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


“44 Scotland Street,” Alexander McCall Smith; “Blood of Angels,” Reed Arvin; “Chill factor,” Sandra Brown; “Freddy and Fredericka,” Mark Helprin; “The Good Priest’s Son,” Reynolds Price; “The Last Days of Dogtown,” Anita Diamant.

Also, “The Lincoln Lawyer,” Michael Connelly; “The March,” E.L. Doctorow; “Mr. Muo’s Travelling Couch,” Dai Sijie; “The Myth of You and Me,” Leah Stewart; “No Country for Old Men,” Cormac McCarthy.

“On Beauty,” Zadie Smith; “An Outline of the Republic,” Siddhartha: “The Painted Drum,” Louise Erdrich; “Pardonable Lies: a Maisie Dobbs Novel,” Jacqueline Winspear; “School Days,” Robert Parker; “Shalimar the Clown,” Salman Rushdie; “We’re All in This Together: a Novella and Stories,” Owen King.


“1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus,” Charles C. Mann; “My Detachment: a Memoir,” Tracy Kidder; “Suburban Safari: a Year on the Lawn,” Hannah Holmes; “Under the Banner of Heaven,” Jon Krakauer.

Children’s books

“Flush,” Carl Hiaasen; “High Rhulain,” Brian Jacques; “Hurry and the Monarch,” Antoine O’Flatharta; “Leaf Man,” Lois Ehlert; “Mercy Watson to the Rescue,” Kate DiMillo.

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

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

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

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