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May & June New Books & DVD’s

These are books and movies that were new in May and June.   These could also be replacement books.

Easy Readers
Pete the Cat & the Treasure Map — James Dean
The Boss Baby — Marla Frazee
Look & Find Beauty and the Beast
Mission to Mars — Peter Lock
Fly Guy Presents Castles — Tedd Arnold
Pete the Car & the Cool Cat Boogie — Kimberly Dean
Peterrific — Victoria Kann
Escargot — Dashka Slater
The Construction Alphabet  Book — Jerry Pallota
How to Surprise a Dad — Jean Reagan
How to Raise a Mom — Jean Reagan

Juvenile Fiction
George — Alex Gino (2017-2018 William Allen White List)
Race to Mars — Drew Brockington
Mission Moon — Drew Brockington
The Secret Pledge — John R. Erickson
Wagons West — John R. Erickson
April Fools’, Mr. Todd — Megan McDonald
The Crooked Sixpence — Jennifer Bell
The Dark Prophecy — Rick Riordan

Juvenile Non-Fiction
Rodeo Clown — Keith Greenberg
Fun Things to Do with Milk Jugs — Marne Ventura
Jump to Jupiter — Peter Lock
Awesome Rocks — Katie Lennon
Alexander Hamilton, From Orphan to Founding Father — Monica Kulling
Green City — Allan Drummond

Young Adult

Shadow Scale — Rachel Hartman
Seraphina — Rachel Hartman
Mars One — Jonathan Maberry
Strange the Dreamer — Laini Taylor

Young Adult Non-Fiction

Adult Fiction
High Stakes — Fern Michaels
No Easy Target — Iris Johansen
One Good Thing — Wendy Wax
Golden Prey — John Sandford
The Red Hunter — Lisa Unger
The Roanoke Girls — Amy Engel
Long Black Veil — Jennifer Finney Boylan
The Broken Road — Richard Paul Evans
16th Seduction — James Patterson
The Fix — David Baldacci
Private Gold — James Patterson
Detective Cross — James Patterson
Against All Odds — Danielle Steel
The Girl Who Was Taken — Charlie Donlea
Anything is Possible — Elizabeth Strout
Miramar Bay — Davis Bunn
Into the Water — Paula Hawkins
The Story Keeper — Lisa Wingate
The Prayer Box  — Lisa Wingate
The Good Father — Noah Hawley
Haven of Swans — Colleen Coble
Little White Lies — Robert B. Parker
Always — Sarah Jio
The Things We Wish Were True — Marybeth Mayhew Whalen
The Book that Matters Most — Ann Hood
All Summer Long — Melody Carlson
For the Record — Regina Jennings
Once Upon a Summertime — Melody Carlson
The Chapel Car Bride — Judith Miller
Testimony — Scott Turow
Sandpiper Cove — Irene Hannon
Confessions of a Domestic Failure — Bunmi Laditan
Her Secret — Shelley Shepard Gray
Secret in summer — Nancy Thayer
The Girl Who Knew Too Much — Amanda Quick
Full Wolf Moon — Lincoln Child
The Final Cut — Catherine Coulter
Lost Among the Living — Simon St. James
News of the World — Paulette Jiles
The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley — Hanna Tinti
The Memory of Lemon — Judith Fertig
Hurt People — Cote Smith
A Nest of Hornets — Robert Krenzel
Never Enough Flamingos — Janelle Diller
The Glorious Cause — Robert Krenzel
Times That Try Men’s Souls — Robert Krenzel
Amish Promises — Leslie Gould
A Single Spy — William Christie

Audio CD’s

Large Print Adult Fiction

Westerns
Cold-Blooded — William W. Johnstone
Twelve Dead Men — William W. Johnstone

Large Print Westerns

Romance (Paperback Books)

Matt — R.C. Ryan
Reed — R.C. Ryan
Luke — R.C. Ryan
Someone to Love — Donna Alward
Texas Redemption — Linda Broday
Courting Emily — Amy Lillard
Love of the Game — Lori Wilde
A Piece of My Heart — Sharon Sala
Saving Jake — Sharon Sala
Maverick of Copper Creek — R.C. Ryan
Outlaw’s Honor — B.J. Daniels
Caroline’s Secret — Amy Lillard

