Library Corner for the week of August 26, 2019
Annual Fall Supper
The Lac du Bonnet Regional Library’s Annual Fall Supper will be held on Saturday, September 14th at the Legion Hall. Tickets are now available at the Library and Ingham Pharmacy. The wish lists for groceries and volunteers are posted in the library. Please get your tickets early as the evening usually sells-out.
New Kid Lit
When We Were Alone by David A. Robertson and Julie Flett follows a young girl as she discovers her grandmother’s story of her experiences in a residential school. Going to the Zoo by Tom Paxton is a colorful book about a family taking a trip to the zoo. Jeremy’s Decision by Ardyth Brott is about a bright young man and his talented father. Grand by Marla Stewart Konrad is a book about grandparents and the fun ways they fill our days. You Smell With Your Nose by Melvin and Gilda Berger tells us how we remember smells better than sights or sounds. Where Do You Sleep Little One by Patricia Hooper is an amazing book about animals finding places to rest.
New Junior Fiction
Star Wars – Jedi Academy The Phantom Bully by Jeffrey Brown follows young Jedi-in-Training Roan Novaches as he navigates the Jedi Academy.
Slocum and the Wanton Widows of Wolf Creek is the new Jake Logan western on the shelves.
This Courageous Journey is the next in the series Heart of the Mountains by Misty M. Beller. Her trip through the Canadian Rockies is the perfect chance to make a name for herself as a news correspondent. Without the help of the mountain man who has stolen her heart, this first step may be her last.
Kate Atkinson gives us Big Sky. Detective Jackson Brodie must gather proof of an unfaithful husband for a suspicious wife. But when a chance encounter with a desperate man on a crumbling cliff leads him across a sinister network, it leads him into the path of someone from his past.
Sandra Brown writes Outfox about FBI agent Drex Easton hunting a ruthless conman turned serial killer in this page-turning suspenseful thriller.
The Orchid of Lost Souls by Nadifa Mohamed follows three women during the fall of Somalia in 1987.