, brown bear, what do you see?
  • Martin, Bill, Baby bear, baby bear, what do you see?

Fiction Books

  • Bond, Rebecca, Escape from Baxter’s barn
  • Colfer, Chris, The Land of Stories : a Grimm warning
  • Colfer, Chris, The land of stories : the wishing spell
  • Colfer, Chris, The Land of Stories : the Enchantress returns
  • Colfer, Chris, The Land of Stories : beyond the kingdoms
  • Ringwald, Whitaker, The secret box

Young Adult Fiction Books

  • King, Stephen, The eyes of the dragon : a story
  • Lane, Andy. Fire storm

Home School Books

  • Daniel, Lucy et al., Science.
  • DiStasio, Joan, Biology. A homework booklet.
  • Fridell, Ron, Gideon v. Wainwright : the right to free counsel
  • Gold, Susan Dudley, Tinker v. Des Moines : free speech for students
  • Gold, Susan Dudley, New York Times Co. v. Sullivan : freedom of the press or libel?
  • Hand, Raymond V., My Fun with Learning. The earth and the stars. adventures in science and discovery : fact book.
  • Hand, Raymond V., My Fun with Learning. Real-life heroes. America’s story.
  • Long, Jack B., My Fun with Learning. My fun book.
  • Long, Jack B. , et al., My Fun with Learning. Great Stories from World Literature.Adams
  • Adams , Marilyn Jager, Open Court Reading. Being afraid . Homes.
  • Maybury, Rick, Whatever happened to justice?
  • Partner, Daniel, The House of Representatives
  • Schiller, Andrew, Roget’s student thesaurus
  • Tesar, Jenny, My Fun with Learning. Plants and animals. All about you.
  • Tesar, Jenny, My Fun with Learning. Parents as teachers.
  • Weber, Michael, Causes and consequences of the African-American civil rights movement

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  • E.T., the extra-terrestrial
  • Home
  • Mary Poppins
  • The true story of the three little pigs — and more animal adventures

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