News & Events
Friday, October 26, 2012
On Monday, November 5, library patrons throughout Wyoming will have unlimited access to a digital collection of magazines. These will be available to read on your computer as well as a variety of devices and are available all the time -- no waiting for the issue you would like to read! Currently, the library consists of 50 titles from a variety of genres, everything from Bloomberg Businessweek to Car and Driver to National Geographic to Consumer Reports and will be growing very soon! Watch the library website for more information after November 5!
Did you know that new DVD’s, Books on CD and music CD’s are added weekly? You can check these items out for two weeks at a time. In order to browse what is available online go to WyldCat on the library’s webpage. Holds may be placed on items that are checked out or on-order. Don’t have a library card? Bring in proof of address and we’ll set you up.
A new historical fiction book is “Wilderness” by Lance Weller. This is the story of Abel Truman, an old and ailing veteran of the Civil War, and his heroic final journey with his beloved dog over the snowbound Olympic Mountains in Washington. It is a quest that he has little hope of completing, but his efforts are hampered even more by having to endure the violence of the two thugs following him.
Other new fiction books are “The Lost Night” by Jayne Castle, “The Line Between Here and Gone” by Andrea Kane, “Wicked Pleasures” by Penny Vincenzi, “One Last Thing Before I Go” by Jonathan Tropper, “Last Victim” by Karen Robards, “The Time Keeper” by Mitch Albom, “Stranger in the Moonlight” by Jude Deveraux and “Robert B. Parker’s Fool Me Twice” by Michael Brandman.
“Pie in the Sky” by Jane Smiley, “UnWholly” by Neal Shusterman and “Darkwater” by Catherine Fisher are now available in the YA section.
“Colors of Confinement: Rare Kodachrome Photographs of Japanese American Incarceration in World War II” by Bill Manbo is on the new non-fiction shelf along with “Joseph Anton: a Memoir” by Salman Rushdie, “Shadowbosses: Government Unions Control America and Rob the Taxpayers Blind” by Mallory Factor.
The Lennea Lewis Slagle Children's Library has these new junior titles: “Shatterproof” by Roland Smith, “One Year in Coal Harbor” by Polly Horvath and "3 Below” by Patrick Carman. Some new picture books are “Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs” by Mo Willems, “Bully” by Patricia Polacco and “Bear Says Thanks” by Karma Wilson.
334-3274 is the Dial-A-Story number. Dial-A-Story is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Dial in and hear an exciting story today!
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