New Book Staff Picks

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Fiction 500 miles from you

500 Miles From You : a Novel by Jenny Colgan

Lissa is a nurse in a gritty, hectic London neighborhood. Always terribly competent and good at keeping it all together, she's been suffering quietly with PTSD after helping to save the victim of a shocking crime. Her supervisor quietly arranges for Lissa to spend a few months doing a much less demanding job in the little town of Kirrinfeif in the Scottish Highlands.

Nonfiction why did i come into

Why Did I Come Into This Room? by Joan Lunden

In her hilarious book, broadcast journalist and Baby Boomer Joan Lunden takes the dull and depressing out of aging, replacing it with wit and humor.

Audiobook Fiction Dear Edward

Dear Edward: a Novel by Ann Napolitano

One summer morning, twelve-year-old Edward Adler, his beloved older brother, his parents, and 183 other passengers board a flight in Newark headed for Los Angeles. Among them are a Wall Street wunderkind, a young woman coming to terms with an unexpected pregnancy, an injured veteran returning from Afghanistan, a business tycoon, and a free-spirited woman running away from her controlling husband. Halfway across the country, the plane crashes. Edward is the sole survivor.

Audiobook Non-Fiction A higher loyalty

A higher loyalty truth, lies, and leadership by James B. Comey

The former FBI director shares his experiences over the past two decades working in the American government and explores ethical leadership and how it drives sound decision-making.

YA Fiction A sky painted gold

A Sky Painted Gold by Laura Wood

In 1929 in a sleepy Cornish village, aspiring writer Lou Trevelyan, age seventeen, is introduced to the glamour and secrets of high society by summer neighbors Caitlin and Robert Cardew.

YA Nonfiction Anxiety relief for teens

Anxiety Relief for Teens : Essential CBT Skills and Mindfulness Practices to Overcome Anxiety and Stress by Regine Galanti

With Anxiety Relief for Teens, Dr. Regine Galanti teaches you how CBT-based skills and mindfulness techniques can help you manage your anxiety and reverse negative patterns. Through simple and effective exercises that help you change your thoughts, behaviors, and physical reactions, this helpful guide gives you the tools you need to navigate all of life's challenges.

Large Print Fiction The boy from the woods

The Boy from the Woods by Harlan Coben

"Thirty years ago, Wilde was found as a boy living feral in the woods, with no memory of his past. Wilde still doesn't know where he comes from, and he's back living in the woods on the outskirts of town, content to be an outcast, comfortable only outdoors, preferably alone, and with few deep connections to other people. When a local girl goes missing, famous TV lawyer Hester Crimstein--with whom Wilde shares a tragic connection--asks him to use his unique skills to help find her.

Large Print Non-Fiction Ill be gone in the dark

I'll Be Gone in the Dark : One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara

For more than ten years, a mysterious and violent predator committed fifty sexual assaults in Northern California before moving south, where he perpetrated ten sadistic murders. Then in 1986 he disappeared, eluding capture by multiple police forces and some of the best detectives in the area. Three decades later, true crime journalist Michelle McNamara was determined to find the violent psychopath she called "the Golden State Killer."

Movie Parasite

Parasite

Parasite follows the Kim family as they begin providing luxury services to the wealthy Park family, but are soon caught in an underhanded struggle to maintain their new lifestyle.

Picture Book All welcome here

All Welcome Here by Preller, James

A picture book collection of haiku poems celebrates the first day of school and all of its excitement, challenges, and anxieties, while multimedia paintings and collages by the Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator of The Noisy Paintbox depict diverse characters navigating relatable first day experiences.

Chapter Book Arise and shine

Arise and Shine by Herman Parish

Amelia Bedelia and her friends go on a field trip to the medieval fair

Juvenile Non-Fiction Breaking through

Breaking Through : How Female Athletes Shattered Stereotypes in the Roaring Twenties by Sue Macy

Macy offers a rare and fascinating glimpse into the journey of women's rights through the lens of women in sports during the pivotal decade of the 1920s. With elegant prose, poignant wit, and fascinating primary sources, Macy explores the many hurdles presented to female athletes as they stormed the field, stepped up to bat, and won the right to compete in sports.

Children's Movie Frozen II

Frozen II

Why was Elsa born with magical powers? The answer is calling her and threatening her kingdom. Together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven, she'll set out on a dangerous but remarkable journey. In the first film, Elsa feared her powers were too much for the world. Now she must hope they are enough.

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At long last..

.....we are starting to circulate our collection again!

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