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New Arrivals week of 9/24/2014

Two wonderful biographies are included in this weeks new acquisitions, one from Oprah Winfrey and the other from Gail Sheehy. Both of these women are icons in the movement to live your best life. Sheehy’s memoir discusses her own “Passages” and Oprah opines on what she now knows for sure about living.

Non-Fiction:

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What I know for sure   by Oprah Winfrey   (biography)

What stays in Vegas: the world of personal data   by Adam Tanner

The new face of food and farming in America   by Douglas Gayeton

The human age: the world shaped by us   by Diane Ackerman

The law of attraction    by Abraham (Spirit), “channeled” by Esther and Jerry Hicks

Founders as Fathers: the private lives and politics of the American revolutionaries   by Lorri Glover

The teacher wars: a history of America’s most embattled profession   by Dana Goldstein

Daring: my passages, a memoir   by Gail Sheehy  (biography)

 

courtesy CNBC

Fiction:

The Kennedy Connection   by Richard Belsky

The miniaturist   by Jessie Burton

No safe house   by Linwood Barclay

The lotus and the storm   by Lan Cao

Night of the jaguar   by Joe Gannon

The  home place   by Carrie La Seur

Accidents of marriage    by Randy Susan Meyers

The killing trail   by Johnny D. Boggs

Home fires   by Lois Greiman   (large print)

A change in altitude   by Cindy Myers   (large print)

Please click in the right sidebar on Log in, search and renew to reserve any of our new arrivals for your reading pleasure. You can also call us at 518-483-5251  and one of our knowledgeable staff will gladly reserve your requests.

The Wead Library’s Annual Fall Book Sale will take place next Friday, October 3rd, from 10:00am to 7:00pm and on Saturday, October 4th, from 10:00am until 2:00pm. Please stop by to acquire some excellent values in books, dvds and paperbacks. It is always a fun event and we hope to see you there.

Story hours and Friday night movies will begin again in October. Stop by the Library for our October schedule or watch this site for upcoming events.

Happy Fall reading!

The staff of the Wead Library

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