The Field Library 2018 Reading Challenge Lists

Time Travel Books

The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

11/22/63  by Stephen King

The Doomsday Book by Connie Willis (A/C)

Outlander by Diana Gabaldon

Kindred by Octavia E. Butler (A/C)

Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut

To Say Nothing of the Dog, or, How We Found the Bishop’s Bird Stump at Last by Connie Willis

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle (J)

The House on the Strand by Daphne DuMaurier

The Rose Garden by Susanna Kearsley

Timeline by Michael Crichton

Timequake by Kurt Vonnegut

The Immortal Highlander by Karen Marie Moning

The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes

The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde

The Map of Time by Felix J. Palma

Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

Paradox Bound by Peter Clines

All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai

The Time Traveler’s Handbook: 18 Experiences from the Eruption of Vesuvius to Woodstock by James Wyllie (909 W)

Green Darkness by Anya Seton

Pathfinder by Orson Scott Card (YA)

The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells by Andrew Sean Greer

Last Year by Robert Charles Wilson

The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August  by Claire North

My Name is Memory by Ann Brashares

Version Control by Dexter Palmer

Time Salvager by Wesley Chu

The Restaurant at the End of the Universe by Douglas Adams

When You Reach Me  by Rebecca Stead (J)

Time Travel: A History by James Gleick (530.11 G)

Sphere by Michael Crichton

Rant: An Oral Biography of Buster Casey by Chuck Palahniuk

Einstein’s Dreams by Alan Lightman

The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O by Neal Stephenson

Passenger by Alexandra Bracker (YA)

The Here and Now by Ann Brashares (YA)

The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig (YA)

Into the Dim by Janet Taylor (YA)

Timeless by Alexandra Monir (YA)

Timekeeper by Tara Sim (YA)

The Love That Split the World by Emily Henry (YA)

Pulitzer Prizes

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson

A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz

The Road by Cormac McCarthy

March by Geraldine Brooks

GIlead by Marilynne Robinson

The Known World by Edward P. Jones

Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay by Michael Chabon

Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

The Hours by Michael Cunningham

Independence Day by Richard Ford

The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields

The Shipping News by Annie Proulx

Rabbit at Rest by John Updike

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City  by Matthew Desmond (339.46 D)

Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS by Joby Warrick (956.054 W)

The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History  by Elizabeth Kolbert (576.84 K)

The Swerve: How the World Became Modern  by Stephen Greenblatt (940.21 G)

The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee (616.994 M)

The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy by David E Hoffman (909.82 H)

The Years of Extermination: Nazi Germany and the Jews, 1939-1945 by Saul Friedlander (940.5318 F)

Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain’s Gulag in Kenya by Caroline Elkins (967.62 E)

Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan and bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001 by Steve Coll (958.1 C)

A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide by Samantha Power (304.66 P)

Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, and the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution by Diane McWhorter (976.1 M)

Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan by Herbert P Bix (bio Hirohito)

Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II by John W. Dower (952.04 D)

Annals of the Former World by John McPhee (557.3M)

The Haunted Land: Facing Europe’s Ghosts After Communism by Tina Rosenberg (947 R)

The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time by Jonathan Weiner (598.8 W)

Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy  by Heather Ann Thompson (365.974 T)

Custer’s Trials: A Life on the Frontier of a New America by T. J. Stiles (Bio, Custer)

Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America’s Vietnam by Fredrik Logevall (959.704 L)

Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention by Manning Marable (Bio, Malcolm X)

The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery by Eric Foner (973.7092 F)

Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World  by Liaquat Ahamed (332.1 A) (also Great Depression)

The Hemingses of Monticello: an American Family by Annette Gordon-Reed (929.2 Hemings)

What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America 1815 – 1848  by Daniel Walker Howe (973.5 H)

Polio: An American Story by David M. Oshinsky (614.549 O)

Washington’s Crossing by David Hackett Fischer (973.3 F)


National Book Award Winners

Sing, Unburied, Sing   by Jesmyn Ward

The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia by Masha Gessen (947.086 G)

Half Light: Collected Poems, 1965 -2016 by Frank Bidart (811.5 B) (also poetry pub’d after 2000)

