New Books include: Milk, A 10,000-Year Food Fracasby Mark Kurlansky; The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature’s Secret Signsby Peter Wohlleben: Another mind-opening work by the author of The Hidden Life of Trees; The President Is Missing by James Patterson and Bill Clinton: A thriller by the old-pro mystery writer and the ex-President; Us Against Youby Fredrik Backman: A new novel by the author of Beartown; Calypsoby David Sedaris: Funny and thought-provoking essays by the NPR commentator; Love in the Ruinsby Paula McLain: A novel based on the life of Ernest Hemingway and his third wife, journalist Martha Gellhorn; and lots more for your pleasure and edification! New DVDs include:
Two versions of The Tempest: One recent, starring Helen Mirren; one from 1960,
with Richard Burton, Maurice Evans, Roddy McDowell, and Lee Remick. * Quest,a new documentary with Christopher Rainey, directed by Jonathan Olshefsky: Moving and illuminating.
--- We’ve now extended the borrowing period for DVD Series to 3 weeks! You can still renew after that if the item is not on hold for another patron.