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The Civil War Diary of Freeman Colby, with artist Marek Bennett

Wednesday, June 26th, 2019, 6 p.m.

The Civil War Diary of Freeman Colby, Volume 2: 1863 Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780982415375
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Published: Comics Workshop - May 30th, 2019

1863: The continuing saga of a Yankee schoolteacher in the Union Army:


The Civil War Diary of Freeman Colby: 1862: A New Hampshire Teacher Goes to War Cover Image
By Marek Bennett (Artist)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780982415351
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Published: Comics Workshop - April 12th, 2016

Marek Bennett's comics adaptation of this actual Civil War memoir brings to life the dry humor and grim conviction of teacher-turned-soldier Freeman Colby.


CANCELED The Book of Help: A Memoir in Remedies, with Megan Griswold

Wednesday, July 10th, 2019, 6 p.m. This event has been CANCELED. Please check back for possible rescheduling.

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$26.99
ISBN: 9781635652208
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Published: Rodale Books - January 22nd, 2019

LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSLLER • “In a world full of spiritual seekers, Megan Griswold is an undisputed all-star. What a delightful journey!”—Elizabeth Gilbert, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Big Magic and Eat, Pray, Love


Bridging the Gap: Life Lessons from the Dying

Friday, June 7th, 2019, 6 p.m.

Bridging the Gap: Life Lessons from the Dying Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781732020900
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Published: BookBaby - May 19th, 2018

Live vicariously through Kimberly C. Paul as she shares personal stories and the life lessons she has learned while working with hospice patients over the last 18 years. Each chapter will inspire you to design your own life and death around what matters most. The author, Kimberly C.


Two Youth Authors, twice the stories!

Thursday, June 6th, 2019, 6 p.m.

Join New Hampshire authors Amy Makechnie and Susan Carlton as they chat about their middle grade and young adult novels, The Unforgettable Guinevere St. Clair, and In the Neighborhood of True!

In the Neighborhood of True Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781616208608
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - April 9th, 2019

A powerful story of love, identity, and the price of fitting in or speaking out.

“The story may be set in the past, but it couldn’t be a more timely reminder that true courage comes not from fitting in, but from purposefully standing out . . .


The Unforgettable Guinevere St. Clair Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781534414471
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - June 4th, 2019

“100 percent unforgettable.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“Part mystery, part study of the human heart, and one pierced with rays of hope.” —Booklist (starred review)
“A big-hearted adventure about coming home.” —Publishers Weekly

A ten-year-old girl is determined to find her miss


Michael Matros sends shivers down your spine with Slipstone Rill

Tuesday, May 28th, 2019, 6 p.m.

“From a distance they looked like small birds feeding, perched side by side on the path, watching each other and ready to fly. At least, that was how he later described Jean’s disembodied hands as he approached them through the foggy Saturday dawn...”

Slipstone Rill: A Gothic Mystery Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780692197035
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Published: Darling Road Books - March 7th, 2019

Down from Slipstone Village's old chapel, across the rill and deep in the woods, live the remnants of a reclusive family of carpenters and violin makers. Two generations earlier, their treasured ring of spruce trees, whose wood is necessary for the distinctive tone of their violins, was poisoned by a girl who had been raped by one of the family.


Erin Bowman and A C Gaughen

Sunday, July 14th, 2019, 3 p.m.

Immunity (Contagion #2) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062574176
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Published: HarperTeen - July 2nd, 2019

Survivors of a deadly planetary outbreak take on a new, sinister adversary in the white-knuckle sequel to Contagion, which New York Times bestselling author Amie Kaufman called “gripping, thrilling, and terrifying in equal measures.”


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$17.99
ISBN: 9780062574145
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Published: HarperTeen - July 24th, 2018

Edgar Award Nominee for Best Young Adult Mystery

Perfect for fans of Madeleine Roux, Jonathan Maberry, and horror films like 28 Days Later and Resident Evil, this pulse-pounding, hair-raising, utterly terrifying novel is the first in a duology from the critically acclaimed author of the Taken trilogy.


Reign the Earth (The Elementae) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781681191133
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - January 22nd, 2019

"Another fantasy romance in the vein of books by Sabaa Tahir, Renee Ahdieh. . . . Shalia matures from a frightened girl in a foreign land to a woman unwilling to allow her destiny or desires to be controlled by the men around her." - School Library Journal


Imprison the Sky (The Elementae) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781681191140
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - January 22nd, 2019

"[A] fantasy romance in the vein of books by Sabaa Tahir, Renee Ahdieh." - School Library Journal on Reign the Earth

The sweeping Elementae series continues with a heroine so powerful she can command the sky . . .


Lisa Bunker presents Zenobia July

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019, 6 p.m.

Zenobia July Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780451479402
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 21st, 2019

The critically acclaimed author of Felix Yz crafts a bold, heartfelt story about a trans girl solving a cyber mystery and coming into her own.


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$8.99
ISBN: 9780425288511
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Published: Puffin Books - June 5th, 2018

“If it wasn’t for the fused-with-Zyx thing, I suppose I would just be normal—whatever that means.”
 


The Grifter, the Poet, and the Runaway Train: Stories from a Yankee Writer's Notebook

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019, 6 p.m.

The Grifter, the Poet, and the Runaway Train: Stories from a Yankee Writer's Notebook Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781493041480
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Published: Globe Pequot Press - May 1st, 2019

For over 20 years, Geoffrey Douglas has written feature-length pieces for Yankee magazine that chronicle extraordinary stories that have taken place in New England. Some have been about public events, widely reported--a Maine town turning against itself under the weight of an influx of Somalis, a fatal fire in Worcester MA, a Vermont reporter's defense of marriage equality.


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