October 17, 2018

New Titles from Neill Public Library....


By DeRay McKesson

Available in: Print Book

From the internationally recognized civil rights activist/organizer and host of the podcast Pod Save the People, a meditation on resistance, justice, and freedom, and an intimate portrait of a movement from the front lines.  Honoring the voices of a new generation of activists, On the Other Side of Freedom is a visionary's call to take responsibility for imagining, and then building, the world we want to live in.


By Jason Stanley

Available in: Print Book

Fascist politics are spreading around the world today. A Yale philosopher identifies the ten pillars of fascist politics, and charts their horrifying progression and deep history.  Stanley reveals that the ideas of politics—charged by rhetoric and myth—can quickly become policy and reality. Only by recognizing fascists politics, he argues, may we resist its most harmful effects and return to democratic ideals.

By Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt

Available in: Print Book

This is a book for anyone who is confused by what is happening on college campuses today, or has children, or is concerned about the growing inability of Americans to live, work, and cooperate across party lines. Students and professors say they are walking on eggshells and are afraid to speak honestly. Rates of anxiety, depression, and suicide are rising—on campus as well as nationally.

October 10, 2018

New Titles from Neill Public Library....

When the Lights Go Out
By Mary Kubica

Available in: Print Book

Jessie Sloane is on the path to rebuilding her life after years of caring for her ailing mother. She rents a new apartment and applies for college. But when the college informs her that her social security number has raised a red flag, Jessie discovers a shocking detail that causes her to doubt everything she’s ever known.

By Lucy Atkins

Available in: Print Book

In a gripping narrative that shifts between London, Sussex, and the idyllic South of France, Olivia and Vivian will learn knife-edged truths about themselves and discover just how far each will go to protect their reputation.


By Jonathan French

Available in: Print Book

Delivered with a generous wink to Sons of Anarchy, featuring sneaky-smart worldbuilding and gobs of fearsomely foul-mouthed charm, The Grey Bastards is a grimy, pulpy, masterpiece—and a raunchy, swaggering, and clever adventure.

October 03, 2018

New Titles from Neill Public Library...


By Beth Macy

Available in: Print Book
The only book to fully chart the devastating opioid crisis in America: "a harrowing, deeply compassionate dispatch from the heart of a national emergency”. Beth Macy takes us into the epicenter of America's twenty-plus year struggle with opioid addiction.

By James C. Klotter

Available in: Print Book 
Klotter's fresh outlook reveals that the best monument to Henry Clay is the fact that the United States remains one country, one nation, one example of a successful democracy, still working, still changing, still reflecting his spirit. 



By Christian Di Spigna

Available in: Print Book 
A rich and illuminating biography of America’s forgotten Founding Father, the patriot physician and major general who fomented rebellion and died heroically at the battle of Bunker Hill on the brink of revolution. Di Spigna’s thoughtful book not only restores Warren to his rightful place in the pantheon of Revolutionary greats, it deepens our understanding of the nation’s dramatic beginnings.


October 01, 2018

If you would like to see what new items were added to the library's collections during the month of September, visit the main page of our catalog here!  Many of the items are still being processed so it can take a while for them to be ready to be checked out, but go ahead and place a hold and you'll be notified when it's ready for you to pick up. Make sure we have a current email and postal address for you.


New downloadable items are added every month as well. Here's the link to the Washington Anytime Library.

September 26, 2018

New Titles from Neill Public Library...


By Minette Walters

Available in Print Book

Compelling and suspenseful, The Last Hours is a riveting tale of human ingenuity and endurance set against the worst pandemic in history. In Lady Anne of Develish—leader, savior, heretic—Walters has created her most memorable heroine to date.



By Cixin Liu

Available in Print Book

A new science fiction adventure from the New York Times bestselling author of the Three-Body Trilogy, Cixin Lu's Ball Lightning is a fast-paced story of what happens when the beauty of scientific inquiry runs up against the drive to harness new discoveries without considering their possible consequences.

By Louise Candlish

Available in Print Book 
From an internationally acclaimed author, a disturbing and addictive novel of domestic suspense where secrets kept hidden from spouses cause shocking surprises. There's nothing unusual about a new family moving in at 91 Trinity Avenue. Except it's Fiona Lawson’s house- and she didn't sell it.