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Gift Books – 3rd Quarter Published on: November 14, 2018

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


Friends of the Library

016.808 All Great American Read: Explore America’s 100 Best-loved Novels
070.43 BAR Fake News, Propaganda, and Plain Old Lies: How to Find Trustworthy Information in the Digital Age
200.19 ASM Why We Need Religion
320.082 MAR Promise and the Dream
428.24 SWI Practice Makes Perfect English Grammar for ESL Learners
641.5 HEN How to Eat a Peach: Menus, Stories, and Places
641.5 KAS Eat a Little Better: Great Flavor, Good Health, Better World
641.5 LIG Cooking from Scratch: 120 Recipes for Colorful, Seasonal Food from PCC Community Markets
641.5 SEG Once Upon a Chef, the Cookbook: 100 Tested, Perfected, and Family-Approved Recipes
641.5677 HEL Feast: Food of the Islamic World
641.5944 LOO French Grill: 125 Refined and Rustic Recipes
641.6 VIL Forage, Harvest, Feast: A Wild-Inspired Cuisine
704 TRI Reading Art: Art for Book Lovers
778 HAR Paper Promises: Early American Photography
791.4302 MCB How Did Lubitsch Do It?
793.93 DUN Dungeon Master’s Guide
793.93 MON Monster Manual
793.93 WIZ Dungeons & Dragons Player’s Handbook: Everything a Player Needs to Create Heroic Characters for the World’s Greatest Roleplaying Game
793.93 XAN Xanathar’s Guide to Everything
968.065 MAN Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela
972 PER Sugar, Cigars, and Revolution: The Making of Cuban New York
973.9 GAI Gallard, Frye
LP FIC CLI President is Missing
LP FIC PAT Princess
OVE 709.43 RIC Richard Filipowski: Art & Design Beyond the Bauhaus
OVE 746 BAN Norell: Master of American Fashion
OVE 746.92 COP Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams


In Memory of Virginia S. Biskeborn

344.73 DRI Schoolhouse Gate: Public Education, the Supreme Court, and the Battle for the American Mind
598 OLI Pasta for Nightingales: A 17th Century Handbook of Bird-Care and Folklore


In Memory of Lester Daniell

811.52 CUM Miscellany
811.54 HOA Priest Turned Therapist Treats Fear of God


Presented by the Eigen Family

700.92 BRE David Wojnarowicz: History Keeps Me Awake at Night
700.92 GAB Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine De Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler
709 GAY Modernists and Mavericks: Bacon, Freud, Hockney & the London Painters
712.5 GAR City Green: Public Gardens of New York
746.9 REB Rebel Threads: Clothing of the Bad, Beautiful, and Misunderstood
759.13 OKE Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawaii
782.14 PUR Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Broadway Revolution
791.43 OLS 100 Greatest Cult Films
791.4302 ABR Stanley Kubrick: New York Jewish Intellectual
811.54 RIC Essential Essays: Culture, Politics, and the Art of Poetry
910.2 ROA Road Trip Book: 1001 Drives of a Lifetime
974.71 LEA Broadway: A History of New York City in Thirteen Miles
OVE 709.04 COO Outliers and American Vanguard Art
OVE 778 FIS Standing Rock Portraits


In Memory of Grace Doherty Gonzalez

759.13 SARGENT HER Sargent: The Masterworks


In Memory of Marie B. Hensler

635 DAL Wordsworth’s Gardens and Flowers: The Spirit of Paradise
638.5 HUR Butterfly Gardening: The North American Butterfly Association Guide


In Memory of Caroline Hontz

LP FIC WOO Money Shot


 Gift of the Leffingwell Science Fund

523.01 SCO Universe As It Really Is: Earth, Space, Matter, and Time
576.801 COC Equations of Life: How Physics Shapes Evolution
591.38 QUA Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life
616.89 KAN Disordered Mind: What Unusual Brains Tell Us About Ourselves
631.52 SMI Book of Seeds: A Life-Size Guide to Six Hundred Species from Around the World


In Memory of Helen R. Thuebel

LP 234.23 CAR Faith: A Journey for All
LP FIC GIF All We Ever Wanted
LP FIC HIL Perfect Couple
LP FIC WAR Death of Mrs. Westaway


In Memory of John B. Westcott, Jr.

940.5426 VIN Indianapolis: The True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in US Naval History and the
Fifty-Year Fight to Exonerate an Innocent Man
944.083 JAC De Gaulle


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