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Gift List – 2nd Quarter 2019 Published on: August 6, 2019

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

324.6 VOT Votes for Women:  A Portrait of Persistence
423.028 MAR The Dictionary Wars:  The American Fight Over the English Language
616.89 HEA Headcase:  LGBTQ Writers and Artists on Mental Health and Wellness
641 MAD Made With Love:  100 of the World’s Best Chefs, Cooks & Food Artisans
641.5 IBR Eat Like You Give a Fork:  The Real Dish on Eating to Thrive
641.5973 MOF Bruce Moffett Cooks:  A New England Chef in a New South Kitchen
641.73 HOW How to Braise Everything:  Classic, Modern and Global Dishes
641.815 BER Crumb:  Show the Dough Who’s Boss
712 DON Paradise Gardens:  The World’s Most Beautiful Islamic Gardens
720.284 MOS Single-Handedly:  Contemporary Architects Draw by Hand
745.92 BLO Blooms:  Contemporary Floral Design
759.13 STE Florine Stettheimer Painting Poetry
759.4 MOR Corot:  Women
759.5 KEM Leonardo Da Vinci:  The 100 Milestones
808.00711 DOW A Delicate Aggression:  Savagery and Survival in the Iowa Writers Workshop
809 KRE Booked:  A Traveler’s Guide to Literary Locations Around the World
820.9921 GOR Outsiders:  Five Women Writers Who Changed the World
895.6 CAR The Tale of Genji:  A Japanese Classic Illuminated
LP FIC OWE Where the Crawdads Sing
OVE 704.9432 ANI Animal:  Exploring the Zoological World
OVE 709.04 UMB Between Worlds:  The Art of Bill Traylor
OVE 709.2 DES Andy Warhol:  From A to B and Back Again
OVE 712 SHR The Art of Outdoor Living:  Gardens for Entertaining Family and Friends
OVE 747 KEM Kit Kemp Design Thread
OVE 779.2 RES The Seventies:  A Photographic Journey


In Memory of Virginia S. Biskeborn

745 SHA Living Floral:  Entertaining and Decorating with Flowers
970.004 MIL Indian on the Move:  Native American Mobility and Urbanization


Gift of Emilie & Peter Heesen in honor of Alice Cate Boggis’ 10th Birthday

JFICTION HEN Sweeping Up the Heart
JFICTION PAR How High the Moon
JFICTION ROD We’re Not From Here


Gift of Sharon Bigelow in Memory of Alexander Butta

J 641.5 COM The Complete Cookbook for Young Chefs
J 811 FRO The Road Not Taken
JFICTION COL The Land of Stories: The Ultimate Book Hugger’s Guide
JFICTION RUN Into the Jungle: Stories for Mowgli


Gift of Stanley Congregational Church Ecumenical Fund

J 294.3 HOP Under the Bodhi Tree: A Story of the Buddha


Presented by the Eigen Family

704.942 BEY Beyond the Face:  New Perspectives on Portraiture
720.974 HIN The Grandest Madison Square Garden:  Art, Scandal, and Architecture
779.2 WHE Where We find Ourselves:  The Photographs of Hugh Mangum
OVE 809.9 WRI The Writer’s Map:  An Atlas of Imaginary Lands


In Memory of Grace Doherty Gonzalez

OVE 709.04 CUB Cuba Talks:  28 Artists You Should Know


In Honor of Bruce A. Harris

323.1197 OST Surviving Genocide:  Native Nations and the United States
BIOG BUBER MEN Martin Buber:  A Life of Faith and Dissent
OVE 720.284 THO Drawing Architecture


Gift of Arven Srikanth

J 523.8 GIL Seeing Stars: A Complete Guide to the 88 Constellations
J 590 HOA An Anthology of Intriguing Animals
J 629.45 SAN Apollo 8: The Mission That Changed Everything


In Memory of John B. Westcott, Jr.

940.531 AUS Auschwitz: Not Long Ago, Not Far Away
940.5318 DOB The Unwanted: America, Auschwitz and a Village Caught in Between
940.54 LOF Code Name: Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII’s Most Highly Decorated Spy
940.542 HOL Normandy ’44:  D-Day and the Epic 77-Day Battle for France


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