At the Library for May 28th, 2019

Updated 2019/05/27

 

 

Historian Douglas Brinkley examines the humans and machines that made the first lunar landing possible in his exhaustive ‘American Moonshot.’

 

After befriending a dragon, a sick child learns that some dragons like humans, and some really despise them, in Angie Sage’s  new book ‘Rise of the Dragons.’

 

StoryTime and Baby LapTime are both on hiatus until September. Our Summer Reading Club is right around the corner. Keep checking this column for details, or contact us at the Library.

 

The Sizzling Summer Book Sale

The Friends of the Library will hold this book sale in the Manual Training School, adjacent to the Library.   Friday, June 7th is for Members only, 5 pm to 7 pm. Saturday, June 8th– Everyone is Welcome from 9 am to 4 pm. Come and find your summer reading. There are loads of book bundles and beach reads as well as a host of other topics for all ages. Your donations of books, CDs, & DVDs are welcome at the circulation desk in the Library.  Call Marilyn 250-489-6254 for info.

 

Our website with all kinds of great information and links can be found at:  www.cranbrookpubliclibrary.ca

 

Worried about internet privacy and safety? Check out our new TECH HELP page, which offers a comprehensive yet easy to learn steps to protect yourself.

Tech Help

 

The Cranbrook Public Library Endowment Fund gives people an opportunity to create a meaningful legacy, to build a strong foundation in the present for the future of the Library. For more information about how you can contribute, please phone us at 250-426-4063  Ext: 1001, or visit this link:

http://www.cranbrookpubliclibrary.ca/explore/about-us/support-the-library/endowment/

 

 

On display this month are the fantastic outdoor paintings of Yoki Prints, courtesy of Jurgen Flemming.

 

 

 

ADULT NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:

 

American Moonshot – Douglas Brinkley   (629.409)

Where Did You Get This Number – Anthony Salvanto   (303.38)

This View of Life – Davis Sloan Wilson   (303.4)

The Art of Diplomacy – Bruce Heyman   (327.2092)

Quarterback – John Feinstein   (796.3320922)

Space Stations – Gary KItchmacher   (629.422)

The Essential Vegan Instant Pot – Coco Morante   (641.5636)

Walls – David Frye   (909)

Blockchain – Stephen P. Williams   (3332.175)

The Secret Language of Cats – Susanne Schotz   (636.8)

Everything In Its Place – Oliver Sacks   (bio)

Save Me The Plums – Ruth Reichl   (bio)

Lessons – Gisele Bundchen   (bio)

Battle Sight Zero – Gerald Seymour   (fic)

Open Carry – Marc Cameron   (fic)

Under the Table – Stephanie Evanovich   (fic)

Turning Point – Danielle Steel   (fic)

The Spanish Promise – Karen Swan   (fic)

The Waiting Hours – Shandi Mitchell   (fic)

Two Weeks – Karen Kingsbury   (fic)

The Department of Sensitive Crimes – Alexander McCall Smith   (mys)

The Big Kahuna – Janet Evanovich   (mys)

The Devil Aspect – Craig Russell   (mys)

The Catcher Was A Spy   (DVD)

Vikings: Season 5 part 2   (DVD)

The Other Side of Home   (DVD)

 

YOUNG ADULT & CHILDREN’S NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:

 

Tiger vs. Nightmare – Emily Tetri   (j fic)

Rise of the Dragons – Angie Sage   (j fic)