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Ocker, J. W.

Contents: Horror legends and personalities -- Infamous crimes, killers, and tragedies -- Horror movie-filming locales -- Notable cemeteries, gravestones, and other memento mori -- Classic monsters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Countryman Press 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.4 OCK

Strout, Elizabeth.

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: In a small town in New England, a girl has an affair with her schoolteacher. Amy Goodrow lives with her protective single mother and the novel examines the way the scandal affects their relationship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1998

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Ulrich, Laurel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974 ULR

Foster, David R.

Summary: In 1977 David Foster took to the woods of New England to build a cabin with his own hands. Along with a few tools he brought a copy of the journals of Henry David Thoreau. Foster was struck by how different the forested landscape around him was from the one Thoreau described more than a century earlier. The sights and sounds that Thoreau experienced on his daily walks through 19th-century...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard University Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.3 FOS

Alcott, Louisa May

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: In picturesque nineteenth-century New England, tomboyish Jo, beautiful Meg, fragile Beth, and romantic Amy come of age while their father is off to war.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1995

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Anderson, Robert Charles

Summary: "Covering individuals not included in previous Great Migration compendia, this complete survey lists the names of all known to have come to New England during the Great Migration period, 1620-1640. Each entry provides the name of the head of household, English or European origin (if known), date of migration, principal residences in New England, and the best available sources of information for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.374 Anderson

Lamb, Wally.

Summary: Dominick Birdsey, a forty-year-old housepainter living in Three Rivers, Connecticut, finds his subdued life greatly disturbed when his identical twin brother Thomas, a paranoid schizophrenic, commits a shocking act of self-mutilation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1998

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAM

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC LAM

Summary: Two neighbors in a small New England town go to war when one of them decides to decorate his house with a so many Christmas lights that they are visible from space. The neighborhood is turned upside down as the families try to discover the true meaning of Christmas.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: DVD Holiday D

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE DEC

Alcott, Louisa May

Summary: Chronicles the joys and sorrows of the four March sisters as they grow into young ladies in nineteenth-century New England.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1994

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC ALC

Kull, Andrew

Summary: New England Cemeteries highlights the cultural treasures to be found within this regions graveyards. There are 260 cemeteries worth visiting, and New England Cemeteries will route you to them. -from book jacket

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: S. Greene Press 1975

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.574 Kull

Connolly, Sheila.

Summary: Some baby-faced chefs are looking to open a restaurant in Granford. They plan on using local foods--great news for city girl banker-turned-orchard owner Meg Corey. Yet when one of the chefs is found dead, Meg discovers they may have a locally grown killer on their hands.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P CON

Junger, Sebastian.

Summary: The incredible true account of the most extraordinary storm of the 20th century, this is the story of a tempest born from so rare a combination of factors it was deemed "perfect" and of the doomed fishing boat with her crew of six that was helpless in the midst of a force beyond comprehension.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norton 1997

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 974.4 JUN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974.45 JUN

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 974.45 JUN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 974.45 Junger 1997

Wessels, Tom

Summary: This is a field guide that residents and visitors, landowners and foresters, students and hikers, and anyone who walks in the woods of the Northeast can use to discern the history of virtually any piece of land. What is the evidence: Are trees old or young? Are they standing or have they fallen? Did they snap mid-trunk or tip up with their roots? What is the human footprint on the land -...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Countryman Press 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 577.30974 WES

Summary: After Barbara and Adam Maitland are killed in a car crash, they find themselves trapped as ghosts in their beautiful New England farmhouse. Their peaceful 'existence' is disrupted when a yuppie family, the Deetz's, buy their house. The Maitlands are too nice and harmless as ghosts and all their efforts to scare the Deetz away are unsuccessful. They decide to call to Beetlejuice, a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2008

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE BEE

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Beetlejuice 2008

Lewis, Stephen

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEW

Monkman, Jerry

Summary: This guide details 25 of the best scenic tours during fall foliage season in New England. Trips vary from short drives on the coast to all-day excursions in the region’s mountains and forests. Detailed maps and itineraries complement trip descriptions that tell you what you’ll find along the route. In addition, sidebars suggest short walks and hikes that are great diversions when a little...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Countryman Press 2017

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 NEW

Schaefer, Laura

Summary: During one year, Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy March, aged nine to thirteen, get to know their neighbors the Lawrences, attend school dances and sleepovers, have first crushes, and grow closer despite their differences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SCH

Wharton, Edith

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dover Publications 1991

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WHA

Summary: Terror hits home in this harrowing psychological thriller that will chill you to the bone. Recently widowed child psychologist Mary Portman lives an isolated existence caring for her bedridden stepson in rural New England. But when a young boy Mary is treating goes missing in a snowstorm and is presumed dead, she becomes convinced that his ghost is haunting her, and soon Mary's grip on reality...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD SHU

Shreve, Anita.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Shrev

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Shrev

Summary: Set in New England during the Civil War, it chronicles the lives and loves of Jo, Meg, Amy, and Beth, four sisters who must rely on each other for strength in the face of tragedies both large and small, after their father leaves for battle.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Koch Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY LIT

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD L

Alcott, Louisa May

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Naxos AudioBooks 2000

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Jacobson-Hardy, Michael

Summary: This text documents, through photographs and words, the changing world of manual labour in late 20th-century New England. It gives voice to the workers themselves, the women and men who have been affected most by recent social and economic transformation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Massachusetts Press 1996

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 331.2 JAC

Savage, James

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Publishing Company 1986

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1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.374 SA