New Books

Thank you to the Friends of the Chittenden Public Library for their continued support of our collection. 


APRIL 2023


Desert Star-Connelly

The Warsaw Orphan-Rimmer

All the Dangerous Things-Willingham

Poster Girl-Roth

The Boys From Biloxi-Grisham

Someone Else’s Shoes-Moyes

Hello Beautiful-Napolitano


Fall Guy-Mayor


Remarkably Bright Creatures-Van Pelt

Summer Fun-Thornton

I Have Some Questions For You-Makkai

Lucy E-Road to Victory-Cassie Horner

Charles F.-Road to Justice-Cassie Horner


Start a Community Garden-Joy

The Complete Guide to Saving Seeds-Gough 

Complete Guide to Going Organic At Home-Canyon

The New Heirloom Garden-Ogden

Surviving Collapse-Building Community toward Radical Sustainability-Erga


Darius the Great is Not Okay-Khorram

Darius the Great Deserves Better-Khorram

Tokyo Ever After-Jean

Cold the Night Fast the Wolves-Long

Ace of Spades-Abike-Iyimide

The House in the Cerulean Sea-Klune

Tumble & Fall-Coutts

Sorcery of Thorns-Rogerson

The Infinite Noise-Shippen

Charming as a Verb-Philippe

When You Get the Chance-Lord

The Brink of Darkness-Gile


A Thousand Splendid Suns-Hosseini

Airframe, The Lost World, Timeline-Crichton(3 titles)


