New to Collection for May 2017

May 2017: New to Collection

Adult Fiction

Beartown: A Novel, by Fredrik Backman

The Black Book, by James Patterson

Glory Over Everything, by Kathleen Grissom

If Not for You, by Debbie Macomber

Vicious Circle, by C. J. Box

The Women in the Castle: A Novel, by Jessica Shattuck

 Adult Nonfiction

Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents, by Reid Wilson

The Story of Your Life, by Matthew West


The Bone Season: A Novel, by Samantha Shannon

Flesh &Bone (Rot & Ruin), by Jonathan Maberry

Rot & Ruin, by Jonathan Maberry

Strange the Dreamer, by the Laini Taylor

UnWholly (Unwind Dystology), by Neal Shusterman

Unwind (Unwind Dystology), by Neal Shusterman

You’re Welcome, Universe, by Whitney Gardner

 Junior Fiction

Dragonwatch: A Fablehaven Adventure, by Brandon Mull

Junie B. Jones is a Beauty Shop Guy, by Barbara Park

Teddy Mars #2: Almost a Winner, by Molly B. Burnham

 Children’s Books

The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors, by Drew Daywalt

We’re All Wonders, by R. J. Palacio

Goodnight, Numbers, by Danica McKellar


Hallelujah Anyway: Rediscovering Mercy, by Anne Lamott

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, by Lisa See

Until the Sea Shall Give Up Her Dead, by Sean Thomas Russell


Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, starring Ben Barnes

Doctor Strange, starring Benedict Cumberbatch

Grantchester (Masterpiece Mystery), from the BBC

Hidden Figures, starring Taraji P. Henson

La La Land, starring Ryan Gosling

Moana, starring Auli’i Cravalho

Moonlight, starring Naomie Harris

The Salesman, starring Shahab Hosseini

Pete’s Dragon, starring Bryce Dallas Howard

Tanna, starring Mungau Dain

Toni Erdmann, starring Peter Simonschek


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Hill Library is a CLiF Rural Library Grant Recipient for 2017-2018!

Hill Library has received one of CLiF’s twelve Rural Libraries grants for 2017-2018!

In the upcoming year, our community will receive the following:

• $2,000 worth of brand-new children’s books for your library

• $500 worth of brand-new children’s books for the local elementary school’s library

• Two storytelling presentations (one in the fall, one in the spring) for all elementary school students

• Two storytelling presentations (one in the fall, one in the spring) for local childcare/preschool programs of your choosing

• The opportunity for all elementary school students to select two new books of their choice at the spring storytelling event

• The opportunity for all preschoolers to select two new books of their choice at both storytelling events

• $250 grant to support a program initiative in your library


Thank you to the CLiF Foundation!

New Hampshire Download: UPDATE

UPDATE 5/11/2017 Overdrive has removed the PIN , and we will update you as we work through the problem. You may use NHDL as usual until further notice.

Thank you for your patience!


5/10/2017: We understand that currently New Hampshire Download is not working for patrons. We have added a pin(which prompts you with what your pin is) but communication between New Hampshire Download Overdrive and our computer system is not working.

We are very sorry for the inconvenience. This should only affect patrons when you try to checkout a new item from NH Download.

Adding annual Expiration Dates

We are adding annual expiration dates to all of our patrons’ accounts. Please come in or call and update your current information so we have the right details. You are not losing your library card, we just want to make sure we have your current information. Thank you!

Information that we are needing to be current are phone numbers, addresses, email addresses, and mailing address if different from resident address.

Please feel free to call or come visit us if you have any questions at (603)664-2800!

Storytime Time Changed

Storytime will be on Monday mornings for the months of May and June. It will begin at 10:30 am based on feedback from parents. Why not try it out? Some themes will be: Spring, ducks, flowers, gardening, and bunnies. Bring your preschoolers in for some age-appropriate activities, great books, and special projects.

If you have any other feedback on different times or days for Storytime, please let us know by emailing us at We will take any suggestions in consideration for the Fall.


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