Monday, July 28, 2014

New Family Movies on DVD

Gru, the girls and the Minions are back in this very funny sequel.

A mischievous squirrel has a mission to find the tastiest nuts for winter.

Monday, July 21, 2014

Goodreads: Meet your next favorite book!

The Battles of Monte Cassino by Glyn Harper and John Tonkin-Covell

The Battles of Monte Cassino (1944) were some of the toughest that occurred in the Western theatre of operations during the Second World War. German, New Zealand, British, Indian, Polish, French and American troops played prominent roles at Cassino, and each country takes pride in what its forces achieved. from the foreword. Find in new books 940.5421 HARPE

Friday, July 18, 2014

Gentlemen Bootleggers by Bryce T. Bauer

Tells the story of Joe Irlbeck and Templeton, Iowa, known during prohibition for creating Templeton rye whiskey. Find in new books: 364.132209777465 BAUER

Counting Down Bob Dylan: His 100 Finest Songs by Jim Beviglia

The author established one rule: only official recordings were considered from their original albums. An ideal companion for Dylan fans who love to make up their own playlists and analyze Dylan's lyrics.
Find in the new book section under: 782.42164092 BEVIG

Monday, July 14, 2014

Five Days at Memorial by Sheri Fink

"If we didn't experience Hurricane Katrina ourselves, we saw it: the ominous red pinwheel on the radar, the wrecked Superdome, the corpses. And certainly we saw our shame — America's inequality, negligence and violence were all laid bare by the storm.
But one tragedy went largely unwitnessed. And this is the subject of Sheri Fink's provocative new book, Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital. The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer examines what happens when people make life-and-death decisions in a state of anarchy." from the NPR article. 
We have the book in new nonfiction: 362.110976335 FINK

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Top Secret Twenty-one by Janet Evanovich

The latest Stephanie Plum is here! Put your name on the reserve list and enjoy the antics of Stephanie with her friends and relatives in Trenton, New Jersey.