WATERFORD – The following books were recently added to the Waterford Library collection:


“A Changed Man: a Novel,” Francine Prose; “Eleanor Rigby,” Douglas Coupland; “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close,” Jonathan Safran Foer; “The Full Cupboard of Life,” Alexander McCall Smith; “The Ha Ha,” David King; “Impossible,” Danielle Steel; “In the Company of Cheerful Ladies,” Alexander McCall Smith.

Also, “Ireland: a Novel,” Frank Delaney; “The Kalahari Typing School for Men,” Alexander McCall Smith; “Lost in the Forest,” Sue Miller; “The Lost Mother,” Mary McGarry Morris; “The Mermaid Chair,” Sue Monk Kidd; “Morality for Beautiful Girls,” Alexander McCall Smith.

Also, “Never Let Me Go,” Kazuo Ishiguro; “The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency,” Alexander McCall Smith; “The Pearl,” Mary Gordon; “Prep: a Novel,” Curtis Sittenfeld; “Prince of Fire,” Daniel Silva; “Snobs,” Julian Fellowes; “Saturday,” Ian McEwan.

Also, “The Tears of the Giraffe,” Alexander McCall Smith; “Vanishing Acts,” Jody Picoult; “Wild Dogs,” Helen Humphries; “With No One as Witness,” Elizabeth George; “The Year of Pleasures,” Elizabeth Berg.


“American Prometheus: the Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer,” Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin; “The Bookseller of Kabul,” sne Seierstad; “Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed,” Jared Diamond; “In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs: a Memoir of Iran,” Christopher de Bellaigue; “Lucky Child: a Daughter of Cambodia in America Reclaims the Sister She Left Behind,” Loung Ung; “Mountains Beyond Mountains,” Tracy Kidder.

The library is open to all residents of Waterford. Hours are Monday 2 to 6 p.m., Wednesday 3 to 8 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. to noon and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

A homebound delivery program is available. Books will be delivered to residents who are unable to travel to the library for any reason, including people with permanent or temporary disabilities or health problems.

A volunteer will deliver books to participants approximately every three weeks and books will be renewable by telephoning the library or the volunteer. To sign up for the program, residents may call the library at 583-2050.

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