New Digital Audiobooks

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Titles are all available from our Overdrive digital collection. New to Overdrive? All you need is a local library card and a computer or mobile device to download audiobooks and ebooks for FREE! Click here for information on how to start using Overdrive.

Creativity, Inc. by Ed Catmull: Details how Catmull, co-founder of Pixar, built an enduring creative culture that doesn’t pay lip service to the importance of things like honesty, communication, and originality, but is committed to them, no matter how difficult it may be.

Living with a Wild God by Barbara Ehrenreich: Part memoir, part philosophical and spiritual inquiry, Living With a Wild God brings an older woman’s wry and erudite perspective to a young girl’s uninhibited musings on the questions that, at one point or another, torment us all.

I’ll Have What She’s Having by Rebecca Harrington: A humorous look at the eating habits of the fit and famous–from Gwyneth’s goji berry and quail egg concoctions to Jackie Kennedy’s baked potato and Beluga caviar regimen.

It Was Me All Along by Andie Mitchell: All her life, Andie Mitchell had eaten lustily and mindlessly, but when she stepped on the scale on her twentieth birthday and it registered 268 pounds, she knew she had to change the way she thought and that her life was at stake.

The Map of Heaven by Eben Alexander: Explores humankind’s spiritual history and the birth of modern science in the seventeenth century, showing how we forgot, and are now at last remembering, who we really are and what our true destiny really is.

Minding the Manor by Molly Moran:Fans of Downton Abbey will fall in love with this charming true story of a feisty and fun-loving young English girl’s adventures while in domestic service as a scullery maid, kitchen maid, and cook in the 1930s.

The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert: a powerful and important work about the future of the world, blending intellectual and natural history and field reporting into a compelling account of the mass extinction unfolding before our eyes.

American Titan by Marc Eliot: Offers an exciting, groundbreaking new take on an American icon—the most legendary Western film hero of all time, John Wayne.

Deep Down Dark by Tobar Hector: The official story of the survival, faith, and family of Chile’s thirty-three trapped miners who were trapped beneath thousands of feet of rock for a record-breaking sixty-nine days.

Flash Boys by Michael Lewis: The story of a small group of Wall Street men who discover the US stock market has been rigged for the benefit of insiders and that, post-financial crisis, the markets have become not more free but less, and more controlled by the big Wall Street banks.

Based on the Book

Paddington Bear, based on the beloved children’s novel, will open in theatres this month. We have a number of Paddington books available in both the picture book and Juvenile sections of the library. Stop in and check one out, and introduce your children to this wonderful character before going to see the movie!

New Adult Fiction

new bookwormMurder Tightly Knit by Vannetta Chapman: When a local Amish man is found dead, the Middlebury Amish Artisan Village comes under suspicion.

Scorched Eggs by Laura Childs: Suzanne, Petra, and Toni–co-owners of the Cackleberry Club Café are equally good at serving up breakfast and serving up justice. This time they turn up the heat on a deadly firebug.

Tom Clancy Full Force and Effect by Mark Greaney: President Jack Ryan is faced with and old challenge with a terrifying new twist that will make North Korea a dangerous force on the world stage . . . one that includes the elimination of the President of the United States.

Christmas on 4th Street by Susan Mallery: After Nicole Perkins opens her store, The Christmas Attic, business is booming. When Gabriel Boylan offers to help out they share mistletoe kisses and she wonders if she is just a distraction for him– or is true love just waiting to be unwrapped?

The Cinderella Murder by Mary Higgins Clark: When Laurie Morgan’s new, successful cold case television show raises questions about the murder of a young actress causing Hollywood’s elite to come under scrutiny, and the high ratings may end up coming at a great price.

The Girl Who Came Home by Hazel Gaynor: When Titanic survivor Maggie Murphy wakes up alone in a New York hospital, she vows never to speak of the tragedy again, until she shares a secret about the Titanic with her granddaughter Grace, leading them both in new directions.

Nowhere But Home by Liza Palmer: After Queenie Wake returns home hopeful that the bad memories of her late mother and promiscuous sister have been forgotten by the locals, she discovers that some people can’t be forgotten—especially heartbreaker Everett Coburn.

Hard Limit by Meredith Wild: Blake Landon is a man who has everything – wealth, good looks, and the love of Erica Hathaway. On the verge of making the ultimate commitment, Erica uncovers an unsettling chapter in Blake’s history that may destroy their promise of forever.

Mrs. Hemingway by Naomi Wood (Large Print): Each Mrs. Earnest Hemingway thought their love would last forever; each one was wrong. This paints a complex portrait of the man behind the legend and the women behind the man.

A Love Undone by Cindy Woodsmall (Large Print): Old order Amish Jolene Keim meets Andy fisher, father to a nine-year-old. As a man whose wife abandoned him, he is unable to divorce or remarry according to the Amish ways, and the two find themselves confronted by difficult choices.


New DVDs

movie nightAnd So It Goes: Realtor Oren Little, willfully obnoxious to anyone who might cross his path, wants nothing more than to sell one last house and retire in peace and quiet. Then, his estranged son drops off a granddaughter he never knew existed.

Jersey Boys: The story of four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to form the iconic 1960s rock group The Four Seasons.

When the Game Stands Tall: The remarkable journey of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur, who took the De La Salle High School Spartans from obscurity to a 151-game winning streak that shattered all records for any American sport.

Dancing at Lughnasa: Despite their hardships, five sisters living in rural Ireland in 1936 are able to embrace life and all its complexities and dance with joy in their hearts.

Guardians of the Galaxy: Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a villain that threatens the entire universe. To evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits.

Here Comes the Boom: High school teacher Scott Voss is desperate to save the music program at his cash-strapped school. Learning that fighting in MMA matches provides nice payout, Voss decides to put his former collegiate wrestling skills to the test and climb into the octagon.

If I Stay: What should have been a carefree family drive changes everything in an instant. Caught between life and death for one revealing day, Mia has only one decision left, which will not only decide her future but her ultimate fate.

Into the Storm: In the span of a single day, the town of Silverton is ravaged by an unprecedented onslaught of tornadoes. The entire town is at the mercy of the erratic and deadly cyclones, even as storm trackers predict the worst is yet to come.

How To Train Your dragon 2: When Hiccup and Toothless discover a secret ice cave with wild dragons and a mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves in an epic battle to save the future of man and dragons!

22 Jump Street: After making their way through high school twice, big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have a grip on everything in New York from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.