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New Books

Look out for the little guy!
Too late : a novel
Wildflower Falls
Unmissing : a thriller
The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store
Santa & company
The things we leave unfinished
Christmas from the heart. Volume 31
The coworker
Between us : a novel
Looking glass sound
Good bad girl
The trade off
The girl in the eagle
Rock bottom
The breakaway
Tall, duke, and scandalous
Out of nowhere
Letters of comfort
In a quiet town
Suddenly this summer
Gone tonight
Mister Magic : a novel
Out of nowhere
The summer skies : a novel
A very typical family
Dark corners
None of this is true : a novel
Bride of the tornado : a novel
Lion & Lamb
Cruel seduction
Fathers and sons
His good opinion : a Mr. Darcy novel
The dime
Must love flowers : a novel
Eligible : a novel
What harms you
The Paris daughter
The spider : a killer instinct novel
Silver nitrate
The last word : a novel
Break of day
All the sinners bleed
Famous for a living : a novel
Meet me in the margins
Meet me at the lake
The summer of songbirds : a novel
The last ranger : a novel
Not that duke
Darkness at noon
Everyone here is lying
Flirting with fire
The only one left : a novel
Last rites
How can I help you
All the demons are here : a novel
The beast you are : stories
The bookbinder : a novel
House of leaves
The tobacco wives : a novel
Maria Chapdelaine : a tale of lake St. John country
Killing the witches : the horror of Salem, Massachusetts
The Democrat Party hates America
The secret of cooking : Recipes for an easier life in the kitchen
Brilliant bites : 75 amazing small bites for any occasion
The whole-brain child : 12 revolutionary strategies to nurture your child
But will you love me tomorrow? : an oral history of the
Astor : the rise and fall of an American fortune
Watercolor with me. In the forest
Old brand new : colorful homes for maximal living
White & faded : restoring beauty in your home and life
The deadline : essays
In defense of love : an argument
How to help your child clean up their mental mess : a guide to building resilience and managing mental health
LLC or corporation? : choose the right form for your business
The foreclosure survival guide
Leases & rental agreements
Flight : the complete history of aviation
GunDigest 2024
Highways and heartaches : how Ricky Skaggs, Marty Stuart, and children of the New South saved the soul of country music
Mexico City
Gallop toward the sun : Tecumseh and William Henry Harrison
Stay sane in an insane world : how to control the controllables and thrive
The visionaries : Arendt, Beauvoir, Rand, Weil, and the power of philosophy in dark times
The truth and beauty : how the lives and works of England
The perennials : the megatrends creating a postgenerational society
Dream town : Shaker Heights and the quest for racial equity
Never enough : when achievement culture becomes toxic--and what we can do about it
Is math real? : how simple questions lead us to mathematics
Empire of the sum
The underworld : journeys to the depths of the ocean
The master builder : how the new science of the cell is rewriting the story of life
Interstellar : the search for extraterrestrial life and our future in the stars
India express : simple and delicious recipes for every day
Middle school superpowers : raising resilient tweens in turbulent times
Kick out the jams : jibes, barbs, tributes, and rallying cries from 35 years of music writing
Out there : the science behind sci-fi film and tv
Kind of a big deal : how Anchorman stayed classy and became the most iconic comedy of the twenty-first century
Young queens : three Renaissance women and the price of power
Kabul : the untold story of Biden
101 horror books to read before you
Difficult conversations : how to discuss what matters most
Beijing rules : how China weaponized its economy to confront the world
A brief history of the female body : an evolutionary look at how and why the female form came to be
The Blue Zones secrets for living longer : lessons from the healthiest places on earth
Feed the baby : an inclusive guide to nursing, bottle-feeding & everything in between
The Avengers assembled : the origin story of Earth
Brothers and sisters : the Allman Brothers Band and the inside story of the album that defined the
The last traverse : tragedy and resilience in the winter Whites
Libertarian on the prairie : Laura Ingalls Wilder, Rose Wilder Lane, and the making of the Little House books
The unofficial guide to Walt Disney World 2024
Empires of the steppes : a history of the nomadic tribes who shaped civilization
Like a river : finding the faith and strength to move forward after loss and heartache
Little, crazy children : a true crime tragedy
Knife drop : creative recipes anyone can cook
Baking yesteryear : the best recipes from the 1900s to the 1980s
The story of your home : a room-by-room guide to designing with purpose and personality
Necessary trouble : growing up at midcentury
The king of late night
Schoenberg : why he matters
Fish out of water : a search for the meaning of life, a memoir
Better living through birding : notes from a Black man in the natural world
Jackie : public, private, secret
President Garfield : from radical to unifier
Pageboy : a memoir
Returning light : thirty years on the island of Skellig Michael
Tell me everything : a memoir
Wizard : the life and times of Nikola Tesla biography of a genius
Look for me there : grieving my father, finding myself
I swear : politics is messier than my minivan
Never give up : a prairie family
The daddy diaries : the year I grew up
Wayward : a memoir of spiritual warfare & sexual purity
Everything all at once : a memoir
Defiant dreams : the journey of an Afghan girl who risked everything for education
Burn rate: launching a startup and losing my mind
A mystery of mysteries : the death and life of Edgar Allan Poe
To anyone who ever asks : the life, music, and mystery of Connie Converse
King : a life
Choosing to run : a memoir
The extraordinary life of an ordinary man : a memoir
Wake up with purpose! : what I
True west : Sam Shepard
You could make this place beautiful : a memoir
Honey, baby, mine : a mother and daughter talk life, death, love (and banana pudding)
It. Goes. So. Fast. : the year of no do-overs
12 months to live
The murder at Sissingham Hall
Dead man
A newlywed
The Benevolent Society of Ill-Mannered Ladies
Hidden beneath
The body in the web
Private Moscow
A stolen child
Near miss
Cross down
The girl by the bridge
Midsummer mysteries : tales from the queen of mystery
A most intriguing lady : a novel
The golden spoon : a novel
The 23rd midnight
The way of the bear
The last remains
Not the ones dead
Hard rain
The fourth enemy
Dark angel
Where are the children now?
A spinster
The expendable man
Murder your employer : from the chronicles of Dean Harbinger Harrow, the McMasters Conservatory for the Applied Arts, Dean of Admissions and Confessions, Professor Emeritus, Department of Arts and Blackmail Letters, Senior Fellow, International Guild of Murderists
All that is mine I carry with me : a novel
Storm watch
Unnatural history
Encore in death
Finlay Donovan jumps the gun
A winter grave
The Mitford secret
Light on bone
Irish coffee murder
The house of wolves
Still life
The cabinet
Circle of death
Whalefall : a novel
Light bringer
More perfect
Circle of death
Translation state
The archive undying
The ferryman : a novel
In the lives of puppets
Fractal noise
Camp zero : a novel
Rendezvous with Rama
Children of memory
The stories of Ray Bradbury
Wayward : a novel
The best American science fiction & fantasy 2022
Hard contact
Station eternity
The Phoenix king
He who drowned the world
Fourth wing
Immortal longings
The wisdom of crowds
The blade itself
Night angel nemesis
Tress of the emerald sea
Jade legacy
Jade war
The priory of the orange tree
The adventures of Amina Al-Sirafi : a novel
A day of fallen night
The scarlet circus
Daughter of the Moon Goddess : a novel
Into the West
The keeper
The keeper
Lost in the moment and found
Blood of the serpent
The fall of†N˙menor†: and other tales from the second age of Middle-Earth
Galatea : a short story
The lost metal
Legends & lattes : a novel of high fantasy and low stakes
Illuminations : stories
The golden enclaves : a novel
Daughter of darkness
Mistborn : secret history
The book eaters
The spear cuts through water
Gunmetal mountain
The lonesome gun
Ride a fast horse
A short rope for a tall man
The revengers
Desolation Creek
The Jensens of Colorado
Forever Texas
Dead man
Settling his hash
A death in Tokyo : a mystery
Bad days for bad men Smoke Jensen
The good old boys and The smiling country
Vengeance moon
Red ruckus
Duel at Low Hawk
To the gates of hell
Elmer Kelton
Range war in Whiskey Hill
Disturbing the peace
The broken bow
Yondering : stories
Old cowboys never die
Taylor Callahan, circuit rider
Shoot-out at Broken Bow
Kill Red
The fires of Blackstone
Job Resources


