THERE MUST BE SOME MISTAKE

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By Frederick Barthelme

Wallace Webster:  fifty-something,divorced, retired too early.  When his Texas condo community is rocked by several deaths, Wallace is dragged from his routine.  Described by one review as "buoyantly offbeat", this is a laugh-out-loud meditation on how we live today.

(fiction)

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BENEATH THE SURFACE

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by John Hargrove

A former trainer at SeaWorld, Hargrove writes personally and passionately about his love for orcas, his work with them, and his gradually formed belief that we have no business imprisoning them for our own amusement.  A fascinating, provocative glimpse into a mysterious world.

(non-fiction)

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THE MISSING ONE

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by Lucy Atkins

Kali's mother has just died and she suspects her husband of an affair.  She discovers a clue to her mother's mysterious past, takes her toddler son and boards a plane, determined to solve the puzzle. Fast-moving psychological suspense.

 

Fiction

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Q: Why are the Books Wrapped in Caution Tape?

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A: September 27−October 3, 2015 is Banned Books Week!

Since its inception in 1982, Banned Books Week has reminded us that while not every book is intended for every reader, each of us has the right to decide for ourselves what to read, listen to or view. Thousands of libraries and bookstores across the country will celebrate the freedom to read by participating in special events, exhibits, and read-outs that showcase books that have been banned or threatened. (Source: http://www.bannedbooksweek.org/virtualreadout)

Celebrate your freedom to read by....

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Apples Everywhere!

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The librarians started thinking about Fall, and suddenly we were craving apples! The books on display are inspired by popular apple idioms, such as "The Big Apple" and "The Apple of My Eye". Come up to the second floor and take a look! We have a wide range of books on this display, from health and fitness, to baking to mysteries. To learn more about apples.....

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