From November 2017 through January 2018, the library display will consist of books relevant to the concepts of hope, love, and giving thanks.  We hope that our selection will be able to lift your spirits and give you comfort.  Please stop by to see the selection and check out a book.


BF 503 .G667 2012, The positive dog: a story about the power of positivity / Jon Gordon

BF 575 .E55 B67 2016, Unselfie: why empathetic kids succeed in our all-about-me world / Michele Borba

BF 637 .C4 W553 2014, Gratitude & trust: six affirmations that will change your life / Paul Williams and Tracey Jackson

BF 818 .B76 2015, The road to character / David Brooks

BJ 1521 .C17 2013, The Cambridge companion to virtue ethics / Daniel C. Russell

BQ 4570 .C27 A93 2016, Awake at the bedside: contemplative teachings on palliative… / Matt Weingast

E 169 .Z83 L64 2015, The kindness diaries: one man’s quest to ignite goodwill and transform lives… / Leon Logothetis

HD 9940 .U6 L5553 2015, Life is good: the book / Bert and John Jacobs

HQ 755.86 .W57 2006, Wisdom of our fathers: lessons and letters from daughters and sons / Tim Russert

HV 1569.5 .E24 2015, Not impossible: the art and joy of doing what couldn’t be done / Mick Ebeling

PR 6051 .B68 K56 2015b, The kindness of enemies / Leila Aboulela

PZ 7 .P3725 L37 2015, Last stop on Market Street / Matt de la Peña

RC 211 .T3 K45 2012, Fever season: the story of a terrifying epidemic and the people who saved a city / Jeanette Keith

RB Digital eBooks

All the Light We Cannot See / Anthony Doerr (eAudiobook)

A Christmas Carol / Charles Dickens (eBook)

Fangirl / Ken Baker (eBook)

Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II / John W. Dower (eAudiobook)

Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina / Michaela Deprince (eBook)

What Color is Your Parachute? For Teens: Third Edition / Carol Christen and Richard Bolles (eBook)

Films on Demand

Giving Thanks / Segment from Animal Tales: the Gorilla Who Wouldn’t Say… / World Wide Media Organization

Giving Thanks / Segment from Spirit Doctors / National Film Board of Canada

TEDTalks: Faisal Abdul Rauf—Lose Your Ego, Find Your Compassion / TED

TEDTalks: Karen Armstrong—2008 TED Prize Wish, Charter for Compassion / TED

What I Want My Words to Do to You / PBS

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