Local Authors

Our communities have been and still are home to some of the most well-known authors in American literature.  Why not take home one of their books today?
Title Author Cover
White horses Alice Hoffman White horses cover image
The letters of A. Bronson Alcott. Amos Bronson Alcott The letters of A. Bronson Alcott. cover image
Selected poems Amy Lowell Selected poems cover image
The new Jewish baby book : names, ceremonies & customs : a guide for today's families Anita Diamant The new Jewish baby book : names, ceremonies & customs : a guide for today's families cover image
Strange fits of passion Anita Shreve Strange fits of passion cover image
The renegades of Pern Anne McCaffrey The renegades of Pern cover image
The awful rowing toward God Anne Sexton The awful rowing toward God cover image
About behaviorism B F Skinner About behaviorism cover image
Where's the moon, there's the moon : poems Dan Chiasson Where's the moon, there's the moon : poems cover image
Lincoln David Herbert Donald Lincoln cover image
Oleanna David Mamet Oleanna cover image
Wait till next year : a memoir Doris Kearns Goodwin Wait till next year : a memoir cover image
Fever dream Douglas J Preston Fever dream cover image
[Chaire] E E Cummings [Chaire] cover image
SubUrbia Eric Bogosian SubUrbia cover image
The beforelife : poems Franz Wright The beforelife : poems cover image
Book of souls Glenn Cooper Book of souls cover image
The radicalism of the American Revolution Gordon S Wood The radicalism of the American Revolution cover image
Wicked : the life and times of the wicked witch of the West : a novel Gregory Maguire Wicked : the life and times of the wicked witch of the West : a novel cover image
The stars : a new way to see them H A Rey The stars : a new way to see them cover image
The essential Hal Clement. Volume 3 : variations on a theme by Sir Isaac Newton ; the Mesklin stories Hal Clement The essential Hal Clement. Volume 3 : variations on a theme by Sir Isaac Newton ; the Mesklin stories cover image
The book of Job : when bad things happened to a good person Harold S Kushner The book of Job : when bad things happened to a good person cover image
Uncle Tom's cabin : authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism Harriet Beecher Stowe Uncle Tom's cabin : authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism cover image
Wild fruits : Thoreau's rediscovered last manuscript Henry David Thoreau Wild fruits : Thoreau's rediscovered last manuscript cover image
Thirteen ways of looking at a Black man Henry Louis Gates Thirteen ways of looking at a Black man cover image
The poetical works of Longfellow : Cambridge edition Henry Wadsworth Longfellow The poetical works of Longfellow : Cambridge edition cover image
Isaac Asimov's treasury of humor : a lifetime collection of favorite jokes, anecdotes, and limericks with copious notes on how to tell them and why. Isaac Asimov Isaac Asimov's treasury of humor : a lifetime collection of favorite jokes, anecdotes, and limericks with copious notes on how to tell them and why. cover image
Echoes : poems left behind John Ciardi Echoes : poems left behind cover image
The areas of my expertise : an almanac of complete world knowledge compiled with instructive annotation and arranged in useful order ... John Hodgman The areas of my expertise : an almanac of complete world knowledge compiled with instructive annotation and arranged in useful order ... cover image
My life in France Julia Child My life in France cover image
The trouble with squids Julie Berry The trouble with squids cover image
The big dig Linda Barnes The big dig cover image
Like the willow tree : the diary of Lydia Amelia Pierce Lois Lowry Like the willow tree : the diary of Lydia Amelia Pierce cover image
Little men : life at Plumfield with Jo's boys Louisa May Alcott Little men : life at Plumfield with Jo's boys cover image
Vita Nova Louise Glück Vita Nova cover image
Over the river and through the wood Lydia Maria Child Over the river and through the wood cover image
"My heart is a large kingdom" : selected letters of Margaret Fuller Margaret Fuller "My heart is a large kingdom" : selected letters of Margaret Fuller cover image
Is everyone hanging out without me? (and other concerns) Mindy Kaling Is everyone hanging out without me? (and other concerns) cover image
N.C. Wyeth: the collected paintings, illustrations, and murals. N C Wyeth N.C. Wyeth: the collected paintings, illustrations, and murals. cover image
Twice-told tales Nathaniel Hawthorne Twice-told tales cover image
Peace in the Middle East? Reflections on justice and nationhood Noam Chomsky Peace in the Middle East? Reflections on justice and nationhood cover image
Red mist Patricia Daniels Cornwell Red mist cover image
Saint Jack; a novel. - Paul Theroux Saint Jack; a novel. - cover image
The best kid in the world Peter H Reynolds The best kid in the world cover image
A year with Emerson : a daybook Ralph Waldo Emerson A year with Emerson : a daybook cover image
Xkcd : volume 0 Randall Munroe Xkcd : volume 0 cover image
The singularity is near : when humans transcend biology Ray Kurzweil The singularity is near : when humans transcend biology cover image
School days Robert B Parker School days cover image
Selected poems Robert Creeley Selected poems cover image
Democracy, culture, and the voice of poetry Robert Pinsky Democracy, culture, and the voice of poetry cover image
The darling Russell Banks The darling cover image
The wee Christmas cabin of Carn-na-ween Ruth Sawyer The wee Christmas cabin of Carn-na-ween cover image
If you could be mine Sara Farizan If you could be mine cover image
The vanished child Sarah Smith The vanished child cover image
To Jerusalem and back : a personal account Saul Bellow To Jerusalem and back : a personal account cover image
Understanding comics : the invisible art Scott McCloud Understanding comics : the invisible art cover image
War Sebastian Junger War cover image
Do or die Suzanne Brockmann Do or die cover image
Crossing the water; transitional poems. -- Sylvia Plath Crossing the water; transitional poems. -- cover image
Bulfinch's mythology Thomas Bulfinch Bulfinch's mythology cover image
The leftovers Tom Perrotta The leftovers cover image
Gods like us : on movie stardom and modern fame Ty Burr Gods like us : on movie stardom and modern fame cover image
The souls of Black folk W E B Du Bois The souls of Black folk cover image