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Jan 30

Book Notes 1/30/2023

Posted to Campbell Unclassified on January 30, 2023 at 11:47 AM by Genesis Gaule

Blog Book Notes

1/30/2023


Come to the library Monday, February 6 at 5:30 pm to meet a few furry friends and learn about some of the great programs at the Circle of Friends Animal Shelter! More information...


Myth America by Kevin M. Kruse and Julian E. Zelizer

istorians take on the biggest legends and lies about our past // In this book, historians Kevin Kruse and Julian Zelizer have assembled an all-star team of historians to provide textured analysis that explains what we get wrong about the past.

973 MYTH


The House of Wolves by James Patterson and Mike Lupica

The Wolfs, the most powerful family in California, have a new head--thirty-six-year-old former high school teacher Jenny Wolf. That means Jenny now runs the prestigious San Francisco Tribune. She also controls the legendary pro football team, the Wolves. And she hopes to solve her father's murder.

Mystery PATTERSON Wolves v.1


The Nazi Conspiracy by Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch

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The Secret Plot to Kill Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill // With all the hallmarks of a Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch page-turner, this book examines the great political minds of the 20th century, exploring the early years of the war in gripping detail. This meeting of The Big Three changed the course of World War II. Here's the inside story of how it all almost went terribly wrong.

MH 940.531 MELTZER


Sleep No More by Jayne Ann Krentz

The Lost Night Files // Seven months ago Pallas Llewellyn, Talia March, and Amelia Rivers-- strangers to each other-- stayed at the Lucent Springs Hotel. An earthquake and a fire destroyed the hotel-- and left the women with no memory of their time there. Now they cohost a podcast, The Lost Night Files. Each is searching for a lost night-- but there are others who are not happy about their questions. Someone who is willing to keep to keep the truth from coming out...

Mystery KRENTZ Lost v.1


If you need help accessing any of these titles or using front door pickup, email or call us and we will be happy to assist you!

Nov 29

Book Notes 11/28/2022

Posted to Campbell Unclassified on November 29, 2022 at 10:29 AM by Genesis Gaule

Blog Book Notes

11/28/2022


Join us for Music & Movement, Wednesdays @ 10am! For children ages 0-5 (and their grown-ups too!) More information...


Papyrus by Irene Vallejo

The Invention of Books in the Ancient World // In this sweeping tour of the history of books, the wonder of the ancient world comes alive and, along the way, we discover the singular power of the written word.

002.09 VALLEJO MOREU


Passenger by Alexandra Bracken

In one devastating night, violin prodigy Etta Spencer loses everything she knows and loves. Thrust into an unfamiliar world by a stranger with a dangerous agenda, Etta is certain of only one thing: she has traveled not just miles but years from home. And she’s inherited a legacy she knows nothing about from a family whose existence she’s never heard of. Until now.

Young Adult BRACKEN Passenger v.1


The Escape Artist edited by Jonathan Freedland

The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World // This is the story of a brilliant yet troubled man--a gifted "escape artist" who even as a teenager understand that the difference between truth and lies can be the difference between life and death, a man who deserves to take his place alongside Anne Frank, Oskar Schindler and Primo Levi as one of the handful of individuals whose stories define our understanding of the Holocaust.

MH 940.531 FREEDLAND


Gone with the Whisker by Laurie Cass

A Bookmobile Cat Mystery // Minnie Hamilton and her rescue cat, Eddie, have spent a busy day on the bookmobile, delivering good cheer and great reads to even the library's most far-flung patrons. But Minnie is still up for the nighttime festivities, eager to show off her little town to her visiting niece, Katrina. But then, during the grand finale of the fireworks display, Katrina discovers a body.

Mystery CASS Bookmobile v.8 LP


If you need help accessing any of these titles or using front door pickup, email or call us and we will be happy to assist you!

Nov 22

Book Notes 11/21/2022

Posted to Campbell Unclassified on November 22, 2022 at 9:59 AM by Genesis Gaule

Blog Book Notes

11/21/2022


The library will be closed November 24-27 (Thursday - Sunday) for Thanksgiving.


Weaving Sundown in a Scarlet Light by Joy Harjo

Fifty Poems for Fifty Years // A magnificent selection of fifty poems to celebrate three-term US Poet Laureate Joy Harjo's fifty years as a poet.

811.54 HARJO


Peace Is a Chain Reaction by Tanya Lee Stone

How World War II Japanese Balloon Bombs Brought People of Two Nations Together // An accessible, concise, and comprehensive guide to understanding and dealing with the impact and consequences of social isolation.

MH 940.5428 STONE


Mister Rogers' Neighborhood: Knitting the Neighborhood edited by Sixth & Spring Books

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Official Knitting Patterns // The 24 projects include replicas of 5 of Mister Rogers' iconic zippered cardigans in 9 unisex adult sizes, cardigan patterns for children and babies, puppets, the neighborhood trolley, blankets, and more.

746.432 MISTER


Find Your Unicorn Space by Eve Rodsky

Reclaim Your Creative Life in a Too-Busy World // From New York Times bestselling author Eve Rodsky, comes an inspirational guide for setting new personal goals, rediscovering your interests, cultivating creativity, and reclaiming your Unicorn Space.

158.1 RODSKY


If you need help accessing any of these titles or using front door pickup, email or call us and we will be happy to assist you!