Check It Out By Anne Marshall
Vermillion Public Library New adult fiction In his newest and most distinctive novel, New York Times bestselling author Stephen J. Cannell, channels his insider experiences into a tautly drawn noir look at the materialistic Hollywood lifestyle. A First Sight introduces readers to Chick Best, a middle-aged, self-absorbed, disaffected, California millionaire with a trophy wife and a drug-addled teenage daughter.�? Another New York Times best selling author, Ron McLarty, brings his fans books that are warm and heart-felt.�? Art in America is a funny and affectionate story about Steven Kearney, a bumbling, forty-something, down-on-his-luck writer who finally finds success and love. DearReader.com Book Club The DearReader.com Book Club offers many selections to Internet patrons.�? Each book runs for five days, Monday through Friday.�? Some genres offer selections every other week. Check out this service by registering at the libraryâ�?�?s Web site, http://vpl.sdln.net and clicking on the book club icon.�? Online patrons can also find the club at www.supportlibrary.com/su/su.cfm?x=470596. The following selections for the week of Aug. 25, are: Audio Book: American Outrage, by Tim Green. Business: Confessions from the Corner Office, by Scott Aylward & Pattye Morre. Fiction: Dearest Dorothy, If Not Now, When?, by Charlene Ann Baumbich. Good News: A Lady of Hidden Intent, by Tracie Peterson. Horror: House Infernal, by Edward Lee. Mystery: The Unraveling of Violeta Bell, by C.R. Corwin. Non-fiction: Out of Poverty, by Paul Polak. Pre-pub: The Shape of Mercy, by Susan Meissner. Romance: Right Here, Right Now, by Helen Kay Dimon. Science Fiction: Yellow Eyes, by John Ringo & Tom Kratman. Teen: A Wolf Story, James Byron Huggins. Vermillion Public Library Upcoming Activities Fall Story Time registration for toddlers and preschoolers will open soon.�? The Story Time sessions will start at the beginning of September. Watch for more information or call the library at 677-7060. The One Book South Dakota program will hold its book discussion on Sept. 21, from 3-5 p.m., at the library.�? The book for September is The Master Butchers Singing Club, by Louise Erdrich.�? This story is about love, death, and redemption for a German immigrant and his wife.�? They settle in Argus, ND and set up a meat shop. The author has crafted each character with a distinct and multifaceted personality, making this novel both intimate and thought-provoking.�? Copies of the book are available at the end of August. The Vermillion Library Book Club will meet in October. The book for discussion will be The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, by Carson McCullers.�? More information will be available in October.