James Prendergast Library Adds To Collection

The James Prendergast Library has announced new additions to its collection. They include:


Big Brother by Lionel Shriver. Pandora loves to cook. Her husband loved her cooking until he turned highly health conscious. When Pandora’s obese brother visits, Pandora will need to make some tough choices.

Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams. In 1938 Lily Dane expects a peaceful summer when she returns to Seaview, RI. But when her ex-best friend and ex-fianc show up married, Lily is thrown into a whirlwind.

Trains and Lovers by Alexander McCall Smith. Four strangers travel from Edinburgh to London by train. During their ride, they share stories of trains that have impacted their lives.

9th Girl by Tami Hoag

Antiagon Fire by L. E. Modesitt

Benjamin Franklin’s Bastard by Sally Cabot

Big Brother by Lionel Shriver

Blood of Heaven by Kent Wascom

Boy in the Snow by M. J. McGrath

Brush with Death by Karen MacInerney

Carrion Birds by Urban Waite

Celestials by Karen Shepard

Certain Summer by Patricia Beard

Children of the Jacaranda Tree by Sahar Delijani

Cinnamon and Gunpowder by Eli Brown

Close to the Bone by Stuart MacBride

Crossing Purgatory by Gary Schanbacher

Crypt Thief by Mark Pryor

Ecko Rising by Dante Ware

Engagements by J. Courtney Sullivan

Fairbairn Girls by Una-Mary Parker

Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton

Ghost Moth by Michelle Forbes

Good Kings, Bad Kings by Susan Nussbaum

Gunslinger by Stephen King

Hard Times by Charles Dickens

Hawk Quest by Robert Lyndon

Heist by Janet Evanovich

His Majesty’s Hope by Susan Elia MacNeal

House that Death Built by Jon Llewellyn Probert

Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams

In Times of Fading Light by Eugen Ruge

Independent People by Halldor laxness

Is this Tomorrow by Caroline Leavitt

Joyland by Stephen King

King’s Jar by Susan C. Shea

Knife of Dreams by Robert Jordan

Last Camellia by Sarah Jio

Last Girl by Jane Casey

Last Original Wife by Dorothea Benton Frank

Last Telegram by Liz Trenow

Lighthouse Bay by Kimberley Freeman

Long Live the King by Fay Weldon

Montaro Caine by Sidney Poitier

Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

One-Way Bridge by Cathie Pelletier

Out of the Black Land by Kerry Greenwood

Pale Horses by Jassy Mackenzie

Princess Elizabeth’s Spy by Susan Elia MacNeal

Quarryman’s Bride by Tracie Peterson

Silver Star by Janette Walls

Sisters by Patricia MacDonald

Sweet Salt Air by Barbara Delinsky

Time Between by Karen White

Time Flies by Claire Cook

Trains and Lovers by Alexander McCall Smith

Undeniably Yours by Becky Wade

Vacationland by Sarah Stonich

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

Week Before the Wedding by Beth Kendrick

When the Devil Drives by Christopher Brookmyre

Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls by Anton DiSclafani

You Are One of Them by Elliott Holt


A Delicate Truth by John Le Carre

Above all Things by Tanis Rideout

And Then I Found You by Patti Callahan Henry

Apple Orchard by Susan Wiggs

Fly Away by Kristin Hannah

Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman

Lost Art of Mixing by Erica Bauermeister

Pirate Alley by Stephen Coonts

Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore

Telling the Bees by Peggy Hesketh

Third Girl by Agatha Christie

Time Between by Karen White

Unintended Consequences by Stuart Woods


Flowers in the Sky by Lynn Joseph. Nina is sent from the Dominica Republic to New York City to live with her brother. Thrown into a new world, Nina struggles to adjust and must confront the realities of her brother’s new life.

Mila 2.0 by Debra Driza. Mila’s mother has been keeping a secret about Mila’s life. When Mila finds out, she ends up on the run from those who want her dead and those who want to use her.

Thousand Words by Jennifer Brown. Ashleigh sends her boyfriend a naked picture of herself via text. After the picture goes viral, Ashleigh is left to deal with the fallout as her friends and family distance themselves.

Echo by Alyson Noel

Escape Theory by Margaux Froley

Flowers in the Sky by Lynn Joseph

Golden by Jessi Kirby

Hooked by Liz Fichera

Indigo Spell by Richelle Mead

Lullaby by Amanda Hocking

Mila 2.0 by Debra Driza

Perfect Scoundrels by Ally Carter

Prisoner B-3087 by Alan Gratz

Revenge of a Not So Pretty Girl by Carolita Blythe

Struck by Lightning by Chris Colfer

Thousand Words by Jennifer Brown

Tidal by Amanda Hocking


A Curious Man by Neal Thompson. Thompson explores the life of Robert “Believe It or Not Ripley as he became a cartoonist and traveled the world seeking out oddities.

Here is Where by Andrew Carroll. Carroll details his trip across the country to find unmarked locations where historical and interesting events occurred.

Watchmaker’s Daughter by Sonia Taitz. Taitz is the daughter of two Holocaust survivors. In this memoir, she describes growing up in American and bringing healing to her parents.

A Curious Man by Neal Thompson

Act of Congress by Robert G. Kaiser

Almost Home by Kevin Ryan

Backyard Foraging by Ellen Zachos

Beg by Rory Freedman

Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

Brotherhood by Deepak Chopra

Call the Midwife by Jennifer Worth

Class A by Lucas Mann

Complete Guide to medications During Pregnancy & Breastfeeding by Carl P. Weiner

Culture and Customs of Sweden by Byron J. Nordstrom

Deerland by Al Cambronne

DiMaggios by Tom Clavin

Family Guide to Mental Health Care by Lloyd I. Sederer

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson

Fodor’s San Diego

Fort of Nine Towers by Qais Akbar Omar

Frozen in Time by Mitchell Zuckoff

Guns at Last Light by Rick Atkinson

Healing Power of the Breath by Richard P. Brown

Helen of Troy by Ruby Blondell

Here is Where by Andrew Carroll

I Wasn’t Strong Like This When I Started Out

Kindle Fire HD by Peter Meyers

Last Man in Russia by Oliver Bullough

Last of the Doughboys by Richard Rubin

Mickey and Willie by Allen Barra

My iPad by Gary Rosenzweig

My iPhone by Brad Miser

My Kindle Fire HD by Jim Cheshire

Our Lives, Our Fortunes & Our Sacred Honor by Richard R. Beeman

Plant Breeding for the Home Gardener by Joseph Tychonievich

Price of Justice by Laurence Leamer

Put ‘Em Up! Fruit by Sherri Brooks Vinton

Shadows of the Workhouse by Jennifer Worth


Watchmaker’s Daughter by Sonia Taitz

When Someone Dies by Scott Taylor Smith

Why We Write



Below Stairs by Margaret Powell

My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor


Best Kept Secret by Jeffrey Archer

Blossom Sisters by Fern Michaels

Delicate Truth by John Le Carre

Golden Egg by Donna Leon

Lean in by Sheryl Sandberg

Little Green by Walter Mosley

Maya’s Notebook by Isabel Allende

Mom & Me & Mom by Maya Angelou

My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor

Out of Order by Sandra Day O’Connor

Silken Prey by John Sandford

Whiskey Beach by Nora Roberts

Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud