Plainville Memorial Library Receives The Ross and Marianna Beach Foundation Grant

The Plainville Library is pleased to accept The Ross and Marianna Beach Foundation Grant that is to be used for the purchase of books in the area of art, music, culture, travel, history, science, biography, autobiography, and children's books. We will be listing the books purchased with this grant on our website as they are received. Scroll down to see latest titles.

Book Titles - Aug 07-Feb- 08

1,000 Places To See Before You Die
African Elephant
Amazing Gorilla
American Creation
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
Ansel Adams: 400 Photographs
Bark, George
Biscuit's Day at the Farm
Blue Skies No Fences
Boone (Bio of Daniel Boone)
Brothers in Battle
Coldest Winter
Day of Battle
Dinosaur Dinners
DK Readers: Eruption
Drawing On the Right Side of the Brain
Ella Sets the Stage
Ella the Elegant Elephant
Fashion Artist
Field Guide to American Houses
George Seurat: The Drawings
Goliath Bird Eating Tarantula
Grace Under Fire
Green Book
Halsey's Typhoon
Helen Keller
Hooray For Fish
I Dreamed I Was a Ballerina
If You're Happy and You Know It
In the Garden With Van Gogh
Jack of all Tails
Leonardo's Notebooks
Living In a Foreign Language
Lonely Planet the Travel Book
Look Me In the Eye
Mary Cassatt: Paintings and Prints
Most Noble Adventure
National Geographic Traveler: Paris
NPR Listener's Encyclopedia of Classical Music
Omnivore's Dilemma
Owl Babies
Phonics 12 Book Reading/Dora the Explorer
Picasso and the Girl With a Ponytail
Planet Earth
Radical and the Republican
Renoir: A Master of Impressionism
Sailing With Noah
Schulz and Peanuts
Sculpture; From Antiquity To the Present Day
Shattered Dreams
Sister Wendy's Story of Painting
Snail and the Whale
Spider's Secrets
Stealing Lncoln's Body
Temples, Tombs, and Hieroglyphs
Under Your Skin
Vincent Van Gogh: A Self-Portrait
Watercolor For the Serious Beginner
Where's Spot?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Biography
Zookeeper's Wife

Feb 08 - Aug 08
Amazing Buildings
American Alligators
American War Poetry
At all Costs
Audition: A Memoir
Better Photo Guide to Digital Nature
Blog of War
Bones Rock!
Broadway Musicals Show by Show
Buffalo in the House
Caesar: Life of a Colossus
Cool Stuff and How It Works
Dead Certain
Degas and the Little Dancer
Dinosaur Hunting
Eat Pray Love
Ella Takes the Cake
Eyewitness: Civil War
Football in the Big 12
From Lucy to Language
Get the Ball, Slim
Glad Monster Sad Monster
Goodnight Train
Gray Wolves
Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs
Henri Matisse: Figure Color Space
Home: A Memoir of My Early Years
Honeymoon With My Brother
How to Photograph Children
I Spy Colors in Art
Illustrated Book of Ballet Stories
Keeping a Nature Journal
Little Heathens
Llama Llama Mad at Mama
Long Road Home
Make the Team Baby Duck
Math Doesn’t Suck
My Truck is Stuck
Nick Jr. Ready-to-Read Boxed Set
On Your Toes
Photographer’s Life
Picnic With Monet
Presidential Courage
Quiet Strength
Really Big Dinosaurs
Saltwater Crocodile
Science is Simple
Secret Life of Trees
Shiver Me Letters
Skating Life
Spy Wars
Super Croc and the Origin of the Crocodile
Switching Time
Tigers Toot and Puddle
Tyrannosaurus Rex
Vietnam War