Library Bookshare lists

September 17, 2007

Washington County Free Library presents the September edition of its monthly BookShare Notable Hardcover Fiction and Nonfiction Lists.

The books featured on these lists are scheduled for publication during the month of September and can be borrowed from the library.

Readers who are interested in reserving their copy of any title from the BookShare Notable New Hardcover Lists can call the Adult Information Desk at 301-739-3250, ext. 123, or access the library's SIRSI iBistro online catalog at home via the Web at

September 2007


1. "Bridge of Sighs," by Richard Russo (Alfred A. Knopf)

2. "The 47th Samurai: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel," by Stephen Hunter (Simon & Schuster)

3. "Playing for Pizza," by John Grisham (Doubleday Books)

4. "Drop Shot," by Harlan Coben (Delacorte Press)

5. "Sweet Revenge," by Diane Mott Davidson (William Morrow)

6. "Engleby," by Sebastian Faulks (Doubleday Books)


7. "Interred with Their Bones," by Jennifer Lee Carrell (Dutton Books)

8. "Trespass," by Valerie Martin (Nan A. Talese)

9. "Heartsick," by Chelsea Cain (St. Martin's Minotaur)

10. "Tomorrow: A Novel," by Graham Swift (Alfred A. Knopf)

11. "Pontoon: A Novel of Lake Woebegone," by Garrison Keillor (Viking Books)

12. "The Street of a Thousand Blossoms," by Gail Tsukiyama (St. Martin's Press)


1. "The War: An Intimate History, 1941-1945," by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns (Alfred A. Knopf)

2. "For Liberty and Glory: Washington, Lafayette, and Their Revolutions," by James R. Gaines (Norton)

3. "The Coldest Winter: America and the Korean War," by David Halberstam (Hyperion)

4. "What On Earth Have I Done?: Stories, Observations, and Affirmations," by Robert Fulghum (St. Martin's Press)

5. "Brother, I'm Dying," by Edwidge Danticat (Alfred A. Knopf)

6. "The Manhattan Project: The Birth of the Atomic Bomb by Its Creators, Eyewitnesses, and Historians," by Cynthia C. Kelly (Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers)

7. "Dave Barry's History of the Millennium (So Far)," by Dave Barry (Putnam)

8. "The Whale Warriors: The Battle at the Bottom of the World to Save the Planet's Largest Mammal," by Peter Heller (Free Press)

9. "The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court," by Jeffrey Toobin (Doubleday Books)

10. "War Without Death: A Year of Extreme Competition in Pro Football's NFC East," by Mark Maske (Penguin Press)

11. "Celebrity Detox: The Fame Game," by Rosie O'Donnell (Grand Central Publishing)

12. "The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story," by Diane Ackerman (Norton)

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