I Love Mom with The Very Hungry Caterpillar

How Fletcher was Hatched

MARCH 2023

The following titles were donated to the Library

Leaves of Grass-NONFICTION

An Outdoor Journal-by Jimmy Carter-NONFICTION


Kellan Gobbles the Alphabet 

Way Out in the Desert



City of Ghosts, Bridge of Souls. Tunnel of Bones-Schwab-3 titles

We Are Not From Here-Sanchez

Truly Devious-M. Johnson


Van Gogh-Naifeh & Smith

Portrait of a Forest: Men & Machines-Bellerose


Payback’s a Witch-L. Harper

You Have a Match-E. Lord

The Girl With the Louding Voice-Abi Dare

February 2023


Spare – Prince Harry


The Passenger ( book 1) and Stella Maris (book 2) by Cormac MCCarthy

Us against You – Fredrik Backman

The Personal Librarian- Benedict and Murray

Clara and Mr. Tiffany – Susan Vreeland

The House in the Pines-Reyes-donated

The Whalebone Theater-Quinn donated

Beneath The Alabaster Spire by Alison Carr Wechter

Light from Uncommon Stars by Ryka Aoki

The Girl with all the Gifts – Mike Carey

Ugly Love – Colleen Hoover

Verity – Colleen Hoover

The Maid by Nita Prose

Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow- Gabrielle Zevin

Lessons in Chemistry- Bonnie Garmus

The Guilded Ones (book 1) – Namina Forda

The Merciless Ones(book 2)- Forda


Benedict Arnold’s Navy-J. Nelson donated 

Thomas Jefferson & the Tripoli Pirates- B. Kilmeade donated


Change Sings-Amanda Gorman donated

Sassy-Baby’s First Words- Board Book-donated

Five Unique Unicorns-Board Book-donated

Kellan’s Unbirthday Cake-Board Book-donated

January 2023


To Paradise by Hanya*

Lucy by the Sea by Elizabeth Strout

The New One- Birbiglia


Someday- Kingsbury

Elizabeth and Her German Garden- Von Arnim

Demon Copperhead- Kingsolver- donated by Sarah Q

The World of Curiosities- Penny- donated by Sarah Q

Non Fic

The Elements of Color- Itten

Color Mixing Recipes- Powell

Tommy The Gun that Changed America- Blumenthal- donated by Meredith Smith


She’s Not There- Boylan



The Width of the World- Baldacci

Stars Below- Baldacci


Fairy Tale-King

The Lincoln Highway-Towles

The Bullet that Missed- Osman

The Forest of Vanishing Stars- Harmel

Dreamland- Sparks

The Children on the Hill- McMayhon

Mad Honey- Picoult

Non Fic

Fen, Bog and Swamp- Proulx

Year of the Tiger: An Activist’s Life- Wong

Jane Against the World- Blumenthal

Bootleggers- Blumenthal

The Power of Regret- Pink

From Scratch- Moscow


Eleanor Roosevelt

The Sum of Our Days- Allende

Donated by Hanlon Family

The Storyteller- Dave Grohl

The Secret Keeper-Morton

The Clockmaker’s Daughter- Morton

We Begin at the End- Whitaker

History of Wolves- Fridlund

A Little Life- Yanagihara

The Girl from the Channel Islands-Lecoat



Skeletons at the Feast-Bohjalian

The Darkest Evening-Cleeves

The Nature of Witches-Griffin

The Man Who Died Twice-Richard Osman

Cilka’s Journey-Heather Morris-replacement copy

Three Sisters-Heather Morris


Animals in Translation-Temple Grandin & Catherine Johnson

Bright Earth: Art and the Invention of Color-Philip Ball

Selling Art Without Galleries-Daniel Grant

Philip Hoff; How Red Turned Blue in the Green Mountain State-Hand, Marro, Terry


Naruto Shonen Jump-Kishimoto


Last Night at the Telegraph Club-Lo

We Are Not Free-Chee

When We Wake-Healey

One Small Thing-Watt

We Know It Was You-Thrash

Half Bad-Green

The Boy With the Hidden Name-Dorset

The Girl Who Never Was-Dorset


Into the Still Blue-Rossi

Through the Ever Night-Rossi

Under the Never Sky-Rossi

Picture Book



The Rent Collector-Wright

The Clan of the Cave Bear-Auel

The Plains of Passage-Auel

The Land of Painted Caves-Auel

Big Stone Gap-Trigiani

Milk Glass Moon-Trigiani


The Stories of Eva Luna-Allende

Ines of my Soul-Allende

Island Beneath the Sea-Allende


FIC-Portrait of an unknown woman

        The Drowning Sea

        Tony’s Wife

         A Piece of the World

         Elegy for Eddie


This is How They Tell Me the World Ends

Yes, Please-Amy Poehler

Maya Angelou-A Song Flung Up to Heaven

Why Men Never Remember and Women Never Forget

JULY 2022

NONFIC: The Gender Identity Guide For Parents: Tavi Hawn

FIC: The Messenger of Truth: Jacqueline Winspear

NONFIC: Atomic Habits, An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones: James Clear

APRIL 2022:

NONFIC: The Changing World Order: Ray Dalio

NONFIC: Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life: Suleika Jaouad

NONFIC: Cool Flowers: Lisa Mason Ziegler 

FIC: The Singing Trees: Boo Walker 

FIC: Open Season: Archer Mayor (donation) 

FIC: The Henna Artist: Alka Joshi (donation)

FIC: In a Holidaze: Christina Lauren (donation) 

FIC: Barkskins: Annie Proulx (donation)

FIC: Distant Grave: Sarah Stewart Taylor

FIC: Mountains Wild:Sarah Stewart Taylor

FIC: House of Sky and Breath: Sarah J. Maas

FIC: Match: Harlan Coben

FIC: Recovery Agent:Janet Evanovich

FIC: Run, Rose, Run: James Patterson

FIC: Sunlit Weapon: Jacqueline Winspear 

FIC: Take My Hand: Dolen Perkins-Valdez

March 2022 

FIC: Abandoned in Death: J.D. Robb

FIC: Black Cake: Charmaine Wilkerson

FIC: Christie Affair: Nina De Gramont

FIC: Love & Saffron: A Novel of Friendship: Kim Fay

FIC: Once There Were Wolves: Charlotte McConaghy

FIC: Paris Apartment: Lucy Foley

FIC: Shadows of Pecan Hollow: Caroline Frost

February 2022:

FIC: People We Meet on Vacation: Emily Henry

FIC: Sentence: Louise Erdrich

FIC: Wish You Were Here: Jodi Picoult

NONFIC: Will: Will Smith

YA: We Contain Multitudes: Sarah Henstra

January 2022:

FIC Dark Hours: Michael Connelly

FIC Go Tell the Bees That I Am Gone: Diana Gabaldon

FIC Mercy: David Baldacci

FIC Music of Bees: Eileen Garvin

FIC: Stranger in the Lifeboat: Mitch Albom

FIC: Marked Man: Archer Mayor (donation) 

NONFIC: Intuitive Eating: Evelyn Tribole 

November 2021:

FIC: State of Terror: Hillary Rodham Clinton & Louise Penny 

FIC: Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois:  Honoree Fanonne Jeffers

FIC: Bewilderment: Richard, Powers

FIC: Cloud Cuckoo Land: Anthony Doerr

FIC: Jailhouse Lawyer: James Patterson

FIC: Wish: Nicholas Sparks

NONFIC: Minor Feelings: Cathy Park Hong

October 2021

FIC: Apples Never Fall: Liane Moriarty

NONFIC: Broken (in the Best Possible Way): Jenny Lawson

FIC: Harlem Shuffle: Colson Whitehead

FIC: It’s Better This Way: Debbie Macomber

FIC: Beautiful World, Where Are You: Sally Rooney

September 2021:

