Murphy Helwig Library News
New releases in April include suspense titles The Gangster, an Isaac Bell novel by Clive Cussler, Crazy Blood by T. Jefferson Parker, and Private Paris by James Patterson. The mystery offerings are several in the Hap and Leonard series the latest being, Honky Tonk Samurai by Joe R. Lansdale, now a SundanceTV original series and Robert B. Parker’s Fool Me Twice, a Jesse Stone novel, by Michael Brandman. General titles begin with Flawless by Heather Graham, No Safe Secret by Fern Michaels, Once a Rancher, a Carsons of Mustang Creek novel, by Linda Lael Miller, Two if by Sea by Jacquelyn Mitchard, and ends with Property of a Noble Woman by Danielle Steel. Historical fiction includes At the Edge of the Orchard by Tracy Chevalier and Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson. There are two Christian fiction offerings with Brush of Wings, an Angels Walking novel, by Karen Kingsbury and A Treasure Concealed by Tracie Peterson.
For those that love nonfiction the following will please: Pen to Thread: 750+ hand-drawn embroidery designs to inspire your stitches by Sarah Watson and Quilt Giving: 19 Simple quilt patterns to make and give.
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