Category Archives: On Our Shelves

New In Non-Fiction:

Dogtripping: 25 Rescues, 11 Volunteers, and 3 RVs on Our Canine Cross-Country Adventure by David Rosenfelt David Rosenfelt’s Dogtripping is moving and funny account of a cross-country move from California to Maine, and the beginnings of a dog rescue foundation When mystery writer David … Continue reading

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World’s Best Cities: Celebrating 220 Great Destinations by National Geographic Discover the greatest cities on earth. Welcome to the world’s greatest urban destinations. You’ll find an astonishing array of metropolitan meccas, massive and minute, ancient and spanking new, united in … Continue reading

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The Public Library: A Photographic Essay by Robert Dawson (Photographer), Ann Patchett (Afterword), Bill Moyers (Foreword) A gorgeous visual celebration of America’s public libraries including 150 photos, plus essays by Bill Moyers, Ann Patchett, Anne Lamott, Amy Tan, Barbara Kingsolver, … Continue reading

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Staff Picks:

Check out these book reviews from staff members of the Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library.  The books (with review cards) can be found on the Fireplace Mantel near the front desk at Graves Library. Come on in for a … Continue reading

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New On Our Shelves In Biographies:

In Her Own Words by Joni Mitchell When singer, musician, and broadcast journalist Malka Marom had the opportunity to interview Joni Mitchell in 1973, she was eager to reconnect with the performer she’d first met late one night in 1966 … Continue reading

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New in Non Fiction:

  Beginner’s Grace by Kate Braestrup Inspired by her work as a chaplain, Kate Braestrup, the New York Times bestselling author of Here If You Need Me, has written a compelling new book on prayer for which her devoted readers … Continue reading

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The Quotable Eleanor Roosevelt edited by Michele Wehrwein Albion The reading of books should be a constant voyage of exploration, of adventure, of excitement. The habit of reading is a man’s bulwark against loneliness, his window of opening on life, … Continue reading

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