Library News for December 20, 2023

Unless it’s a holiday, the library building is open to the public on Monday through Thursday, from 9:00 a.m. – to 7:00 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – to 4:00 p.m.

The library will be closed on Monday, December 25 for Christmas. The library will reopen on Tuesday, December 26, at 9:00 am and close at 4:00 pm, but there will be no children’s programs for the week of December 25 due to the holiday. Stop in early to check out books, music, and movies for the holiday weekend.

New books for children include: Zilot & Other Important Rhymes by Bob Odenkirk, Animal Snuggles: Affection in the Animal Kingdom by Aimee Reid, Just One Flake by Travis Jonker, The Pie That Molly Grew by Sue Heavenrich, We Disagree About This Tree by ross Collins, My Hero Academia: (Vol 24) by Kohei Horikoshi,  Kitty & Cat: Bent Out of Shape by Mirka Hokkanen, Where’s the Snowman? by Inglea P. Arrhenius, Be Thankful for Water: How Water Sustains Our Planet by Harriet Ziefert and Brian Fitzgerald,  Marvel Super Stories (Book One): All-New Comics from All-Star Cartoonists by Marvel Entertainment, John Jennings, et al, The Ogress and the Orphans by Kelly Barnhill, Keeper of Lost Cities: The Graphic Novel (Part 1) by Shannon Messinger, What You Need To Be Warm by Neil Gaiman, I Survived: The Great Alaska Earthquake, 1964 by Lauren Tarshis, Unicorn Diaries: The Glitter Bug by Rebecca Elliott, and the Puppy Place: Where Every Puppy Finds a Home by Ellen Miles.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: Uhtred’s Feast by Bernard Cornwell, West Heart Kill by Dann McDorman,  The Future by Naomi Alderman, Iron Flame by Rebecca Yarros, Caught on the Book by Laura Gail Black, Past Lying by Val McDermid, Mister Lullaby by J.H. Markert, Ruthless by Anne Mette Hancock, Midnight Showing by Megan Shepherd, Shot With Crimson by Nicola Upson, The Second Stranger by Martin Griffin, Hot Springs Drive by Lindsay Hunter, The Happy Couple by Naoise Doland, Overdue or Die by Allison Brook, The Unmaking of June Farrow by Adrienne Young, The Manor House by Gilly Macmillan, Love at 350˚ by Lisa Peers, Five Years From Now by Paige Toon, and Out There Screaming edited by Jordan Peele.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: Dolly Parton by Tracey E. W. Laird, 15 Minute Drawing: One-Line Drawing by Heinke Nied, The deVol Kitchen by Paul O’Leary, Robin McLellan, and Helen Parker, Cheap Old Houses by Elizabeth & Ethan Finkelstein, Elvis and the Colonel by Greg McDonald and Marshall Terrill, Adoption Unfiltered: Revelations from Adoptees, Birth Parents, Adoptive Parents, and Allies by Sara Easterly, Kelsey Vander Vliet Ranyard, and Lori Holden, Tonight We Pray for Momma by Becky Thompson and Susan K. Pitts, Teddy and Booker T. by Brian Kilmeade, and The Complete Eldercare Planner by Joy Loverde.

To get a free library card, call 270-237-3861 or stop by the library with a photo I.D. and a recently postmarked piece of mail. Then, you’ll be able to check out or download library materials. Also, please let us know if there’s a particular book, movie, or music artist you would like added to the collection. We’ll do our best to fulfill your requests.