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X Kendi (305.8 K)

March. Book 3 by John Lewis (YA Graphic)

Between the World and Me  by Ta-Nahesi Coates (305.8 C)

Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman (YA)

The Redeployment by Phil Klay

Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth and Faith in the New China by Evan Osnos (951.06 O)

Faithful and Virtuous Night  by Louise Gluck (811.54 G) (Also poetry pub’d after 2000)

Brown GIrl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson (YA)

The Good Lord Bird by James McBride

The Round House by Louise Erdrich

Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn West

Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann

Tree of Smoke by Denis Johnson

The Great Fire by Shirley Hazzard

Three Junes by Julia Glass

The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen

In America by Susan Sontag

Waiting by Ha Jin

Charming Billy by Alice McDermott

Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier

Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth and Faith in the New China by Evan Osnos (951.06 O)

The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America by George Packer  (973.924P)

Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo (305.569 B)

Just Kids by Patti Smith (782.42 S)

The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt by T. J. Stiles (bio)

The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of those who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl by Timothy Egan (978.03 E) (also book about Great Depression)

The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion (Bio)

Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon B. Johnson  by Robert Caro (bio)

The Noonday Demon: an Atlas of Depression by Andrew Solomon (616.852 S)

In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex by Nathaniel Philbrick (910.4 P)

Faithful and Virtuous Night by Louise Gluck (811.54 G) (also poetry published after 2000)

Lighthead by Terrance Hayes (811.5 H) (also poetry published after 2000)

Fire to Fire: New and Collected Poems by Mark Doty (811.54 Doty) (also poetry published after 2000)

Time and Materials: Poems by Robert Hass (811.54H) (also poetry published after 2000)

Door in the Mountain: New and Collected Poems by Jean Valentine (811.54 V) (also poetry published after 2000)

The Singing by C. K. Williams (811.5 W) (also poetry published after 2000)

Poems Seven; New and Complete Poetry by Alan Dugan (811.5 D) (also poetry published after 2000)



Do-It-Yourself Basics: Save Money, Solve Problems, Improve Your Home: The Basics Everyone Can Master  (643.7 D New — checked out)

Ultimate Guide: Plumbing by Merle Henkenius  (696.1 H New)

The Useful Book: 201 Life Skills They Used to Teach in Home Ec and Shop by David Bowers (640 B New)

The Book of Home How-To: Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair and Improvement (643.7)

Stanley Plumbing: A Homeowner’s Guide by Steve Cory (696.1 C New)

The Roadside Bike Maintenance Manual by Mike Davis (629.227 D)

Popular Mechanics When Duct Tape Just Isn’t Enough: Quick Fixes for Everyday Disasters by C. J. Petersen (643.7 P)

Upgrading and Repairing PC’s by Scott Mueller (621.3916 M 2013)

Parachute Cord Craft: Quick and Simple Instructions for 22 Cool Projects  (726.42 P YA)

Renovation  by Michael Litchfield (643.7 L)

Young House Love: 243 Ways to Paint, Craft, Update and Show Your House Some Love by Sherry Petersik (747 P)

Jewelry FIx-Ups: How to Clean, Repair and Restore Your Jewelry by David McLoughlin (739.27 M)

Clark Howard’s Living Large in Lean Times: 250 + Ways to Buy Smarter, Spend Smarter and Save Money by Clark Howard  (332.024 H)

You Can Build: Plumbing by Esther Ferington (696.1F)

Furniture Repair and Restoration by Brian D. Hingley (684.1 H)

Everybody’s Guide to Small Claims Court by Ralph Warner (347.028W 0210)

Fix It in a Flash: 25 Common Home Repairs and Improvements by Jodi Marks (643.7 M)

Dare to Repair, Replace and Renovate: Do-It-Herself Projects to Make Your Home More Comfortable, More Beautiful, and More Valuable!  By Julie Sussman (643.7 S)

The Reader’s Digest Do-It_Yourself Guide to Preventing Costly Home Repairs (643.7R)

Tiling by Josh Garskof (698 G)

