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New Books

Cat brushing : and other stories
Harvest moon
White noise
Other birds
The last white man
Confess : a novel
Heat 2 : a novel
The handmaid
Wrong place wrong time : a novel
Carrie Soto is back : a novel
The catcher in the rye
The Florence legacy : a novel
Tick tock
The liar
Rules at the school by the sea
Properties of thirst : a novel
Elizabeth Finch : a novel
The house of fortune : a novel
The many daughters of Afong Moy : a novel
Sparring partners
Firestorm : a novel
Dirt Creek
A lot like forever
The hellion and the hero
The last housewife : a novel
The lost girls of Willowbrook
Where the sky begins
The terminal list
True believer
What she found
Daisy Darker
Sometimes I lie
Stay awake
An Amish marriage of convenience
Book lovers
Ugly love : a novel
The scoundrel falls hard
Dark music
When sparks fly
Such a good mother : a novel
Storm echo
Blame it on the earl
All the broken girls
The Apple Creek announcement
Christmas recollection at Grace Chapel Inn
The ninth month
Things we never got over
Against the fallen
The return of the duke
The Spanish love deception : a novel
The 6:20 man
The Hotel Nantucket
Reminders of him : a novel
By her own design : a novel of Ann Lowe, fashion designer to the social register
The family remains : a novel
The challenge : a novel
The it girl
Heirlooms : a novel
MIfflin drift
The one impossible labyrinth
If God still breathes, why can
Marriage be hard : 12 conversations to keep you laughing, loving, and learning with your partner
American demon : Eliot Ness and the hunt for America
The Christmas movie cookbook : recipes from your favorite holiday films
Dinner in one : exceptional and easy one-pan meals
Africa is not a country : notes on a bright continent
The Smart approach to design bathrooms : complete design ideas to modernize your bathroom
Treading boldly through a pornographic world : a field guide for parents
Existential physics : a scientist
Scandinavian-style Christmas knits : ornaments and decorations for a Nordic holiday
La vita nuova : love poems
Banned books
When time is short : finding our way in the Anthropocene
The art of war
Around the world in 80 birds
Effective fundraising for nonprofits : real-world strategies that work
Fossil future : why global human flourishing requires more oil, coal, and natural gas--not less
Knitting the national parks : 63 easy-to-follow designs for beautiful beanies inspired by the US national parks
Operation Pineapple Express : the incredible story of a group of Americans who undertook one last mission and honored a promise in Afghanistan
What doesn
They want to kill Americans : the militias, terrorists, and deranged ideology of the Trump insurgency
Thank you for your servitude : Donald Trump
The war on small business : how the government used the pandemic to crush the backbone of America
A short history of nearly everything
Spiders of North America
New Ohio review.
Sinkable : obsession, the deep sea, and the shipwreck of the Titanic
The unofficial guide to Walt Disney World 2023
Radical curiosity : questioning commonly held beliefs to imagine flourishing futures
On critical race theory : why it matters & why you should care
Liberalism : the classical tradition
Raising Lazarus : hope, justice, and the future of America
The Milky Way : an autobiography of our galaxy
Sew it yourself : 20 pattern-free projects (and infinite variations) to make your dream wardrobe
Fear and trembling
The God of the Way : a journey into the stories, people, and faith that changed the world forever
The doctrine of repentance
How to get a green card
Hostages no more : the fight for education freedom and the future of the American child
Mindreader : find out what people really think, what they really want, and who they really are
Fascinating womanhood for the timeless woman
Listening well : bringing stories of hope to life
Incomparable realms : Spain during the Golden age, 1500-1700
Life on the Mississippi : an epic American adventure
The 12 hour walk : invest one day, conquer your mind, and unlock your best life
The destructionists : the twenty-five year crack-up of the Republican Party
The big lie : election chaos, political opportunism, and the state of American politics after 2020
The college scam : how America
Ossman and Steel
Dancing cockatoos and the dead man test : how behavior evolves and why it matters
From harvest to home : seasonal activities, inspired decor, and cozy recipes for fall
A continent erupts : decolonization, civil war, and massacre in postwar Asia, 1945-1955