Mystery

Large Print Mystery

Science Fiction

Adult Non-Fiction
The Practical Gardener
Old-Time Home Remedies — Ken Tate
Folded Book Art — Claire Youngs
Dodge City — Tom Clavin
Will it Skillet? — Daniel Shumski
Black Elk — Joe Jackson
And There was Light — Jacques Lusseyran
Cheaper by the Dozen — Frank B. Galbreth
Belles on Their Toes — Frank B. Galbreth
Never Caught — Erica Armstrong Dunbar
Mike Torrez: A Baseball Biography — Jorge Iber

Kansas Fiction

Kansas Non-Fiction
Kansas State Fair — Thomas C. Percy

DVD
Rogue One
La La Land
Eddie the Eagle
The Magnificent Seven
Me Before You
Collateral Beauty
Max 2: White House Hero
St. Vincent
The Red Turtle
Hell is for Heroes
A River Runs Through

Summer Reading 2017

Build a Better World

Summer Reading 2017

Activity (10 am) (Birth through Junior High welcome!)
July 6 — Houses
July 13 — Construction
July 20 — Animal Habitats
July 27 — Recycling
**Themes/Dates subject to change.  Keep an eye on Facebook and webpage!**

Reading Challenges (All logs ready to be picked up at the library!)

  • Preschool to 5th Grade (log 20 books to get a prize)
  • Those birth to entering Kindergarten are also welcome to participate in our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program!
  • Those entering Kindergarten through 6th Grade:  Join in the Kansas State Fair Challenge (May 15th through August 15th)
  • 6th grade to High School (log your minutes to enter a grand prize drawing)
  • Adult Read (every 4 books enter name for grand prize drawing)

** Must bring logs to the library, to get prizes/drawing entries!  All logs need to be turned in by Saturday, August 12th for prizes/drawing entry**

New Summer Hours

Starting June 1st through August 31st

Monday: 1:00 — 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM — 12:00 PM
1:00 — 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 1:00 — 5:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM — 12: 00 PM
1:00 — 5:30 PM
Friday:  1:00 — 5:00 PM
Saturday:  9:00 AM — 12:00 PM
Afternoon Closed
Sunday Closed

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please call, email, or come in the library to let us know.

March & April New Books & DVD’s

These are books and movies that were new in March and April.   These could also be replacement books.

Easy Readers

Egg — Kevin Henkes
Dinosaur Goes to the Store — Ken Alside
Big Rig — Quinn M. Arnold
Tow Trucks — Kate Riggs
Give Please a Change — Bill O’Reilly
Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site — Sherri Duskey Rinker
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors — Drew Daywalt
Froggy goes to Grandma’s — Jonathan London
Olivia the Spy — Ian Falconer
No Sleep for the Sheep! — Karen Beaumont
Fuchsia Fierce — Christine Jones
The Circus Ship — Chris Van Dusen
Construction! — Trey King
Biscuit’s Earth Day Celebration — Alyssa Satin Capucilli
My Very First Book of Animal Homes — Eric Carle
Fancy Nancy and the Missing Easter Bunny — Jane O’Connor
Mighty, Mighty, Construction Site — Sherri Duskey Rinker
Diggers — Cari Meister
Concrete Mixers — Cari Meister
Trainbots — Miranda Paul
They All Saw a Cat — Brendan Wnzel

Juvenile Fiction

Fish in a Tree — Lynda Mullaly Hunt (WAW 2017-2018)
Escape to Australia — James Patterson
School of Laughs (I Funny) — James Patterson
Trick or Trap — R.L. Stine
The 12 Screams of Christmas — R.L. Stine
The Haunter — R.L. Stine
Zombie Halloween — R.L. Stine
Perseus the Hero — Nadia Higgins
Hercules and His 12 Labors — Anika Fajardo
Jason, the Argonauts and the Golden Fleece — Blake Hoena
The Epic Adventures of Odysseus — Black Hoena

