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  • Bibliobites in January: Just Say “Non!” (2/16/2017) - French cooking has (despite Julia Child’s efforts) a reputation for being complicated, fussy, and maybe a bit pretentious.  It’s a cuisine famed for its reliance on butter, cream, and rich sauces.  Traditionally it’s a meat-centric cuisine as well, with vegetables being little more than an afterthought.  Well-known food blogger Clotilde Dusoulier, author of the January … Continue reading Bibliobites in January: Just Say “Non!”
  • One Book Chelmsford 2017 (2/3/2017) - This year’s One Book selection is Stronger, by Chelmsford native Jeff Bauman, about his experiences before and after the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. Copies of the book are available at the library, as well as the list of One Book programs leading up to a visit from the author on Friday, April 21st!
  • Top 10 Most Anticipated Young Adult Books of Winter 2017 (1/30/2017) - Winter is going to be awesome for book fans! Make sure you don't miss these new and upcoming books by authors like A. G. Howard, Veronica Roth, Victoria Aveyard, and Adam Silvera!
  • Friday Fiction Midwinter list (1/26/2017) - The Midwinter Friday Fiction list is, admittedly, a little darker in tone than usual: There are suspense titles featuring anxiety ridden Londoners (Her Every Fear) and violence obsessed teens (The Female of the Species). A few politically charged titles featuring hopeful migrants (Exit West, Salt to the Sea) and jaded expats (The Refugees). And some … Continue reading Friday Fiction Midwinter list