Hot Titles – New Spring Books!


We have a lot of popular best sellers at the Waban Library Center – books that typically have long waiting lists at other libraries.  We are also happy to take recommendations for books from our patrons.  Come in and check out these and many more hot titles! We also have a new collection of Playaways – all in one devices for you to listen to a favorite book.  See below for our entire collection!

booksWe’ve got new books in for the winter, so come check one out before the snow gets you stuck inside with nothing to read.

WLC March 2018 New Spring Books

Adult Fiction

The Power by Naomi Alderman
The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin
White Houses by Amy Bloom
Long Way from Home by Peter Carey
The Misfortune of Marion Palm by Emily Culliton
Every Note Played by Lisa Genova
The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
Munich by Robert Harris

The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen
An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce
Forest Dark by Nicole Krauss
The Temptation of Forgiveness: A Commissario Brunetti Mystery by Donna Leon
Sunburn by Laura Lippman
Love and Ruin by Paula McLain Publication date May 1st.
The Prague Sonata by Bradford Morrow
Still Me by Jojo Moyes

Winter Sisters by Robin Oliveira
 Dance to the Music of Time by Anthony Powell (3 BOOKS)
The first three volumes “A Dance to the Music of Time.”
The first in the series, “A Question of Upbringing,” second, “A Buyer’s Market,” and third, “The Acceptance World,”

Alternative Side by Anna Quindlen
You Think it, I’ll Say It by Curtis Sittenfeld Publication date April 24th.
The Perfect Nanny by Leila Slimani

The House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea
Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer (JC) Publication date April 3d.

Adult Non Fiction


My Floral Affair by Rachel Ashwell
Time Pieces: A Dublin Memoir by John Banville
A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership by James Comey  Publication date April 17th
Untangled by Lisa D’Amour

Broad Band by Claire Evans
Behemoth: A History of the Factory and the Making of the Modern World by Joshua B. Freeman

Half-Baked Harvest by Tieghan Girard
Enlightenment Now by Stephen Pinker
The Yes Brain by Daniel Siegel
Feel Free by Zadie Smith
The RBG Workout by Patrick Walsh
Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover

Childrens Books

Picture Books

On a Magical Do-Nothing Day by Beatrice Alemagna
Why Am I Me? By Paige Br
This Is Not a Valentine by Carter Higgins
The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse by Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen
Wolf in the Snow by Matthew Cordell
Love by Matt de la Pena
Windows by Julia Denos
All the Way to Havanna by Margarita Engle illustrated by Curato
Snow Scene by Richard Jackson
Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth by Oliver Jeffers
The Blue Songbird by Vern Kousky
Double Happiness by Nancy Tupper Ling
A Different Pond by Bao Phi
A Perfect Day by Lane Smith

                                                       Board Books

When Your Lion Needs a Bath by Susanna Leonard Hill
Little Blue Truck’s Springtime by Alice Schertle and Jill McElmurry 

Graphic Novel

Dog Man & Cat Kid by Dav Pilkey
Pashmina by Nidhi Chanani
Swing It, Sunny by Jennifer H



 Far From the Tree by Robin Benwa
Double Happiness by Nancy Tupper Ling
A Different Pond by Bao Phi
A Perfect Day by Lane Smith

Junior Fiction

 A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L’Engle
Tumble & Blue by Cassie Beasley
Mr Lemoncello’s Great Library Race by Chris Grabenstein
Diary of A Wimpy Kid: The Getaway by Jeff Kinney
Greenglass House by Kate Milford
The Starts Beneath Our Feet by David Barclay Moore
The Ship of the Dead: Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard by Rick Riordan







One thought on “Hot Titles – New Spring Books!

  1. Hi Marian
    You can search for a book and check its availability by going to Library Catalog below Hot Titles button.
    Unfortunately you cannot reserve it online.
    Please call the Library at 617-244-0700 to reserve or hold it for you and we will be glad to do that for you.
    Volunteer Librarian

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