Plot Twist!

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If you love a shocking plot twist the following books are for you!     The Dive From Clausen’s Pier Ann Packer How much do we owe the people we love? Is it a sign of strength or weakness to walk away from someone in need? These questions lie at the heart of Ann Packer’s intimate and emotionally thrilling new …

Stories of Love

Terri Leslie Adults

“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul; that makes us reach for more, that plants the fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. That’s what I hope to give you forever.” — The Notebook From being cheated on, to losing a loved one…or simply hoping to find “the one”, every love has a story. …

Controversial Books

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Check out some of the most talked about books in the past 60 years. From politics and policies, to social change and fallacy, the following books will surely spark one’s interest.   Silent Spring Rachel Carson This book is credited with helping launch the environmental movement. Unfortunately it is also credited with the widespread ban of DDT (which was commonly …

What Our Patrons Are Reading!

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Check out this list of books recommended by our patrons participating in our Summer Reading program! Submissions can be made online or inside the library at the Adult Services desk.     The Girl from Summer Hill Jude Deveraux When Casey arrives in the charming town of Summer Hill, Virginia, she leaves behind a demanding boss at a famous D.C. …

Historical Fiction

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From Victorian London to post World War II, step into the past with these historical fiction novels.     The Gods of Gotham Faye Lindsay August 1845 in New York; enter the dark, unforgiving city underworld of the legendary Five Points…After a fire decimates a swathe of lower Manhattan, and following years of passionate political dispute, New York City at …

How To: Travel the World

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“Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends… The mind can never break off from the journey.” – Pat Conroy If you are interested in traveling, but not sure where to go, these books will help to ensure that your trip is safe, well planned and affordable. What are you waiting for!     How to Travel the World on …

Books to Read This Summer!

Terri Leslie Adults

With summer arriving soon, hopefully you have a little more free time on your hands. Time that should be spent reading more books! The following books are sure to satisfy your summer reading needs!   Passing Love Jacqueline E. Luckett Nicole-Marie Handy has loved all things French since she was a child. After the death of her best friend, determined …

Adult Summer Concert Series

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Our annual Summer Concert Series kicks off Friday, June 17, with Rollin’ in the Hay, and we just can’t wait. Every summer we fill our beautiful amphitheater with fantastic music – and people! Join us this year as we welcome the Hay, Shades Mountain Air, and Sean Michael Ray. Free events, bring your lawn chairs or blankets! Friday, June 17, …

A Superior Interior

Terri Leslie Adults

Revamp your home with the help of these inspirational interior decorating books! Whether you are simply rearranging, or completely changing your look, these books will help you form a vision of what you want, and help you to execute your plan using original and affordable pieces from your local flea market or thrift store!   Creative Walls: How to Display …