Now available through the online databases: CultureGrams! This database provides country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world’s people. Go to http://niobraracountylibrary, click on WyLDCat, then on Articles, encyclopedias, etc. after the GoWyld heading and then choose ‘C’ from the alphabetical listing. You’ll need your library card number and PIN to access this outside of the library.
The library will show the film, Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken on Friday, March 25 at 2 p.m. Part of the Steed Reads Festival @ the Library this film is based on the book, “A Girl and Five Diving Horses” by Sonora Carver, the film is rated G and 89 minutes. The library will provide the popcorn, bring your own beverage.
The next Dinner and Movie program will feature the classic film, Black Beauty. Mark your calendars for Monday, March 28 at 6 p.m.
“Restless Heart” is a fiction book written by Country Western singer, Wynonna Judd. Destiny Hart has never understood the concept of roots, but she holds on to the one real constant she has ever known: a talent for singing and a passion for performing. When the break comes, she grabs it,
but with exhilarating rush of success comes a price and a battle to recapture the traditions that were her foundation. Struggling to reconnect with the things that matter most, Destiny is putting an unexpected spin on her own career – one that will redirect her life in ways she never imagines.
Other new fiction includes “Big Wheat: A Tale of Bindlestiffs and Blood” by Richard A. Thompson, “Lady of the Butterflies” by Fiona Mountain, “The Oracle of Stamboul” by David Lukas, “Deadly Illusions” by Brenda Joyce, “The Matchmaker of Kenmare” by Frank Delaney, “The Cypress House” by Michael Koryta and “The Book of Tomorrow” by Cecelia Ahern.
New non-fiction books are “The Awakening Course: the Secret of Solving All Problems” by Joe Vitale, “American Rose: a Nation Laid Bare: the Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee” by Karen Abbott and “Crystal Healing: the Practical Guide to Using Crystals for Health and Well-Being” by Simon Lilly.
The Lennea Lewis Slagle Children’s Library has these new junior books by Jake Maddox: “Soccer Shootout,” “Wild Hike,” “Stock Car Sabotage,” and “Pitcher Pressure” plus “The Pumpkin Head Mystery” by Gertrude Chandler Warner. New picture books include “Sprinkle’s First Haircut” by J. C. Schwanda and these “Look and Find” books: “Eww! That’s Gross!,” Toy Story 3,” and “Tangled.”
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!