Reader's Guilt

Ever pick up a book that you’ve had your eye on and find out that after investing some time into reading it, you’re just not that into it?  Our “reader’s guilt” tells us that we should stick i

The Lazy Couponer

The Lazy Couponer: How to Save Over $25,000 per year in just 45 minutes each week by Jamie Chase

The Expats as a First Time Novel is First Rate!

Aimee’s entry about first-time novels leads me to tell about a first-time novel that I enjoyed reading this past summer:  The Expats, a spy thriller by Chris Pavone, who has previousl

Take a chance on new authors!

We all get in reading ruts sometimes, even librarians. We stick with authors we know, ones we are comfortable with, ones we feel won’t let us down.

An Exciting New Way to Take Classes!

Have you ever wished you could learn something new, but don’t have the time or money to take a class?   Would you like to learn tools to advance your career?   Master a new craf

Updates on the eReading World!

From the many new eReader model announcements to Overdrive enhancements, there’s a lot to be excited about in the eReading world these days.

The Website You Can’t Live Without

If you have ever wondered where a title is in a series, or if an author has written other books, I have a website for you: Fantastic Fiction (

Want to listen to an arresting audio book?

Then listen to The Heretic's Daughter by Kathleen Kent., a compelling historical novel that is primarily set in the Andover-Billerica area of Massachusetts in the 1690s.  The narrator

Exciting and Interesting Science Books!

Our library is extremely fortunate to be well funded. What this means for the librarians that are responsible for collection development is that we are able to buy lots of amazing books.

One Book, One Watertown Events Begin!

After months of anticipation, the Watertown Free Public Library is thrilled to be kicking off our 2 jam-packed months of events celebrating Harper Lee’s classic American novel, To Kill a Mockin