Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire


Take a Hike This Fall

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 4:56pm -- Patricia

Fall is a special time in New England. Even though the days are getting shorter and there's a bit of a chill creeping into the air, there's still time to get outside for a spectacular fall hiking adventure!

Browse the carousels below to find guides to some New England's best trails and views as well as books for kids and parents so everyone can participate!

Need more recommendations? Looking for something farther afield? The Reference Desk is here to help! Just call (603) 472-2300 or email


Coming Soon: New Books On-Order for September 2022

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 9:15am -- Patricia

September's shaping up to be a great month for readers, with new books due to be published by Elizabeth Strout, Richard Osman, Nicholas Sparks, Maggie O'Farrell, Fredrick Backman, Stephen King, Scott Turow and many more of our favorites. Browse the carousels below and click on the cover images to find the book in our online catalog and make sure your hold request is at the top of the list!

Looking for a book in another format? Can't find something that's been on your TBR list? Email and we'll be happy to assist!

More Books for Fans of The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

Wed, 08/24/2022 - 4:47pm -- Patricia

Did you love the strong characters, scandal, and glamour of The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid? Or are you eagerly awaiting a copy of this incredibly popular book? Read on to find more titles that we think you'll also enjoy!

To request a copy of any of the books below, click on the cover to visit our online catalog. You can also call (603) 472-2300 or email and we'll be happy to place a hold for you!


Print Books

10 Things (Besides Books) to Check Out from the Bedford Public Library

Thu, 08/18/2022 - 2:40pm -- Patricia

When you think of the library, books may be the first thing to come to mind. But there are many other resources to use at the library and even things besides books to check out. Read on to discover 10 things beside books, movies, and music that you can check out with your Bedford Public Library card.


Young Adult Mysteries

Thu, 08/04/2022 - 4:04pm -- Patricia

We all know high school can be tough, but an actual crime scene? Check out one of these young adult mysteries to find stories of teens investigating murders, disappearances, and the secrets that surround them.

Need help finding a book in a different format or placing a hold? Have questions about eBooks? Contact the Reference Desk by calling (603) 472-2300 or emailing

Books for Readers Who Loved Where the Crawdads Sing

Wed, 07/27/2022 - 3:12pm -- Patricia

Now that the movie has come out we're seeing a renewed interest in the hit novel, Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens.  If you (like many of us!) have already read and loved the book, browse the carousels below to find more titles you may enjoy!

Looking for more recommendations? Bedford Public Library cardholders can fill out our BookMatch form to get customized reading suggestions handpicked for you by the librarians!

Thrilling and chilling reads for a hot summer day

Thu, 07/21/2022 - 3:35pm -- Reference

Beat the heat by reading a thrilling story set in the polar regions!  Whether you prefer a tale of polar exploration, a natural history of penguins or polar bears, or a survival tale, there is something to help you stay cool.  Browse our suggestions below.  To check any of these titles out, just click the cover to find it in our online catalog or call (603) 472-2300 and we'll be happy to place a hold for you.

New Romance Coming Soon to the Bedford Public Library

Wed, 07/13/2022 - 5:16pm -- Patricia

Whether you prefer your romance novels sweet or steamy, comedic or filled with suspense, there's a lot to love in the new books we've got on order for the Bedford Public Library! For a sneak peek at some of the romance novels that are coming soon, browse the books below. Find something you like? Click on the cover to visit our online catalog and make sure you're at the top of the holds list!


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