The afternoon book discussion will not meet until September. The evening discussion group will continue to meet at Westview during the summer. Their next selection is The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis. They will meet on Wednesday, July 17 at 7:00 p.m. Contact the library if you would like to take part in the discussion and need a copy of the book.
Last week we had information on several new books purchased in memory of Patricia J. Petersen. This was done with money from the recent Petersen family cook book sales.
Several more books came in this week. The complete list is as follows: Iowa: A Place to Poem, The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom, The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline, The Face of the Earth by Deborah Raney, The Bannon Brothers: Triumph and The Bannon Brothers: Trust both by Janet Dailey, Better to Wish by Ann M. Martin, Sherlock Holmes and the Needle's Eye by Len Bailey, And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini, Paw Prints in the Moonlight by Denis O'Connor, After Visiting Friends by Michael Hainey, The Son by Phillip Meyer, The Homeplace by JoAnn Ross, Balance: a Story of Faith, Family, and Life on the Line by Nik Wallenda, A Perfect Proposal by Katie Fforde, Sarah's Quilt and The Star Garden both by Nancy Turner and The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls.
Other new books this week are: Angel Decoding by Maria Gurney Peth, The Heaven Answer Book by Billy Graham, The Autistic Brai" by Temple Grandin, Storm Front by Richard Castle, The Kill Room by Jeffery Deaver and Revenge Wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger. We also have the DVD, The Impossible.