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Greek Myths: A New Retelling / Charlotte Higgins

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Greek Myths: A New Retelling / Charlotte Higgins; illustrations by Chris Ofili

A brilliantly original, landmark retelling of Greek myths, recounted as if they were actual scenes being woven into textiles by the women who feature prominently in them….

 

NEW SCIENCE FICTION FOR MAY 2022

Check out these new science fiction books coming to the Adult Services Collection for the month of May. For a complete list click here.

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The Stardust Thief / Chelsea Abdullah
A hunter and seller of illegal magic,…

 

Don’t Worry, be Happy

When we only hear news of tragic events, it can be difficult to find happiness, these books can help. Find happiness today! Don’t forget to stop by the Local History Display Case to see more books about happiness….

 
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Klara and the Sun / Kazuo Ishiguro

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Klara and the sun / Kazuo Ishiguro
Klara is an intelligent and observant AF, or Artificial Friend.  She lives in a department store with other AFs until she is selected by Josie to be her friend. …

 
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What happened to the Bennetts / Lisa Scottoline

Forced into the Witness Protection Program after being caught in the crosshairs of a drug-trafficking organization, Jason Bennett and his family, trapped in an unfamiliar life, start falling apart at the seams until Jason takes matters into his own hands after a shocking truth is revealed. …