May new book releases

Robert B. Parker’s old black magic – Ace Atkins – Twenty years after a stash of paintings was lifted from a Boston museum, paint chips from the most valuable piece land on a journalist’s desk, and Boston PI Spenser is tapped to track down the missing lot. Not surprisingly, he encounters black market art dealers, but Mafia bigwigs and a long-ago murder?…

 

NEW DVDS AT THE LIBRARY

 

Darkest Hour – During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.

The Florida Project – Set over one summer, the film follows precocious six-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother,…

 

New DVDs at the Library

All I See is You – A blind woman’s relationship with her husband changes when she regains her sight and discovers disturbing details about themselves.

Fanny’s Journey (French) – An incredible tale of bravery, strength and survival, a story of a daring young girl who will stop at nothing and fear no one. In 1943,…

 

New DVD’s at the Library

American Assassin – After the death of his girlfriend at the hands of terrorists, Mitch Rapp is drawn into the world of counter-terrorism, mentored by tough-as-nails former U.S. Navy S.E.A.L. Stan Hurley.

Brave New Jersey – A comedy about a small New Jersey town on the night of Orson Welles’ legendary 1938 “War of the Worlds”…

 

New DVDs at the Library

The Glass Castle – Based on the bestselling novel, a young girl comes of age in a dysfunctional family of nonconformist nomads with a mother who’s an eccentric artist and an alcoholic father who would stir the children’s imagination with hope as a distraction to their poverty.

The Immortal life of Henrietta Lacks – Based on a true story: An African-American woman becomes an unwitting pioneer for medical breakthroughs when her cells are used to create the first immortal human cell line in the early 1950s….

 

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