Her latest entry in a best selling series evokes all the passion and heroism of history's most heartbreaking conflict. Angels in the Gloom, by Anne Perry, is an intense saga of love, hate, obsession, and murder which features an honorable English family during WWI.
Few recent thriller writers have excited the kind of critical praise that Daniel Silva has received. Fine art restorer, Gabriel Allon, faces his most determined enemy and greatest challenge in Silva's new novel, Prince of Fire.
On the heels of her New York Times bestseller, Murder List, Julie Garwood has written her most electrifying work of romantic suspense yet. Slow Burn is a novel of heart-pounding action and intense emotion set in Charleston, SC.
The darkest secrets live in places where you are not suppose to be. Creepers is David Morrell's new gripping read that depicts every harrowing second in eight hours of relentless suspense.
Bestselling author Steve Berry tackles some of the most controversial ideas of our time in a breakneck journey through the history of the church and the future of religion. The Third Secret is a remarkable international thriller of great depth.
These new selections can be found on the new book shelves in the adult section of the library. If they are unavailable, please have a staff person place them on reserve.
The DearReader.com Book Club offers many selections to Internet patrons. Each book runs for five days, Monday through Friday. Some genre only offer selections every other week. Check out this service by registering at the library's Web site, http://vpl.sdln.net and clicking on the book club icon. Online patrons can find the club at www.supportlibrary.com/su/su.cfm?x=470596. The following selections for the week of Sept. 26 are:
AUDIO BOOK: Death Match, by Lincoln Child.
BUSINESS: Buzzmarketing, by Mark Hughs.
FICTION: Shopaholic & Sister, by Sophie Kinsella.
GOOD NEWS: The Moon By Night, by Lynn Morris & Gilbert Morris.
HORROR: The New Lovecraft Circle, by Robert M. Price.
MYSTERY: Hear No Evil, by James Grippando.
NON-FICTION: First Impressions, by Ann Demarais, Ph.D. & Valerie White, Ph.D.
PRE-PUB: Check the Web site for this selection.
ROMANCE: Jigsaw, by Kathleen Nance.
SCIENCE FICTION: Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town, by Cory Doctorow
TEEN: Dreamland, by Sarah Dessen.
Discover Your Library � 2005
Celebrate Banned Books Week Sept. 24-30.
Our freedom to read promotion has been an annual event since 1982. Special programs for the event include a Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Party on Monday, Sept. 26 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Join us for some "Wonka-style" treats and other Roald Dahl fun.
On Sunday, Oct. 2 at 2 p.m., there will be a young adult book discussion and a movie This will take place in the Community Room of the library.
The Vermillion Public Library is now open on Sunday afternoons from 1 to 5 p.m. The VPL On-Line Catalog can be found at http://vpl/sdln.net.