Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam by Mark Bowden A stirring history of the 1968 battle that definitively turned the Vietnam War into an American defeat.On the first day of the Tet Lunar New Year holiday in 1968, Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces attacked the ancient city of Hue, [...]
Important reminder! Starting at 9pm tonight (June 14th) the library catalog and Cloud Library service will be unavailable for up to 18 hours due to a system upgrade! We apologize for any inconvenience this causes!
We've already surpassed our first goal and have raised over $100 in 2 days to help benefit Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation! Help us get to our new goal of $200. Our Stand is open 3-5 pm everyday until Friday, June 16th! Stop by on Friday, June 16th for Rita's Day and receive a free Italian [...]
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Into the Water by Paula Hawkins Jules Abbott, the heroine of bestseller Hawkins’s twisty second psychological thriller, vowed never to return to the sleepy English town of Beckford after an incident when she was a teenager drove a wedge between her and her older sister, Nel. But now Nel, a writer and photographer, is the [...]
The Horse Dancer: A Novel by Jojo Moyes Successful London attorney Natasha is finally moving forward after her marriage to Mac fell apart. Her career is taking off, her relationship with her boyfriend Conor is stable, if bland, and she has her big, beautiful house all to herself. Then Mac moves back in, and he [...]
Spring Cleaning? Hackettstown Library will be happy to take your unwanted (but clean) Legos! Donations can be made to the front desk by April, 28th.
Old School: Life in the Sane Lane by Bill O'Reilly You have probably heard the term Old School, but what you might not know is that there is a concentrated effort to tear that school down. It’s a values thing. The anti–Old School forces believe the traditional way of looking at life is oppressive. Not [...]
If you have used books, movies, music CD's, and games, please donate them to library for the upcoming annual Friends of the Library Book Sale at the end of April! No textbooks or encyclopedias please! If you have any questions please contact the library at 908-852-4936!
Due to the weather cleanup, the library will be closed 3/15. We will reopen normal hours Thursday 3/16/17