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Babysitter
Fox Creek : a novel
Girl, forgotten
Has anyone seen my toes? : novel
Haven
Kill me if you can
Quicksand
The hunt
The ink black heart
The ninth month
Tick tock
Distant thunder
Endless summer : stories
Long shadows : a thriller
No plan B
The high notes
The twelve, long, hard, topsy-turvy, very messy days of Christmas
The winners
A song of comfortable chairs
A truth to lie for
Act of oblivion
Back to the garden : a novel
Blowback
Captive
Desperation in death
Dreamland : a novel
Fairy tale
Fall guy
Falling stars
Hell and back
Hellburner
I walk between the raindrops : stories
Lessons
Oath of loyalty
Robert B. Parker
Suspect
Sweetwater and the witch
The Bad Angel brothers
The furies
The girl from Guernica
The orchard
The rising tide
The viper
Treasure state
A dark and stormy tea
Black dog
Collateral damage
Councilor
Dragons of deceit
Glacier
Overkill
Quarter to midnight
Reckoning
The challenge : a novel
The housekeeper : a novel
Where the sky begins
Aura of night
Robert Ludlum
The eye of scales
Three miles down
Iced
The younger wife
Nettle & Bone
Never a duke
The pagan lord
An honest lie
Traitor
The golden couple
Housebreaking
One Italian summer : a novel
The love of my life
Cold snap
The burning land : a novel
The candy house
He gets that from me
Mulberry Hollow
At any cost
Boom town : a Lake Wobegon novel
Again, Rachel
The club : a novel
Down range : a novel
Death of the black widow
The best of me
Beautiful : a novel
Insomnia : a novel
War and peace
A narrow door
The old man and the sea
Called : the story of a mountain midwife
The Paris apartment : a novel
The maid : a novel
Reptiles of Ohio
Why we fight : the roots of war and the paths to peace
The Trayvon generation
Plan your estate
The upgrade : how the female brain gets stronger and better in midlife and beyond
Yoga with your child : 150 yoga moves to enjoy together
Zak George
Write for your life
The unofficial guide to Disney Cruise Line 2022
The World Almanac road trippers
With the old breed : at Peleliu and Okinawa
The religious revolution : the birth of modern spirituality, 1848-1898
Things that matter : overcoming distraction to pursue a more meaningful life
Seek and hide : the tangled history of the right to privacy
Shaq
Supertall : how the world
The puzzler : one man
Tiger & Phil : golf
To the uttermost ends of the earth : the epic hunt for the South
The places that scare you : a guide to fearlessness in difficult times
Inspired : understanding creativity: a journey through art, science, and the soul
I guess I haven
Lift every voice : a celebration of black lives
Into the forest : the secret language of trees
The liver cure
Now is the time for trees : make an impact by planting the earth
Good eats 4 : the final years
The Modern Proper : simple dinners for every day
I dream of dinner (so you don
The world in a skillet
A guide book of United States coins 2023
Jim Harrison : complete poems
Making history : the storytellers who shaped the past
The Palace Papers : inside the House of Windsor--the truth and the turmoil†
The Jazz age president : defending Warren G. Harding
Bittersweet : how sorrow and longing make us whole
Breaking the Age Code : how your beliefs about aging determine how long & well you live
Brighter by the day : waking up to new hopes and dreams
Black ghost of empire : the long death of slavery and the failure of emancipation
The great experiment : why diverse democracies fall apart and how they can endure
Don
Forest walking : discovering the trees and woodlands of North America
Different : gender through the eyes of a primatologist
Eat to beat disease : the new science of how your body can heal itself
Dog training 101 : step-by-step instructions for raising a happy, well-behaved dog
Boards : stylish spreads for casual gatherings
Corporate rock sucks : the rise and fall of SST records
The heart of American poetry
Arrival stories : women share their experiences of becoming mothers
Woodrow on the bench : life lessons from a wise old dog
Batman : the ultimate guide
Fat girls hiking : an inclusive guide to getting outdoors at any size or ability
Benjamin Franklin
The accidental superpower : the next generation of American preeminence and the coming global disorder
I thought I heard a cardinal sing : Ohio
Caribbean islands
Laptops for seniors in easy steps : for all laptops with Windows 11
The whole body reset : your weight-loss plan for a flat belly, optimum health, and a body you
Origin : a genetic history of the Americas
In love : a memoir of love and loss
Rediscovering America : how the national holidays tell an amazing story about who we are
F**k death : an honest guide to getting through grief without the condolences, sympathy, and other BS
True : the four seasons of Jackie Robinson
Tough : my journey to true power
Ten steps to Nanette : a memoir situation
One damn thing after another : memoirs of an attorney general
Incomparable grace : JFK in the presidency
How do I un-remember this? : unfortunately true stories
Lessons from the edge : a memoir
