Rockport Public Library
One Limerock Street, PO Box 8, Rockport, Maine 04856-0008

New and Recommended

This page is for our readers! Here you will find links to our recent book acquistions as well as suggestions from BookLovers' Cafe, The Rockport Public Library Book Group, and Rockport Readers Recommend.  We love talking about the books you love at RPL. We hope you find these suggestions useful. As always, you can contact the staff for help in finding a good book.


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Rockport Readers Recommend

Our readers have supplied the following recommendations either by filling in a form at our circulation desk, or by entering directly into the form linked to this web page. Please use this space to share your impressions and comment on your favorite books. We have a display of many of these books as you enter our library.

We hope you are inspired to try a book from this list. Enjoy! 

All the titles link to the catalog, so you can quickly see the availability of a recommended book. The list has gotten long, so now you can click to expand your favorite category. Listed alphabetically by title within categories.
NEW  indicates a recent addition.

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Click the [hide/show] button to display a category.


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Nonfiction  [hide/show]

Poetry  [hide/show]

Book Groups

Links to our discussion group book lists:

BookLovers' Cafe

Kids Recommend.

Rockport Public Library Book Group



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Recent Acquistions

Here are the books the library has purchased over the past year or so. Right-click the following links for PDF viewing options. The documents are about 100 Kilobytes in size and may take a few minutes to download to your computer, depending on the speed of your internet connection. Click the PDF image to get the free Adobe Reader.






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