November Free Events at the Library

Saturday Storytime for Families with Young Children

Weekly Storytime on Saturdays, November 5, 12, & 19 at 10:30 a.m.

No Storytime on November 26 (Thanksgiving weekend)

Library Exhibit: Books by Ashfield authors, editors and artists

 

New Selections at the Library

Youth Fiction and Fact

The Fever Code (Maze Runner series) by James Dashner

The Hammer of Thor (Magnus Chase series)  by Rick Riordan

Mighty Jack 1 by Ben Hatke (Graphic novel)

Missy Piggle-Wiggle and the Whatever Cure  by Ann Martin (Magic/Humor)

Rebel Genius by Michael Dante DiMartino (Fantasy/Adventure)

Treecology:activities for exploring the world of trees and forests  by Monica Russo

When the Sea Turned to Silver  by Grace Lin (Fantasy)

Ada Twist, Scientist  by Andrea Beaty (Picture Book)

Bella’s Fall Coat  by Lynn Plourde (Picture Book)

Monster Trucks  by Anika Denise (Halloween Picture Book)

Rabbit, Robot and Ribbit by Cece Bell (Picture Book)

The Very Fluffy Kitty, Papillon  by A.N.Kang (Picture Book)

We Are Growing and The Cookie Fiasco  (Early Readers)

 

Fiction

By Gaslight by Steven Price (Historical drama)

A Change of Heart by Sonali Dev (Romantic suspense)

Coffin Road  by Peter May (Mystery/Scotland)

Downfall  by J.A. Jance (Mystery)

Escape Clause by John Sandford (Suspense)

The Girl from Venice by Martin Cruz Smith (Historical suspense)

The Girl in the Castle by Santa Montefiore (Historical saga/Ireland)

The Highway Kind: tales of fast cars, desperate drivers, and dark roads (Original stories by Michael Connelly, George Pelecanos, C. J. Box, Diana Gabaldon, Ace Atkins & others)

Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood (Modern re-telling of Shakespeare’s The Tempest)

The Lost Boy by Camilla Lackberg (Suspense/Sweden)

Mister Monkey by Francine Prose (Literary Humor and musical theatre)

The Obsidian Chamber by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child (Sci-fi suspense)

The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict (Historical drama)

Precious and Grace by Alexander McCall Smith (A Ladies Detective Agency novel)

Presumption of Guilt by Archer Mayor (Mystery)

Public Library and Other Stories by Ali Smith

Reckless Creed  by Alex Kava (Suspense)

Seduced: a Hannah Smith novel  by Randy Wayne White (Suspense/Florida)

Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult (Legal/Social issues drama)

The Trespasser by Tana French (Suspense)

Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple (Humor/Family hijinks)

Two by Two by Nicholas Sparks (Family drama)

Winter Storms by Elin Hilderbrand (Christmas romance)

Woman of God by James Patterson & Maxine Paetro (Suspense and a woman Pope

 

Nonfiction

Art of the Pie: a practical guide to homemade crusts, fillings and life by Kate McDermott

Atlas Obscura: an explorer’s guide to the world’s hidden wonders by Joshua Foer

The Book of Joy: lasting happiness in a changing world by the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen (Autobiography)

Create Your Own Website the Easy Way by Alannah Moore

Designing Your Life: how to think like a designer and build a well-lived, joyful life by Bill Burnett

Get What’s Yours for Medicare: maximize your coverage, minimize your costs by Philip Moeller

Libertarians on the Prairie: Laura Ingalls Wilder, Rose Wilder Lane and the making of the Little House books by Christine Woodside

A Life in Parts by Bryan Cranston (Acting/Memoir)

Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur (Poetry)

Pre-Suasion: a revolutionary way to influence and persuade  by Robert Cialdini

The Rain in Portugal by Billy Collins (Poetry)

Upstream by Mary Oliver(Essays/Memoir)

 

DVDs

Cafe Society (dir. Woody Allen)

Defying the Nazis: The Sharps’ War (dir. Ken Burns)

Ghostbusters (Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig)

The Infiltrator (Bryan Cranston)

Outlander, Season 2 (STARZ)

Sherpa (Documentary about Mt Everest))

Star Trek Beyond (Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana)