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Billboard Hot 100:  September 18, 2017

Billboard Hot 100: September 18, 2017

Each week, Billboard publishes the Hot 100: The week’s most popular current songs across all genres, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen BDS, sales data as compiled by Nielsen SoundScan and streaming activity data from online music...

Billboard Hot 100:  September 11, 2017

Billboard Hot 100: September 11, 2017

Each week, Billboard publishes the Hot 100: The week’s most popular current songs across all genres, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen BDS, sales data as compiled by Nielsen SoundScan and streaming activity data from online music...

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist:  September 11, 2017

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist: September 11, 2017

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION GLASS HOUSES by Louise Penny THE RIGHT TIME by Danielle Steel SHATTERED by Helen Hardt Y IS FOR YESTERDAY by Sue Grafton THE WOMAN IN CABIN 10 by Ruth Ware COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK NONFICTION THE GLASS CASTLE by Jeannette Walls...

Provincetown Photo and a Poem: September 8, 2017

Provincetown Photo and a Poem: September 8, 2017

September 8, 2017 Photo by Corinne Diana After the Viewing A Poem by Jan Kelly in honor of Betty Villari At sunset,  A lone mourning dove On the wires Between two telephone poles. Only one? Not the usual grouping.  It was Betty Villari Giving me one last look Before...

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist:  September 4, 2017

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist: September 4, 2017

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION Y IS FOR YESTERDAY by Sue Grafton SEEING RED by Sandra Brown THE STORE by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo THE WHISTLER by John Grisham BEFORE WE WERE YOURS by Lisa Wingate COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK NONFICTION THE GLASS CASTLE...

Billboard Hot 100:  September 4, 2017

Billboard Hot 100: September 4, 2017

Each week, Billboard publishes the Hot 100: The week’s most popular current songs across all genres, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen BDS, sales data as compiled by Nielsen SoundScan and streaming activity data from online music...

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist:  August 28, 2017

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist: August 28, 2017

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION SEEING RED by Sandra Brown THE STORE by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo I KNOW A SECRET by Tess Gerritsen THE LATE SHOW by Michael Connelly THE WHISTLER by John Grisham COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK NONFICTION THE GLASS CASTLE by...

Billboard Hot 100:  August 28, 2017

Billboard Hot 100: August 28, 2017

Each week, Billboard publishes the Hot 100: The week’s most popular current songs across all genres, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen BDS, sales data as compiled by Nielsen SoundScan and streaming activity data from online music...

Provincetown Photo and a Poem: August 25, 2017

Provincetown Photo and a Poem: August 25, 2017

August 25, 2017 Photo by Stephen Borkowski NEXT A Poem by Barry Hellman If you don’t want to hear this, say Next with an exclamation point; or say it the way tellers at a bank do from behind their cage-- or people working the counter at a deli, the airport, the...

Nan’s Book Festival Reading Highlights

Nan’s Book Festival Reading Highlights

We've got the Book Festival covered! This month, Lead Librarian Nan Cinnater provides a visual inventory of all of the great books featured at the Provincetown Book Festival September 15 – 16, here at the Provincetown Public Library! All books displayed can be...

Billboard Hot 100:  August 21, 2017

Billboard Hot 100: August 21, 2017

Each week, Billboard publishes the Hot 100: The week’s most popular current songs across all genres, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen BDS, sales data as compiled by Nielsen SoundScan and streaming activity data from online music...

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist:  August 21, 2017

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist: August 21, 2017

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION ANY DREAM WILL DO by Debbie Macomber THE GOOD DAUGHTER by Karin Slaughter THE LATE SHOW by Michael Connelly THE WHISTLER by John Grisham BARELY LEGAL by Stuart Woods and Parnell Hall COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK NONFICTION THE GLASS...

Provincetown Photo and a Poem: August 18, 2017

Provincetown Photo and a Poem: August 18, 2017

August 18, 2017 Photo by Brittany Taylor Surrender A Poem by Kate Wallace Rogers Everything falls in place just as I awaken the author of my space. I live with abandon, spilled-ink blue windows open and overflowing, a flush of saffron light soaks my skin. So sure all...

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist:  August 14, 2017

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist: August 14, 2017

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION THE MEDICAL EXAMINER by James Patterson with Maxine Paetro THE LATE SHOW by Michael Connelly THE WHISTLER by John Grisham CAMINO ISLAND by John Grisham THE GUNSLINGER by Stephen King COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK NONFICTION THE GLASS...

Billboard Hot 100:  August 14, 2017

Billboard Hot 100: August 14, 2017

Each week, Billboard publishes the Hot 100: The week’s most popular current songs across all genres, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen BDS, sales data as compiled by Nielsen SoundScan and streaming activity data from online music...

Provincetown Photo and a Poem: August 11, 2017

Provincetown Photo and a Poem: August 11, 2017

August 11, 2017 Photo by Paul Murphy Great Questions of Life A New Poem by Hilde Oleson I have been tortured so much of life by the great questions. The older I get, the farther I seem to be from the answers. Why am I here? Why have I lingered past others more worthy?...

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist: August 7, 2017

New York Times Best Sellers Booklist: August 7, 2017

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION THE LATE SHOW by Michael Connelly THE WHISTLER by John Grisham WILDFIRE by Ilona Andrews CAMINO ISLAND by John Grisham HOUSE OF SPIES by Daniel Silva COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK NONFICTION THE GLASS CASTLE by Jeannette Walls...

Billboard Hot 100: August 7, 2017

Billboard Hot 100: August 7, 2017

Each week, Billboard publishes the Hot 100: The week’s most popular current songs across all genres, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen BDS, sales data as compiled by Nielsen SoundScan and streaming activity data from online music...

Provincetown History in Photos: August 2, 2017

Provincetown History in Photos: August 2, 2017

A photograph showing a beached Finback Whale and small crowd of onlookers and the beach side of buildings and houses along Commercial Street. The three story building on the right is part of Consolidated Cold Storage Plant at 501 Commercial...