Library Corner for the week of November 15, 2021

Updated 2021/11/12

New Fiction

The Nameless Ones is a new thriller by John Connolly.  Pick up this heart-pounding race to hunt down the deadliest of war criminals.

Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead is a mystery that plays out in a beautifully recreated New York City of the early 1960s.

The Stranger in the Lifeboat is new by Mitch Albom.  Adrift in a raft after a deadly ship explosion, ten people struggle for survival at sea.

New Large Print

The Seeds of Change by Lauraine Snelling is the first in the Leah’s Garden series.  Four women travel together out West for their new life and a place to call home.

 

New Biography

Over the Boards:  Lessons from the Ice is a new biography of Hayley Wickenheiser is an empowering and pragmatic guide from a world class athlete.

The Chancellor:  The Remarkable Odyssey of Angela Merkel is written by Kati Marton.  It is a definitive account of the extraordinary rise and political brilliance of a powerful woman.

Rick Mercer Talking to Canadians is a memoir of a beloved Canadian comedian.  Turning the spotlight on himself, he charts his rise to the heights of television fame.

 

New Non-Fiction

Gettysburg:  The Last Invasion by Allen C. Guelzo is an account of the climactic three-day battle of Gettysburg (July 1 – 3, 1863)

 

New Junior Non-Fiction

Together We March by Leah Henderson journals 25 protest movements that have shaped the way we fight for equality and justice today.

 

 

Catalogue and Events details are available on the Library website www.lacdubonnetlibrary.ca.