Time to Sign Up for Summer Reading Program

This year’s Summer Reading Program (SRP) has the theme “Libraries Rock!”  Please put these dates on your calendar:  every Wednesday and Friday starting July 11th and ending August 3rd.  Children ages 12 and under are welcome for a fun time of crafts, games, reading, and snacks.  We will be learning about music and rocks.  Registration is open now for SRP—just come into the library to sign up.

New Books

We are thrilled to announce the following new selections for our readers:

Adult fiction, large print:  James Lee Burke, Robicheaux (A Dave Robicheaux Novel); Martha Grimes, The Knowledge (A Richard Jury Mystery); Mark Helprin, Paris in the Present Tense; Paulette Jiles, News of the World; Frank Tallis, Mephisto Waltz (A Max Liebermann Mystery); and Charles Todd, The Gate Keeper (An Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery).

Adult fiction, regular print: Jan Fields, Up to Noir Good (Secrets of the Castleton Manor Library).

Adult non-fiction, regular print: Garson Kanin, Tracy and Hepburn: An Intimate Memoir; Charles Kuralt, On the Road with Charles Kuralt; Chrissy Metz (one of the stars of television’s This Is Us), This Is Me: Loving the Person You Are Today; and George Plimpton, Out of My League.

Children:  Oliver Jeffers, Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth.