January 2018



Murphy Helwig Library News

            New releases in January include suspense titles The Marsh King’s Daughter by Karen Dionne, Death at Nuremberg, a Clandestine Operations novel, by W.E.B. Griffin, and Year One by Nora Roberts. Mystery offerings are The Wanted, an Elvis Cole and Joe Pike novel, by Robert Crais and Less Than a Treason by Dana Stabenow. General fiction has several titles beginning with The Story of Arthur Truluv by Elizabeth Berg, Refuge Cove, a novel in the New Americana series, by Janet Dailey, American Drifter by Heather Graham, Now That You Mention It by Kristan Higgins, The Ladies of Ivy Cottage by Julie Klassen, and finishes with Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng . Fiction concludes with the historical fiction titles Enchantress of Numbers by Jennifer Chiaverini, The Gift, third in the Amish of Hart County series, by Shelley Shepard Gray, Holding the Fort by Regina Jennings, The Diplomat’s Daughter by Karin Tanabe, and two in the Heart of Alaska series by Tracie Peterson, In the Shadow of Denali and Out of the Ashes.

            For those that love nonfiction the following will please: The Annotated African American Folktales, honoring African American month, published by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.,  Zero Belly Breakfasts by David Zinczenko, and The Saboteur: the aristocrat who became France’s most daring anti-Nazi commando by Paul Kix.

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