Some of you have probably guessed that it is, Janet Evanovich, her new book is “Sizzling Sixteen.” Yup…Stephanie, Joe, Ranger, Grandma, and all the rest of the Vincent Plum Bail Bonds cast. We have two regular print copies, and one large print…so the waiting list should move along fairly fast.
My second “Pam’s Pick” is “Innocent” by Scot Turow. This is the long awaited sequel to his landmark best seller, “Presumed Innocent” written in 1987. We also have that one. My Non-fiction Pick is off the bestseller list, “War” by Sebastian Junger. He follows one platoon, based in eastern Afghanistan for over 15 months to find out what war was actually like!
New Fiction: “Matterhorn” by Karl Marlantes, a novel about the Vietnam War. Lt. Waino Mellas and his comrades in Bravo Company are isolated between Laos and the DMZ on a hill the brass have named Matterhorn. Soon the orders are to abandon Matterhorn and embark on a dangerous mission to sever a North Vietnamese supply line. Will any of them make it out alive?
New Christian Fiction: “Predator” by Terri Blackstock, the story of an online predator. Krista has taken matters into her own hands to find who murdered her sister. Her sister was lured by an online predator. Now Krista is baiting herself for the killer but will she be able to control the outcome or will she become a victim too?
New Non-fiction: “Mindful Child” by Susan Greenland, this book will help your child manage stress.
“Putting Children First” by JoAnne Pedro-Carroll, Ph.D, this book is to help children thrive thru divorce.
“Really Useful Grandparents’ Book” by Eleo Gordon, and Tony Lacey, this is an activities book to bring you and your grandchildren closer.
New Audio Books on CD: “The Last Time I Saw You” by Elizabeth Berg, and “How to Meet and Marry a Man in Seattle” by Debbie Macomber.
New DVDs: “Old Dogs,” “Madelines’s Great Adventures,” and “The First Day of School.”
BOOK SALE: We will be having a book sale July 22, 23, & 24. We have a lot of new used books for sale. A bag full of books will still be just a dollar. We have some great buys. Come
Don’t forget SUMMER READING! We are having a great time. So come get wet with us. Yes, I said wet. I was cooled off last week with a bucket of water down my back. But don’t worry I made sure the others got wet too!
We will have water balloons this week, squirt guns next week and a water slide for the last week. We are really getting wet at the library. Come join the fun!
TEENS: We are having a special Summer Reading at the Pool on July 23rd from 6-8. Sign up today! We will have fun, food and prizes!
The Cadiz Record’s Library Notes feature is submitted by John L. Street Library Director Pam Metts.