Bedford Public Library

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Submitted by: Patricia on 01/03/2022 - 2:59pm
Looking for something great to read next?  Browse the carousels below to explore some of the Bedford Public Library staff's favorite books that they read during 2021!       Kim's Picks Angela's Picks Tricia's Picks Lindsey's Picks Carla's Picks Sue's Picks Caitlin's Picks Kerri's Picks ...
Submitted by: Patricia on 12/29/2021 - 12:39pm
Curious about what your friends and neighbors have been reading, listening to and watching this year?  Wondering what books, movies and music might have slipped under your radar?  Browse the carousels below to see some of the most popular items at the Bedford Public Library in 2021!   Fiction Nonfiction Mysteries Biographies Science Fiction & Fantasy...
Submitted by: Emily on 12/27/2021 - 4:40pm
Are you ready for a fresh start in 2022?  Have you made a resolution to embrace wellness, fix your finances, learn something new, or get organized?  If so, the Library is here to help you keep your resolution and accomplish your goals.  Take a look at these books for inspiration, encouragement, and solid advice for making a change.  Also, visit the eLearning page for online...
Submitted by: Reference on 12/15/2021 - 3:51pm
It's the most wonderful time of the year...for baking!  Are you looking for new recipes?  Do you want to master a tricky technique?  Do you need to find gluten-free or vegan cookie recipes?  Check out these books for inspiration.
Submitted by: Patricia on 11/29/2021 - 7:45pm
It's been a busy fall here at the Bedford Public Library! Whether you've also been busy and didn't get a chance to check out our displays in October and November or you just wanted another shot at a particular favorite, be sure to browse the carousels below to find curated collections filled with books of all kinds. October Folk Horror Witches Bookshelves Breaking...
Submitted by: Patricia on 11/24/2021 - 12:33pm
Looking for a book to help you get into the holiday spirit, but don't have a lot of time to read while you're getting ready for visitors, decorating and cooking up a storm?  Check out the titles below to find short story collections, novellas and novels under 250 pages, all available to check out from the Bedford Public Library.  
Submitted by: Reference on 11/04/2021 - 3:17pm
Browse the carousels below to find nonfiction books that explore Indigenous history and culture as well as outstanding fiction and poetry by Native authors. If you find a book that interests you, click on the cover images below to read more or place a hold in our...
Submitted by: Patricia on 10/27/2021 - 3:57pm
Whether you loved the beautifully drawn character of Count Rostov, were intrigued by the setting of 1920's Moscow or enjoyed the lyrical writing style, there are more great books like A Gentleman in Moscow waiting for you to pick them up.  Browse the carousels below to see more titles that we think you'll also enjoy.  Just click on the cover image to be taken to our online catalog, where you can read more about the book or place a hold...
Submitted by: Reference on 10/21/2021 - 2:06pm
It’s that time of year—whether you have a plethora of apples from an apple-picking extravaganza or you’re getting ready to wow friends and family at the holidays, pie season is upon us. Chill your butter, chop your fruit, and check out some of these excellent books to help hone your skills. We also have several seasons of The Great British Baking Show on DVD to inspire you. To request any of the items in the carousels below, just click on the...
Submitted by: Patricia on 09/30/2021 - 2:58pm
Sometimes fall can be the perfect time for a spine-tingling, pulse-pounding suspense or thriller book!  There are some exciting books coming out in fall 2021.  Just scroll through the grid below to get a sneak peek! See something you like?  Click on the cover to visit our online catalog and place your hold requests ahead of time.