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Gift Books – 2nd Quarter Published on: July 12, 2018

Each month a number of books and media are purchased from funds donated by Friends of the Library and other generous donors.  From April through June the following items were added to the collection:


Friends of the Library

025.002 HEN Keeping Up with Emerging Technologies: Best Practices for Information Professionals
025.1 MOO Planning Optimal Spaces: Principles, Processes, and Practice
027.009 KEL Library: A Catalogue of Wonders
027.141 PUR Country House Library
027.62 ROB Designing Adult Services: Strategies for Better Serving Your Community
070.509 DAR Literary Tour De France: The World of Books on the Eve of the French Revolution
296 GOO History of Judaism
428.24 LAC Practice Makes Perfect: Basic English
428.24 LES Practice Makes Perfect: Advanced English Grammar for ESL Learners
428.24 MAR English U.S.A. Every Day: A Fun ESL Guide to American Culture and Language
428.24 TOR Practice Makes Perfect: Intermediate English Grammar for ESL Learners
599.536 COL Orca: How We Came to Know and Love the Ocean’s Greatest Predator
641.5 BRI Flavor Matrix: The Art and Science of Pairing Common Ingredients
641.5 DIN Dinner Illustrated: 175 Meals Ready in 1 Hour or Less
641.5 VID Boqueria: A Cookbook, from Barcelona to New York
641.563 GUN Plant Paradox Cookbook : 100 Delicious Recipes to Help You Lose Weight, Heal Your Gut, and Live Lectin-Free
641.5944 BRI Paris à Table 1846
641.5944 TAY The Cook’s Atelier: Recipes, Techniques, and Stories from Our French Cooking School
641.5945 DEL Giada’s Italy: My Recipes for La Dolce Vita
641.5946 MEN My Lisbon: A Cookbook from Portugal’s City of Light
641.5972 HER Turnip Greens & Tortillas: A Mexican Chef Spices Up the Southern Kitchen
641.5973 COM Complete America’s Test Kitchen TV Show Cookbook 2001-2018
641.5975 RIC Soul: A Chef’s Culinary Evolution in 150 Recipes
641.64 BIR Fruit Forager’s Companion: Ferments, Desserts, Main Dishes, and Beyond
641.813 ROS Soup Nights: Satisfying Soups and Sides for Delicious Meals All Year
641.8653 PER Perfect Cake: Your Ultimate Guide to Classic, Modern, and Whimsical Cakes
658.4 PER Open Source Leadership: Reinventing Management When There’s No More Business as Usual
746.432 VOG Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book
746.46 THO Anniversary Sampler Quilt: 40 Traditional Blocks, 7 Keepsake Settings
791.43 SMY Nobody’s Girl Friday: The Women Who Ran Hollywood
796.51 BER Great Hiking Trails of the World: 80 Trails, 75,000 Miles, 38 Countries, 6 Continents
821.009 LOG Dickinson’s Nerves, Frost’s Woods: Poetry in the Shadow of the Past
917.471 ROG Saving Central Park: A History and a Memoir
941.081 HUG Victorians Undone: Tales of the Flesh in the Age of Decorum
973.099 ABR First Ladies of the Republic: Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, Dolley Madison, and the Creation of an Iconic American Role
LP 270.092 WES Educated
LP 305.42 PAL Dear Madam President: An Open Letter to the Women Who Will Run the World


Presented by Sarah Switek in Memory of Hazel Annandale

712 MCC Gardens of Style: Private Hideaways of the Design World


In Honor of Alice Cate Boggis’ 9th Birthday from Mimi & Uncle Pete

JFIC BEH The Last Grand Adventure
JFIC EUL The Great Shelby Holmes Meets Her Match
JFIC GRI The 78-Story Treehouse


