Jews Queers Germans: A Novel

By: Martin Duberman


Salt Houses

By: Hala Alyan


Scribbled in the Dark: Poems

By: Charles Simic



By: Richard Russo


The Weight of Ink

By: Rachel Kadish



American Idea of Home:  Conversations about Architecture and Design

By: Bernard Friedman


Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon

By: Jeffrey Kluger


Best Land Under Heaven: The Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny

By: Michael Wallis


Bound in Wedlock: Slave and Free Black Marriage in the Nineteenth Century

By: Tera W. Hunter


Brethren by Nature: New England Indians, Colonists, and the Origins of American Slavery

By: Margaret Ellen Newell


Darkness Falls on the Land of Light: Experiencing Religious Awakenings in 18th Century New England

By: Douglas L. Winiarski


David Jones: Engraver, Soldier, Painter, Poet

By: Thomas Diworth


Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Last Franklin Expedition

By: Paul Watson


James A. Garfield

By: Ira M. Rutkow


Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

By: David Grann


The Lowells of Massachusetts: An American Family

By: Nina Sankovitch


Prisoner in His Palace: Saddam Hussein, His American Guards, and What History Leaves Unsaid

By: Will Bardenwerper


A Sovereign People: The Crises of the 1790’s and the Birth of American Nationalism

By: Carol Berkin


Vulgar Tongues: An Alternative History of American Slang

By: Max Decharn



Donated by Doris Finley:

Vacation Yesterdays of New England, by William H. Marnell

The New England Image, by Samuel Chamberlain

Donated by Kevin Lafond:

Portsmouth High School Commencement Program for the Class of 2017

Clipper 2017(PHS yearbook)

Portsmouth Middle School Yearbook 2017

Donated by Dave Sanderson:

Letter of Samuel Haines, esquire, in vindication of himself against the unfounded and slanderous charges of Capt. John B. Walbach, which prevented his appointment as major in the new army.

The children in the woods, or, The Norfolk gentleman’s last will and testament. (broadside)

Pilgrims’ Song, by James Flint, music by B. Brown

Donated by Robin Silva:

Before the Fall, by Noah Hawley

The Book of Polly, by Kathy Hepinstall

Donated by Tom von Hemert:

An epistolary correspondence between the Rev. John C. Ogden, Rector of St. John’s Church, at Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and the Rev. Samuel Macclintock, Minister of the Congregational Society in Greenland, on a variety of subjects : principally the high powers and prerogatives claimed by diocesan bishops as successors of the Apostles, by John C. Ogden and Samuel Macclintock.