2011-03-17 / Community News

Giddings Library News Corner

by Judy Belyeu

Patrons of the Giddings Public Library will want to read more of our large print books. Never Say Never by Lisa Wingate reveals how Kai Miller floats through life like driftwood tossed by waves. She’s never put down roots and she doesn’t plan to. But when a chaotic hurricane evacuation lands her in Daily, Texas, she begins to think twice about her wayfaring existence. For Kai, will it be just another place to leave behind?

Never Far From Home by Mary Ellis comes from The Miller Family Series-Book 2. In Never Far From Home, fifteen-year-old Emma Miller finishes school and starts her own wood business, and is longing for someone to court. She acquires an affection for a handsome English sheep farmer with a fast truck. Read and find out how Emma’s relationship ends with the sheep farmer.

Poor Little Bitch Girl by Jackie Collins tells how Carolyn Henderson, an assistant to a powerful attorney, is having an affair with her boss. This book details the how power and wealth of five characters find their destinies intertwining with another friend from their teens in the aftermath of a devastating murder. Body Work by Sara Paretsky is an audience-participation performance by a controversial artist who is disrupted by a violent outburst culminating in the artist’s murder days later, prompting V. I. Warshawski to prove the innocence of an Iraqi war veteran charged with crime.

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