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
Green witch Alice Hoffman Green witch 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 red tent Anita Diamant The red tent cover image
Testimony : a novel Anita Shreve Testimony : a novel cover image
The girl who heard dragons Anne McCaffrey The girl who heard dragons cover image
No evil star : selected essays, interviews, and prose Anne Sexton No evil star : selected essays, interviews, and prose cover image
A matter of consequences : part three of an autobiography B F Skinner A matter of consequences : part three of an autobiography cover image
One kind of everything : poem and person in contemporary America Dan Chiasson One kind of everything : poem and person in contemporary America cover image
Look homeward : a life of Thomas Wolfe David Herbert Donald Look homeward : a life of Thomas Wolfe cover image
The woods ; Lakeboat ; and Edmond David Mamet The woods ; Lakeboat ; and Edmond cover image
The bully pulpit : Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of journalism Doris Kearns Goodwin The bully pulpit : Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of journalism cover image
Cold vengeance Douglas J Preston Cold vengeance cover image
Fairy tales E E Cummings Fairy tales cover image
Talk radio Eric Bogosian Talk radio cover image
God's silence : poems Franz Wright God's silence : poems cover image
Book of souls Glenn Cooper Book of souls cover image
The purpose of the past : reflections on the uses of history Gordon S Wood The purpose of the past : reflections on the uses of history cover image
The good liar Gregory Maguire The good liar 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 2 : music of many spheres Hal Clement The essential Hal Clement. Volume 2 : music of many spheres cover image
Who needs God Harold S Kushner Who needs God 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
Cape Cod Henry David Thoreau Cape Cod cover image
Black in Latin America Henry Louis Gates Black in Latin America cover image
The midnight ride of Paul Revere Henry Wadsworth Longfellow The midnight ride of Paul Revere cover image
The complete stories Isaac Asimov The complete stories cover image
Lives of X. John Ciardi Lives of X. cover image
More information than you require ... John Hodgman More information than you require ... cover image
The French chef cookbook Julia Child The French chef cookbook cover image
All the truth that's in me Julie Berry All the truth that's in me cover image
Cities of the dead Linda Barnes Cities of the dead cover image
Autumn street Lois Lowry Autumn street cover image
Little women Louisa May Alcott Little women cover image
The wild iris Louise Glück The wild iris cover image
Lydia Maria Child, selected letters, 1817-1880 Lydia Maria Child Lydia Maria Child, selected letters, 1817-1880 cover image
The essential Margaret Fuller Margaret Fuller The essential 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
The house of the seven gables Nathaniel Hawthorne The house of the seven gables cover image
Hegemony or survival : America's quest for global dominance Noam Chomsky Hegemony or survival : America's quest for global dominance cover image
Port mortuary Patricia Daniels Cornwell Port mortuary cover image
Half Moon Street : two short novels Paul Theroux Half Moon Street : two short novels cover image
Going places Peter H Reynolds Going places cover image
The essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson The essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson cover image
Xkcd : volume 0 Randall Munroe Xkcd : volume 0 cover image
The age of intelligent machines Ray Kurzweil The age of intelligent machines cover image
Rough weather Robert B Parker Rough weather cover image
Life & death Robert Creeley Life & death cover image
Jersey rain Robert Pinsky Jersey rain cover image
Continental drift Russell Banks Continental drift cover image
Roller skates Ruth Sawyer Roller skates cover image
If you could be mine Sara Farizan If you could be mine cover image
Chasing Shakespeares : a novel Sarah Smith Chasing Shakespeares : a novel cover image
The dean's December : a novel Saul Bellow The dean's December : a novel cover image
Seonimod Scott McCloud Seonimod cover image
War Sebastian Junger War cover image
Tall, dark, and deadly / Get Lucky / Taylor's Temptation Suzanne Brockmann Tall, dark, and deadly / Get Lucky / Taylor's Temptation cover image
The collected poems Sylvia Plath The collected poems cover image
Myths of Greece and Rome Thomas Bulfinch Myths of Greece and Rome cover image
The leftovers Tom Perrotta The leftovers cover image
The best old movies for families : a guide to watching together Ty Burr The best old movies for families : a guide to watching together cover image
The souls of Black folk W E B Du Bois The souls of Black folk cover image