Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire

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Submitted by: Patricia on 02/02/2023 - 3:49pm
February is here, and that means Valentine's Day is just around the corner! If you're looking for some light-hearted love stories to get you ready for the 14th, grab a box of candy hearts and cozy up with one of the romantic comedies below. Having trouble placing a request? Need a book in a different format?  Email reference@bedfordnh.org and we'll be happy to help!  
Submitted by: Patricia on 01/26/2023 - 12:21pm
Colleen Hoover's books have become wildly popular at the Bedford Public Library! If you're one of her many fans or are just looking for something to read while you wait for your turn with one of her books, browse the carousels below to find more titles we think you may enjoy! Already read these? Need more recommendations? Bedford Public Library cardholders can get customized reading suggestions from the librarians by filling out our...
Submitted by: Patricia on 01/12/2023 - 3:33pm
Are you participateing in the Winter Reading Challenge for adults and teens? Looking for some winter inspiration to guide your reading? Check out the carousels below for some books ideas to accompany the chilly days and nights ahead! Need more recommendations? Not finding the format you're looking for? Email reference@bedfordnh.org or call (603) 472-2300 and we'll be happy to help! ...
Submitted by: Patricia on 01/05/2023 - 12:42pm
Here at the Bedford Public Library, we're looking ahead to an exciting year of new books to read! But before we start in on our 2023 challenges and all of the reviews for new books to come, here are some of the staff's favorite books that we read in 2022! To find any of these books in our online catalog, hover over the cover image, then click on a format icon. You can also call (603) 472-2300 or email ...
Submitted by: Patricia on 12/29/2022 - 4:09pm
The year is drawing to a close. As we look back on 2022, take a peek at some of the books, movies, and music that were popular at the Bedford Public Library this year! Is there anything you're surprised to see? Anything you missed? Click on a cover image to view any of the items in our online catalog.   Fiction Nonfiction Young Adult Mystery Biography...
Submitted by: Patricia on 12/15/2022 - 11:13am
Snow is on the way! While there are definitely some down sides to winter, it's an exciting time for those who love to get out there and ski, skate, play hockey, ice fish, or participate in any number of winter sports and activities. Explore the carousels below to find a few books to instruct and inspire you in your search for some winter fun this year! Can't find what you're looking for here? Email ...
Submitted by: Patricia on 12/08/2022 - 1:05pm
Did you love the heartwarming story of a 1960's woman who forges her own path in Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus? Browse the carousels below to find more titles you may also enjoy! Not finding what you're looking for? Need more suggestions? Bedford Library cardholders can use the BookMatch form to request customized reading recommendations from...
Submitted by: Patricia on 12/01/2022 - 11:51am
With the recent popularity of memoirs by Matthew Perry, Paul Newman and Jennette McCurdy, you may find yourself craving more stories about life on the stage and screen... Or maybe you're looking for something to tide you over while you wait for your chance to devour one of these bestsellers?  Look no further! Read on to find some of the recent and noteworthy "show biz" memoirs and autobiographies that have made their way onto the shelves of the...
Submitted by: Patricia on 11/01/2022 - 7:01pm
Browse the covers below for a sneak peek at some of the exciting new titles coming to the Bedford Public Library in November, 2022. Click on the cover images to visit our online catalog so that you can read more about the books and pace your hold requests early!  
Submitted by: Patricia on 10/27/2022 - 3:20pm
Audiobooks have been increasing in popularity over the last decade – and it’s easy to understand why.  In addition to being a great alternative for readers with low vision or reading difficulties, audiobooks are a fun way to make reading more portable and flexible.  Popping a CD into your car’s player or connecting an eAudiobook over Bluetooth makes your commute go faster.  Or you can plug your headphones into a Playaway on a lanyard while you...

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