It was me all Along: A Memoir by Andie Mitchell

If you or anyone you know has ever struggled with weight, please read this book. I was hooked from the first sentences of the introduction, when she describes eating the entire birthday cake she’d baked for her 20th birthday party.

Chris Bohjalian visits the WFPL!

This Thursday evening, we are thrilled to welcome New York Times-bestselling author Chris Bohjalian to the Watertown Free Public Library

Secret Sidekicks of History

This book is one of the best browsing books that I have come across in some time. It presents a wide array of sidekicks—individuals who, along the way, inspired or assisted various well-known people in their endeavors.

The 24-Hour Library

The 24 hours a day, 7 days a week library is an amazing thing—particularly when we have this much snow!

​And the Oscar goes to …

Do we know how to pick ‘em or what? Next Monday March 2nd at 6:30 PM we will be screening Birdman (the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Academy Award winner for Achievement in Directing, Original Screenplay, Cinematography and Best Motion Picture!

A Grisly Pattern

Have you ever noticed a pattern in the books you’re reading? As if the authors got together and decided that “X” would be a good idea to write about?

California Dreamin'

It was my pleasure to travel to Pasadena, California, recently to visit family during the time of the big snow here.

So Alone

Have you ever finished listening to a story and felt a void?

Tax Forms 2014: What’s the Deal?

First – the good news: the Watertown Free Public Library has received the 2014 Mass.


Boston Girl

That is the word I would use to describe Boston Girl by Anita Diamant.