Author Signing

Writer's Read at the Pollard Library - Afterglow edited by Grist

MA local and Grist Creative Manager Tory Stephens will be discussing and signing copies of his book, Afterglow: Climate Fiction for Future Ancestors, an anthology of climate fiction stories, in the ground floor meeting room at the Pollard Library. 

Afterglow: Climate Fiction for Future Ancestors By Grist (Editor) Cover Image
By Grist (Editor)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781620977583
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: New Press - February 7th, 2023

Elinor Lipman at the Pollard Memorial Library

We are so excited to join Elinor Lipman at the Pollard Memorial Library to launch her latest book, Ms Demeanor - the perfect book for cozy winter reading. You can buy your book at the store in advance of the event, or buy one from us at the library - we'll be set up in advance of the reading.

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Ms. Demeanor: A Novel By Elinor Lipman Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358677888
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - December 27th, 2022

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Ms. Demeanor: A Novel By Elinor Lipman Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063274341
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper - December 27th, 2022

Story Time with Carol Gordon Ekster & Kirsti Call

Carol Gordon Ekster is celebrating the release of her newest picture book with a story & craft time at lala books. Join us for the fun!

Trucker Kid By Carol Gordon Ekster, Russ Cox (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carol Gordon Ekster, Russ Cox (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781684466214
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Capstone Editions - January 1st, 2023

Some Daddies By Carol Gordon Ekster, Javiera Mac-Lean Álvarez (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781506460567
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Beaming Books - May 17th, 2022

The Big Scream By Kirsti Call, Denis Angelov (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kirsti Call, Denis Angelov (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781665907392
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little Simon - June 28th, 2022

Cold Turkey By Corey Rosen Schwartz, Kirsti Call, Chad Otis (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316430111
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 23rd, 2021

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Mass Center for the Book 2023 Reading Challenge

How It Works

  1. Sign up at https://www.massbook.org/readingchallenge
  2. Choose a book that fits the monthly challenge
  3. After you read, fill out a short form to tell Mass Center for the Book all about it
  4. That's it!
    • If you read at least one book, you will be invited to a year-end celebration hosted by Mass Center for the Book
    • If you read a book in each of the 12 months, you will be entered in a drawing to win 1 of 2 totes filled with books and Massachusetts goodies

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