December 29, 2017

Books For Healing and Happiness

Has the cold winter weather given you the blues? Here are a few books that may help to reduce your anxiety, lift your mood, or get you through tricky situations. To order any of these titles, just give us a call and we will add them to your book request list. Call 603-271-3429.
 DB are audio books. BR are braille books.

      HUMOR:
DB 85759 TODAY WILL BE DIFFERENT by Maria Semple
DB 71939 SQUIRREL SEEKS CHIPMUNK by David Sedaris
DB 76599 LET'S EXPLORE DIABETES WITH OWLS by David Sedaris

     INSPIRATION:
DB 80777 SILENCE: THE POWER OF QUIET by Thich Nhat Hanh
DB 80027 SMALL VICTORIES by Anne Lamott

     FRIENDSHIP:
DB 76746 ORPHAN TRAIN by Christina Baker Kline

     ROMANCE
DB 70760 MAJOR PETTIGREW'S LAST STAND by Helen Simonson

     BIOGRAPHICAL FICTION:
DB 69651 HALF BROKE HORSES by Jeannette Walls
DB 76448 THE AVIATOR'S WIFE by Melanie Benjamin
DB 83768 SWANS OF FIFTH AVENUE by Melanie Benjamin

     BIOGRAPHY:
DB 81034 LEAVING BEFORE THE RAINS COME by Alexandra Fuller
DB 67075 MY STROKE OF INSIGHT by Jill Bolte Taylor

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     INSPIRATION:
BR 20690 SILENCE: THE POWER OF QUIET by Thich Nhat Hanh
BR 20600 SMALL VICTORIES by Anne Lamott

      FRIENDSHIP:
BR 21369 ORPHAN TRAIN by Christina Baker Kline

      ROMANCE
BR 18827 MAJOR PETTIGREW'S LAST STAND by Helen Simonson

     BIOGRAPHY:
BR 20855 LEAVING BEFORE THE RAINS COME by Alexandra Fuller

December 18, 2017

Books That Became Movies in 2017

The following are some of the books that became movies in 2017. Most of the books are audio (DB) but a few are also available in braille (BR). Please contact the library at 271-3429 to add any or all of these books to your request list.

The Girl On the Train DB 80635 and BR 20688
A Dog's Purpose DB 72218 and BR 19261
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk DB 75765 and BR 19748
The Light Between Oceans DB 75192
Highest Duty (Scully) DB 69797
The Dark Tower (Gunslinger) DB 62356
Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life DB 79254
A Monster Calls DB 74426
Before I Fall DB 71214
Wonder DB 74228. Also available in Spanish DB 83998
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children DB 75853.
Also available in Spanish DB 85967
Hidden Figures. Adult DB 86234 and BR 21798. Juvenile DB 86824