New Releases

New Arrivals - October 2011

These just in:

Lethal by Sandra Brown. In her latest tale Brown returns o the bayous of Louisiana to deliver a heart-pounding tale of corruption, betrayal and murder.

Murder in the 11th House by Mitchell Scott Lewis. Detective David Lowell uses astrological charts to solve a murder case. Library Journal says, “It’s a perfect afternoon read that will provoke smiles…..this series debut has tremendous potential.” Get in on the ground floor, start reading him now!

Shock Wave by John Sandford. The latest from Sandford is a Virgil Flowers mystery. A super-store chain, PyeMart, wants to open a location in a Minnesota river town. Local merchants and environmental groups oppose the project. Their objections seem to have little effect, until someone decides to take matters into their own hands.

Feast Day of Fools by James Lee Burke. Sheriff Hackberry Holland patrols a small Southwest Texas border town with a deep and abiding respect for the citizens in his care.  This novel follows Rain Gods, Burke’s Hackberry Holland tale from 2007.

The Ballad of Tom Dooley:a ballad novel by Sharyn McCrumb. Maybe you remember the song, Hang down your head Tom Dooley. This is a fictionalized account of the haunting tale of murder and illicit love, based on actual events that took place in North Carolina in the aftermath of the Civil War. The author has unearthed some new evidence revealing the true story behind the ballad.

Confidence Men by Ron Suskind. Suskind is a Pulitzer prize winning journalist and served as the senior national affairs writer for the Wall Street Journal for nearly a decade. In this, his latest work, he write about the hidden history of Wall Street and the White House and what happened when a major economic disaster crossed paths with a new and inexperienced American President.

Painting and Wallpapering Secrets by Brian Santos, the Wall Wizard.  Here’s a great DIY book covering a multitude of wall covering techniques. With a primer on basic wall-painting, sections on product, tools and techniques and lots of photos showing you HOW TO accomplish various faux finishes and HOW TO successfully apply wallpaper, this works great if you’re about to embark on a wall-covering project, or it you’re just looking for ideas.

These are only a FEW of the books recently delivered to the library! You can put any of them ON HOLD online, or feel welcome to stop in or give us a call at the library.