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
The dovekeepers : a novel Alice Hoffman The dovekeepers : a novel 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 dragonriders of Pern Anne McCaffrey The dragonriders of Pern cover image
The complete poems Anne Sexton The complete poems cover image
Particulars of my life : part one of an autobiography B F Skinner Particulars of my life : part one of an autobiography cover image
The afterlife of objects Dan Chiasson The afterlife of objects cover image
Lincoln David Herbert Donald Lincoln cover image
The woods ; Lakeboat ; and Edmond David Mamet The woods ; Lakeboat ; and Edmond cover image
The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys Doris Kearns Goodwin The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys cover image
Fever dream Douglas J Preston Fever dream cover image
73 poems E E Cummings 73 poems 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
Empire of liberty : a history of the early Republic, 1789-1815 Gordon S Wood Empire of liberty : a history of the early Republic, 1789-1815 cover image
Crabby Cratchitt Gregory Maguire Crabby Cratchitt cover image
Whiteblack the penguin sees the world H A Rey Whiteblack the penguin sees the world 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
When children ask about God : a guide for parents who don't always have all the answers Harold S Kushner When children ask about God : a guide for parents who don't always have all the answers cover image
The annotated Uncle Tom's cabin Harriet Beecher Stowe The annotated Uncle Tom's cabin cover image
Wild fruits : Thoreau's rediscovered last manuscript Henry David Thoreau Wild fruits : Thoreau's rediscovered last manuscript cover image
In search of our roots : how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past Henry Louis Gates In search of our roots : how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past cover image
The song of Hiawatha Henry Wadsworth Longfellow The song of Hiawatha cover image
The shaping of North America from earliest times to 1763. Isaac Asimov The shaping of North America from earliest times to 1763. cover image
Lives of X. John Ciardi Lives of X. 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
Mastering the art of French cooking. Volume 1 Julia Child Mastering the art of French cooking. Volume 1 cover image
The rat brain fiasco Julie Berry The rat brain fiasco cover image
A trouble of fools Linda Barnes A trouble of fools cover image
Attaboy, Sam! Lois Lowry Attaboy, Sam! cover image
Jack and Jill Louisa May Alcott Jack and Jill cover image
Descending figure Louise Glück Descending figure cover image
Over the river and through the wood : a Thanksgiving poem Lydia Maria Child Over the river and through the wood : a Thanksgiving poem 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 marble faun Nathaniel Hawthorne The marble faun cover image
Making the future : occupations, interventions, empire and resistance Noam Chomsky Making the future : occupations, interventions, empire and resistance cover image
Trace Patricia Daniels Cornwell Trace cover image
Hotel Honolulu Paul Theroux Hotel Honolulu cover image
Going places Peter H Reynolds Going places cover image
The heart of Emerson's journals. Ralph Waldo Emerson The heart of Emerson's journals. cover image
The age of spiritual machines : when computers exceed human intelligence Ray Kurzweil The age of spiritual machines : when computers exceed human intelligence cover image
High profile Robert B Parker High profile cover image
Selected poems Robert Creeley Selected poems cover image
Jersey rain Robert Pinsky Jersey rain cover image
The sweet hereafter : a novel Russell Banks The sweet hereafter : a novel cover image
The Christmas Anna angel Ruth Sawyer The Christmas Anna angel 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
More die of heartbreak Saul Bellow More die of heartbreak cover image
Reinventing comics : [how imagination and technology are revolutionizing an art form] Scott McCloud Reinventing comics : [how imagination and technology are revolutionizing an art form] cover image
The perfect storm : a true story of men against the sea Sebastian Junger The perfect storm : a true story of men against the sea cover image
Stand-in groom Suzanne Brockmann Stand-in groom cover image
The bell jar Sylvia Plath The bell jar 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
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