FIC: Billy Summers: Stephen King

FIC: Cellist: Daniel Silva

FIC:Falling: T. J. Newman

FIC: Golden Girl: Elin Hilderbrand 

FIC: Last Thing He Told Me: Laura Dave

FIC: Maidens:Alex Michaelides

FIC: Malibu Rising: Taylor Jenkins Reid

FIC: Paper Palace: Miranda Cowley Heller

FIC: Madness of Crowds: Louise Penny 

NONFIC: Think Again: The Power of Knowing: Adam Grant

NONFIC: This Is Your Mind on Plants: Michael Pollan

NONFIC: Hunt, Gather, Parent: What Ancient Cultures Can Teach Us about the Lost Art of Raising Happy, Helpful Little Humans: Michaeleen Doucleff

JULY 2021:

FIC: Eternal: Lisa Scottoline

FIC: Cilka’s Journey: Heather Morris

FIC: Great Circle: Maggie Shipstead

FIC: Legacy: Nora Roberts 

FIC: President’s Daughter: James Patterson & Bill Clinton

FIC: That Summer: Jennifer Weiner

YA: Realm Breaker: Victoria Aveyard

NONFIC: Premonition: A Pandemic Story: Michael Lewis

NONFIC: Bomber Mafia: Malcom Gladwell

JUNE 2021:

FIC: The Vatican Conspiracy: Peter Hogenkamp

FIC: The President is Missing: James Patterson + Bill Clinton

FIC: Vessel of Starfire: Allison Carr Waechter

FIC: The Thread that Binds: Cedar McCloud

FIC: Murder at an Irish Wedding: Carlene O’Connor

FIC: Soon the Light Will Be Perfect: Dave Patterson

FIC: Crazy Rich Asians: Kevin Kwan

FIC: China Rich Girlfriend: Kevin Kwan

FIC: Rich People Problems: Kevin Kwan

FIC: The Searcher: Tana French

MAY 2021

FIC: Hour of the Witch: Chris Bohjalian 

FIC: The Consequences of Fear: Jacqueline Winspear

FIC: The Rose Code: Kate Quinn

FIC: Sooley: John Grisham

FIC: A Gambling Man: David Baldacci

FIC: The Lost Apothecary: Sarah Penner

FIC: That Vatican Secret: Peter Hogenkamp (book 2 in the Marco Venetti thrillers) 

FIC: Firefly Lane Kristin Hannah 

APRIL 2021:

FIC: Skinny Vanilla Crisis: Colleen Alles

FIC: Pardonable Lies: Jacqueline Winspear

FIC: Secret Book & Scone Society: Ellery Adams

FIC: The Shame: Makenna Goodman *Vermont Author

FIC: Oona Out of Order: Margarita Montimore

YA: The Ballard of Songbirds and Snakes: Suzanne Collins

NONFIC: Too Much and Never Enough: Mary L. Trump

NOFIC: Lights Out: Pride, Delusion, and the Fall of General Electric: Thomas Gryta 

MARCH 2021:

FIC: A Thousand Ships: Natalie Haynes

FIC: The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue: Victoria Schwab

 FIC: The Book of Lost Friends: Lisa Wingate

FIC: Win: Harlan Coben

FIC: Faithless in Death: J.D. Robb

FIC: The Midnight Library: Matt Haig

FIC: Drive Your Plow Over the Bones: Olga Tokarczuk

YA: A Court of Silver Flames: Sarah Maas


FIC – The Other Mrs.: Mary Kubica (donation)

FIC – On Brassard’s Farm: Daniel Hecht (donation)

FIC – The Other Einstein: Marie Benedict (donation)

FIC – The Only Woman in the Room: Marie Benedict (donation)

FIC – Murder in an Irish Village: Carlene O’Connor 

FIC – Four Winds: Kristin Hannah

FIC – This Close to Okay: Leesa Cross-Smith 

NONFIC – Best of Me: David Sedaris


FIC – Daylight: David Baldacci

FIC – Mystery of Mrs. Christie: Marie Benedict

FIC – Road Ends: Mary Lawson (donation)

YA – Concrete Rose: Thomas Angie 


FIC – Fortune and Glory: Janet Evanovich

FIC – Cold Millions: Jess Walter

NONFIC – A Promised Land: Barack Obama

NONFIC – Caste: Isabel Wilkerson