2012-10-11 / Community News

Giddings Library News Corner

by Judy Belyeu

Patrons of the Giddings Public Library who like to check out CD’s will be pleased to see that the latest book shipment has popular items that are books in CD also.

The Rope by Nevada Barr is a story of Anna Pigeon’s past as it traces her 1995 relocation from New York City and first days as a Glen Canyon park ranger, a new start that is shattered by her abduction and imprisonment in the bottom of a dry well without supplies.

Breakdown by Sara Paretsky, in large print also, finds Warshawski exploring theories that the killing of teenage daughters is linked to a senatorial candidate or a wealthy patriarch’s childhood in Lithuania.

Deadline by Fern Michaels is about a Hollywood scandal and how it triggers another unforgettable adventure.

The Innocent by David Baldacci features Will Robi, a freelance hit man working for the government, who rescues a teenage girl whose parents’ disappearance may be linked to a vast, high-level cover-up.

Guilty Wives by James Patterson features best friends who are arrested aboard an unfamiliar yacht and accused of an unthinkable crime.

The Witness by Nora Roberts is about Abigail Lowery, who lives in a remote area in a house with high-tech security, but this only serves to further intrigue police chief Brooks Gleason, who aims to protect Abigail.

Gun Games by Faye Kellerman features Peter Decker and Rena Lazarus who are investigating an apparent teen suicide witnessed by the son of a troubled former friend whom they have welcomed into their home.

Come Home by Lisa Scattoline is the riveting story of a mother who sacrifices her future for a child from her past.

Calico Joe by John Grisham is a surprising and moving novel of fathers and sons, forgiveness and redemption, set in the world of Major League Baseball.

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