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July Gift Books Published on: August 3, 2017

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 July 2017 the following items were added to the collection:


Friends of the Library

071.3 HAN Future-Proofing the News: Preserving the First Draft of History
401 COR Truth About Language: What It Is and Where It Came From
641.5 BLA So Good: 100 Recipes From My Kitchen to Yours
641.66 TES Knife: Texas Steakhouse Meals at Home
813.52 FITZGERALD BRO Paradise Lost: A Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald
973.41 SCH Ties That Bound: Founding First Ladies and Slaves
BIOG TOSCANINI SAC Toscanini: Musician of Conscience
OVE 709.03 LEH Impressionist and Modern Art: The A. Jerrold Perenchio Collection
OVE 759.13 KUZ Tropical Light: The Art of A.E. Backus


Gift of Barbara and Roy Butta In Memory of Alexander Butta 

EJ UNG The Mellops Go Spelunking
JFICTION J3 UNG Otto: The Autobiography of a Teddy Bear


Gift of Sharon Bigelow in Memory of Alexander Butta

EJ UNG Adelaide: the Flying Kangaroo
EJ UNG Moon Man


In Memory of Lester Daniell

811.6 GIA Tremulous Hinge


In Loving Memory of Lester Daniell 

EJ ALE Animal Ark: Celebrating Our Wild World in Poetry and Pictures
EJ SMI My Daddy Rules the World: Poems About Dads
J 811.54 YOL Thunder Underground


 Presented by the Eigen Family

770 COL Blind Spot
782.42166092 BOWIE HIA A Portrait of Bowie: A Tribute to Bowie by His Artistic Collaborator
OVE 745.4 HEL Type Tells Tales
OVE 759.13 JUN Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect
OVE 912 MAP A Map of the World: According to Illustrators & Storytellers


Gift of the author Becky Gibby

EJ GIB I Walked My Dog Around the Pond


In Memory of Grace Doherty Gonzalez

811.54 ROF The Songs We Know Best: John Ashbery’s Early Life


In Memory of Richard Haenschen

508.092 NOB John James Audubon: The Nature of the American Woodsman
940.373 WAG America and the Great War: A Library of Congress Illustrated History
940.412 FAU Pershing’s Crusaders: The American Soldier in World War I
973.31 HOO Scars of Independence: America’s Violent Birth


Gift of the Independent Thrift Shop

746.92 NEW Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore


Gift of the Kruse Family

331.7 WAR End of Loyalty: The Rise and Fall of Good Jobs in America


In Memory of Helen R. Thuebel

LP FIC CLA All By Myself, Alone
LP FIC SEE The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane


In Memory of John B. Westcott, Jr.

070.449 MOS Reporting War: How Foreign Correspondents Risked Capture, Torture, and Death to Cover World War II
940.5318 REE The Holocaust: A New History


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