Juvenile Non-Fiction

Rosh Hashanah — Julie Murray
Excavators — Charles Lennie
Drowned City — Don Brown (WAW 2017-2018)
Diwali — Lisa J. Amstutz
Amazing Bees — Sue Unstead
Survivors — Allan Zullo
Cool Cat Projects — Isabel Thomas
Animals at Home — David Lock
Homes Around the World — Max Moore
Let’s Investigate Everyday Materials — Ruth Own
Football Party Recipes — Katrina Jorgensen
Davy Crockett and the Great Mississippi Snag — Carl Meister
Johnny Appleseed Plants Trees Across the Land — Eric Braun
Handmade Valentine’s Crafts — Ruth Owen
What’s Great About Kansas? — Darice Bailer
Spooky Libraries — Jessica Rudolph
Practical Origami — Tom Butler
Masks — Rita Storey
How did the Liberty Bell Get It’s Crack? — Michael Rajczak
Bonnie and Clyde — Tim Cooke
Escaping the Nazis on the Kindertransport — Emma Carlson Berne
Mummy Dogs & Other Horrifying Snacks — Ali Vega
Colons and Semicolons — Kate Riggs
Commas — Kate Riggs
End Punctuation — Kate Riggs
Hyphens and Dashes — Kate Riggs
Quotation Marks and Apostrophes — Kate Riggs
Parentheses and Ellipeses — Kate Riggs

Young Adult

Moon Chosen — P.C. Cast

Young Adult Non-Fiction

Adult Fiction

Hank & Chloe — Jo-Ann Mapson
Mississippi Blood — Greg Iles
If Not for You — Debbie Macomber
Vicious Circle — C.J. Box
French Kiss — James Patterson
Forever a Hero — Linda Lael Miller
If I’m Found — Terri Blackstock
Blue Rodeo — Jo-Ann Mapson
Along Came Mary — Jo-Ann Mapson
The Owl & Moon Cafe — Jo-Ann Mapson
Bad Girl Creek — Jo-Ann Mapson
The Wilder Sisters — Jo-Ann Mapson
Goodbye, Earl — Jo-Ann Mapson
Shadow Ranch — Jo-Ann Mapson
Grace and the Preacher — Kim Vogel Sawyer
The Lilac Bouquet — Carolyn Brown
Long Time Gone — Mary Connealy
Never Never — James Patterson
The Black Book — James Patterson
A Thousand Tomorrows / The Clouds Just Beyond — Karen Kingsbury
The 100-year-old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared — Jonas Jonasson
And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer — Fredrik Backman
The Woman in Cabin 10 — Ruth Ware
The Dry — Jane Harper
The Night the Lights Went Out — Karen White
One Perfect Lie — Lisa Scottoline
Two From the Heart — James Patterson
The Ebb Tide — Beverly Lewis
The Burial Hour — Jeffery Deaver
The Book of Speculation– Erika Swyler
The Education of Ivy Blake — Ellen Airgood
Fast & Loose — Stuart Woods
Any Day Now — Robyn Carr
The Stars are Fire — Anita Shreve
I am Radar — Reif Larsen
The Harvest Man — Alex Grecian
Lost and Gone Forever — Alex Grecian
The Devil’s Workshop — Alex Grecian
The Black Country — Alex Grecian
The Yard — Alex Grecian
Me and Aunt Izzy — Max Yoho
A Paper Son — Jason Buchholz

Audio CD’s

Large Print Adult Fiction

Westerns

The Frontiersman — William W. Johnstone
Day of Reckoning — William W. Johnstone

Large Print Westerns

Romance (Paperback Books)

This Heart of Mine — Brenda Novak
Finding Our Forever — Brenda Novak
A Small-Town Bride — Hope Ramsay

Mystery

Deceptive Hearts — Marlene Chase
Humble Pie and White Lies — Elizabeth Penny
Man Overboard — J.A. Jance
Framed for Life — Kristi Holl
Death Takes a Holiday — Susan Sleeman
All By Myself, Alone — Mary H. Clark
The Hog’s Back Mystery — Freeman Wills Croft

Large Print Mystery

Science Fiction

Adult Non-Fiction

Simple Friendships — Kim Diehl
Family Circle Hometown Cooking Volume 9
And Heaven Shed No Tears — Henry Armin Hezog
Blink — Malcolm Gladwell
101 Things for Kids to Do on a Rainy Day — Dawn Isaac
Better — Atul Gawande
Taste of Home Healthy Cooking 2017 Annual Recipes
Lovebirds for Life — Susan Davis
Quilts with a New Attitude — Lynette Jensen
Indian Wars — Anton Treuer
Quilled Mandalas — Alli Bartkowski
Always By My side — Edward Grinnan
The Secret History of World War II — Neil Kagan
The Read Doctor Will See You Shortly — Matt McCarthy

Kansas Fiction

Kansas Non-Fiction

The Last Wild Places of Kansas — George Frazier

DVD

Doctor Strange
The Red Baron
Sing
Beauty and the Beast
Fantastic Beast and Where to Find Them
Trolls
Moana
Pinocchio
The Eagle Huntress
Hidden Figures