The movie, “Bolt” will be shown on Thursday, July 23 at the library. Bolt is a spoiled German Shepherd who is the star of his own action TV show and is living the good life. One day he is accidentally abandoned in his trailer but he truly believes he still has the superpowers from his show. Along the way, he meets some friends who are trying to find their homes and they help him discover his true self. The film is rated PG and is 96 minutes.
Mark your calendar for Friday, August 7! The Niobrara County Library Foundation will be hosting Americana performer, Kerry Grombacher at 7 p.m. Plans for the celebration are still being finalized so watch for more information.
A new thriller is “Roadside Crosses” by Jeffery Deaver. The Monterey Peninsula is rocked when a killer begins to leave roadside crosses beside local highways….not as memorials of past accidents but as an announcement of his intention to kill. And to kill in a particularly horrific and efficient way: using personal details the victims carelessly posted in blogs and on social networking web sites.
Other new fiction books include “The Cheater” by Nancy Taylor Rosenberg, “Seducing an Angel” by Mary Balogh, “Rogue Forces” by Dale Brown, “Bloodline” by Maggie Shayne, “Relentless” by Dean Koontz and “Tangled Lies” by Anne Stuart.
New adult non-fiction books are “Resilience: Reflections on the Burdens and Gifts of Facing Life’s Adversaries” by Elizabeth Edwards, “A Voyage Long and Strange: On the Trail of Vikings, Conquistadors, Lost Colonists, and Other Adventures in Early America” by Tony Horwitz and “The G Free Diet: A Gluten-Free Survival Guide” by Elizabeth Hasselbeck.
New books for the young adults are “Mutiny” by John Boyne and “Death by Denim” by Linda Gerber.
The Lennea Lewis Slagle Children’s Library has these new books: “The Mystery of the Traveling Tomatoes” by Gertrude Chandler Warner, “Chrissa Stands Strong” by Mary Casanova and “Tara the Tuesday Fairy” by Daisy Meadows. New picture books include “DC Super Friends” by Caleb Burrough, “Let’s Look” by Michael P. Fertig and “Bunnies” by Julia Lobo.
“Circus Fun!” is the theme for Storyhour on Tuesday, July 21 and Thursday, July 23. Storyhour is held on Tuesday and Thursday throughout the year from from 10 to 11 a.m. for children ages 3 through kindergarten.
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!