Monthly Archives: August 2013

Fiction Roundup (late summer edition)

With the company (hopefully) heading home and summer winding down, here is your big chance to catch up on recent fiction.  Here’s a quick recap on some of the titles that have arrived at the Nichols Library in Center Harbor … Continue reading

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Hold on–it’s Coming! (Update)

Our copy of “Robert Galbraith”‘s (aka J. K Rowling) The Cuckoo’s Calling has shipped!!! (8/10).  We should have it within the week, so place your reserves now!  Meanwhile, here’s a review.

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Gettysburg in Fact and Fiction

This summer marks the 150th anniversary of the pivotal battle at Gettysburg, the so-called “high watermark of the Confederacy.”   Allen Guelzo’s brilliant new history The Last Invasion accomplishes the rare feat of combining  scholarly rigor with an engrossing narrative.  While … Continue reading

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