How to Cheat at Home Repair: The Sneakiest, Time-Slashing Fixes for Household Wear, Tear, Hassles and Breakdowns by Jeff Bredenberg (643.7 B)

DIY Guide to Appliances: Installing and Maintaining Your Major Appliances  by Steven Willson (643.6 W)

How Your House Works: A Visual Guide to Understanding and Maintaining Your Home  by Charlie Wing (643.7 W)

Do It Yourself Home Improvement: A Step by Step Guide by Julian Cassell (643.7C)

Room for Improvement! Change Your Home! Enhance Your Life! With Tools, Tips and Inspiration from Barbara K!  By Barbara K (643.7B)

The Essential Guide to Motorcycle Maintenance;Tips and Techniques to Keep Your Motorcycle in Top Condition by Mark Zimmerman (629.287 Z)

How Electronic Things Work — And What to Do When They Don’t by Robert L. Goodman (621.381 G)

201 Knitting Motifs, Blocks, Projects and Ideas by Nicki Trench (746.432 T new)

Jorid Linvik’s Big Book of Knitted Socks: 45 Distinctive Scandinavian Patterns by Jorid Linvik (746.432 L new)

The Mitten Handbook: Knitting Recipes to Make Your Own by Mary Scott Huff (746.432 H new)

Traditional Swedish Knitting Patterns: 40 Motifs and 20 Projects by Maja Karlsson (746.432 K new)

Slow Knitting: A Journey from Sheep to Skein to Stitch  by Hannah Thiessen (746.432T new)

Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible: 260 Exquisite Patterns by Hitomi Shida by Hitomi Shida (746.432 S new)

340 + Knitting Tips, Techniques and Trade Secrets/ How to Be Better at What You Do by Betty Barnden (746.432 B new)

Hygge Knits: Nordic and Fair Isle Sweaters, Scarves, Hats and More to Keep You Cozy by Nicki Trench (746.432T new)

Homesteading from Scratch: Building Your Self-Sufficient Homestead, Start to Finish by Steven Jones (640 J)

You Can Knit That: Foolproof Instructions for Fabulous Sweaters by Amy Herzog (746.432H)

Design Your Own Crochet Projects: Magic Formulas for Creating Custom Scarves, Cowls, Hats, Socks, Mittens and Gloves by Sara Delaney (746.432D new)

350 + Crochet Tips, Techniques and Trade Secrets  by Jan Eaton (746.434E new)

Boho Crochet: 30 Hip and Happy Projects (746 S)

The Big Book of Granny Squares: 365 Crochet Motifs by Tracey Lord (746.434 L)

Beastly Crochet: 23 Critters to Wear and Love by Brenda K. B. Anderson (746.434A)

Bead Crochet Jewelry: An Inspired Journey through 27 Designs by Bert and Dana Freed (745.5942 F)

Intuitive Color and Design: Adventures in Art Quilting by Jean Wells (746.46W new)

Improv Patchwork: Dynamic Quilts Made with Line and Shape by Maria Shell (746.46 S new)

Kaffe Fassett’s Quilts in Ireland: 20 Designs for Patchwork and Quilting by Kaffe Fassett (746.46F new)

Well-Seasoned Quilt: Enjoy a Quilt for All Seasons by Ruth Jensen (746.46J)

Quiltmaking by Hand: Simple Stitches, Exquisite Quilts  by Jinny Beyer (746.46B)

The Quilter’s Recipe Book: All the Ingredients You Need to Create Over 100 Fabulous Quilts by Celia Eddy (746.46E)

Machine Quilting: A Primer of Techniques by Sue Nickels (746.46N)

Coloring with Thread: Stitching a Whimsical World with Hand Embroidery by Tula Pink (746.44P new)

Quilt-as-You-Go Made Vintage: 51 Blocks, 9 Projects, 3 Joining Methods by Jera Brandvig (746.46B new)

The Geometry of Hand Sewing: A Romance in Stitches and Embroidery from Alabama Chanin and the School of Making by Natalie Chanin (746.44C new)

Embroidery: A Step by Step Guide to More than 200 Stitches  by Lucinda Ganderton (746.44G)

