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What We're Reading: Spider Woman's Daughter

Spider Woman's Daughter

Bernadette "Bernie" Chee and several of her fellow Navajo Nation police officers, including retired Officer Leaphorn, have just finished eating breakfast. She gets up to answer the phone as Leaphorn is exiting the café and witnesses him getting shot in the head. Comforting him while waiting for the ambulance, Bernie promises Leaphorn she will find the shooter.

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One-Night Reads

One-Night Reads

Are you looking for something to read that you can finish in one or two sittings? Not interested in reading a book that is too heavy to carry up the stairs? Maybe you don’t currently have much free time and want something to read that you can complete in a couple of days. Just because a book is slim does not mean it can’t be jam-packed with an exciting story and interesting characters. 

The Queen of the Mystery Novel, Agatha Christie, wrote numerous mystery stories that can be devoured in one or two sittings. Her two main recurring characters are detective Hercule Poirot and amateur detective Miss Marple. Hickory Dickory Dock features Hercule Poirot as he investigates several thefts at a student hostel. The Moving Finger finds Miss Marple probing for clues as a series of poison pen letters shatter the peaceful way of life in a small village.
 
 

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What We're Reading: Moloka'i

Moloka'i

Seven-year-old Rachel Aoulie Kalama lives an idyllic life in Hawaii surrounded by her loving family. She is cherished by her father,a merchant fisherman who is gone at sea most of the time, and her mother, a hardworking, Christian woman. She spends her days playing under palm trees and exploring the streets of Honolulu with her siblings until her mother discovers a rose-colored mark on the back of her leg.

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Upcoming Releases September 2014

Upcoming Releases September 2014

Wondering when your favorite author’s next book will be released? Below is a list of upcoming releases by popular authors. The titles on this list are on order for the library and can be placed on hold by clicking the links below. Release dates are subject to change.

If you have any questions or need assistance with placing one of these books on hold, please stop by the Readers' Advisory desk or call 814-3987.

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Past Updates

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