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From The Librarian’s Shelf…
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 • Posted August 11, 2010

NEW ARRIVALS – Quotes are from the publishers summary.

The Cookbook Collector by Allegra Goodman (F GOO). Domestic Fiction. "...a novel about getting and spending, and about the substitutions we make when we can’t find what we’re looking for..."

Shadow Zone by Iris Johansen and Roy Johansen (F JOH). Suspense Fiction. "A discovery by submersible designer Hannah Bryson suggests a possible cause of mythical Atlantis’s mysterious demise that has potentially cataclysmic consequences for the modern world."

The Rembrandt Affair by Daniel Silva (F SIL All.10). Spy Suspense Fiction. "…having severed his ties with the Office, Gabriel has retreated to the Cornish coast with only one thing in mind: healing his wife, Chiara, after her encounter with evil. But an unspeakable act of violence once again draws Gabriel into a world of danger when an art restorer is brutally murdered and the newly discovered Rembrandt on which he is working taken."

Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris (F HAR Sta.10). Mystery Occult Fiction. "After the brief but deadly Faery War, Sookie Stackhouse is hurt and she’s angry. Just about the only bright spot in her life is the love she thinks she feels for vampire Eric Northman who is under scrutiny by the new Vampire King because of their relationship. And as the political implications of the Shifters coming out are beginning to be felt, Sookie’s connection to the Shreveport pack draws her into the debate and up against a Fae who wants her dead."

My Name is Memory by Ann Brashares (F BRA). Romantic Fiction. "In this story of true love, a man spends centuries falling in love with the same girl."

Fly Away Home by Jennifer Weiner (F WEI). Domestic Fiction. "When Senator Richard Woodruff’s affair makes headlines, his wife and two daughters are forced into the spotlight. Wife Sylvie has shed everything that made her who she was in order to fit the role of a senator’s wife. Daughter Lizzie is a recovering addict and older daughter Diana, an emergency room physician finds herself being tempted out of her loveless marriage."

The Spy by Clive Cussler (F CUS Bel.3). Adventure Fiction. "In 1908, a brilliant American battleship gun designer dies in a sensational apparent suicide. The man’s grief-stricken daughter turns to the legendary Van Dorn Detective Agency to clear her father’s name. Van Dorn puts his chief investigator on the case, and Isaac Bell soon realizes that the clues point not to suicide but to murder."

LIBRARY NOTES

Story Time will be held again starting in the Fall.

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: masonlibrary@verizon.net; Web Site: http://bcls.tsl.state.tx.us/mason.

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