Gertie Sews Vintage Casual: a Modern Guide to Sportswear Styles of the 1940’s and 1950’s by Gretchen Hirsch (646.4H)

Ultimate Cross-Stitch Projects: Colorful and Inspiring Designs from Maria Diaz by Maria Diaz (746.443U)

Improv Sewing: 101 Fast Fun and Fearless Projects by Nicole Blum (646.2B)

Woodworking FAQ: the Workshop Companion: Build Your Skills and Know-How for Making Great Projects by Spike Carlsen (68408C)

How to Build Shaker Furniture by Thomas Moser (684.1M)

Wood Finishing 101: The Step by Step Guide by Bob Flexner (684.08F)

Hand Tool Techniques: Combining Power and Hand Techniques (684.08H)

The Woodworker’s Guide to Hand Tools by Peter Korn (684.08K)

Modern Woodworking: Tools, Materials and Processes  by Willis Wagner (684.08W)

Metalworking: Tools and Techniques by Stan Bray (684.09B)

C# Programming in Easy Steps by Mike McGrath (005.133M)

Sams Teach Yourself C++ in One Hour a Day by Siddhartha Rao (005.133R 2017)

Confident Coding: Master the Fundamentals of Code and Supercharge Your Career by Rob Percival (005.1P)

Javascript: Absolute Beginner’s Guide by Kirupa Chinnathambi (005.276C)

Python Crash Course: A Hands-On, Project Based Introduction to Programming by Eric Matthes (005.133M YA)

Beginning Javascript by Jeremy McPeak (006.7M)

Raspberry Pi for Dummies by Sean McManus (004.167M 2015)

Coding for Dummies by Nikhil Abraham (005.13A)

Drawn from Life: Tips and Tricks for Contemporary Life Drawing by Helen Birch (743.4B new )

Dare to Sketch: A Guide to Drawing and Sketching on the Go by Felix Scheinberger (741.2S new)

Pencil Art Workshop: Techniques, Ideas and Inspiration for Drawing and Designing with Pencil by Matt Rota (741.24R new)

Drawing Trees and Leaves: Observing and Sketching the Natural World  by Julia Kuo (743.76K new)

Pastel Innovations: 60+ Techniques and Exercises for Painting with Pastels by Dawn Emerson (741.235E new)

If You Can Doodle, You Can Paint: Transforming Simple Drawings into Works of Art by Diane Culhane (701.8C new)

The Guitar Workshop: A Fresh Approach to Exploration and Mastery by Scott A Seifried (787.87S new)

The Guitar Grimoire: Beginning Guitar by Adam Kadmon (787.7K)

Your SInging Voice: Contemporary Techniques, Expressions and Spirit by Jeannie Wolf Gagne (783G)

Fretboard Roadmaps: Beginning Guitar: The Essential Guitar Patterns that All the Pros Know and Use  by Fred Sokolow (787.87S)

Beginning Rhythm and Lead Guitar: The ideal Package for the Total Beginner by Dave Celentano (787.87C)

Total Guitar Tutor by Terry Burrows (787.87B)

Alfred’s Self-Teaching Adult Piano Course: The New, Easy, and Fun Way to Teach Yourself to Play by Willard A Palmer (786.2P)

The Contemporary Singer: Elements of Vocal Technique by Anne Peckham (783 P 2010)

Total Piano Tutor: the Ultimate Guide to Learning and Mastering the Piano by Terry Burrows (786.2B)

The Everything Drums Book: From Tuning and Timing to Fills and Solos — All You Need to Keep the Beat by Eric Starr (786.9S)

How to Play the Flute: Everything You Need to Know to Play the Flute by Howard Harrison (788.32H)

How to Play Mandolin by Jack Tottle (787.65T)

Complete Mandolin Method (787.65B)

Saxophone & Clarinet: An Easy Guide by Chris Coetzee (788.6C)

Play Alto Sax Today!: Level 1: The Ultimate Self-Teaching Method! A Complete Guide to the Basics (788.7P)

Screenwriting Fundamentals: the Art and Craft of Visual Writing by Irv Bauer (808.2B)