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Veterans Resources


The County Veteran Service Office helps veterans and their families by providing emergency financial assistance, employment and compensation assistance, transportation services, memorial affairs and application and maintenance of VA benefits such as education and health care.


Ohio Department of Veterans Services provides opportunities and resources for our veteran community through advocacy, collaboration and partnerships.

55+ Resources


SourcePoint is Delaware County’s primary resource for professional expertise, services, and programs for adults who want to thrive after 55.


Outreach Services

Community Library helps get books and other materials into the hands of homebound patrons living in the Big Walnut area. Visit our Library Services Page for more information.

Find it Local


Delaware County provides resident resources including arts, culture, & history, community events, health & wellness, and more.


Sunbury provides community resources including activities, support, and links to other local associations. 

Need a Book Club Set?

The library has several book sets to be used with reading groups, book clubs, classes, etc. Each set has about ten copies. Please contact Adult Services at 740-965-3901 to check the availability and to request a set for your group. Click here for the full list. 

The library book
Radical curiosity : questioning commonly held beliefs to imagine flourishing futures
White fragility : why it
Sweet taste of liberty : a true story of slavery and restitution in America
Fuzz : when nature breaks the law
Fox and I : an uncommon friendship
The day the world came to town : 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland
Funny in Farsi : a memoir of growing up Iranian in America
The girl who said goodbye : a memoir of a Khmer Rouge survivor
A place in the world : finding the meaning of home
Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood
Tender at the bone : growing up at the table
The beneficiary : fortune, misfortune, and the story of my father
My life and hard times
Dinners with Ruth : a memoir on the power of friendships
Dinner with Edward : the story of an unexpected friendship
The reading list : a novel
Anxious people
The personal librarian
Tapestry of fortunes : a novel
The indigo girl : a novel
Glory : a novel
The secret life of Albert Entwistle
The night watchman : a novel
Rabbit cake
We were the lucky ones
Demon Copperhead
This tender land : a novel
Interpreter of maladies : stories
The beekeeper of Aleppo : a novel
The children act : a novel
The night portrait : a novel of World War II and da Vinci
Where the crawdads sing
The overstory : a novel
The trees
The kitchen front : a novel
The last painting of Sara De Vos
Lucy by the sea : a novel
The book of lost friends : a novel
The storied life of A. J. Fikry
The art of betrayal
Salt to the sea : a novel
The hate u give