BoP Store & Reading Room are open by appointment:
Wednesday - Sunday from 3-7 p.m.

Covid PPE Protocols Strictly Adhered

Please let us know your text and/or phone number and dates and time for your visit/study session.

Invalid Email

Request a Book

[gravityform id="1" title="false" description="false" ajax="true"]

From BoP

2020 Thanksgiving Reading


Forcing Gratitude never quite works as well as a state of natural grace.  Thanksgiving also requires honesty regarding reconciling the…

Read More »

Scary Stories for Halloween: Past and Present

  Is it ever time to make your classic book change?   Do you have scary stories on the ready…

Read More »

Part III in BoP’s Summer Project: A Charlestown Story for Our First Annual Charity Auction


  Note: If you are joining our story now – BoP’s First Charity Auction this year focused on the Hoxsie-Browning…

Read More »

Part II in BoP’s Summer Project: A Charlestown Story for Our First Annual Charity Auction


Note: This past summer BoP auctioned early American furniture and decorative objects belonging to Charlestown’s early family, the Hoxsie-Browning’s. We…

Read More »

A Very Short History of Charlestown, Rhode Island through the Hoxsie-Browning Family


We need your knowledge! Dear Reader, Because we are new to this subject, and not unlike amateur sleuths searching for…

Read More »

Cross Mills’ Library Produces Annual Garden Tours Online


Cross Mills’ Library Annual Garden Tours 2020 Are Available Online   As many of you may have missed, the library…

Read More »

Recognizing the End of World War II at BoP, 2020


BoP’s AUGUST READING The Second World War ended seventy-five years ago, the anniversary year of the Covid-19 pandemic. Although we…

Read More »

Charlestown Residents Socially Distance for the Sake of Our Salt Ponds


On August 28, a dozen of Charlestown residents gathered at BoP to brave the elements, namely those of mosquitoes and…

Read More »

Franklin Dixon’s Hardy Boys: Now and Then


I get your drift, Joe. I have lived with your drift for years. I am saddled with your drift. -Franklin…

Read More »

Favorite Easter Stories of All Time


1. Gospel John 20: 1-18 Now Mary stood outside the tomb crying. As she wept, she bent over to look…

Read More »

WP Feedback

Dive straight into the feedback!
Login below and you can start commenting using your own user instantly

We Do Not Take Used Books.