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It’s time to register for the fall book discussion series, “Icons” which begins with the first discussion on Tuesday, September 3 at 6 p.m. Wayne Deahl returns to lead the discussion and books are now available to pick up. Participants will read and discuss “Cash” by Johnny Cash, “Muhammad Ali: His Life and Times” by Thomas Hauser, “Eleanor Roosevelt: Volume 1, 1884-1933” by Blanche Wiesen Cook, and “A Moveable Feast” by Ernest Hemingway. Stop by soon and pick up your copy!

“Dragon Hunters” will be shown on Thursday, August 1 at the library at 1:30 p.m. The library provides popcorn; please bring your own drink. Zoe is a little girl who believes in fairy tales. In order to help her uncle Lord Arnold get rid of a terrible dragon, Zoe decides she has to find some heroes. When she meets Gwizdo and Lian-Chu – a couple of two-bit, fly-by-night dragon hunters – she decides that she’s going to believe in them and she sets out on an adventure to bring peace to the land.

A new novel by Barbara Delinsky is “Sweet Salt Air.” Caroline and Nicole were once best friends, but many years and many secrets have kept them apart. What both women don’t know is that they are each holding something back that may change their lives forever.

Other new fiction books include “Guns in Wyoming” by Lauran Paine, “Limits of Power” by Elizabeth Moon, “No One Could Have Guessed the Weather” by Anne-Marie Casey, “Second Honeymoon” by James Patterson, “The Last Original Wife” by Dorothea Benton Frank, “The Quarryman’s Bride” by Tracie Peterson, “The Ocean at the End of the Lane” by Neil Gaiman, “Carved in Darkness” by Maegan Beaumont and “Love at First Sight” by Lori Wilde. New titles for the young adult are “Rift” by Andrea Cremer and “The 5th Wave” by Rick Yancy.

New adult non-fiction books are “Proof of Heaven: a Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife” by Eben Alexander, “The Duck Commander Family: How Faith, Family, and Ducks Created a Dynasty” by Willie Robertson and “Eating on the Wild Side: the Missing Link to Optimum Health” by Jo Robinson.

The Lennea Lewis Slagle Children’s Library has these new junior titles: “Pi in the Sky” by Wendy Mass and “Hideout” by Gordon Korman. New easy books are “Oh, No!” by Candace Fleming and “The Meanest Birthday Girl” by Josh Schneider.

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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