Every day is extra/ John Kerry

September 21st, 2018 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

John Kerry tells the story of his remarkable American life—from son of a diplomat to decorated Vietnam veteran, five-term United States senator, 2004 Democratic presidential nominee, and Secretary of State for four years—a revealing memoir by a witness to some of the most important events of our recent history.  c. 2018

Together forever (Orphan Train; #2)/ Jody Hedlund

September 19th, 2018 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

Marianne Neumann has one goal in life: to find her lost younger sister, Sophie. When Marianne takes a job as a placing agent with the Children’s Aid Society in 1858 in New York, she not only hopes to give children a better life but seeks to discover whether Sophie ended up leaving the city on an orphan train.   c. 2018

Four County Library System DVD Circuit

September 19th, 2018 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

Image result for dvd clip artThe DVD Circuit is a collection of videos offered by the Four County Library System.  These 55 titles rotate through the libraries and will change in October 2018.

  • Newtown
  • The Librarians, season 2
  • The Peanuts movie
  • Ben-Hur
  • Winter’s tale

Click on this link  DVD21  for a listing of all DVD circuit movies available.

The death of Mrs. Westaway/ Ruth Ware

August 29th, 2018 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

On a day that begins like any other, Hal receives a mysterious letter bequeathing her a substantial inheritance. She realizes very quickly that the letter was sent to the wrong person – but also that the cold-reading skills she’s honed as a tarot card reader might help her claim the money.  c. 2018

Paper ghost/ Julia Heaberlin

August 29th, 2018 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

An obsessive young woman has been waiting half her life – since she was twelve years old – for this moment. She has planned. Researched. Trained. Imagined every scenario. Now she is almost certain the man who kidnapped and murdered her sister sits in the passenger seat beside her.  c. 2018

The perfect mother/ Aimee Molloy

August 29th, 2018 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

We all want different things. Francie wants to be the perfect mother. Nell wants to escape the past. Collette wants to spend more time with her family. All Winnie wants is to have her baby back. When Nell suggests a night out in Brooklyn to her new mums club, the others jump at the chance. But the evening takes a tragic turn when single mother Winnie learns that her six-week-old son, Midas, has been kidnapped.  c. 2018

Chariot on the mountain/ Jack Ford

August 29th, 2018 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

Two decades before the Civil War, a middle-class farmer named Samuel Maddox lies on his deathbed. Elsewhere in his Virginia home, a young woman named Kitty knows her life is about to change. She is one of the Maddox family’s slaves – and Samuel’s biological daughter. When Samuel’s wife, Mary, inherits her husband’s property, she will own Kitty, too, along with Kitty’s three small children.  c. 2018

Before and again/ Barbara Delinsky

August 29th, 2018 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

Mackenzie Cooper took her eyes off the road for just a moment but the resulting collision was enough to rob her not only of her beloved daughter but ultimately of her marriage, family, and friends – and thanks to the nonstop media coverage, even her privacy. Now she lives in Vermont under the name Maggie Reid, in a small house with her cats and dog. She’s thankful for the new friends she’s made – though she can’t risk telling them too much. c. 2018

Sweet vengeance/ Fern Michaels

August 29th, 2018 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

Tessa Jamison couldn’t have imagined anything worse than losing her beloved twin girls and husband – until she was convicted of their murder. For 10 years, she has counted off the days in Florida’s Correctional Center for Women, fully expecting to die behind bars. Fighting to prove her innocence holds little appeal now that her family’s gone.   c. 2018

New to us “Oldies but Goodies” DVD’s added this week

August 24th, 2018 by Susan Rowe, Library Director
Curse of the Black Pearl
Kangaroo Jack
Bringing down the house
Mrs. Doubtfire
King Kong
My sister’s keeper
The green mile
The Shawshank redemption
Christmas with the Kranks
Secondhand lions
What women want
My big fat Greek wedding
Yours, mine & ours