Adult

News, useful tips, and fun information from the adult librarians

Looking for a New Detective Novel to read about? Place holds now on these New Titles!

Curse of the Jade Lily by David Housewright

Rushmore McKenzie, a St. Paul detective, acts as go-between with the local art museum and the ransomer of a stolen gem.

Burning Midnight by Loren D. Estleman

P.I. Amos Walker helps his friend Inspector John Alderdyce with a teen gang member in Detroit's Mexicantown.

Looking for a New Thriller to read? Place holds now on these New Titles!

The Reckoning by Jane Casey

"To the public, he's a hero: a brutal killer who targets sex offenders... but to Detective Constable Maeve Kerrigan, he's a murderer - no matter the sins of his victims - and catching him is her job."

Nightworld by F. Paul Wilson

Nightworld brings the Repairman Jack series to "an apocalyptic finale as Jack and Glaeken search the Secret History to gather a ragtag army for a last stand against the Otherness and a hideously transformed Rasalom."

Looking for something New to read? Place holds now on these New Titles!

Hard Country by Michael McGarrity

A novel of the Old West and one family's struggle to settle in the untamed territory of New Mexico.

As the Crow Flies by Craig Johnson

Wyoming Sheriff Walt Longmire investigates a death on the Cheyenne Reservation.

 

The Stonecutter by Camilla Lackberg

A Swedish bestseller by the same author of The Ice Princess.

The Lower River by Paul Theroux

Looking for something New to read? Place holds now on these New Titles!

The Solitary House by Lynn Shepherd

Historical suspense set in the world of Charles Dickens.

The Reverend's Wife by Kimberla Lawson Roby

Another installment in the Reverend Curtis Black series

A Fatal Fleece by Sally Goldenbaum

A Seaside Knitters Mystery

New DVDs in April

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Looking for something New to read? Place holds now on these Upcoming Titles!

Ada's Rules: a Sexy Skinny Novel by Alice Randall

With her twenty-five-year college reunion coming up, Ada Howard decides to to find time to take care of herself for a change.

Life Without Parole by Clare O'Donohue

The second mystery to feature the television producer Kate Conway, following Missing Persons.

Afterwards by Rosamund Lupton 

"In the aftermath of the devastating fire that almost destroys her family, Grace embarks on a mission to find the person responsible and protect her children from further harm."

How a book gets from one library to another in our library system

  Most of our patrons know we can get books and other items in for them from other libraries in our library cooperative, but just how does that work? Read more

My Week with Marilyn

The DVD of Oscar-nominated film "My Week with Marilyn" is ready to accept your holds!  my week with marilyn dvd cover

 

 

 

 

 

Is there an elephant buried in Waterford?

That is a question we've occasionally been asked over the years.  You might think it's one of those urban legends, but in fact, it is true.  Her name was Little Jennie, and she even appeared in the movie "Elephant Walk" with Elizabeth Taylor.  To find out what an elephant was doing in Waterford, Michigan, and what happened after she sadly expired, read the attached article which was published in the local paper at the time.

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New Diet Books

Some of our newest diet books: Read more