Library Notes

Library Notes

THE DARK LAKE by Sarah Bailey When a popular former high school classmate is found murdered, a lead homicide investigator in a rural town uncovers puzzling mysteries in the victim’s life, from her abrupt departure from a dream teaching job to her run down existence in spite of wealthy family ties. (Mystery)
FAIRYTALE by Danielle Steel When her idyllic life on her family’s Napa Valley vineyard is shattered by her mother’s sudden death, a young Stanford graduate finds herself at the mercy of a cold-hearted stepfamily at the same time she bonds with her stepmother’s kind mother and a loving friend from her childhood. (Romance)
THE LAST BALLAD by Wiley Cash Inspired by actual events, a tale set in the Appalachian foothills of 1929 North Carolina follows the struggles of an ordinary woman to reclaim her dignity and rights in a labor mill, where she earns a paltry salary before risking her family and future to join a union. (Historical)

At Your Library
• Oct 12 - 5:00 p.m. Book Cook Program
• Oct 16 - 5:00 p.m. Historical Society Open House
• Oct 17 - 7:00 p.m. Gideons Meeting
• Oct 18 - 10:00 a.m. Baby Lap sit, 10:30 a.m. Storytime.

Bookmobile
Schedule

• Oct 12-13 Off the road
• Oct 17 Stearns, Revelo, Hill Top, Headstart & Preschool Outreach
• Oct 18 Preschool Outreach, Adult Day Centers, PK Nursing
Weather policy: If school is called off due to inclement weather the bookmobile may not be running either. For information concerning library service please call the library at 376-8738.

THE VENGENACE OF MOTHERS BY Jim Fergus A sequel to the award-winning One Thousand White Women follows the embittered journal of a woman who assisted the government’s “Brides for Indians” program in 1873, only to become fully absorbed into Cheyenne culture in the face of white society’s rejection. (Historical Fiction)
PROVENANCE BY Ann Leckie Power-driven young woman, Ingray has just one chance to secure the status that she craves and regain priceless lost artifacts prized by her people; she must free their thief from a prison planet from which no one has ever returned. (Sci Fi)
TO BE WHERE YOUR ARE (Mitford Series #14) by Jan Karon Father Tim Kavanagh struggles to find meaning in an unexpected new job, while newlyweds Dooley and Lace are stricken by a crisis that overshadows their happiness, and 4 year old Jack Tyler looks forward to the biggest day of his young life. (Inspirational Fiction)

At Your Library
• Sept 28 - 5:00 p.m. Library Board of Trustees Meeting, 5:00 p.m. ASK Meeting
• Oct 04 - 10:00 a.m. Baby Lap sit, 10:30 a.m. Storytime
• Oct 05 - 5:00 p.m. Celebration of McCreary Co. Artists

Bookmobile Schedule

• Sept 29 - Daycare Outreach
• Oct 03 - Preschool Outreach, Parkers Lake, Hwy 90
• Oct 04 - Preschool Outreach, Adult Daycare Centers
• Oct 05 - Preschool Outreach, Bethel Rd., Holly Hill Area

Weather policy: If school is called off due to inclement weather the bookmobile may not be running either. For information concerning library service please call the library at 376-8738.

 

One Comment:

  1. A good book to read is “McCreary Conquest” by L. Perry. It is in the library in Somerset.

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