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Wednesday, January 9, 2013 • Posted January 9, 2013

Our Artist of the Month is Minnie Schmidt, and we have both a foyer exhibit and paintings in the library. Be sure to stop by to see her work! Don’t forget, Computer Basics classes are scheduled for Jan. 22 and 29 at 6:00 P.M. You must be registered to attend—call 347-5446.

Audiobooks: Hero at Large

DVDs: The Dust Bowl

Spanish:

Construcción de Estructuras y Obra Preliminar de Carpintería

Instalaciones eléctricas

Fiction:

Finding Casey by Jo-Ann Mapson (F MAP)

“ Finding Casey is so many things: a love letter to the American Southwest, an unstoppable read, a redemptive tale that proves the threads binding a family are unbreakable. . .” –Jodi Picoult

The Choice by Robert Whitlow (F WHI)

“Even as a pregnant, unwed teen in 1974, Sandy Lincoln wanted to do the right thing. But when an ageless woman approached her in a convenience store with a mysterious prophecy and a warning, doing the right thing became even more unclear. More than thirty years later, a pregnant teen has come into her life, and Sandy’s long-ago decisions has come back to haunt her.”

To Whisper Her Name by Tamera Alexander (F ALE Mea.1)

“Olivia Aberdeen, destitute widow of a man shot as a traitor to the South, is shunned by proper society and gratefully accepts an invitation from “Aunt” Elizabeth, mistress of Belle Meade Plantation. Olivia is disillusioned when she learns the real reason Elizabeth’s husband, agreed to her coming.”

Three-Day Town by Margaret Maron (F MAR Kno.17)

“After a year of marriage, Judge Deborah Knott and her Sheriff’s Deputy husband Dwight Bryant are off to New York City for a long-delayed honeymoon. Deborah had been asked to deliver a package to a lieutenant in the NYPD. But when he comes to pick it up, the package is missing and the building’s super is found murdered.”

People Who Walk in Darkness by Stuart M. Kaminsky (F KAM)

“Inspector Profiry Rostnikov is an imperturbable one-legged policeman who is also one of the last honest civil servants in a very dishonest post-Soviet Russia. He is commanded to make the long journey to Siberia to investigate a murder at a diamond mine.”

Arctic Fire by Stephen Frey (F FRE)

“Troy Jensen sailed solo around the world, fell off a crab boat, and drowned. His brother Jack doesn’t buy the story and heads to Alaska to uncover the truth. Jack finds a connection between Troy and a secret intelligence organization.”

Saving Hope by Margaret Daley (F DAL Men.1)

“When a teenager goes missing from the Beacon of Hope School, Texas Ranger Wyatt Sheridan and school director Kate Winslow are forced into a dangerous struggle against a human trafficking organization. But the battle brings dire consequences as Wyatt’s daughter is terrorized, and Kate is kidnapped.”

Confessions of a Murder Suspect by James Patterson (YA PAT)

“Tandy Angel is a prodigy and a magnificently wealthy heiress. She’s got secrets—some even she doesn’t understand. She’s damaged, the product of her parents’ impossible demands, but she couldn’t have killed them . . . could she?”

West Texas Trail by Johnny D. Boggs (WF BOG)

“Texas Rangers Captain Savage has turned the desolate land between the Pecos River and the Rio Grande into a terrorized kingdom. But decent Sergeant Chance comes in with a prisoner, and he cannot stand idly by.”

The Badger’s Revenge by Larry D. Sweazy (WFSWE Wol.3)

“Texas Ranger Josiah Wolfe is taken captive by the Comanches. Turns out there’s a price on his head thanks to Liam O’Reilly, a gang leader known as the Badger.”

The Courtship of Nellie Fisher by Beverly Lewis (F LEW)

“This trilogy tells the story of Nellie Mae Fisher and Caleb Yoder and the heartaches they face during their courtship. Nellie’s sister’s untimely death causes some in the Old Order to try to keep them apart. Caleb risks losing his inheritance, and finally Nellie Mae breaks up with Caleb. Nevertheless, neither can forget the other.”

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LIBRARY INFORMATION: Open 10:00-6:00 M, W, TH, FR 10:00-8:00 Tuesdays

Location: 410 Post Hill; Phone: 325-347-5446; FAX: 325-347-6562; Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1785, Mason, TX 76856; E-mail: masonlibrary@verizon.net; Web Site: www.masontexaslibrary.com

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