Library News Article for May 3, 2016
Looking for a unique gift for Mother’s Day? The following are new books that will definitely give mom some “me time” to read, relax, and reflect. You can order them online from amazon.com.
Catastrophic Happiness: Finding Joy in Childhood’s Messy Years by Catherine Newman – Little Brown & Company – Pub. Date: April 5, 2016
The author discusses the bittersweet joy of raising children as she describes her family's own journey.
Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us,
from Missiles to the Moon to Mars
Here is the riveting true story of the women who
launched America into space.
First Women: The Grace and Power of America's Modern
First Ladies by Kate Andersen Brower – Harper – Pub. Date: April 12, 2016
Ladies, you are invited to enjoy Tea with CMC on Tuesday, May 10 at 2:00 p.m. in the Cumberland Room as our guest speaker from the Crossville Medical Group, Andy Szaflarski, MD, OB/GYN, tells us about the latest treatments and support for women’s health and prevention. Don’t be shy – bring your questions to this valuable, informative, and FREE seminar! Refreshments will be served.
Great New Books!
Extreme Prey by John Sanford
After the events in Gathering Prey, Lucas Davenport finds himself in a very unusual situation—no longer employed by the Minnesota BCA. His friend the governor is just cranking up a presidential campaign, though, and he invites Lucas to come along as part of his campaign staff. “Should be fun!” he says, and it kind of is—until they find they have a shadow: an armed man intent on killing the governor . . . and anyone who gets in the way.
Fast and Loose by Fern Michaels
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Fern Michaels comes a new, action-packed novel about
The Sisterhood: a group of women bound by friendship and a quest for justice. Now their male allies, the Men of the Sisterhood, have formed a top-secret organization of their own, with the same goal of helping the helpless and righting the wrongs of the world.
A Buccaneer at Heart by Stephanie Laurens
Unexpected love—plus passion, intrigue, and
danger—challenge our hero to embrace his true nature.
We’re All About Information!
Use toothpaste to shine the headlights on your car? This surprising household staple is very effective in doing just that. Simply buff the headlight with toothpaste smeared on a soft cloth and it will look brand new in minutes.
Stingy Schobel Says . . .
Shipping costs can quickly negate the savings you might accumulate by shopping online. However, there are two ways you can get free shipping from Walmart.com. Spend $50 or more online or if under $50 have the item(s) shipped to your local store for pickup.
Quackers Joke of the Week
Q. What has a thumb and four fingers but is not alive?
A. A glove!
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Monday, May 02, 2016