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Magician Cody Landstrom returns to the library on Wednesday, July 22 at 3 p.m. Landstrom skillfully combines comedy, magic, astonishing sleight of hand and masterful juggling! This program will keep everyone mesmerized! All ages are welcome to attend this special event!

Don’t forget that Deborah Jiang-Stein will be presenting her book “Prison Baby” on Thursday, July 16 at 6 p.m. at the library. This Dinner & Discussion program is free and a light meal will be served.

Search the online catalog as well as digital holdings and research material by visiting the library webpage. Also, under the “Historicals” tab you’ll find documentation, pictures, articles and information of the June 4 flooding. If you have stories, pictures or information that can become part of this permanent record, please let us know.

“Paul Blart, Mall Cop 2” will be shown on Thursday, June 23 at 1:30 p.m. The library provides the popcorn; please bring your own drink. The film is rated PG and is 94 minutes.

Lisa Jackson’s new book is “Never Die Alone.” It was one of the most brutal cases of Rick Bentz’s career – the 21 victims were always twins, abducted just before their 21st birthday, their savage, ritualistic murders planned in exquisite detail. Now the killer is behind bars . . . or is he? Twin sisters have vanished without a trace just days before their birthday. As Bentz and his partner, Reuben Montoya, follow the trail through bayous and back streets, a killer prepares to unite his next victims in death forever.

Other new fiction books are “Make Something Up: Stories You Can’t Read” by Chuck Palahniuk, “Once More into the Breech” by Peter Brandvold, “Dark Places” by Gillian Flynn, “Finders Keepers” by Stephen King, “Radiant Angel” by Nelson DeMille, “Dead Ice” by Laurell K. Hamilton and “Maximum Ride Forever” by James Patterson. “Theodore Boone: the Fugitive” by John Grisham is among new YA fiction along with “The Heir,” book four in the Selection series by Kiera Cass.

New nonfiction books are “J.J. Virgin’s Sugar Impact Diet Cookbook: 150 Low-Sugar Recipes to Help You Lose Up to 10 Pounds in Just 2 weeks” by J.J. Virgin and “Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination” by J.K. Rowling.

The Lennea Lewis Slagle Children’s Library has these new junior books, “The Box and the Dragonfly” by Ted Sanders, “From the Notebooks of a Middle School Princess” by Meg Cabot, and “Hit and Miss” by Derek Jeter. A few of the new easy titles are “Hungry Coyote” by Cheryl Blackford, “One, Two, Ah-Coo” by Erica Farber and “Eloise Has a Lesson” by Margaret McNamara.

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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