The Butterfly Hours: Translating Memories into Memoir by Patty Dann (808.06D)

How to Write a WInning Scholarship Essay: Including 30 Essays that Won Over 3 Million in Scholarships by Gen Tanabe (378.34T Job Center)

Mastering the Craft of Writing: How to Write with Clarity, Emphasis and Style by Stephen Wilbers (808.02W)

HTML 5 : 20 Lessons to Successful Web Development by Robin Nixon (006.7N 2015)

Beyond the First Draft: The Art of Fiction by John Casey (808.3C)


Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell (YA)

Tam Lin by Pamela Dean (also adult fairy tale)

Wonder Boys by Michael Chabon

Lucky Jim by Kingsley Amis

I Am Charlotte Simmons by Tom Wolfe

The Magicians by Lev Grossman

On Beauty by Zadie Smith

Possession: A Romance  by A. S. Byatt

The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides

The Idiot  by Elif Batuman

Loner by Teddy Wayne

The Art of Fielding  by Chad Harbach

Mis(h)adra by Iamin Omar Ata (YA)

We Are Okay by Nina LaCour

Tender by Belinda McKeon

Wittgenstein Jr by Lars Iyer

Night Owls by Lauren M. Roy (pb)

The Start of Everything by Emily Winslow

An Uncommon Education by Elizabeth Percer

Love Story by Erich Segal

The Devil and Webster by Jean Hanff Korelitz

Pnin by Vladimir Nabokov

Galatea 2.2 by Richard Powers

Straight Man by Richard Russo

Blue Angel by Francine Prose

My Education by Susan Choi

This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Novels and Stories, 1920 – 1922)

Harvard Square by Andre Aciman

The Rebel Angels by Robertson Davies

Just One Day by Gayle Forman (YA)

Charmed Thirds by Megan McCafferty

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao  by Junot Diaz

Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy

Brideshead Revisited: The Sacred and Profane Memories of Captain Charles Ryder by Evelyn Waugh

Absalom! Absalom!  By William Faulkner

Joe College by Tom Perrotta

Disgrace by J. M. Coetzee

Unseen Academicals by Terry Pratchett

The Rule of Four  by Ian Caldwell

Small Blessings: A Novel by Martha Woodroof

Straight Man by Richard Russo

White Noise by Don DeLillo

Missoula Rape and the Justice System in a College Town by Jon Krakauer (362.883K)

The Chosen: A Hidden History of Admission and Exclusion at Harvard, Yale and Princeton  by Jerome Karabel (378.16K)

The Price of Admission: How America’s Ruling Class Buys Its Way into Elite Colleges — and Who Gets Left Outside  by Daniel Golden (378.16G)

Maurice by E. M. Forster

The Girls from Ames: A Story of Women and a Forty Year Friendship by Jeffrey Zaslow (305.4Z)

Subversives: The FBI’s War on Student Radicals, and Reagan’s Rise to Power by Seth Rosenfeld (378.198 R)

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates (305.8 C)

The Group by Mary McCarthy

A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

The Last Enchantments  by Charles Finch

Smoke: A Novel by Dan Vyleta

The Accursed by Joyce Carol Oates

Mislaid: A Novel by Nell Zink

The Professor’s House by Willa Cather

Loner  by Teddy Wayne


 The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman

The Probable Future by Alice Hoffman

The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

The Singing Bones by Neil Gaiman

The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman

Fables series  by Bill Willingham (YA Graphic)

Cinder by Marissa Meyer (YA)

Beastly by Alex Flinn (YA)

Stardust by Neil Gaiman

Abandon  by Meg Cabot (YA)

Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge (YA)

Through the Woods by Emily Carroll (YA Graphic)

Heartless by Marissa Meyer (YA)

Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi

The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden

The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden

The Wish Granter by C. J. Redwine (YA)

Uprooted by Naomi Novik

The Book of Lost Things by Michael Connolly

Roses and Rot by Kat Howard

The Glittering World by Robert Joseph Levy

The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker

The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

The Call by Peadar O’Guilin (YA)

The SIn-Eater’s Daughter by Melinda Salisbury (YA)

