by Dee Hare, Librarian
More new materials that we’ve recently received at the library include:
Innocence by Dean Koontz is the story of Addison, who lives a solitary existence until he stumbles upon a girl while foraging for supplies at night in a beautiful but hostile urban world in which strangers would kill him on sight. This mysterious girl is engaged in her own dangerous duel of wits with a malicious enemy.
Although Dead Ever After was the last novel in Charlaine Harris’ “Sookie Stackhouse” series, Sookie fans were left wondering what would happen to their favorite characters. After Dead answers those questions as it details the future of everyone in the series. You’ll find out what happens with Sookie’s own romantic life, how Michele and Jason’s marriage fared and much more in this coda volume to the popular series.
Going Dark by James W. Hall finds Thorn’s recently discovered son falling in with a group of environmental terrorists who are considered one of the FBI’s top terrorist threats. As the group begins plans to fire bomb a nuclear power plant in Florida, Thorn must do all he can to stop them and protect his innocent son at the same time.
In Someone Else’s Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson, a young single mother who is struggling as she juggles college and a three-year-old genius falls in love with a brilliant geneticist. But their romantic story takes a turn for the worst when the man willingly steps between the robber and her son in the middle of a hold-up at a local gas station.
Fans of Jeff Kinney’s “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” series will be glad to know the eighth installment, Hard Luck has recently arrived! Greg’s on another losing streak after his best friend dumps him and he struggles to make friends in the jungle of middle-school. Other new titles for chapter book readers include Hostage Prince, the first book in a new series, “The Seelie Wars” by Jane Yolen; House of Hades, book four in “The Heroes of Olympus” series by Rick Riordan; The Daring Escape of the Misfit Menagerie by Jacqueline Resnick and Royal Ranger, the 12th book in the “Ranger’s Apprentice” series by John Flanagan.
We look forward to seeing everyone soon at the library.