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Pictured in the Stacks…

Now that football season is upon us, have you considered reading your favorite player’s biography?  Or perhaps catching up on the coaching history of the opposing team?  Check out our football section – you can find it in the 796s or in our catalog here:  http://bit.ly/1Dka62s



New and Notable – Biographies

biographiesHere are some new biography titles that have been getting loads of critical buzz!  Click on the links to find out more and place your holds today:

Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?: A Memoir by Roz Chast

Living with a Wild God: A Nonbeliever’s Search for the Truth about Everything by Barbara Ehrenreich

The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s America by John F. Kasson

The Good Spy: The Life and Death of Robert Ames by Kai Bird

Updike by Adam Begley

Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War by Mark Harris

(As listed in Booklist July/August 2014.)


Let’s Talk Books!

Debbie talks about why you should read the Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes series by Laurie R. King. You can find these items in our catalog here: http://bit.ly/1ph4v2m


New and Notable – Literary Fiction

Here are some new literary fiction titles that have been getting loads of critical buzz!  Click on the links to find out more and to place your holds today:

all the lightAll the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

Long Man by Amy Greene

American Romantic by Ward Just

Thunderstruck & Other Stories by Elizabeth McCracken

Can’t and Won’t by Lydia Davis

Every Day Is for the Thief by Teju Cole

Casebook by Mona Simpson

Frog Music by Emma Donoghue

Lost for Words by Edward St. Aubyn

Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932 by Francine Prose

The Pink Suit by Nicole Mary Kelby

The Snow Queen by Michael Cunningham

You Should Have Known by Jean Hanff Korelitz

The Last Kind Words Saloon by Larry McMurtry

The Blazing World by Siri Hustvedt

In Paradise by Peter Matthiessen

To Rise Again at a Decent Hour by Joshua Ferris

And the Dark Sacred Night by Julia Glass

Delicious! by Ruth Reichl

Children of the Revolution by Peter Robinson

Jack of Spies by David Downing

Stone Cold by C.J. Box

Northanger Abbey by Val McDermid

(As listed in Booklist July/August 2014.)

Movies, Music and More...

Pictured in the Stacks…

Have you ever noticed the blue cart by our collection of music CDs?  This cart holds items that are too big to fit on the shelves.  These items include anniversary editions, anthology collections and other multiple CD sets.  Take a look the next time you visit us – perhaps you’ll find one of your favorites!