We want to thank everyone that helped make the Fall Book Sale a great success.  From the volunteers that helped to sort and sell books, to the people that donated, and those that came to buy, we couldn’t have done it without you! Thanks to the generous support of our community, we raised over $700.00. All of the proceeds from the sale will be used to support our programs and services. We also the appreciate support that we receive throughout the year for our continuous book sale.

Teen Book Club Fundraiser 2017


Teen Book Club is selling notecards, bookmarks, pictures and holiday wreaths made of recycled books at the library.  Please support our Teen Book Club. All proceeds support our program and annual summer trip. The Teen Book Club appreciates your support.




Fall or Holiday Wreaths $10.00

Matted prints $6.00

Framed prints $8.00

Bookmarks  .50¢ each

Note Cards $3.00/set




New York Times BEST SELLERS LIST (November 19, 2017)

These best sellers are in our collection in print and audiobook format. Check them out.





Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate (14 weeks on the list)

A South Carolina lawyer learns about the questionable practices of a Tennessee orphanage.


It by Stephen King (13 weeks on the list)

The fears of seven teenagers are rekindled in their adults lives by the terrifying title character. Originally published in 1986.


The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood (25 weeks on the list)

Men and Women in a dystopian future. The basis of the Hulu series; originally published in 1985.


The Rooster Bar by John Grisham (2 weeks on the list)

Three students at a sleazy for-profit law school hope to expose the     student-loan banker who runs it.


Two Kinds of Truth by Michael Connelly (New this week)

While he investigates the murder of two pharmacists, an old case comes back to haunt Harry Bosch.



What Happened by Hillary Rodham Clinton (8 weeks on the list)

The first woman nominated for president by a major political party details her campaign, mistakes she made, outside forces that affected the outcome and how she recovered in its aftermath.


Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse (27 weeks on the list)

A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the laws that govern the universe.


Grant by Ron Chernow (4 weeks on the list)

A biography of the Union general of the Civil War and two-term president of the United States.


Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance (67 weeks on the list)

A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of the white working class through the story of his own childhood.


Sisters First by Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush

(2 Weeks on the list)

How the twin daughters of former president George W. Bush grew up in the public eye.




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Bradford Area
Public Library

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Phone: 814-362-6527
Mission: To provide the resources to inform, educate and enrich our community in a way that demonstrates:
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