Library News for August 2, 2017

Summer reading is over. Thank you to the Friends of the Library for providing funds to stock our shelves with great prizes for the kids who turned in reading logs.  We had a great summer of laughing, learning, and reading together.

Congratulations to the Primary Center  for winning the Buggy Book Club by logging the most library visits  this summer.  Your grand prize will be a special program, Eclipsing the Sun by our favorite science guy, Jason Lindsey on August 18th, the Friday before the historical lunar eclipse.  Thanks to all the parents who dropped by the library this summer with your kids.

New books for children this week include: Dance at Grandpa’s by Laura Ingall’s Wilder, My Pictures After the Storm by Eric Veillé,  The Hand Manual by Sung Eun Kim, Zoon Zen: A Yoga Story for Kids by Kristen Fischer, Jack and the Beanstalk and the French Fries by Mark Teague, Now by Antoinette Portis, Hello Goodbye Dog by Maria Gianferrari, Magical Celtic Tales by Una Leavy, The Way Home in the Night by Akiko Miyakoshi, The Giant of Jum by Elli Woollard and Benji Davies, Be a Star: Wonder Woman by Michael Dahl, The Sands of Shark Island by Alexander McCall Smith, Survivor Diaries: Overboard by Terry Lynn Johnson, Trouble at School for Marvin & James  by Elise Broach, The Song from Somewhere Else by A.F. Harrold, Pennybaker School is Headed for Disaster by Jennifer Brown, and The Call by Peadar O’Guilin.  

New books on the adult fiction shelf include:  Beach House for Rent by Mary Alice Monroe, Defectors by Joseph Kanon, The Second Sister by Marie Bostwick, After Life by Marcus Sakey, A Talent for Murder by Andrew Wilson, Down a Dark Road by Linda Castillo, Unsub by Meg Gardiner, Dinner with Edward by Isabel Vncent, The Legacy by Michael Phillips, Final Girls by Riley Sager, The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Tayor Jenkins Reid, Beautiful Tempest by Joanna Lindsey, Indigo Lake by Jodi Thomas, The Break Down by B.A. Paris, The Late Show by Michael Connelly, A Distrant View of Everything by Alexander McCall Smith, Phoebe’s Gift by Jerry S. Eicher, Blood and Beauty by Darah Dunant, Look Behind You by Iris Johansen, Mary’s Home by Jerry S. Eicher, and Lost and Found Sisters by Jill Shalvis.

New books on the adult non-fiction include:  The Complete IEP Guide: How to Advocate for Your Special Ed Child by Attorney Lawrence M. Siegel, and  Scholarships, Grants, and Prizes 2018 by Petersons®.

New movies include: Mr. Church starring Eddie Murphy, 1 Mile to You starring Billy Crudup and Liana Liberato, Table 19 starring Anna Kendrick, A Doggone Hollywood  starring Lauren Parknson, The Sense of an Ending starring Michelle Dockery, A Country Wedding starring Jesse Metcalfe and Autumn Reeser, Gifted starring Chris Evans, Ghost in a Shell starring Scarlett Johansson, and The Boss Baby starring Alec Baldwin.

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card. Library cards are free with a photo I.D. and a recently postmarked piece of mail.  If there’s a special book, movie, or music artist you would like to see offered, please let us know. We’ll do our best to meet your needs.