2009-12-10 / Local & State

Library Corner

Please note that there is now a book return for the Fulton County Library located inside the Dott Village Store in Warfordsburg. The book drop is available during store hours which are Monday through Saturday from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Books will be picked up at least once each week, usually on Thursdays. The store also hosts a free book exchange. Stop in and check it out!

New large-print fiction at the Fulton County Library includes “Cold River” by Carla Neggers, and “A Christmas Blizzard” by Garrison Keillor. Other new fiction includes “The Disciple” by Stephen Coonts, “The Body in the Sleigh” by Katharine Hall Page, “A Catered Birthday Party: A Mystery With Recipes” by Isis Crawford, and “To Try Men’s Souls: A Novel of George Washington and the Fight for American Freedom” by Newt Gingrich and William Forstchen.

New nonfiction includes “But I Trusted You: And Other True Cases” by Ann Rule (large print), “A Simple Christmas: Twelve Stories That Celebrate the True Holiday Spirit” by Mike Huckabee, “So Easy: Lusious, Healthy Recipes for Every Meal of the Week” by Ellie Kreger, “Why My Third Husband Will be a Dog: The Amazing Adventures of an Ordinary Woman” by Lisa Scottoline and “The Truth About Psychics” by Sylvia Browne.

New books on CD include “The Time Traveler’s Wife” by Audrey Niffenegger, “9 Dragons” by Michael Connelly, “Southern Lights” by Danielle Steel, “Hardball” by Sara Paretsky, “Southern Lights” by Danielle Steel, “I, Alex Cross” by James Patterson, and “The Scarpetta Factor” by Danielle Steel.

New items at Hustontown branch library include “Under the Dome” by Stephen King, “You Having a Baby: The Owner’s Manual To A Happy and Healthy Pregnancy” by Michael Roizen, M.D., and Mehmet Oz, M.D., “Gun Digest, 2010” edited by Dan Shideler, “The Cake Mix Doctor Returns” by Anne Byrn, “Lousy, Rotten Stinkin’ Grapes” by Margie Palatini, “Waddle: A Scanimation Picture Book” by Rufus Butler Seder, and “Maisy Goes To Preschool” by Lucy Cousins.

A basic sign language class will be held at the Fulton County Library on Thursday, December 10 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. There are only a couple spaces left, so call or stop in at the library to register.

The library will be closed December 24-27. The library will close at 1:00 on December 31 and will be closed January 1-3. State and local cuts to library funding will also make it necessary to raise overdue fines beginning January 1 from 10 cents per day to 20 cents per day.

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