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Our Little Secret by Roz Nay – New Title Tuesday

I was grateful I had a couple of days off work so I could read Our Little Secret by Roz Nay with very few breaks.  This New Title Tuesday selection kept me guessing right up to the last three pages – that is if I actually trust the narrator. Publisher’s Summary: THE INTERNATIONALLY BESTSELLING PSYCHOLOGICAL SUSPENSE… Continue reading Our Little Secret by Roz Nay – New Title Tuesday

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ICYMI Library News & Notes, Aug. 15, 2018

“With the new school year underway, now is a great time to find out how to incorporate practical and nutritious snacks into your child’s diet,” said Library Director, Molly Scanlan, in this week’s O’Fallon Weekly.  Snacks for Kids is today, Saturday, August 18 at 2 PM.  First Fitness Certified Wellness Coach, Carol Simpson will discuss practical snacks… Continue reading ICYMI Library News & Notes, Aug. 15, 2018

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The Storm by Arif Anwar – New Title Tuesday

I admit I have a basic optimism setting that allows me to find the good in most every piece of art, literature, or music.  But The Storm by Arif Anwar is not just good, it is transformative. Is is lyrical, exotic, historical, and heart-wrenching. Publisher’s Summary: From an immensely talented new voice in international fiction, a… Continue reading The Storm by Arif Anwar – New Title Tuesday

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ICYMI – Library News & Notes Aug. 8, 2018

Assistant Director Ryan Johnson wrote the most recent column for the O’Fallon Weekly and took the opportunity to reflect on the success as well as the value of the Library’s Summer Reading Program. “During June and July, we created just over 400 new library cards.  That number doesn’t include renewals; those are all new families joining… Continue reading ICYMI – Library News & Notes Aug. 8, 2018

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Five New Fiction Novels – New Title Tuesday

Instead of focusing on just one book this week, I thought I’d look at several of the new additions to our collection for New Title Tuesday.  We have such a wide variety of authors, topics, settings, and genres that I couldn’t choose which way to go. That Kind of Mother by Rumaan Alam deals with… Continue reading Five New Fiction Novels – New Title Tuesday

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ICYMI – Library News & Notes

In this week’s column for the O’Fallon Weekly, Library Director Molly Scanlan reminds OTHS students to check out their summer reading books before school begins on August 14.  “Check out one now while we have a good selection.  The day before school starts might be too late,”  Molly warns. There’s still time, also, to learn a… Continue reading ICYMI – Library News & Notes