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What's Cooking?: Fire & Food

 

Coming in December

Fiction:

Gerritsen, Tess. Die Again: A Rizzoli & Isles Novel.

Griffin, W.E.B. & William E. Butterworth. Deadly Assets.

Higgins, Jack. Rain on the Dead.

Koontz, Dean. Saint Odd: An Odd Thomas Novel.

Fowler, Christopher. Bryant & May and the Bleeding Heart: A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery.

Margolin, Phillip. Woman with a Gun.

McCarthy, Cormac. Gardener’s Son.

Robards, Karen. Hush.

Rowland, Laura Joh. The Iris Fan: A Novel of Feudal Japan.

Saramago, José. Skylight.

Non-Fiction:

Maciariello, Joseph A. A Year with Peter Drucker: 52 Weeks of Coaching for Leadership Effectiveness.

Mailer, Norman & J. Michael Lennon. The Selected Letters of Norman Mailer.

Weta. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Chronicles: Art & Design.

Coming in November

Fiction:

Baldacci, David. The Escape.

Brown, Rita Mae. Let Sleeping Dogs Lie.

Child, Lincoln & Douglas Preston. Blue Labyrinth

Clark, Mary Higgins & Alafair Burke. The Cinderella Murder

Connelly, Michael. The Burning Room.

Cornwell, Patricia. Flesh and Blood: A Scarpetta Novel.

Crais, Robert. The Promise: An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Novel.

Evanovich, Janet & Lee Goldberg. The Job.

King ,Stephen. Revival.

McCall Smith, Alexander. The Handsome Man’s Deluxe Café: No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency.

Millet, Lydia. Mermaids in Paradise.

Patterson, James. Hope To Die.

Scottoline, Lisa. Betrayed: A Rosato & Associates Novel.

Non-Fiction:

Chandler, Raymond. The World of Raymond Chandler: In His Own Words.

Coming in October

Fiction:

Chamberlain, Diane. The Silent Sister.

Connolly, John. The Wolf in Winter: A Charlie Parker Thriller.

Cussler, Clive & Dirk Cussler. Havana Storm.

Grisham, John. Untitled Thriller.

Hilderbrand, Elin. Winter Street.

Macomber, Debbie. Mr. Miracle: A Christmas Novel.

Palahniuk, Chuck. Beautiful You.

Picoult, Jodi. Leaving Time

Rice, Anne. Prince Lestat: The Vampire Chronicles.

Robinson, Marilynne. Lila.

Sandford, John. Deadline.

Smiley, Jane. Some Luck.

Steel, Danielle. Pegasus.

Tóibín, Colm. Nora Webster.

Woods, Stuart. Paris Match

Non-Fiction:

Bradley, James. The China Mirage: The Hidden History of American Disaster in Asia.

Coming in September

Fiction:

Atwood, Margaret. Stone Mattress: Nine Tales.

Brown, Sandra. Mean Streak.

Child, Lee. Personal: A Jack Reacher Novel.

Coulter, Catherine & J.T. Ellison. The Lost Key

Cronenberg, David. Consumed.

Cussler, Clive & Russell Blake. The Eye of Heaven.

Ellroy, James. Perfidia.

Follett, Ken. Edge of Eternity.

French, Tana. The Secret Place.

Gregory, Philippa. The King’s Curse.

Grippando, James. Cane and Abe.

Hannah, Sophie. The New Agatha Christie Hercule Poirot Mystery.

Hood, Ann. An Italian Wife.

Kellerman, Faye. Murder 101: A Decker/Lazarus Novel.

Kellerman, Jonathan & Jesse Kellerman. The Golem of Hollywood.

Kenyon, Sherrilyn. Son of No One.

Brilliant! Registration Begins June 23

BRILLIANT! (A  PROGRAM ABOUT DAY-GLO) Monday July 7, 7pm.  Entering Grades 3 & 4.

 Take home a copy of The Day-Glo Brothers; The True Story Of Bob And Joe Switzer's Bright Ideas and Brand-New Colors by Chris Barton.day-glo brothers We'll review the story,  learn how day-glo was invented, and create a  glow-in-the-dark playdough sculpture.  Register and pick up a copy of the book starting June 23!

Fizz, Boom, Read!

Summer's nearly here!  School is nearly done....but let's not take a vacation from reading!  We are pleased to participate in the nation-wide summer reading program "Fizz, Boom, Read!"  Come in with your child starting June 27th to pick up your kit. You must present your New City Library card to receive the packet. For every book read, each child will receive a bubble to put in our beakers and test tubes -- and hopefully they will fizz and boom out the top from all the kids' summer reading!  We are also offering science programs such as Soda Bottle Science, Bubble Trouble, Science Quest Treasure Hunt, and more!  We have music programs planned as well - Mr. Kurt, Matty Roxx, and Romper Room.  Want arts & crafts? Book clubs? We've got those, too!

NEW LARGE PRINT FOR JUNE 2014

Fiction

Save the Date by Mary Kay Andrews

The Lincoln Myth by Steve Berry

While Beauty Slept by Elizabeth Blackwell

Ghost Ship by Clive Cussler

Suspicion by Joseph Finder

One and Only by Emily Giffin

Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King

Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Ascendancy by Eric Van Lustbader

Before We Kiss by Susan Mallery

Resistant by Michael Palmer

 

Non Fiction             

I Forgot to Remember: A Memoir of Amnesia by Su Meck

New DVD Releases for June 17th

We have two new titles for Tuesday, June 17th.  They are:

Grand Budapest Hotel

Lego Movie, The (Children's)

Additional Documents for the June Director's Report

Click here to download any or all of the presentations mentioned in the Director's Report for June, section 3.  

Recently, there has been a surfeit of articles and videos pertaining to public libraries, their plight and their future.

http://places.designobserver.com/feature/library-as-infrastructure/38488/

http://tinyurl.com/nj7ttcr

http://tinyurl.com/m2rbms2

and a couple from the Toronto Public Library union (Canadian Union of Public Employees 4948) which are advocating for library support by Toronto citizens:

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