Library News for December 29

The Library will be closed on Monday, January 2 in recognition of the New Years Day holiday. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 3.

Preschool children can attend Story Hour on Tuesday at 10:00 am and Saturday’s at 1:00 pm. Toddler Time is Thursday at 10:00 am. We hope you make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine.

If adults want to join our book club (Books on the Square), we’ll be reading The Girl on the  Train by Paula Hawkins in January and discuss it on Tuesday, January 17 at 1:00 pm. Stop by the circulation desk and pick up a copy of the book today.

New books for children include: Smithsonian Maker Lab: 28 Super Cool Projects, Foreword by Jack Andraka, Princess Adventure Stories by Disney Press, Lotus and Feather by Ji-li Jiang, The Sleeping Gypsy by Mordicai Gerstein, Gary by Leila Rudge, Goodnight Everyone by Chris Haughton, 5 Minute Princess Stories by Disney Press, Bunny Slopes by Claudia Rueda, Little Penguins by Cynthia Rylant, Real Cowboys by Kate Hoefler, Dolphins at Daybreak by Mary Pope Osborne, A Poem for Peter by Andrea Davis Pinkney, Who Wants a Tortoise? by Dave Keane, and Preaching to Chickens: The Story of John Lewis by Jabari Asim, and The Muddled Misadventures of a Pickpocket: A Bandit’s Tale by Deborah Hopkinson.

New books for young adults include: Beast by Brie Spangler, The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon, Crystal Storm by Morgan Rhodes, Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard, Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen, What Light by Jay Asher, The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid, Lord of the Clans by Christie Golden,  Blood Red Snow White by Marcus Sedgwick, Extras by Scott Westerfield, Cursed by R.L. Stine, You in Five Acts by Una La Marche and Vampirates: Black Heart by Justin Somper.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: The High Mountains of Portugal by Yann Martel,  Newton & Polly by Jody Hedlund, Married ‘til Monday by Denise Hunter, The Inheritance by Charles Finch, The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill by Julie Klassen, Days Without Number by Robert Goddard, The Education of Dixie Dupree by Donna Evrhart, Book of the Night by Oliver Potzsch, and Dying for Christmas by Tammy Cohen.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: Nature’s Temples by Joan Maloof, Angel’s on Earth: Inspring Stories of Fate, Friendship, and the Power of Connections by Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski, Footnotes from the World’s Greatest Bookstores by Bob Eckstein, The American Fisherman by Willie Robertson and William Doyle, and Balcony on the Moon: Coming of Age in Palestine by Ibtisam Barakat,

New movies include: Hillsong: Let Hope Rise starring Brian and Bobbie Houston, Sully starring Tom Hanks, Chistmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love starring Dolly Parton, The Magnificent Seven starring Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt, Singing With Angels starring Sarah Kent and Scott Christopher, A Girl Like Grace starring Ryan Destiny and Meagan Good, To Joey, With Love starring Joey and Rory Feek, Greater starring Neal McDonough, The Disappointments Room starring Gerald McRaney, Beverly Hills Christmas starring Donna Spangler an Dean Cain, and Storks featuring voice talents of Andy Samberg, Kelsey Grammer, and Jennifer Aniston.

To access our digital resources or to borrow books, 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.