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Sunday Author Talks 2015-2016

Our Sunday Author Talks series begins on October 4, 2016 at 4:00 pm. All talks are followed by a wine & cheese reception and book signing. Free admission. Seating is limited. Click here to view the schedule of talks.

Sunday, May 1, 2016 4:00 pm

Thomas O'Malley and Douglas Graham Purdy

We Were Kings

"We Were Kings" will be available for purchase June 21, 2016.

Kirkus Review, March 17, 2016

Publisher's Weekly, April 4, 2016

Copies of Serpents in the Cold will be available for purchase.


Sunday Author Talks is sponsored by Dean & Hamilton Realtors, Goodale Insurance, and A Taste For Wine & Spirits.

Dean & Hamilton Realtors logoGoodale Insurance logoA Taste For Wine & Spirits logo


Link to eSequelsCohasset cardholders now have access to, an online resource for lists of novels in correct reading sequence and indexes character, location and subject. Discover new authors or discover the newest book by your favorite author.

Sponsored by the Paul Pratt Memorial Library.

Library Book Group

Join us for coffee and discussion on the last Wednesday of every month at 10:00 am. All are welcome. Call the reference librarian for more information about this month's selection.

Ready Reads for Book Groups

Open book graphic Finding enough books for your book group has just become easier!

Now, local book group leaders may browse titles, select, and reserve a set of 10 books by using KitKeeper. Click here to begin . "Ready Reads” are sets of 10 paperback copies of popular books accompanied by reading discussion guides.  Kits circulate for 4 weeks. Call the Reference Librarian for more information.  


Overbooked - “A website for ravenous readers.”

Bookspot - Features quick links to the best book-related sites. Includes book reviews in national newspapers and periodicals, first chapters, author and publisher information and more.

Reader's Advice - - Search by author, series, or genre for read-a-likes and series lists.

WEB SITE FOR BOOK CLUBS - “The online community for reading groups.”