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From The Librarian’s Shelf…
Wednesday, January 21, 2009 • Posted January 21, 2009

NEW ARRIVALS - Quotes are from the cover or summary.

American Thighs by Jill Conner Browne (818 BRO). Humor. “Shares Southern-inspired wisdom for managing society’s obsession with looking young and skinny, in a volume of observations that celebrates the lighter side of cosmetic surgery, carbohydrates, and fashion.”

The Messenger by Jan Burke (F BUR). Suspense Fiction. “Immortalized at the age of twenty-four and languishing in his psychic ability to hear the last thoughts of the dying, Tyler Hawthorne is horrified to learn that he will only be relieved of his powers by passing them on to a woman with whom he has fallen in love.”

Three Weeks to Say Goodbye by C. J. Box (F BOX). Suspense Fiction. “Nine months after adopting a baby, Jack and Melissa are devastated when their daughter’s teenage birth father and her grandfather, a powerful Denver judge, seek to put aside the adoption, and Jack and Melissa suspect their motivations are sinister.”


Library hours are 10:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday - Friday.

Live Homework Help for K-Adult is available through the Library’s web site. Instead of a Library Card #, type mbeckert. Live Homework Help is available every day of the year except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, and Easter Day.

Library Information - Location: 410 Post Hill; Phone: 325-347-5446; Fax: 325-347-6562; Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1785, Mason, TX 76856; E-mail:; Web Site:

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