Book Acquisitions for October

By Janet Moore

Adult Fiction All the Devils are Here, Louise Penny Anxious People, Fredrik Backman The Beekeeper of Aleppo, Christy Lefteri The Evening and the Morning, Ken Follett The Geometry of Holding Hands, Alexander McCall Smith A Good Neighborhood, Therese Anne Fowler The Guest List, Lucy Foley Home Before Dark, Riley Sager Migrations, Charlotte McConaghy A Question […]

Help Build Andover Community Spirit by Making a Scarecrow

Submit photos by October 13 for Beacon

By Susan Chase
Help Build Andover Community Spirit by Making a Scarecrow

In what could become an Andover tradition, it’s time for local businesses and organizations to get creative and decorate their places of business with an outdoor scarecrow — serious or funny, large or small, relating to their business or just for fun, anything goes!  The Andover Community Hub is joining with Andover resident Janet Moore, […]

Andover Library New Acquisitions September 2020

By Janet Moore

ADULT FICTION Where the Light Enters, Sara Donti Choppy Water, Stuart Woods The Best Mistake, Nora Roberts American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins Home in Carolina, Sherryl Woods The Order, Daniel Silva Once in a Blue Moon, Sharon Sala All The Devils Are Here, Louise Penny The Blacksmith Queen, GA Aiken Royal, Danielle Steel A Week at […]

Guinea Pigs Are the Focus of Newly Released Children’s Book 

Andover Libraries to acquire book for their collection

Press release
Guinea Pigs Are the Focus of Newly Released Children’s Book 

Author Terri Munson aims to leave her mark on the literary world with the publication of her beautiful new children’s book, A Tale of Two Guinea Pigs. Interwoven with the plot of Charles Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities, Munson’s authorial debut illustrates how frightening the world can be, and as children are intuitive and […]

It’s Time to Get Creative With Scarecrows and Pumpkins!

This year's display is sponsored by the Hub

By Janet Moore Andover Libraries Trustee
It’s Time to Get Creative With Scarecrows and Pumpkins!

Yes, it’s that time of year again, when scarecrows and pumpkin heads sprout up all over the area. Last fall, New London, Andover, and Franklin created an unbroken line of autumn masterworks that were a sight to behold! Pumpkin scarecrows appeared on crutches, in kayaks, and even sporting reading glasses. Now, it’s your turn. The […]

Bachelder Library New Acquisitions 2020

By Janet Moore

ADULT FICTION Barker House, David Moloney The Beekeeper’s Ball, Susan Wiggs The Lost and Found Bookshop, Susan Wiggs The Black Swan of Paris, Karen Robards The Children Return, Martin Walker The Death of Vivek Oji, Akwaeke Emezi Florence Adler Swims Forever, Rachel Beanland The Lantern Men, Elly Griffiths The Last Monument, Michael C. Grumley Love, […]

Andover Library New Acquisitions 2020

By Janet Moore

Adult Fiction Season of Storms, Susanna Kearsley The Firebird, Susanna Kearsley The Book of Lost Friends, Lisa Wingate Daddy’s Girls, Danielle Steel 1st Case, James Patterson and Chris Tebbets Holding Out for Christmas, Janet Dailey The Plot Against America, Philip Roth Slice of Heaven, Sherryl Woods Sweet Tea at Sunrise, Sherryl Woods The Unknown, JW […]

Andover Libraries Outline Plan For Reopening By Appointment

Masks and social distancing required

By Lee Wells, Priscilla Poulin, and Alita Phelps

Phase 2 of our plans for reopening the Andover Libraries begins on September 1. Curbside service will continue for those who prefer it. Do not come to the library if you are not feeling well or have any of the symptoms associated with COVID-19: fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, muscle […]

Through the Reading Glasses

By Janet Moore

Great news: the Libraries are opening on September 1. Yes, greet that news with enthusiasm! Gather your books to return, if you haven’t already, and head for the unlocked doors. Just read the article about reopening on this page, and you’ll be set to go. More wonderful news: the Inter Library Loan program will be […]

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