July 22, 2014

National Book Award Winners 2013

FICTIONNBA2013 The Good Lord Bird

James McBrideThe Good Lord Bird
(Riverhead Books/Penguin Group USA)


NBA2013 The UnwindiingNONFICTION

George PackerThe Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America
(Farrar, Straus and Giroux)

NBA2013 Incarnadine


Mary SzybistIncarnadine: Poems
(Graywolf Press)

NBA2013 The Thing About Luck




Cynthia KadohataThe Thing About Luck
(Atheneum Books for Young Readers/Simon & Schuster)

Olean Public Library Purchases eBooks

Title Creator(s) Cost (USD)
24 Hours Greg Iles $11.99
The Accidental Bride Christina Skye $7.99
Almost Everything Tate Hallaway $11.99
Almost Final Curtain Tate Hallaway $11.99
Amelia Anne is Dead and Gone Kat Rosenfield $11.99
The American Heiress Daisy Goodwin $40.00
Any Duchess Will Do Tessa Dare $5.99
B is for Burglar Sue Grafton $40.00
Bared to You Sylvia Day $15.99
Before I Go To Sleep S. J. Watson $7.99
Big Sky Wedding Linda Lael Miller $7.99
Blowback Valerie Plame, Sarah Lovett $15.99
The Bonesetter’s Daughter Amy Tan $20.99
Bring Up the Bodies Hilary Mantel $40.00
Caliban’s War James S.A. Corey $48.00
The Care and Handling of Roses with Thorns Margaret Dilloway $11.99
A Change of Fortune Jen Turano $14.99
Chasing the Bear: A Young Spenser Novel Robert Andrew Parker $11.99
Close Your Eyes Iris Johansen, Roy Johansen $40.00
Come Home Lisa Scottoline $40.00
Cowboy Take Me Away Jane Graves $24.00
The Cruelest Month Louise Penny $40.00
The Death of Bees Lisa O’Donnell $11.99
Diamond in the Rough Diana Palmer $6.99
Dream Eyes Jayne Ann Krentz $15.99
The Edge of Nowhere Elizabeth George $15.99
Entwined with You Sylvia Day $11.99
The Facades Eric Lundgren $15.99
A Fatal Grace Louise Penny $40.00
The Fear Artist Timothy Hallinan $14.95
Fire Study Maria V. Snyder $9.99
Flowers for Algernon Daniel Keyes $12.95
For Better, For Worse Elizabeth Jeffrey $24.99
The Glassblower of Murano Marina Fiorato $40.00
God Save the Child Robert B. Parker $23.97
The Gods of Gotham Lyndsay Faye $11.99
Great North Road Peter F. Hamilton $85.00
The Hobbit (Movie Tie-In) J. R. R. Tolkien $14.99
Home Front Kristin Hannah $40.00
The House I Loved Tatiana de Rosnay $40.00
A Hundred Flowers Gail Tsukiyama $40.00
The Husband’s Secret Liane Moriarty $15.99
I Am the Messenger Markus Zusak $32.97
If You Could Be Mine Sara Farizan $16.95
The Impeachment of Abraham Lincoln Stephen L. Carter $47.85
The Interestings Meg Wolitzer $18.99
Iron Gray Sea Taylor Anderson $10.99
A is for Alibi Sue Grafton $40.00
Joy For Beginners Erica Bauermeister $15.99
The Kitchen God’s Wife Amy Tan $15.99
Law of the Desert Born Louis L’Amour $17.97
Leviathan Wakes James S.A. Corey $24.00
Limitations Scott Turow $40.00
Live by Night Dennis Lehane $13.99
Lost Memory of Skin Russell Banks $11.99
The Lottery and Other Stories Shirley Jackson, A. M. Homes $40.00
Love in a Nutshell Janet Evanovich, Dorien Kelly $40.00
Magic Study Maria V. Snyder $9.99
The Marriage Artist Andrew Winer $40.00
The Marriage Plot Jeffrey Eugenides $40.00
Middle C William H Gass $32.99
Middlesex Jeffrey Eugenides $40.00
The Midnight Palace Carlos Ruiz Zafon $27.00
Mortal Stakes Robert B. Parker $23.97
A Most Peculiar Circumstance Jen Turano $14.99
Oath of Office Michael Palmer $40.00
One Good Earl Deserves a Lover Sarah MacLean $7.99
One Thousand White Women Jim Fergus $40.00
Only Time Will Tell Jeffrey Archer $40.00
The Paris Architect Charles Belfoure $25.99
A Place in the Country Elizabeth Adler $40.00
The Prince of Mist Carlos Ruiz Zafon $27.00
The Professional Robert B. Parker $11.99
Reflected in You Sylvia Day $15.99
The Ridge Michael Koryta $38.00
Rising Tides Taylor Anderson $10.99
The Ritual Adam Nevill $40.00
A Rogue By Any Other Name Sarah MacLean $7.99
The Rook Daniel O’Malley $39.00
The Secret Keeper Beverly Lewis $14.99
Secret Santa Fern Michaels, Marie Bostwick, Laura Levine, et. al. $13.98
Seven for a Secret Lyndsay Faye $15.99
The Shadow of the Wind Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Lucia Graves $15.99
Shattered Dani Pettrey $14.99
The Sigma Protocol Robert Ludlum $40.00
The Signature of All Things Elizabeth Gilbert $15.99
Silent Night Robert B. Parker, Helen Brann $15.99
The Silent Wife A. S. A. Harrison $11.99
The Silver Linings Playbook Matthew Quick $40.00
The Sins of the Father Jeffrey Archer $40.00
The Song of Achilles Madeline Miller $11.99
Spring Fever Mary Kay Andrews $40.00
Still Life Louise Penny $40.00
Storm Surge Taylor Anderson $15.99
Stranded Dani Pettrey $14.99
Talent for Trouble, a Jen Turano $14.99
This Book Is Full of Spiders David Wong $40.00
The Tristan Betrayal Robert Ludlum $40.00
Twelve Sharp Janet Evanovich $40.00
W is for Wasted Sue Grafton $15.99
Warm Hearts Barbara Delinsky $40.00
The Watcher in the Shadows Carlos Ruiz Zafon $54.00
A Wedding in Springtime Amanda Forester $6.99
Whistling In the Dark Lesley Kagen $15.99
The Winter King Bernard Cornwell $40.00
Wolf Hall Hilary Mantel $40.00
Zoo City Lauren Beukes $6.99
 Total $2,695.01

December 2013 LibraryReads List


The top ten books published this month that librarians across the country love.

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November Events at Myers Memorial Library

> Thursday, November 14    11:30-2:30    Community Room in use
> Tuesday, November 19  6:30-8    Board of Trustees meeting. Open to the public.
> Wednesday, November 20    3:30 & 6:00    Free monthly movie: Monsters University. All movies sponsored by Frewsburg Pharmacy “We Care About You”
> Thursday, November 21    11:30-2:30    Community Room in use
> Tuesday, November 26- 6:00    Writers group
> Thursday – Saturday, November 28-30  Library closed- Thanksgiving weekend

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