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Gift List – 1st Quarter 2019 Published on: May 2, 2019

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


Friends of the Library

071.309 ABR Merchants of Truth: The Business of News and the Fight for Facts
221.52 HEB The Hebrew Bible: A Translation With Commentary V.1, V.2 & V.3
362.4047 WIL Accessible America: A History of Disability and Design
428.1 CRI English Made Easy V.1
428.24 ENG English For Everyone: English Vocabulary Builder
428.6 BRO What a Life! : Stories of Amazing People
625.2 FOO Food on the Move: Dining on the Legendary Railway Journeys of the World
641.5 BIT Dinner for Everyone: 100 Iconic Dishes Made 3 Ways-Easy, Vegan, or Perfect for Company
641.59 MCT A Common Table: 80 Recipes and Stories from My Shared Cultures
641.5945 PAR Food of the Italian South: Recipes for Classic, Disappearing, and Lost Dishes
641.5949 KOC My Greek Table: Authentic Flavors and Modern Home Cooking from My Kitchen to Yours
641.5956 KHA Zaitoun: Recipes from the Palestinian Kitchen
641.5964 BEN Casablanca: My Moroccan Food; Recipes for modern & Traditional Dishes
641.5972 ROU Provisions: The Roots of Caribbean Cooking-150 Vegetarian Recipes
641.5973 DOO Happy Cookbook: A Celebration of the Food That Makes America Smile
641.8659 PAS Pastry School: 101 Step-by-Step Recipes
729 HEN Be Bold: Interiors for the Brave of Heart
797.2 MIL 100 Dives of a Lifetime: The World’s Ultimate Underwater Destination
941.086 JAC Modern Monarchy: The British Royal Family Today
OVE 641.5944 MOR French Cooking at Home
OVE 942.132 HIC Buckingham Palace: The Interiors
SF FIC LEG Books of Earthsea: The Complete Edition


Gift of Sharon Bigelow in Memory of Alexander Butta

JHOL EJ WES A Whisper in the Snow


In Memory of Virginia S. Biskeborn

635.967 CHE Seasonal Flower Arranging


In Memory of Lester Daniell

811.54 BLY Collected Poems
811.54 OLI Devotions: The Selected Poems of Mary Oliver


Presented by the Eigen Family

701.85 LOS Color: A Visual History from Newton to Modern Color Matching Guides
709 MOR Seven Keys to Modern Art
709.51 AI Ai Weiwei: Beijing Photographs, 1993-2003
779 FOR Animal kingdom: A Collection of Portraits
917 PHI 101 Art Destinations in the U.S.: Where Art Lives Coast to Coast
974.723 KEN Brooklyn Photographs Now
GRA FIC DET Detective Comics


In Memory of Grace Doherty Gonzalez

811.54 ARM Wobble
814.6 MOR The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations


Gift of the Stanley Preschool 4/5 Class in Memory of Tessa Annabel Handerhan

EJ LEW My Truck is Stuck!


In Honor of Bruce Harris

006.8 HAR The History of the Future: Oculus, Facebook, and the Revolution That Swept Virtual Reality
338.092 OTO The Enlightened Capitalists: Cautionary Tales of Business Pioneers Who Tried to Do Good by Doing well
388.122 RUT Longest Line on the Map: The United States, the Pan-American Highway, and the Quest to Link the Americas
937.05 WAT Mortal Republic: How Rome Fell into Tyranny
BIOG DIDEROT CUR Diderot and the Art of Thinking Freely


In Memory of Carolyn Hontz

LP 814.6 KRA The Point of It All
LP FIC GRI Reckoning
LP FIC HEN An Anonymous Girl
LP FIC PAT Liar, Liar
LP FIC STE Turning Point


Gift of the Independent Thrift Shop

645 FRE Maison: Parisian Chic at Home
745 HOM Home: The Best of the New York Times Home Section: The Way We Live Now
OVE 645 SUM Distinctly Modern Interiors


Gift of the Leffingwell Fund

303.4 WIL This View of Life: Completing the Darwinian Revolution
577.276 JAM End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption


Gift of Arven Srikanth

J 821 MAC The Lost Words: A Spell Book
J 909 LLO Absolutely Everything!: A History of Earth, Dinosaurs, Rulers, Robots and Other Things Too Numerous to Mention


In Memory of John B. Westcott, Jr.

940.5373 KLI Darkest Year: The American Home Front 1941-1942
940.5412 MAK Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives in World War II
940.5449 WIL Men of Air: The Courage and Sacrifice of Bomber Command in World War II


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