Growing up Biden : a memoir
Hello, Molly! : a memoir
Gathering blossoms under fire : the journals of Alice Walker 1965-2000
God bless this mess : learning to live and love through life
Bad Republican : a memoir
In a time of distance : and other poems
Things I should have said
The man I knew : the amazing story of George H.W. Bush
The trials of Harry S. Truman : the extraordinary presidency of an ordinary man, 1945-1953
Coach K : the rise and reign of Mike Krzyzewski
Comedy comedy comedy drama : a memoir
Lioness : Golda Meir and the nation of Israel
Chasing history : a kid in the newsroom
Enough already : learning to love the way I am today
Bunny tales : behind closed doors at the Playboy Mansion
My mess is a bit of a life : adventures in anxiety
Unthinkable : trauma, truth, and the trials of American democracy
Memories of a game ranger
A ridgerunner
All about me! : my remarkable life in show business
The rise : Kobe Bryant and the pursuit of immortality
Gentle on my mind : in sickness and in health with Glen Campbell
The Hag : the life, times, and music of Merle Haggard
I
Lost & found : a memoir
Home in the world : a memoir
Taste : my life through food
Rise : my story
A little closer to home : how I found the calm after the storm
Garbo
Apparently there were complaints : a memoir
Walking miracle : how faith, positive thinking, and passion for football brought me back from paralysis ... and helped me find purpose
Dwayne
1000 years of joys and sorrows : a memoir
One-shot Harry
The investigator
The double-jack murders
The detective
Dream town
A change of circumstance
Spoken bones
Scot on the rocks
Why Mary forgot
A relative murder
Death by chocolate chip cupcake
Wild Irish rose
Give unto others
Citizen K-9
A sunlit weapon
Shadows reel
The recovery agent
A safe house
Dark queen watching
Moscow 2042
Sea of tranquility
Atomic Anna
Sam Gunn Jr.
Memory
The Kaiju Preservation Society
Fourth quadrant
The anomaly
Leviathan falls
Reboots : undead can dance
Prime directive
The serpent
The world gives way : a novel
Infinity born
Hold fast through the fire
Double threat
Refugee
Power challenges
Immunity index
Adrift
Dissolution
The House of Styx
Rabbits : a novel
Murder by other means
The rising storm
Governor
The galaxy, and the ground within
The last watch
1637 : the peacock throne
Godzilla vs. Kong : the official movie novelization
Breath by breath
Greater good
Project Hail Mary : a novel
Fugitive telemetry
Nettle & Bone
The atlas six
House of sky and breath
A feast for crows
The annotated hobbit : The hobbit, or, There and back again
Gods and dragons
Roll
She who became the sun
Half sick of shadows
The hidden palace
For the wolf
And eternity
Black water sister
A master of djinn
Star eater
Beyond
The blacktongue thief
The house of always
The light of the midnight stars
The dragon of Jin-Sayeng
The fires of Blackstone
Call me lonesome
The devil
Blood on the Trail : a Jeremiah Halstead western
The cobbler of Spanish Fort and other frontier stories
Dead man
True grit
Bullets and silver
Smoke wagon
Biscuits and gravy
Prairie fire
Preacher
The sagebrush trail
Texarkana
Seven roads to revenge
Hell for breakfast
Hunter
The devil you know
The intruders
The crimson trail
The wrong side of the law
Savage Sunday
The empty land
Shot to Hell
The too-late trail : a Ralph Compton western
High country justice
Outlaw country
Red River vengeance
The ghost rifle
Shoot-out at Sugar Creek
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Veterans Resources

 

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55+ Resources

 

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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.

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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. 

Tender at the bone : growing up at the table
The art of racing in the rain : a novel
The day the world came to town : 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland
The pecan man
The children act : a novel
Salt to the sea : a novel
The last painting of Sara De Vos
Homegoing
Dinner with Edward : the story of an unexpected friendship
Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood
Rabbit cake
We were the lucky ones
The indigo girl : a novel
The overstory : a novel
There there
Where the crawdads sing
The library book
My life and hard times
The pioneers : the heroic story of the settlers who brought the American ideal west
The beneficiary : fortune, misfortune, and the story of my father
Drive your plow over the bones of the dead
This tender land : a novel
The beekeeper of Aleppo : a novel
The Dutch house : a novel
It all comes back to you
The night watchman : a novel
The girl who said goodbye : a memoir of a Khmer Rouge survivor
White fragility : why it
Anxious people
Humans
The night portrait : a novel of World War II and da Vinci
Sweet taste of liberty : a true story of slavery and restitution in America
The kitchen front : a novel
The art of betrayal
The personal librarian
The reading list : a novel
Fuzz : when nature breaks the law
Interpreter of maladies : stories
The trees