Category Archives: Books

Books About 1968

Books about 1968 1968 was an important year both socially and culturally, there will be many commemorative events happening this year to highlight their 50th anniversary.  Here is a list of books about these important events or culturally significant books published in 1968.  Books are grouped for adults, teens, and Read More

2017: The Year in Books

2017: The Year in Books Did you miss any of our book lists from this year? Check out all of them in one place to catch up! They are grouped for adults, teenagers/young adults, and children, and can be borrowed from the Roslindale Library! Books about Race and Inclusion We Read More

Books about Veterans

Books about Veterans During this time of the year, we also give thanks to the men and women who serve in the armed forces.  Check out this list of books either written by veterans and/or about their experiences.  Books are grouped for adults, teenagers, and children and can be borrowed Read More

New Race and Inclusion Book Suggestions!

New Race and Inclusion Book Suggestions! The following are book suggestions from Linda Stern, a member of the Friends race and inclusion committee. Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin The Fire this Time by Jesmyn Ward Salvage the Bones, by Jesmyn Ward Sing, Unburied, Sing, Read More