Bookmark this page to see what books and DVDs are on order and will be arriving soon! Most of these items are not in the catalog yet, but you can email us at library@thomastonmaine.gov to have your name added to the reserve list for any of the titles below.  

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Fiction & Mystery  ♦  Nonfiction  ♦  Poetry  ♦  Audiobooks  ♦  Large Print  ♦  Young Adult  ♦  Middle Grade  ♦  Independent & Early Readers  ♦  Picture Books  ♦  DVDs

Click the links below to see what we have preordered for the upcoming months!

 July 2022  ♦  August 2022  ♦  September 2022

Fiction & Mystery

  • The Home-wreckers by Mary Kay Andrews
  • Local Gone Missing by Fiona Barton
  • The Omega Factor by Steve Berry
  • Horse by Geraldine Brooks
  • A Proposal They Can’t Refuse by Natalie Caña
  • The Lies I Tell by Julie Clark
  • Hatchet Island by Paul Doiron
  • It All Comes Down To This by Therese Anne Fowler
  • The Woman in the Library by Sulari Gentill
  • The Locked Room by Elly Griffiths
  • Out of the Clear Blue Sky by Kristan Higgins
  • The Hotel Nantucket by Elin Hilderbrand
  • Flying Solo by Linda Holmes
  • Vera Kelly: Lost and Found by Roaslie Knecht
  • The Boardwalk Bookshop by Susan Mallery
  • Ordinary Monsters by J.M. Miro
  • Vactionland by Meg Mitchell Moore
  • Beach House Summer by Sarah Morgan
  • The Maker of Swans by Paraic O’Donnell
  • Iona Iverson’s Rules for Commuting by Clare Pooley
  • The House Across the Lake by Riley Sager
  • The Marlow Murder Club by Robert Thorogood
  • The Second Husband by Kate White


Book Covers for Nonfiction Books Ordered June 2022
  • Lily’s Promise: Holding on to Hope Through Auschwitz and Beyond — A Story for All Generations by Lily Ebert and Dov Forman
  • Henry Knox’s Noble Train: The Story of a Boston Bookseller’s Heroic Expedition That Saved the American Revolution by William Hazelgrove
  • We Carry Their Bones: The Search for Justice at the Dozier School for Boys by Erin Kimmerle
  • River of the Gods: Genius, Courage, and Betrayal in the Search for the Source of the Nile by Candice Millard



Large Print

  • An Island Wedding by Jenny Colgan
  • The Friendship Pact by Jill Shalvis

Young Adult

  • Spy X Family, Volume 2 by Tatsuya Endo
  • My Hero Academia, Volume 18 by Kohei Horikoshi
  • My Hero Academia, Volume 19 by Kohei Horikoshi
  • Assassination Classroom, Volume 3 by Yusei Matsui
  • Clementine, Book One by Tillie Walden

Middle Grade

  • Alice Austen Lived Here by Alex Gino
  • Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History by Vashti Harrison
  • I Survived the Attacks of September 11, 2001: The Graphic Novel by Lauren Tarshis and Corey Egbert

Independent & Early Readers

  • Dragonbreath: When Fairies Go Bad by Ursula Vernon
  • Hamster Princess: Ratpunzel by Ursula Vernon

Picture Books & Board Books

  • Kindergarten: Where Kindness Matters Every Day by Vera Ahiyya and Joey Chou
  • Poo-Dunit? A Forest Floor Mystery by Katelyn Aronson and Stephanie Laberis
  • Two Dogs by Ian Falconer
  • American Desi by Jyoti Rajan Gopal and Supriya Kelkar
  • Kapaemahu by Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu, Dean Hamer, Joe Wilson, and Daniel Sousa


  • After Yang
  • Chicago Med, Season 5
  • The French Dispatch

Highly Anticipated July 2022 New Releases!

  • The 6:20 Man by David Baldacci
  • Remember Love by Mary Balogh
  • Moonflower by Kacen Callender
  • The Hidden One by Linda Castillo
  • Switchboard Soldiers by Jennifer Chiaverini
  • Chrysalis By Lincoln Child
  • Upgrade by Blake Crouch
  • Endeavour, Season 8
  • Grantchester, Season 7
  • Don’t Hug the Quokka! by Daniel Errico and Mia Powell
  • Listen to Me by Tess Gerritsen
  • Mother Bruce: Ballet Bruce by Ryan Higgins
  • The Big Dark Sky by Dean Koontz
  • The Lost City
  • The Best is Yet to Come by Debbie Macomber
  • Sweet Remnants of Summer by Alexander McCall Smith
  • Acts of Violet by Margarita Montimore
  • The Daughter of Doctor Moreau by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
  • The Retreat by Sarah Pearse
  • Cold Cold Bones by Kathy Reichs
  • Florida Woman by Deb Rogers
  • Portrait of an Unknown Woman by Daniel Silva
  • Rising Tiger by Brad Thor
  • Reputation by Sarah Vaughan
  • The It Girl by Ruth Ware
  • Yellowjackets, Season 1

Highly Anticipated August 2022 New Releases!

  • Where the Sky Begins by Rhys Bowen
  • Overkill by Sandra Brown
  • Goodnight Butterfly by Ross Burach
  • A Dark and Stormy Tea by Laura Childs
  • The Book Eaters by Sunyi Dean
  • The Many Daughters of Afong Moy by Jamie Ford
  • Stay Awake by Megan Goldin
  • The Coquíes Still Sing by Karina Nicole González and Krystal Quiles
  • The Family Remains by Lisa Jewell
  • The Blame Game by Sandie Jones
  • The Hunt by Faye Kellerman
  • The Dying Day by Vaseem Khan
  • Fox Creek by William Kent Krueger
  • Dark Music by David Lagercrantz
  • When We Were Bright and Beautiful by Jillian Medoff
  • Creepy Crayon! by Aaron Reynolds and Peter Brown
  • Girl, Forgotten by Karin Slaughter
  • Stinetinglers by R. L. Stine
  • To Kill a Troubadour by Martin Walker
  • Leo & Lea by Monica Wesolowska and Kenard Pak
  • Properties of Thirst by Marianne Wiggins

Highly Anticipated September 2022 New Releases!

  • Next in Line by Jeffrey Archer
  • The Winners by Fredrik Backman
  • Shark Princess by Nidhi Chanani
  • Captive by Iris Johansen
  • Hell and Back by Craig Johnson
  • Fairy Tale by Stephen King
  • A Song of Comfortable Chairs by Alexander McCall Smith
  • The Marriage Portrait by Maggie O’Farrell
  • Robert B. Parker’s Fallout by Mike Lupica
  • The Pigeon Will Ride the Roller Coaster! by Mo Williems
  • The Frustrating Book! by Mo Willems