Check It Out By Anne Marshall New Adult Collection
From the bestselling author of Prague comes a witty, inventive, brilliantly constructed novel about an Egyptologist obsessed with finding the tomb of an apocryphal king. Arthur Phillips opens his new dark comedy, The Egyptologist, on the desert plains of 1922 Egypt.
In his first work of science-fiction, author Theo-dore Judson takes his readers to the 26th century where the United States and Canada are replaced by the socially rigid, authoritarian Confederacy of the Yukon. Gone too is the electronic age, reverting back to the use of steam power and lighter than air craft in Fitzpatrick's War.
Strange things are happening near Granite Creek, CO, all in the space of 24 hours. Mystery writer James D. Doss brings back the clever Ute tribal investigator, Charlie Moon, in his ninth novel, The Witch's Tongue.
Author Sara Donati continues her bestselling saga of an early American family's struggle for survival in the Northeast wilderness. Join the Bonner family on the eve of the War of 1812 in Fire Along the Sky.
DearReader.com Book Club
The DearReader.com Book Club offers many selections to Internet patrons. Each book will run five days (Monday through Friday), with a new book starting on Monday and some of the genre offer selections every other week. Check out this service by registering at the library's Web site, and clicking on the book club icon. Online patrons can find the club through www.supportlibrary.com/su/su.cfm?x=470596.
The following selections for the week of Jan. 24 are:
AUDIO BOOK: No selection for this week.
BUSINESS: Juice, by Evan I. Schwartz.
FICTION: Memorial Day, by Vince Flynn.
GOOD NEWS: The Desert Pilgrim, by Mary Swander.
HORROR: No selection for this week.
MYSTERY: The Tarnished Eye, by Judith Guest.
NON-FICTION: How to Dunk a Doughnut, by Len Fisher.
PRE-PUB: No selection for this week.
ROMANCE: The Spare, by Carolyn Jewel.
SCIENCE FICTION: No selection for this week.
TEEN: Trick of the Eye, by Dennis Haseley.
Discover Your Library � 2005
To help you stay warm on these cold days, hot coffee is being served daily at the library for its patrons. The coffee stand is set up in the foyer of the library building.
The staff at the Vermillion Public Library would like your input and suggestions. Please fill out a green survey sheet, located on the circulation desk, and deposit it in the form box.
The Vermillion Book Club will hold the next meeting on Thursday, Jan. 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the library. January's book selection is The Secret Life of Bees, by Sue Monk Kidd.
This novel, set in the American South during the 1960s, is a powerful coming-of-age story proving the ability of love to transform our lives, and the often unacknowledged longing for the universal feminine divine.