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Wednesday, October 24, 2012 • Posted October 24, 2012

This is one weekend you won’t want to leave town. Stay for Old Yeller Day fun on the Courthouse lawn and support the Starving Artists Show on the Square. Old Yeller activities will run from 10:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. and include ghost stories, live music, dog parade, dogs to adopt, hot dogs, and more. Join in the hometown fun—you’ll glad you did!

NEW ARRIVALS: (All quotes are from publishers’ summaries)


Madagascar 3

Night of the Living Dead (Classic)

The Mummy (Classic)

Beverly Hills Chihuahua 3

Wobbly Wheels & Whistles



Heavens Fall and Blue Ridge Fall

Horton Hears a Who

Any Which Way You Can

The Nativity Story


Sing You Home by Jodi Picoult (CD F PIC)

The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom (CD F ALB)


Amanecer vi Stephenie Meyer (S YA MEY Twi.4)

Esperanza Renace vi Pam Munoz Ryan (S JF RYA)

Sueños Que Guían: Manual de interpretación onírica vi Karina Malpica (S 154.63)

Frida Kahlo: Las Pinturas vi Hayden Herrera (S 759.972 HER)


Your Medical Mind: How to Decide What is Right For You by Jerome Groopman, MD & Pamela Hartzband, MD (610 GRO)

Career Development and Planning: A Comprehensive Approach by Robert Charles Reardon, Ph.D. (650.14 REA)


Love Lifted Me by Sara Evans (F EVA)

“Max leaves his family’s law firm to coach Texas high-school football. He and his wife’s blended family has survived revelations from his past, but one more secret is to be uncovered.”

Phantom by Jo Nesbo (F NES HH.9)

“The woman Harry Hole loves has been arrested for murder. Barred from rejoining the police force, he sets out on a solitary, increasingly dangerous investigation that takes him into the world of the most virulent drug ever to hit the streets of Oslo.”

Tidewater Inn by Colleen Coble (F COB Hop.1)

“Libby inherits a beautiful old hotel on the Outer Banks, but developers are stalking the island. Worst of all her best friend and business partner is kidnapped before her very eyes.”

The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin (F MAR)

“Two strangers decide to charter a plane on a stormy winter night when their commercial flight is grounded. The plane crashes into the High Uintas wilderness, and they are faced with an incredibly harrowing battle to survive.”

NYPD RED by James Patterson and Marshall Karp (F PAT)

“It’s the start of the Hollywood on the Hudson festival, and the special task force NYPD RED is on high alert. Yet a world-renowned producer is murdered, and so begins the most brutal, public, and horrifyingly spectacular crimes they’ve ever encountered.”

Heat Wave by Richard Castle (F CAS Hea.1)

“During a suffocating heat wave, two shocking murders; NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat leads the investigation into the dirty little secrets of the wealthy.”

Full Disclosure by Dee Henderson (F HEN)

“Ann Silver is a cop’s cop working the worst of cases of the Midwest Homicide . Paul Falcon is the FBI’s top murder cop in the Midwest. Their lives intersect when Ann arrives to pass a case off her desk and onto his.”

Sonoma Rose by Jennifer Chiaverini (F CHI Elm.19)

Rosa Barclay lives on a Southern California rye farm with her volatile husband during Prohibition. When an act of violence shatters her resolve to maintain her dangerous existence, she flees with her children and her precious heirloom quilts to the mesa where she last saw her beloved mother alive.”

What the Cat Saw by Carolyn Hart (F HAR)

“After her fiancé’s death, Nealy Farley has developed a sixth sense. When she goes for a trip, she begins to get flashes of though from the previous tenant’s cat”—dead and gone…”

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