September 15, 2016

Haverhill Public Library Board of Trustees Minutes of September 15, 2016 The regular monthly meeting of the Trustees of the Haverhill Public Library was called to order at 8:40 a.m. on Thursday, September 15, 2016, in the Donald C. Freeman Whittier Room.  In attendance were Mayor Fiorentini, Chair, and Trustees Veasey, Klueber, Bresnahan, and Rurak, […]

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Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

This award winning young adult novel by Benjamin Alire Saenz follows two teens, Aristotle and Dante, growing up in 1980s El Paso, Texas. They meet each other over summer break at the swimming pool where Dante offers to teach Ari how to swim, and friendship slowly blossoms. The two boys are pretty different from each […]

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“Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places” by Colin Dickey

Colin Dickey explores the haunted history of America in this brand new bestselling book! Dickey traces different avenues in American history and culture through the various “haunted” buildings and towns that encapsulate an aspect of American culture. The ghost story and haunted building is used as a mirror to reflect the triumphs, anxieties, hopes and […]

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“Cinnamon and Gunpowder” by Eli Brown

Renowned chef Owen Wedgwood is content with his boring life, focused solely on creating culinary masterpieces and complacent in his belief that he has the moral high ground in any situation. Then he is kidnapped by infamous pirate Mad Hannah Mabbot, and his safe little world is obliterated.  In an interesting twist on the story […]

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Change in Book Donation Policy

The Friends of Haverhill Public Library will no longer be accepting book donations year round. Due to storage issues, fire code, and labor requirements, please hold on to your donations until the next book sale. For alternate donation locations, please speak with a staff member. We appreciate your generosity and patience as we work to […]

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