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
Incantation Alice Hoffman Incantation cover image
Selected poems Amy Lowell Selected poems cover image
Day after night : a novel Anita Diamant Day after night : a novel cover image
Light on snow : a novel Anita Shreve Light on snow : a novel cover image
Dragon's kin Anne McCaffrey Dragon's kin cover image
Words for Dr. Y. : uncollected poems with three stories Anne Sexton Words for Dr. Y. : uncollected poems with three stories cover image
The shaping of a behaviorist : part two of an autobiography B F Skinner The shaping of a behaviorist : part two of an autobiography cover image
Natural history : poems Dan Chiasson Natural history : poems cover image
"We are Lincoln men" : Abraham Lincoln and his friends David Herbert Donald "We are Lincoln men" : Abraham Lincoln and his friends cover image
Edmond : a play David Mamet Edmond : a play cover image
No ordinary time : Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt : the home front in World War II Doris Kearns Goodwin No ordinary time : Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt : the home front in World War II cover image
The Lost Island Douglas J Preston The Lost Island cover image
The enormous room E E Cummings The enormous room cover image
Perforated heart : a novel Eric Bogosian Perforated heart : a novel 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
Find the constellations H A Rey Find the constellations 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
When bad things happen to good people : with a new preface by the author Harold S Kushner When bad things happen to good people : with a new preface by the author cover image
Uncle Tom's cabin, or, Life among the lowly Harriet Beecher Stowe Uncle Tom's cabin, or, Life among the lowly cover image
October, or Autumnal tints Henry David Thoreau October, or Autumnal tints cover image
Colored people : a memoir Henry Louis Gates Colored people : a memoir cover image
Hiawatha and Megissogwon Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Hiawatha and Megissogwon cover image
I, robot Isaac Asimov I, robot cover image
Fast and slow : poems for advanced children and beginning parents John Ciardi Fast and slow : poems for advanced children and beginning parents cover image
That is all John Hodgman That is all cover image
My life in France Julia Child My life in France cover image
The rat brain fiasco Julie Berry The rat brain fiasco cover image
Dead heat Linda Barnes Dead heat cover image
Attaboy, Sam! Lois Lowry Attaboy, Sam! cover image
Little women Louisa May Alcott Little women cover image
The wild iris Louise Glück The wild iris cover image
A Lydia Maria Child reader Lydia Maria Child A Lydia Maria Child reader cover image
The letters of Margaret Fuller Margaret Fuller The 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
The house of the seven gables Nathaniel Hawthorne The house of the seven gables cover image
The essential Chomsky Noam Chomsky The essential Chomsky cover image
The front Patricia Daniels Cornwell The front cover image
Dark star safari : overland from Cairo to Cape Town Paul Theroux Dark star safari : overland from Cairo to Cape Town cover image
I'm here Peter H Reynolds I'm here cover image
The selected writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson The selected writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson cover image
Xkcd : volume 0 Randall Munroe Xkcd : volume 0 cover image
Transcend : nine steps to living well forever Ray Kurzweil Transcend : nine steps to living well forever cover image
Bad business Robert B Parker Bad business cover image
Away Robert Creeley Away cover image
The figured wheel : new and collected poems, 1966-1996 Robert Pinsky The figured wheel : new and collected poems, 1966-1996 cover image
Dreaming up America Russell Banks Dreaming up America cover image
Roller skates Ruth Sawyer Roller skates cover image
Chasing Shakespeares : a novel Sarah Smith Chasing Shakespeares : a novel cover image
The actual Saul Bellow The actual cover image
Balance of power Scott McCloud Balance of power cover image
War Sebastian Junger War cover image
Undercover princess Suzanne Brockmann Undercover princess cover image
The collected poems Sylvia Plath The collected poems cover image
Mythology: The age of fable, the age of chivalry, Legends of Charlemagne. Thomas Bulfinch Mythology: The age of fable, the age of chivalry, Legends of Charlemagne. 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 autobiography of W.E.B. DuBois : a soliloquy on viewing my life from the last decade of its first century. W E B Du Bois The autobiography of W.E.B. DuBois : a soliloquy on viewing my life from the last decade of its first century. cover image