Murphy Helwig Library News
New releases in September include suspense titles Protocol Zero, a Joe Rush novel, by James Abel, Friction by Sandra Brown, Silent Creed, a Ryder Creed novel, by Alex Kava, Perfect Touch by Elizabeth Lowell, Alert, a Michael Bennett novel, by James Patterson, and Trap by Robert K. Tanenbaum. The mystery offerings are Badlands by C.J. Box, Devil’s Bridge, an Alexandra Cooper novel, by Linda Fairstein, and Brush Back, a V.I Warshawski novel, by Sara Paretsky. There are several general fiction titles beginning with The Old Lonesome by Carol Benson, The Dog Master by W. Bruce Cameron, We Never Asked for Wings by Vanessa Diffenbaugh, Brown-Eyed Girl by Lisa Kleypas, The Best of Enemies by Jen Lancaster, Silver Linings, Rose Harbor novel, by Debbie Macomber, Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal, and finishing with Who Do You Love by Jennifer Weiner. Fiction ends with two historical novels, Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig and Circling the Sun by Paula Mclain.
For those that love nonfiction the following will please: A Street Cat Named Bob: and how he saved my life by James Bowen, The Emperor of All Maladies: a biography of cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee, The Storm of the Century: tragedy, heroism, survival, and the epic true story of America’s deadliest natural disaster: the Great Gulf Hurricane of 1900, and Wompi Cave by Gary K. Soule.
Please check our website www.monona.lib.ia.us to view the new releases and to peruse the online catalog. Follow us on Facebook to follow new releases, upcoming events, and the construction updates.
During the construction phase of the addition over the next few months, the library will remain open as much as possible. There is a temporary entrance on the north side of the building. The outside book return is located next to the sidewalk of the north entrance.