Open 7 days a week for limited service: look for books and check them out! Call 781-235-1610 for Library information.

No computers, copiers, meeting rooms or seating available during this stage.

Self-check Express Holds Pickup is available from the Wakelin Room. 
Book drops are open at all three locations for returns.
Donate your gently used books and DVDs to the Friends! A collection bin is located inside the Main Library. 
The library will be closed on Tuesday, November 3rd for in-person voting.

Book Awards & Lists

Book Awards Photo

Selected websites with respected awards or book lists.

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Mystery Writers

Agatha Award

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UK & Ireland Books

Costa Book Awards

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Top 100

Modern Library

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Mystery Writers

The Edgar Awards

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Best Novel

The Man Booker Prize

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Most Requested

Minuteman Top 50

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Outstanding Writing

The National Book Critics Circle

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National Awards

National Book Foundation

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Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers

The Nebula Awards

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Columbia University Annual Awards

The Pulitzer Prizes

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