In Honor of Lucy Grace Boggis’ 12th Birthday from Mimi & Uncle Pete

JFIC BIR The Penderwicks at Last


In Memory of Lester Daniell

811.54 ASH They Knew What They Wanted: Poems and Collages
811.54 KOO Kindest Regards: New and Selected Poems


Presented by the Eigen Family

111 WID Perfect Me: Beauty As an Ethical Ideal
700.92 LOR Lorna Simpson Collages
701.03 CHA Museum of Lost Art
704 NOC Misère: The Visual Representation of Misery in the 19th Century
707.5 MID Double Vision: The Unerring Eye of Art World Avatars Dominique and John de Menil
709.04 MOR Lives of the Surrealists
709.2 KEM Living With Leonardo: Fifty Years of Sanity and Insanity in the Art World and Beyond
741.58 GIT Celebration of Animation: the 100 Greatest Cartoon Characters in Television History
759.4 ELD Cézanne Portraits
770.92 VAN Bernice Abbott: A Life in Photography
780.266 BIC Why Vinyl Matters: A Manifesto from Musicians and Fans
BIOG LEAR UGL Mr. Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense
OVE 779.974 ISE I See a City: Todd Webb’s New York
OVE 917.471 KOE New York New York: A City Life in Photos


Presented by the Author, Ann Frommer

FIC FRO TailGunner-Pip: Legacy of War


In Memory of Grace Doherty Gonzalez

191 ARE Thinking Without a Banister: Essays in Understanding, 1953-1957
709.2 MCK Birds of a Feather: Joseph Cornell’s Homage to Juan Gris


In Memory of Marie B. Hensler

635 OBY Tapestry Garden: The Art of Weaving Plants and Place
635.9 STE Hot Color, Dry Garden: Inspiring Designs and Vibrant Plants for the Waterwise Gardener


In Memory of Caroline Hontz

LP FIC BOX Disappeared
LP FIC FIN Woman in the Window
LP FIC GEO Punishment She Deserves
LP FIC MAY Women in Sunlight
LP FIC MEL Escape Artist
LP FIC QUI Alternate Side
LP FIC WOL Female Persuasion


Gift of the Independent Thrift Shop

747 FIS New York School of Interior Design: Home: the Foundation of Enduring Spaces


Gift of the Leffingwell Fund

001.434 ROS Observation and Experiment: An Introduction to Casual Interference
530 ATK Conjuring the Universe: The origins of the laws of nature
576.5 ZIM She Has Her Mother’s Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity


Gift of Stanley Congregational Church

EJ ADD Time to Pray
EJ ALD Mindful Monkey, Happy Panda
EJ COO Breathe and Be: A Book of Mindfulness Poems
EJ DAV The World is Awake: A Celebration of Everyday Blessings
EJ HAZ The Sweeper: A Buddhist Tale
EJ KHA Big Red Lollipop
EJ KOR Sadie’s Snowy Tu B’Shevat
EJ LEN Little Sid: The Tiny Prince Who Became Buddha
EJ LEV Who Counts?: 100 Sheep, 10 Coins, and 2 Sons
EJ MES My Mum is a Wonder
EJ OBR I’m New Here
EJ PAR This is the Day!
EJ PAT Ganesha’s Sweet Tooth
EJ ROB Going to Mecca
EJ SAL Flow, Flow, Flow
EJ THO Mommy’s Khimar
EJ TUR When God Made Light
EJ WIL Four Feet, Two Sandals
J 297 JAF The One
J 297.3 NAT 1001 Inventions & Awesome Facts from Muslim Civilization
JHOL 296.4 ADL The Story of Passover
JHOL 297.3 BUL Rashad’s Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr
JHOL 297.3 GRA Ramadan
JHOL EJ CHO The Diwali Gift
JHOL EJ CUY Purim Chicken
JHOL EJ EHR Queen of the Hanukkah Dosas
JHOL EJ KHA Night of the Moon: A Muslim Holiday Story
JHOL EJ LOR That Grand Easter Day!
JHOL EJ ROB Ramadan Moon
JHOL EJ SHE A Queen in Jerusalem
JHOL EJ ZUS The Passover Parrot


In Memory of Helen R. Thuebel

LP FIC BEN The Immortalists
LP FIC CUS Rising Sea
LP FIC JON An American Marriage


In Memory of John B. Westcott, Jr.

652.8 SMI A Life in Code: Pioneer Cryptanalyst Elizebeth Smith Friedman
940.54 SYM World War II at Sea: A Global History
951.042 KUR China Mission: George Marshall’s Unfinished War, 1945-1947
LP 940.53 KIX Saboteur


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