Frogkisser by Garth Nix  (YA)

Beauty by Sarah Pinborough

A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah Maas

Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister by Gregory Maguire

Tam Lin by Pamela Dean

A Wild Swan: And Other Tales by Michael Cunningham

The Library of Fates by Aditi Khorana (YA)

Bitter Greens: A Novel by Kate Forsyth

The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

The Girls at the Kingfisher Club by Genevieve Valentine

September Girls by Madison Bennett (YA)

Fathomless by Jackson Pearce (YA)

The Gates of Sleep by Mercedes Lackey

From a High Tower by Mercedes Lackey

The Hazel Moon by Melissa Albert (YA new)

Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard (YA)

The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefano (YA new)

Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo (YA)

The Selection  by Kiera Cass

Red Hood’s Revenge by Jim C. Hines (pb)

Six-Gun Snow White by Catherynne Valente

Mr. Fox by Helen Oyeyemi

Vassa in the Night by Sarah Porter (YA)

Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

Beneath a Sugar Sky by Seanan McGuire


The History of the Hudson River Valley from Wilderness to the Civil War by Vernon Benjamin (974.73B)

A Catered Murder  by Isis Crawford (Mystery)

World’s End by T. C. Boyle

Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow

The Spy by James Fenimore Cooper

A History of New York, from the Beginning of the World to the Dutch Dynasty by Washington Irving (817 I)

The Island at the Center of the World: the Epic Story of Dutch Manhattan and the Forgotten Colony that Shaped America by Russell Shorto (974.71 S)

The Wapshot Chronicle by John Cheever

Oh What a Paradise It Seems by John Cheever

The Stories of John Cheever by John Cheever

Charting the Sea of Darkness: The Four Voyages of Henry Hudson  by Donald S. Johnson (910.92 J)

The History of the Hudson River Valley: From the Civil War to Modern Times by Vernon Benjamin (974.73B)

The Hudson: America’s River by Frances F. Dunwell (974.73 D)

Kaaterskill Falls by Allegra Goodman

Hex by Thomas Olde Heuvelt

The Riverkeepers: Two Activists Fight to Reclaim Our Environment as a Basic Human Right  by John Cronin (363.7C)

Dogtown Days by John J. Morabito

The Midnight Mile by Denis Flood

Peekskill’s African American History: A Hudson Valley Community’s Untold Story by John Curran (974.7727 C Loc Hist)

Peekskill by John Curran (974.7727 C)

The Peekskill, New York, Anti-Communist Riots of 1949 by Joseph Walwik (303.623 W Loc Hist)

They Slept Here: Biographical Sketches of Those in High Command in Peekskill During the Struggle for Independence, 1776-1783 by William T. Horton (LH 974.7277 Peks H)

Hudson Valley Murder and Mayhem by Andrew K Amelynckx ( 364.109A  new)

Slavery and Freedom in the Mid-Hudson Valley by Michael E. Groth (973.0496 G new)

Hudson Valley Curiosities: The Sinking of the Steamship Swallow, the Poughkeepsie Seer, the UFO’s of the Celtic Chamber and More by Allison Guertin Marchese (974 M new)

Hudson Valley Reflections: Illustrated Travel and Field Guide by Michael Adamovic (917.473 A new)

In Defiance: Runaways from Slavery in New York’s Hudson Valley by Susan Stessin-Cohn (974.703 S)

Arrangement: A Novel by Sarah Dunn

Our Time at Foxhollow Farm: A Hudson Valley Family Remembered by David Byars (974.7304 B new)

Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area: Heritage Site Guidebook (917.473 H)

Mysterious Stone Sites in the Hudson Valley of New York and Northern New Jersey  by Linda Zimmermann (974.73 Z)

Revolution on the Hudson: New York City and the Hudson River Valley in the American War of Independence by George C. Daughan (974.73 D)

Don’t Pay the Ransom, I’ve Escaped: Memories of a Life on the Radio by Mike Bennett (B Bennett)

The Panoramic River: The Hudson and the Thames (974.7 P)

The Hudson Valley in the Ice Age: A Geological History and Tour by Robert Titus (551.792 T)

