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July Nonfiction on Order

1876: Year of the Gun: The Year Bat, Wyatt, Custer, Jesse, and the Two Bills (Buffalo and Wild) Created the Wild West, and Why It’s Still Wild by Steve Wiegand

Agent Josephine: American Beauty, French Hero, British Spy by Damien Lewis

Aurora: The Psychiatrist Who Treated the Movie Theater Killer Tells Her Story by Lynne Fenton

Bake: My Best Ever Reci...

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New Fiction on Order for July

Poppy Alexander -- The Littlest Library
David Baldacci -- The 6:20 Man 
Mary Balogh -- Remember Love
Simon Brett -- Death and the Decorator 
Eleanor Brown -- Any Other Family
Sandra Byrd -- Heirlooms
Kate Carlisle -- The Paper Caper
Linda Castillo -- The Hidden One
Katherine J. Chen -- Joan: A Novel of Joan of Arc
Jennifer...

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June DVDs on Order

After Yang
Ambulance
An American Pickle
The Aviary
Conviction: The Case of Stephen Lawrence
Endeavour Series 8
Eraser : Reborn
Everything Everywhere All At Once
Evil Seasons 1 & 2
Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore
A Father’s Fight
Fatherhood
Firestarter
Green Ghost & the Masters of the S...

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July 2022 Large Print on Order

Fiction
If I Were You by Lynn Austin
The 6:20 Man by David Baldacci
The Chrysalis by Lincoln Child
A Rose for the Resistance by Angela K Couch
Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Sacrifice by Brian Freeman
Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus
Armored by Mark Greaney
The Latecomer by Jean Hanff Korelitz
The Letter from Briarton Park by Sarah...

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It Takes a Community

It Takes a Community

The Adams County Library System (ACLS) provides free access to library services for all the residents of Adams County.  The first service that may occur to you is reading materials.  Books are available in many formats, there are board books for babies, early readers for those just discovering the joy of reading, regular print for almost everyone, large ...

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June Nonfiction on order

As Cooked on Tiktok: Fan Favorites and Recipe Exclusives from More than 40 Tiktok Creators! a Cookbook
Building a Second Brain: A Proven Method to Organize Your Digital Life and Unlock Your Creative Potential by Dirk Smillie
Cabin Fever: The Harrowing Journey of a Cruise Ship at the Dawn of a Pandemic by Michael Smith
The Catch Me If You Can: One Woman’s Journey to Every Co...

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New Fiction on order for June

Matt Bondurant -- Oleander City
Geraldine Brooks -- Horse
Jeffrey B. Burton -- The Lost: a Mace Reid K-9 Mystery
Jenny Colgan -- An Island Wedding
David Duchovny -- The Reservoir
Mario Escobar -- The Teacher of Warsaw
Loren D. Estleman -- Monkey in the Middle: an Amos Walker Mystery
Eva Gates -- Death by Beach Read
June Gervais -- Jobs for...

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2022 Adams County Reads One Book Announced

2022 Adams County Reads One Book Announced

“That’s why I liked the idea of footprints. Their light touch leaves behind a path for others to follow – a sense of the way forward and, perhaps more important, a means to find our way back.”

The above quotation comes from this year’s Adams County Reads One Book selection, a memoir that invites readers to take a year long journey t...

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May DVDs on Order

Agatha Raisin series 4
The Batman
Big Gold Brick
Billions season 6
The Boys seasons 1 & 2
Catch the Fair One
Chelsea Detective series 1
The Contractor
The Devil You Know
Father Stu
Gold
The Gulf seasons 1 & 2
La Brea season 1
Let the Wrong One In
Lucifer seasons 1-5
Morbius
Na...

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Fiction on order for May

Book of Night -- Holly Black
The Lioness -- Chris Bohjalian
Countdown to Midnight -- Dale Brown
Clive Cussler's Dark Vector -- Graham Brown
Thrill of the Hunt – Rita Mae Brown
Every Cloak Rolled in Blood – James Lee Burke
The Hacienda – Isabel Cañas
The View from Coral Cove -- Amy Clipston
You Made a Fool of Death with Your Beauty – Akwaek...

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New DVDs at the library

New DVDs at the library

Spring is here, and as the warmer weather comes, so does a new batch of DVDs at the library.   We have many new releases, nostalgia titles, new seasons of TV shows to binge-watch, and non-fiction documentaries to keep you sustained until summer finally arrives.  The best part is that they are free to borrow with your library card!

New PBS mo...

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June 2022 Large Print on Order

Fiction
Local Gone Missing by Fiona Barton
Horse by Geraldine Brooks
Clive Cussler’s Dark Vector: A Novel from the Numa(r) Files by Graham Brown
An Island Wedding by Jenny Colgan
It All Comes Down to This by Therese Anne Fowler
Love in Plain Sight: An Amish Mail-Order Bride Novel by Kathleen Fuller
More Than You’ll Ever Know by Katie Gutierrez Read More

May Nonfiction On Order

Adventurer: The Life and Times of Giacomo Casanova - Leo Damrosch
After Steve: How Apple Became a Trillion-Dollar Company and Lost Its Soul - Tripp Mickle
Atoms and Ashes: A Global History of Nuclear Disasters - Serhii Plokhy
Back to the Prairie: A Home Remade, a Life Rediscovered - Melissa Gilbert
Born to be Hanged: The Epic Story of the Gentlemen Pirates Who Raided...

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Honor and Memorial Books

Honor and Memorial Books

Have you ever received a book from someone who wrote a note inside the front cover? My grandparents, aunts, uncles and parents always wrote a note to me in the book. For example, if it was my birthday, the note might have said: “Happy Birthday Erica, we love you!” The entry always included their signature and the date the book was given to me. I’ve kept many o...

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