New Books 11/27/17

Cookbooks, Christmas-themed books, sister-themed books and some short stories and novellas are part of the line-up, along with the latest adventure in Clancy’s Odessa files and a new Jack Reacher thriller by Lee Child.   Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans by Brian Kilmeade A portrait of the seventh American president focuses on… Continue Reading New Books 11/27/17

New Books 11/13/17

This week’s book cart includes some Christmas offerings – a cozy mystery by Donna Andrews and a retelling of the Nutcracker by Gregory Maguire that Kirkus calls a “delightful, mystical, mythical confection” by an author “who likes nothing more than to work at the dark edges of a fairy tale.”  Two new historical biographies by award… Continue Reading New Books 11/13/17

The Christy Awards

The Christy Award™ is a program of the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) and is the foremost award honoring and promoting excellence in Christian fiction since 1999. It is named for Catherine Marshall’s novel, Christy, which has sold over 10 million copies since its publication in 1967.  These awards were established to acknowledge the value and impact… Continue Reading The Christy Awards

New Books 11/6/17

Hot off the press, these new books are ready for checkout at your library!   Deep Freeze by John Sanford When a woman from a community where he exposed school-board corruption years earlier is found dead, Virgil Flowers identifies clues linking the case to a 20-year high school reunion and its related traumas, dramas and… Continue Reading New Books 11/6/17