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January Gift Books Published on: February 1, 2017

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Gift Books Purchased

Each month a number of books and media are purchased from funds donated by Friends of the Library and other generous donors.  In January 2017 the following items were added to the collection:


Friends of the Library

020.1 LAN New Librarianship Field Guide
327.73 POM The Beautiful Country and the Middle Kingdom: America and China, 1776-Present
641.3383 LAK The Encyclopedia of Spices and Herbs
641.5 COO Cook’s Science: How to Unlock Flavor in 50 of Our Favorite Ingredients
641.5 TUR Small Victories: Recipes, Advice, and Hundreds of ideas for Home-Cooking Triumphs
641.5636 SNY One Pan, Two Plates: Vegetarian Suppers: More Than 70 Weeknight Meals for Two
641.5973 FIE Guy Fieri Family Food: 125 Real-Deal Recipes, Kitchen Tested, Home Approved
641.5974 SAM Red Rooster Cookbook: The Story of Food and Hustle in Harlem
641.5975 HOW Deep Run Roots: Stories and Recipes from My Corner of the South
641.815 LIN Marbled, Swirled, and Layered
644 SMI DIY Solar Projects: Small Projects to Whole-home Systems
704.9 SCH The Face of Britain: A History of the Nation Through its Portraits
746.46 FAS Kaffe Fassett’s Bold Blooms: Quilts and Other Works Celebrating Flow
746.46 MUR Piecing Makeover: Simple Tricks to Fine-Tune Your Patchwork
747.09 THO Marfa Modern: Artistic Interiors of the West Texas High Desert
793.2 MIL Celebrate Everything!: Fun Ideas to Bring Your Parties to Life
808.86 LET V.2 Letters of Note: An Eclectic Collection of Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience
811.54 LEV The Last Shift
940.28 EVA Pursuit of Power: Europe 1815-1914
973.7415 EGE Thunder at the Gates: The Black Civil War Regiments That Redeemed America
BIOG GRANT WHI American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant
BIOG TURNER MOY Turner: The Extraordinary Life & Momentous Times of J.M.W. Turner
OVE 641.5944 BLA Le Manoir Aux Quat’saisons: The Story of a Modern Classic


In Memory of  Janet Boettger

779.361 HIT Greatest Landscapes: Stunning Photographs That Inspire and Astonish


In Memory of Lester Daniell

811.54 COL The Rain in Portugal
811.6 RIT Four Reincarnations: Poems


Presented by the Eigen Family

812.52 GEL By Women Possessed: A Life of Eugene O’Neill
818.3 DAN Expect Great Things: The Life and Search of Henry David Thoreau
974.7104 SAG Power at Ground Zero: Politics, Money, and the Remaking of Lower Man
OVE 747.8872 LOP Veranda Retreats
OVE 792.8 BRO The Art of Movement: NYC Dance Project


In Memory of Richard Haenschen

968.048 MIL Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape,

and the Making of Winston Churchill

973.32 FER Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the Men of France and Spain Who Saved It
973.917 LEL His Final Battle: The last Months of Franklin Roosevelt
973.921 VON Blood and Sand: Suez, Hungary, and Eisenhower’s Campaign for Peace


In Memory of Marie B. Hensler

635 SLA Gardenista: the Definitive Guide to Stylish Outdoor Spaces
712.6 BEN The Writer’s Garden: How gardens inspired our best-loved authors


In Memory of Caroline Hontz

595.789 MAR Rainbow Dust: Three Centuries of Butterfly Delight
LP FIC BRO Cakewalk
LP FIC PAT Commonwealth
LP FIC WAR Woman in Cabin 10


Gift of Learning Path Preschool 2016 Kinder-Campers

EJ WIL A Penny for Piggy


Gift of the Leffingwell Fund

523.1 TYS Welcome to the Universe: An Astrophysical Tour
OVE 523.8 DIN The Stars
REF 363.738 ENC Encyclopedia of Climate Change V. 1, 2, & 3


Gift of Mrs. Sarkar’s 2016 Kindergarten Class at The Montessori Children’s Academy of Chatham

EJ WHE Dino-Racing


In Memory of John B. Westcott, Jr.

940.542 MCG Honor Before Glory: The Epic World War II Story of the Japanese American GIs

Who Rescued the Lost Battalion

940.548 KAG The Secret History of World War II: Spies, Code Breakers, and Covert Operations


Gift of the Woman’s Club of Chatham

338.092 BON In the Company of Women: Inspiration and Advice from over 100 Makers, Artists, and Entrepreneurs
371.822 MAL Keep the Damned Woman Out: Struggle for Coeducation
814.54 HUS A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind
920.72 THO The Six: The Lives of the Mitford Sisters


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