At the Library for May 8th, 2018

Updated 2018/05/07

Leslie Carroll examines the romance between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in ‘American Princess.’

New self-help books for teens this week include ‘Be Mindful & Stress Less,’ ‘Almost Adulting,’ and ‘The Self-Esteem Habit for Teens.’

Preschool Story Time is this Wednesday at 11:00 am, 1:15 pm, & 6:30 pm, and Toddler Story Time is 10:00 and 11:00 am. Both will be all about “family!”. Baby Laptime Thursday at 10 am.
Please note there is always a Wednesday evening Story Time at 6:30 pm for ages 3 to 9 and their caregivers. Perfect way to unwind.
Friends of the Library presents a new travelogue: American Grand Natural Vistas in Cranbrook’s Southern Backyard. Take a virtual summer adventure in the USA; camping, hiking, backpacking, & four-wheeling in Idaho & Wyoming’s national parks & national forests. However, smoky the skies & omnipresent the threat of fire, all roads remain open & the gasoline is almost free.
May 15th, 2018 (Tuesday) 7:30 pm College of the Rockies Lecture Theater Admission by donation to the Friends of the Cranbrook Public Library. A travelogue by Dan Hicks, from his solar eclipse excursion of August & September 2017; a follow-up to his Yellowstone National Park backcountry travelogue last year.
PRONUNCIATOR is the Library’s brand new language learning app. Learn one of 80 languages for free with your library card. Pronunicator can be used on your smartphone, tablet or computer. Users have access to live courses, self paced learning modules, special interest modules, citizenship preparation and more! All you need is your library card to get started. It can be accessed via our website: https://www.cranbrookpubliclibrary.ca/
LIBBY is the Library’s brand new reading app which finally makes it easy to check out thousands of e-books and e-audiobooks. Simply download the app from here: https://meet.libbyapp.com/. Then simply choose the Cranbrook Library, enter your library card, and that is it. No more passwords, phone numbers, extra software, or different website to navigate through. LIBBY is awesome!

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ADULT NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:

The Healing Self – Deepak Chopra (615.851)
Voice Lessons – Wendy Mogel (649.1)
How to Break Up With Your Phone – Catherine Price (616.8584)
100 Nature Hot Spots in British Columbia – Lyndsay Fraser (917.1104)
Perfect Phrases for ESL (428.34)
Napi: The Trickster – Hugh. A. Dempsey (398.208)
The Power of Pulses – Dan Jason (641.6565)
American Princess – Leslie Carroll (941.08509222)
The Serious Business of Small Talk – Carol A. Fleming (153.6)
Eyefoods: A Food Plan for Healthy Eyes – Laurie Capogna (617.7)
A Kind of Mirraculas Paradise: A Story of Schizophrenia – Sandra Allen (bio)
North: Finding My Way While Running the Appalachian Trial – Scott Jurek (bio)
Varina – Charles Frazier (fic)
Storm Front – Susan May Warren (fic)
The Rising Sea – Clive Cussler (fic)
The Family Gathering – Robyn Carr (fic)
The Judge’s Wife – Ann O’Loughlin (fic)
The Last Hours – Minette Walters (fic)
Girls Burn Brighter – Shobha Rao (fic)
We Own The Sky – Luke Allnutt (fic)
White Houses – Amy Bloom (fic)
Surprise Me – Sophie Kinsella (fic)
I’ve got my eyes on you – Mary Higgins Clark (mys)
This Fallen Prey – Kelley Armstrong (mys)
Caribbean Rim – Randy Wayne White (mys)
The Escape Artist – Brad Meltzer (mys)
The Mitford Murders – Jessica Fellowes (mys)
The Flight Attendant – Chris Bohjalian (mys)
The 17th Suspect – James Patterson (mys)
Fallen – David Baldacci (mys)
The Sixth Day – Catherine Coulter (mys)
Duel to the Death – J. A. Jance (mys)
Father Brown: Season 5 (DVD)
The Crown: Season 1 (DVD)
The Big Sick (DVD)
Resilience (DVD)
Nature’s Fury (DVD)
The Tragically Hip (DVD)
Wonder (DVD)
This is US: Season 1 (DVD)
Blade Runner 2049 (DVD)

YOUNG ADULT & CHILDREN’S NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:

Be Mindful & Stress less – Gina M. Biegel (ya 155.5191)
Almost Adulting – Arden Rose (ya 646.700835)
The Self-Esteem Habit for Teens – Lisa M. Schab (ya 155.65)
Truly Devious – Maureen Johnson (ya fic)
Pacifica – Kristen Simmons (ya fic)
Fourth Dimension – Eric Walters (ya fic)
Paw Patrol: Everest (j DVD)