Hosting out of town family and friends, in need of an alternative to Black Friday shopping or ready for post-turkey entertainment? Come to the library to check out Museum Passes for discounts, Boston guidebooks, entertaining reads that will bring our local history and cultures to life. You can browse our "Recommended Read" section for a selection from popular and our favorite books, try out a new game, or bring home a movie. Children can check out our games, puzzles, kits and assortment of DVDs that will bring hours of entertainment.
Share with your guests these books with a local flavor:
"Shucked: Life on a New England Oyster Farm" by Erin Byers Murry,
Duxbury Past and Present ,as well as many more historical books about our region.
Massachusetts Settings by Popular Massachusetts Authors
"The Boston Girl" by Anita Diamond
"Caleb's Crossing" by Geraldine Brooks
"Back Bay" or "Harvard" by William Martin
Have a favorite book set in Massachusetts or about Massachusetts culture? Share it with us.