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Library Closed on Veterans Day

The Wead Library will be closed Monday, November 11, 2019 in observance of Veterans Day.  Thank you to all who serve or have previously served.

Board Meeting Tonight

Library Board of Trustees meeting to be held tonight, Tuesday October 15, at 7pm.  Public is welcome to attend.

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New Arrivals (9/24/19)

Here is a listing of the most recent titles to hit our shelves.  Enjoy!

New Fiction Arrivals:

“A Beautiful Corpse,” by Christi Daugherty

“Exhalation,” by Ted Chiang

“The Girl who Lived Twice,” by David Lagercrantz

“How Could She,” by Lauren Mechling

“Ice Cold Heart,” by P.J. Tracy

“The Need,” by Helen Phillips

“The Overdue Life of Amy Byler,” by Kelly Harms

“Quichotte,” by Salman Rushdie

“Red Birds,” by Mohammed Hanif

“The Ten Thousand Doors of January,” by Alix E. Harrow

“The Van Apfel Girls are Gone,” by Felicity McLean

“Vendetta in Death,” by J.D. Robb


New Nonfiction Arrivals:

“Cold Warriors: Writers who Waged the Literary Cold War,” by Duncan White

“Cook it in your Dutch oven: 150 Foolproof Recipes Tailor-Made for your Kitchen’s Most Versatile Pot,” by America’s Test Kitchen

“Country Music,” by Dayton Duncan

New Books (9/17/19)

New Fiction Arrivals:

“All that’s Dead,” by Stuart MacBride

“A Better Man,” by Louise Penny

“The Bitterroots,” by C.J. Box

“Inland,” by Tea Obreht

“The Institute,” by Stephen King

“Killer Instinct,” by James Patterson

“Old Bones,” by Douglas Preston

“Outfox,” by Sandra Brown

“The Testaments,” by Margaret Atwood

“Things You Save in a Fire,” by Katherine Center

“The Titanic Secret,” by Clive Cussler

“The Turn of the Key,” by Ruth Ware


New Nonfiction Arrivals:

“Before I Had the Words: on Being a Transgender Young Adult,” by Skylar Kergil

“Chase Darkness With Me: How one True-Crime Writer Started Solving Murders,” by Billy Jensen

“Fentanyl, Inc. : How Rogue Chemists are Creating the Deadliest Wave of the Opioid Epidemic,” by Ben Westhoff

“Five Days Gone: The Mystery of my Mother’s Disappearance as a Child,” by Laura Cumming

“If I Don’t Make It, I Love You: Survivors in the Aftermath of School Shootings,” edited by Amye Archer & Loren Westhoff

“Inconspicuous Consumption: the Environmental Impact You Don’t Know You Have,” by Tatiana Schlossberg”

“The Only Plane in the Sky: an Oral History of September 11, 2001,” by Garrett M. Graff

“Opium: How an Ancient Flower Shaped and Poisoned Our World,” by John Halpern, MD., and David Blistein

“Prince Albert: the  Man Who Saved the Monarchy,” by A.N. Wilson

“Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World,” by David Epstein

Donations Must Be In By Friday, 9/20/19

We apologize for the inconvenience, but we need to change the final date for accepting book donations to this Friday, September 20.  Due to the overwhelming support of the community, our third floor is nearly bursting with donated books for our Book Sale!  We ask that if you do intend to donate, please limit it to no more than 3 boxes.  After the 20th has passed, we will not be accepting donations again until November.  Thank you for understanding!

New Arrivals (9/10/19)

New Fiction Arrivals:

“After the End,” by Clare Mackintosh

“Beneath the Attic,” by V.C. Andrews

“Biloxi,” by Mary Miller

“Binstead’s Safari,” by Rachel Ingalls

“Butterfly in Frost,” by Sylvia Day

“The Escape Room,” by Megan Goldin

“The Gifted School,” by Bruce Holsinger

“Otherwise Engaged,” by Lindsey J. Palmer

“Paranoid,” by Lisa Jackson

“The Perfect Wife,” by JP Delaney

“Temptation’s Darling,” by Johanna Lindsey

“The Whisper Man,” by Alex North


New Nonfiction Arrivals:

“Everything Below the Waist: Why Health Care Needs a Feminist Revolution,” by Jennifer Block

“Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee,” by Casey Cep

“How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems,” by Randall Munroe

“Nobody’s Victim: Fighting Psychos, Stalkers, Pervs, and Trolls,” by Carrie Goldberg

“Syria’s Secret Library: Reading and Redemption in a Town under Siege,” by Mike Thomson

Library Board Meeting to be Held 9/16/2019

The WEAD Library’s next Board of Trustees Meeting will be held on Monday, September 16th, 7:00pm at the WEAD Library. Public welcome.

(graphic courtesy of ringwoodlibrary.org)