Return of the divine Sophia : healing the earth through the lost wisdom teachings of Jesus, Isis, and Mary Magdalene
The divine feminine in biblical wisdom literature : selections annotated & explained
Be a plant-based woman warrior : live fierce, stay bold, eat delicious
Essential labor : mothering as social change
The knowledge : how to rebuild civilization in the aftermath of a cataclysm
Return to you : a postpartum plan for new moms
Life is a dream = La vida es sueÒo
The beauty chasers : recapturing the wonder of the divine
Sophia : aspects of the divine feminine past & present
The case of the married woman : Caroline Norton and her fight for women
United States of fear : how America fell victim to a mass delusional psychosis
Saunders comprehensive review for the NCLEX-PN examination
Click with your chick : a complete chicken training course using the clicker
Diana, William, and Harry
Suppression, deception, snobbery, and bias : why the press gets so much wrong--and just doesn
Strength in numbers : how polls work and why we need them
Handbuilt ceramics
They shouldn
Such stuff as dreams : the psychology of fiction
Salads are more than leaves : salads to get excited about
Painting can save your life : how & why we paint
Leadership : six studies in world strategy
The Metaverse : and how it will revolutionize everything
Plant-strong : discover the world
The prevent and reverse heart disease cookbook : over 125 delicious, life-changing, plant-based recipes
The Lady Di look book : what Diana was trying to tell us through her clothes
Music : the definitive visual history
Slaying the dragon : a secret history of Dungeons & Dragons
The Negro motorist green book compendium : a compilation of four volumes of the classic Jim Crow-era travel guide for African Americans covering all four decades during which the series was published from the 1930s to the 1960s
Pacific Northwest : Oregon, Washington and British Columbia
Dinners with Ruth : a memoir on the power of friendships
Shy : the alarmingly outspoken memoirs of Mary Rodgers
America, a redemption story : choosing hope, creating unity
Breaking history : a White House memoir
Swerve or die : life at my speed in the first family of NASCAR racing
Journal of a residence on a Georgian plantation (1838-1839)
Political prisoner : persecuted, prosecuted, but not silenced
Path lit by lightning : the life of Jim Thorpe
A place in the world : finding the meaning of home
When the wolf camped at our door : my childhood in the Great Depression
Will work for food or $ : a memoir from the roadside
From New York to Sunbury, Ohio : a personal memoir
The islander : my life in music and beyond
Split decision : life stories
Scars and stripes : an unapologetically American story of fighting the Taliban, UFC warriors, and myself
The most reluctant : C. S. Lewis
Fly girl : a memoir
Invisible storm : a soldier
The seventeenth chapter
First blood
A familiar sight
The fool
The hunt
Black dog
Private Moscow
Should I fall
Local gone missing
Monkey in the middle
Hatchet Island
The locked room
The ghostway
Animal instinct
A face to die for
"O" is for outlaw
Murder most grave
Thrill of the hunt : a novel
Something wicked
Boiled over
Clammed up
Dance hall of the dead
The blessing way
Robert B. Parker
22 seconds
Musseled out
One-shot Harry
The investigator
The double-jack murders
The detective
Slaughterhouse-five, or, The children
Revelation space
Three miles down
The Icarus plot
Implacable Alpha
Klara and the sun
January fifteenth
Ready player one
Moscow 2042
Sea of tranquility
Atomic Anna
Sam Gunn Jr.
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
Power challenges
Immunity index
The House of Styx
Rabbits : a novel
Murder by other means
The rising storm
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
The book eaters
The spear cuts through water
For the throne
Ordinary monsters
The stardust thief
Six crystal princesses
Island of time
Book of night
When women were dragons : a novel
Nettle & Bone
The atlas six
House of sky and breath
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
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Veterans Resources


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55+ Resources


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Outreach Services

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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
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
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