I flip the pages of a book and slip inside,
Where crystal seas await and pirates hide.
I find a paradise where birds can talk,
Where children fly and trees prefer to walk.
At the Library! Nikki Grimes
Summer Reading…Make a Splash and Make Waves!
“Pam’s Picks” for Fiction: “The Spy” by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott, this is an Isaac Bell adventure.
“Passage” by Justin Cronin, it happens fast thirty-two minutes for one world to die and another to be born.
“Overton Window” by Glen Beck, the story of a plan to destroy America that is a hundred years in the making.
“Edge of Apocalypse” by Tim LaHaye and Craig Parshall, this is a new book in the End Series.
Non-fiction: all also Thrillers of the baseball kind. “Steinbrenner: the Last Lion of Baseball” by Bill Madden, this is the biography of George Steinbrenner. The owner of the New York Yankees who changed sports forever. George Steinbrenner passed away last week.
“2010 Take Back America: A Battle Plan” by Dick Morris and Eileen McGann, this book has the stakes, the targets, the strategy and what you can do to help.
Children’s Special just for Summer Reading: “Bad Dog Marley!” by John Grogan, and “Marley Goes to School!” by John Grogan.
And for grownups if you have not read it or seen the DVD: “Marley & Me” by John Grogan, the life and love of the world’s worst dog. We have regular and large print and the DVD.
New Audio Books on CD: “Split Image” by Robert B. Parker, and “The Girl Who Player with Fire” by Stieg Larsson.
New DVDs: “Uncle Buck,” and “Before You Say I Do.”
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 by for some great bargains!
Don’t forget SUMMER READING! We are having a great time. So come get wet with us. Yes, I said wet. We will have squirt guns boat races this week and a water slide for the last week. We are really getting wet at the library. You will have to come by and see my Red Lobster Hat! 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.