Recently Added Staff Picks

Blue Heaven by C.J. Box

“A twelve-year-old girl and her younger brother are on the run in the Idaho woods, pursued by four men they have just watched commit murder—four men who know exactly who William and Annie are. And where their mother lives (From the Publisher).”

Recommended By:  Evelyn Hershkowitz, Readers’ Services Librarian Trainee

Bookman’s Wake by John Dunning

“Unexpected danger and chilling intrigue attend a Denver bookstore owner’s trip to Seattle for the purpose of escorting a purported book thief to jail. Ex-cop Cliff Janeway, agrees to act as bounty hunter only because of his interest in rare books; he soon realizes, however, that his employer has a hidden agenda involving the years-ago murder of two brothers who were owners of a publishing company known for its limited editions (Library Journal).”

Recommended By:  Ed Goldberg, Reference Librarian

Marley and Me by John Grogan

“The heartwarming and unforgettable story of a family in the making and the wondrously neurotic dog who taught them what really matters in life.  John and Jenny were young and in love, with a perfect little house and not a care in the world. Then they brought home Marley, a wiggly yellow furball of a puppy—and their life would never be the same (From the Publisher).”

Recommended By:  Jennifer Rottkamp, Library Clerk

Shogun by James Clavell

“A bold English adventurer. An invincible Japanese warlord. A beautiful woman torn between two ways of life, two ways of love. All brought together in an extraordinary saga of a time and a place aflame with conflict, passion, ambition, lust, and the struggle for power… (From the Publisher).”

Recommended By:  Megan Kass, Reference Librarian

– posted by Jackie, Readers’ Services

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