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?
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Moondog Alice Hoffman Moondog 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 wedding Anita Diamant The new Jewish wedding cover image
Eden Close : a novel Anita Shreve Eden Close : 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
Notebooks B F Skinner Notebooks cover image
Bicentennial : poems Dan Chiasson Bicentennial : poems cover image
Lincoln at home : two glimpses of Abraham Lincoln's family life David Herbert Donald Lincoln at home : two glimpses of Abraham Lincoln's family life cover image
The cabin : reminiscence and diversions David Mamet The cabin : reminiscence and diversions 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
Jennie Douglas J Preston Jennie cover image
Tulips & chimneys : the original 1922 manuscript with the 34 additional poems from & [i.e. ampersand] E E Cummings Tulips & chimneys : the original 1922 manuscript with the 34 additional poems from & [i.e. ampersand] cover image
Pounding nails in the floor with my forehead Eric Bogosian Pounding nails in the floor with my forehead cover image
Wheeling motel : poems Franz Wright Wheeling motel : 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
Making mischief : a Maurice Sendak appreciation Gregory Maguire Making mischief : a Maurice Sendak appreciation cover image
Curious George goes to the beach H A Rey Curious George goes to the beach 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 Harold S Kushner When bad things happen to good people 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
Thoreau at Walden Henry David Thoreau Thoreau at Walden cover image
The trials of Phillis Wheatley : America's first black poet and her encounters with the founding fathers Henry Louis Gates The trials of Phillis Wheatley : America's first black poet and her encounters with the founding fathers cover image
Hiawatha and Megissogwon Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Hiawatha and Megissogwon cover image
The Roman Empire. Isaac Asimov The Roman Empire. cover image
Doodle soup : poems John Ciardi Doodle soup : poems cover image
That is all John Hodgman That is all cover image
Mastering the art of French cooking. Volume 1 Julia Child Mastering the art of French cooking. Volume 1 cover image
The scandalous sisterhood of Prickwillow Place Julie Berry The scandalous sisterhood of Prickwillow Place cover image
The big dig Linda Barnes The big dig cover image
Gossamer Lois Lowry Gossamer cover image
Little women Louisa May Alcott Little women cover image
Vita Nova Louise Glück Vita Nova cover image
Over the river and through the wood : the New England boy's song about Thanksgiving Day Lydia Maria Child Over the river and through the wood : the New England boy's song about Thanksgiving Day 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
One nation : patriots and pirates portrayed by N.C. Wyeth and James Wyeth N C Wyeth One nation : patriots and pirates portrayed by N.C. Wyeth and James Wyeth cover image
Hawthorne's lost notebook, 1835-1841 : facsimile from the Pierpont Morgan Library Nathaniel Hawthorne Hawthorne's lost notebook, 1835-1841 : facsimile from the Pierpont Morgan Library cover image
Fateful triangle : the United States, Israel, and the Palestinians Noam Chomsky Fateful triangle : the United States, Israel, and the Palestinians cover image
Portrait of a killer : Jack the Ripper-- case closed Patricia Daniels Cornwell Portrait of a killer : Jack the Ripper-- case closed cover image
The tao of travel : enlightenments from lives on the road Paul Theroux The tao of travel : enlightenments from lives on the road cover image
The best kid in the world Peter H Reynolds The best kid in the world cover image
Emerson : poems Ralph Waldo Emerson Emerson : poems cover image
Xkcd : volume 0 Randall Munroe Xkcd : volume 0 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
Pastime Robert B Parker Pastime cover image
Life & death Robert Creeley Life & death cover image
The situation of poetry : contemporary poetry and its traditions Robert Pinsky The situation of poetry : contemporary poetry and its traditions cover image
Dreaming up America Russell Banks Dreaming up America cover image
Journey cake, ho! Ruth Sawyer Journey cake, ho! cover image
If you could be mine Sara Farizan If you could be mine cover image
The other side of dark Sarah Smith The other side of dark cover image
A theft Saul Bellow A theft cover image
Balance of power Scott McCloud Balance of power 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
Breaking point Suzanne Brockmann Breaking point cover image
The bell jar Sylvia Plath The bell jar cover image
Bulfinch's mythology Thomas Bulfinch Bulfinch's mythology cover image
Election : a novel Tom Perrotta Election : a novel 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 education of Black people : ten critiques, 1906-1960 W E B Du Bois The education of Black people : ten critiques, 1906-1960 cover image