Looking for a good book to read? See below for what members of the Adult Reference and Readers Advisory Department have been reading. Click on the link or book cover to be taken to the catalog record for each title.
This co-authored novel seamlessly alternates the time
periods and stories of three women connected by a family
secret and a New York City mansion. Kate Schuyler works
a doctor in an old mansion converted to a hospital for
World War II soldiers. When a wounded soldier begs the
staff to save his infected leg from amputation, Kate
volunteers to take the extra work of trying to heal it
despite her heavy schedule. As she looks for family
information in his belongings, she comes upon a wrapped
portrait of a young woman.
Wondering when your favorite authors next book will be released? Below is a list of upcoming releases by popular authors. The titles on this list are on order for the library and can be placed on hold by clicking the links below. Release dates are subject to change.
If you have any questions or need assistance with placing one of these books on hold, please stop by the Readers' Advisory desk or call 814-3987.
What We're Reading: The Little Book of Hygge: Danish Secrets to Happy Living
Denmark consistently ranks as one of the happiest countries
in the world, and happiness researcher Meik Wiking (yes,
that's an actual occupation) believes it's because of the
Danish obsession with hygge. This concept, pronounced "hue-
guh," is used as a catch-all for anything that produces a
feeling of contentment and cozy satisfaction.