Through the Reading Glasses August 2022

By Janet Moore

Good grief! It’s still summer, and that’s the way I like to see August – full of sunny possibilities for reading. However, two of the tomes that await me might actually block out the sun.  One is Annie Proulx’s “Barkskins,” a 713-page exploration of the woodcutters and loggers in the New World from 1693 onward. […]

Andover Library New Acquisitions August 2022

By Janet Moore

Adult Fiction The Book Woman’s Daughter, Kim Michele Richardson Cat Shining Bright, Shirley Rousseau Murphy Heart Bones, Colleen Hoover The Secret Place, Tana French This Time Tomorrow, Emma Straub Vigil Harbor, Julia Glass Dark Tides, Philippa Gregory The Last Tudor, Philippa Gregory Bloomsbury Girls, Natalie Jenner Another Kind of Eden, James Lee Burke Every Cloak […]

Bachelder Library New Acquisitions for August 2022

By Lee Wells

Adult Fiction The German Wife, Kelly Rimmer Hatchet Island, Paul Doiron The Heart of the Deal, Lindsay MacMillan Hidden Pictures, Jason Rekulak Hotel Nantucket, Elin Hilderbrand The House Across the Lake, Riley Sager The Lies I Tell, Julie Clark The Lost Summers of Newport, Beatriz Williams, Lauren Willig, and Karen White Nightwork, Nora Roberts Someone […]

Through the Reading Glasses, July 2022

By Janet Moore

These three books will guarantee a more positive outlook on life as the summer season begins: “Just Help! How to Build a Better World” by Sonia Sotomayor “The Welcome Chair” by Rosemary Wells “Moonshot: Inside Pfizer’s Nine-Month Race to Make the Impossible Possible” by Dr. Albert Bourla.  Dr. Bourla’s book is about the race to […]

Bachelder Library New Acquisitions for July

By Janet Moore

Adult Fiction Blood Sugar, Sascha Rothchild The Book Woman’s Daughter, Kim Michele Richardson Cat Shining Bright, Shirley Rousseau Murphy Dark Tides, Philippa Gregory December ’41: A World War II Thriller, William Martin The Forest of Vanishing Stars, Kristin Harmel The Homewreckers, Mary Kay Andrews The Hotel Nantucket, Elin Hilderbrand The Investigator, John Sandford The Island, […]

Andover Library New Acquisitions July 2022

By Janet Moore

Adult Fiction The Molly Murphy Mysteries 1-8, Rhys Bowen The Good Left Undone, Adriana Trigiani What Happened to the Bennetts, Lisa Scottoline French Braid, Anne Tyler Little Souls, Sandra Dallas The Candy House, Jennifer Egan The Seed Keeper, Diane Wilson Lessons in Chemistry, Bonnie Garmus 22 Seconds, James Patterson and Maxine Paetro Regretting You, Colleen […]

Andover Libraries Summer Newsletter

Reading, book sale, fairy houses, and donkeys

By Priscilla Poulin and Lee Wells

With the end of the school year and the summer solstice approaching, it must surely be summer! There will be a huge Fourth of July Book Sale in Proctor’s Stone Chapel. On Sunday, July 3, the book sale will be open for Andover residents only from 5 to 7 PM.  On Monday, July 4, the […]

Andover Libraries’ Book Sale Returns on the Fourth of July

Same location at the Stone Chapel

By Janet Moore

It’s that time again. Yes, the Book Sale is returning to Andover!  On the Fourth of July, the Stone Chapel on the Village Green will once again host the Andover Libraries’ Book Sale. On Sunday evening, July 3, the sale will be open to residents of our great town from 5 to 7 PM. On […]

Bachelder Library New Acquisitions

By Janet Moore

Adult Fiction Book Lovers, Emily Henry City on Fire, Don Winslow Courting Trouble, Lisa Scottoline Dream Town, David Baldacci The Good Left Undone, Adriana Trigiani One Italian Summer, Rebecca Serle The Recovery Agent, Janet Evanovich Sea of Tranquility, Emily St. John Mandel Unlikely Animals, Annie Hartnett The Unsinkable Greta James, Jennifer E. Smith What Happened […]

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