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Recommended Books for Readers Who Loved A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 3:57pm -- Patricia

Whether you loved the beautifully drawn character of Count Rostov, were intrigued by the setting of 1920's Moscow or enjoyed the lyrical writing style, there are more great books like A Gentleman in Moscow waiting for you to pick them up.  Browse the carousels below to see more titles that we think you'll also enjoy.  Just click on the cover image to be taken to our online catalog, where you can read more about the book or place a hold request.

Read a Challenged Book for Banned Books Week

Wed, 09/29/2021 - 1:56pm -- Patricia

According to the American Library Association, "Banned Books Week (September 26-October 2, 2021) is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it spotlights current and historical attempts to censor books in libraries and schools. It brings together the entire book community — librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types — in shared support of the freedom to seek and to express ideas, even those some consider unorthodox or unpopular."

Books for Readers Who Loved People We Meet on Vacation by Emily Henry

Thu, 09/16/2021 - 3:58pm -- Patricia

Are you finished reading Emily Henry's People We Meet on Vacation and looking for more romance books with a sense of humor, fun travel and opposites attracting?  Scroll through the carousels below to see more titles we recommend.  If you find something you like, click on the cover image to view it in our online catalog or place a request.

Books Displays From August, 2021

Sun, 09/05/2021 - 2:11pm -- Patricia

Were you too busy last month to come in and browse our books displays?  Or maybe you borrowed a book from a display that you loved and want to find more like it?  Scroll through the carousels below to see what books were featured at the Bedford Public Library in August.  If you find something you like, click on the cover image or format icon to find it in the catalog and place a hold for in-person or curbside pickup!

Books for Fans of The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman

Thu, 08/12/2021 - 2:59pm -- Patricia

The sequel to Richard Osman's The Thursday Murder Club - the story of four unlikely friends who meet weekly in the Jigsaw Room of their retirement village to discuss unsolved crimes - comes out this September.  If you're eagerly awaiting the second installment in this witty series, browse the carousels below for some suggestions of what to read while you wait.  (Just clcik the cover image to request a copy in our online catalog!)

Coming Soon: August 2021 New Releases

Wed, 08/04/2021 - 1:42pm -- Patricia

Curious to see what new books are coming out in August?  Browse the covers below to see some of the new books for adults and young adults on order at the Bedford Public Library with August release dates!  Just hover over the cover and click on the icons to view the titles in our online catalog, where you can read reveiws, look up series information or place a request.

Can't find what your looking for?  Need help placing a hold request?  Please call (603) 472-2300 or email reference@bedfordnh.org for assistance.

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