Freedom’s Gardener: James F. Brown, Horticulture and the Hudson Valley in the Antebellum America by Myra Beth Young Armstead (635.09 A)

The Bear Mountain Bridge: The Jewel of the Hudson  by Walter Rabetz (974.7277 R)

Behind the Lens: The Story of Joe Deutsch, Hudson Valley Photographer by Jean Moczarski (770.92 Deutsch)

Landscape Gardens on the Hudson, a History: The Romantic Age, the Great Estates and the Birth of American Landscape Architecture by Robert M. Toole (712.09 T)

The Hudson-Fulton Celebration: New York’s River Festival of 1909 and the Making of a Metropolis by Kathleen Eagen Johnson (974.7104 J)

Hudson River Valley Farms: the People and the Pride Behind the Produce by Joanne Michaels (630.9747 M)

Half Moon: Henry Hudson and the Voyage that Redrew the Map of the New World  by Doug Hunter (910.92 H)

Dutch New York: The Roots of Hudson Valley Culture (974.73D)

The Hudson River: A Great American Treasure by Greg Miller (917.47 M)

“This Perfect River-View”: The Hudson River School and Contemporaries in Private Collections in the Highlands by Trudie Grace (758.1 G)

Hudson Valley Voyage: Through the Seasons, Through the Years by Ted Spiegel (974.73 S)

An Object of Great Importance: The Hudson River During the American War for Independence by Christopher DiPasquale (LH 974.7431 D)

The $64 Tomato by William Alexander (635 A)

Hudson Valley Faces and Places by Patricia Edwards Clyne (974.73C)

The Hudson: A History by Tom Lewis (974.73 L)

Moon Handbooks. Hudson River Valley by Nikki Hoth Itoi (TRAVEL 917.473 I)

Historic Houses of the Hudson River Valley by Gregory Long (728.3 L)

The Epicure’s Lament by Kate Christensen

Lonely Planet Road Trip. The Hudson River Valley  by China Williams (TRAVEL 917.473 W)

Hudson River Journey: From Lake Tear in the Clouds to New York Harbor by Hardie Truesdale (917.73 T)

The Great Hudson River Brick Industry: Commemorating Three and One Half Centuries of Brickmaking by George V. Hutton (338.4 H)

A Family Place: A Hudson River Farm, Three Centuries, Five Wars, One Family by Leila Phillip (947.7 P)

Great Houses of the Hudson River (974.73 G)

Walking the Hudson, Batt to Bear: From the Battery to Bear Mountain: A Unique Guide to Walking the First 50 or So Miles of the Proposed Hudson River Shore Trail by Cy A. Adler (TRAVEL 917.473 A)

Van Cortlandt Manor by Kathleen Eagen Johnson (728.8 J)

My Times in the Hudson Valley: an Insider’s Guide to Historic Homes, Scenic Drives, Restaurants, Museums, Farm Produce and Points of Interest by Harold Faber (TRAVEL 917.473F)

Gardens of the Hudson River Valley: An Illustrated Guide by Ogden Tanner (712.5 T)

The Hudson Through the Years by Arthur G. Adams (974.73 A 1996 Loc Hist)

Foods of the Hudson: A Seasonal Sampling of the Region’s Bounty by Peter G. Rose (641.59 AMER R)

Hudson Valley Tales and Trails by Patricia Edwards Clyne (974.73 C)

The Hudson River School by Louise Minks (758.1 H)

Chaining the Hudson: the Fight for the River in the American Revolution by Lincoln Diamant (973.33 D)

Hudson River Valley  by William G. Scheller (917.473 S)

Charmed Places: Hudson River Artists and Their Houses, Studios and Vistas  (758.1 C)

An American Treasure: The Hudson River Valley  by Ted Spiegel (974.73S)

Within These Gates by Daniel De Noyelles (LH 338.4 D)

The Hudson River, 1850 – 1918: A Photographic Portrait  (974.73 H)

Life Along the Hudson by Allan Keller (974.73 K)

Teacup Tales: Folklore of the Hudson Valley by Pauline Hommell (398 H)

Dragonwyck  by Anya Seton