Curbside Pickup Hours

Wednesday 2 - 7

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10 - 3

Sunday and Monday Closed

Beginning Tuesday, July 21, patrons will be able to access the full library collection and public computers through an appointment-only service.

 

For more information: https://www.bradfordlibrary.org/curbside-pickup.

 


 

 Registration for this program closed on July 5. Everyone who has registered may now read and log their books in Beanstack.  Complete any six (6) challenges and you're automatically entered into our Amazon Gift Card raffle! Complete all ten (10) challenges and you'll earn a second entry in our raffle!  This reading program ends on August 21.  To register, visit https://bradfordlibrary.beanstack.org/reader365


     

Story Walk -- Scavenger Hunt     

Here is a treat that is sure to please everyone! Listen while author, Pat Drummond, reads from the book that she wrote and her daughter, Denise, illustrated. If you listen carefully, you will also hear a woodland stream and the chirping of some hummingbirds! The library and the Bradford Chamber of Commerce are partnering to bring families a story walk 'scavenger hunt.' Register for this event by calling the library, 814-362-6527 or emailing: program@bradfordlibrary.org. The story walk will run from Aug. 12 - Sept. 12. Complete the story walk activity and submit it to the library. Randomly chosen winners could win an autographed copy of My Grama's Garden or a $20 Chamber gift certificate! Recording.

 

                                                         


New York Times Hardcover Fiction

Best Sellers List 

August 9, 2020

FICTION:

THE PULL OF THE STARS By Emma Donoghue

While war and the Great Flu ravages 1918 Dublin, three women help expectant mothers who have been quarantined in a hospital.

AXIOM'S END By Lindsay Ellis

Cora Sabino finds herself caught between her estranged whistle-blower father and the extraterrestrials who have been living here for decades.

28 SUMMERS By Elin Hilderbrand

A relationship that started in 1993 between Mallory Blessing and Jake McCloud comes to light while she is on her deathbed and his wife runs for president.

AMERICAN DIRT By Jeanine Cummins

A bookseller flees Mexico for the United States with her son while pursued by the head of a drug cartel.

BIG SUMMER By Jennifer Weiner

Daphne Berg's former best friend asks her to be the maid of honor at her wedding in Cape Cod.

IF IT BLEEDS By Stephen King

Four novellas:  "Mr. Harrigan's Phone," "The Life of Chuck," "Rat," and "If It Bleeds."

THE SUMMER HOUSE By James Patterson

Jeremiah Cook, a veteran and former N.Y.P.D. cop, investigates a mass murder near a lake in Georgia.

THE GUEST LIST By Lucy Foley

A wedding between a TV star and a magazine publisher on an island off the coast of Ireland turns deadly.

THE VANISHING HALF By Brit Bennett

The lives of two twin sisters who run away from a Southern Black community at age 16 diverge as one returns and the other takes on a different racial identity but their fates intertwine.

CAMINO WINDS By John Grisham

The line between fact and fiction becomes blurred when an author of thrillers is found dead after a hurricane hits Camino Island.

THE ORDER By Daniel Silva

The 20th book in the Gabriel Allon series.  The art restorer and spy cuts his family's vacation short to investigate whether Pope Paul VII was murdered.

SEX AND VANITY By Kevin Kwan

A nod to "A Room With a View" in which Lucie Tang Churchill is torn between her WASP-y billionaire fiance and a privileged hunk born in Hong Kong.

A WALK ALONG THE BEACH By Debbie Macomber

After dealing with loss and setbacks, two sisters take risks on dreams and love.

PEACE TALKS By Jim Butcher

The 16th book in the Dresden Files series.  Chicago's only professional wizard tries to keep the peace during a summit of the Supernatural nations of the world.

WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING by Delia Owens 

In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.           

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Curbside Pickup Hours

Wednesday 2 - 7

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10 - 3

Sunday and Monday Closed

Bradford Area
Public Library

67 West Washington St
Bradford PA 16701-1234
Phone: 814-362-6527
Mission: To provide the resources to inform, educate and enrich our community in a way that demonstrates:
  • Literacy
  • Equal access and diversity
  • Life-long learning
  • Fiscal responsibility and integrity
  • BAPL's rich heritage

Vision: To be a recognized premier library in service to our community.