Library News for January 3, 2018

Preschool children are invited to Story Hour on Tuesdays at 10:00 am and Saturdays at 1:00 pm. Toddler Time is Thursdays at 10:00 am. We hope you make visiting the library a part of your child’s weekly routine. On Saturday, January 6 at 1:00 pm, Ms. Abby will read Maurice the Unbeastly by Amy Dixon to preschoolers. Kids will make a monster mask after the story.

Loose Ends will teach you to knit or crochet. Crafters meet every Tuesday at 3:30. Supplies are provided for beginners.

Teens are invited to participate in the Perler Bead Club on Thursday, January 4 at 5:00 pm.

New books for children this week include: The Thing by Astrid Desbordes and Marc Boutavant, How Does My Home Work by Chris Butterworth, Pompon by Géraldine Eischner and Joanna Boillat, Transcontinental Railroads by Natalie Hyde, Her Right Foot by Dave Eggers How Animals Build  by Lonely Planet Kids, Sports in Different Places by Robin Johnson, Art in Different Places by Robin Johnson, The Boxcar Children: The Clue in the Papyrus Scroll by Gertrude Chandler Warner, The Steadfast Tin Soldier by Fred Marcellino, Trickiest! 19 Sneaky Animals by Steve Jenkins, Feather by Cao Wenxuan, Polly and Her Duck Costume by Leanne Lauricella, New Year Celebrations in Different Countries by Robin Johnson, and Beat Bugs: Penny Lane adapted by Carl Meister based on a story written by Kate Mulvany.

New books for young adults include: Dating on the Dork Side by Charity Tahmaseb and Darcy Vince,  The Temptation of Adam by Dave Connis, Alone by Cyn Balog, The Truth Beneath the Lies by Amanda Searcy, No Saints in Kansas by Amy Brashear, Busted by Gino Ciocca, We All Fall Down by Natalie D. Richards, When I Was the Greatest by Jason Reynolds, Bad Call by Stephen Wallenfels, Velocity by Chris Wooding, and The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe.

New books on the adult fiction shelf include: The Map That Leads to You by J.P. Monninger, A Hundred Small Lessons by Ashley Hay, The End of the World Running Club by Adrian J. Walker, The Luster of Lost Things by Sophie Chen Keller,  Something Like Happy by Eva Woods, To Wager Her Heart by Tamera Alexander, You’re Gonna Love Me by Robin Lee Hatcher, Belle: An Amish Retelling of Beauyy and the Beast by Sarah Price, In The Valley of the Sun by Andy Davidson, The Wanted by Robert Craise, Out of Ashes by Tracie Peterson and Kimberly Woodhouse, Their Daring Hearts by Sharlene MacLaren, Judah’s Wife by Angela Hunt, and Death at Nuremberg by W.E.B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth IV.

New books on the adult non-fiction shelf include: Sisters First: Stories from Our Wild and Wonderful Life by Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush, Prairie Fires: The American Dereams of Laua Ingalls Wilder by Carline Fraser, and The Lines We Cross by Randa Abdel-Fattah.

New movies include:  The Limehouse Golem starring Billy Nighy and Olivia Cooke, Leatherface starring Lili Taylor, Leap starring Elle Fanning, Texas Rein starring Beth Gouthro The Glass Castle starring Brie Larson, Mother starring Jennifer Lawrence, Blood Money starring Ellar Coltrane and Dunkirk starring Jake Myers.

To access our digital resources or to borrow movies or music from the library, simply get a library card.  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.