2017-04-27 / Community News

Giddings Public Library News

Come visit the library and check out some of the new books and CDs:

The library has a shipment of many new books and CDs of all kinds. Come by the library and check out some of the new titles.

CURTAIN OF DEATH by W.E.B. Griffin — When two WACs are accosted by Soviet NKGB agents from an officers’ club in 1946 Munich and kill three of their attackers to escape, the incident triggers shock waves that have major repercussions throughout a fledgling CIA. Also available on CD.

RAZOR GIRL by Carl Hiaasen — Involved in a car accident with a scam artist, a man helplessly watches his life spiral out of control following subsequent interactions with a sand-stealing company, a mafia capo, a reality show accordionist, and other eccentric characters. Also available on CD.

THE MIDNIGHT BELL by Jack Higgins — When the assistant to the head of a secret White House department is killed by a hit-and-run driver, the event is tied to a warning to the U.S. president by a London branch of al-Qaida that is determined to prove its resilience. Also available on CD.

SUGAR CRUSH by Dr. Richard Jacoby — Nonfiction — A leading peripheral nerve surgeon identifies the role of sugar and carbohydrates in triggering nerve compression and health challenges, outlining how a diet that minimizes sugar and wheat while increasing good fats can help restore normal nerve function.

THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR by Shari Lapena — Anne and Marco Conti seem to have it all — a loving relationship, a wonderful home, and their beautiful baby, Cora. But one night when they are at a dinner party next door, a terrible crime is committed. Suspicion immediately focuses on the parents. But the truth is a much more complicated story.

Inside the curtained house, an unsettling account of what actually happened unfolds. Detective Rasbach knows that the panicked couple is hiding something.

Both Anne and Marco soon discover that the other is keeping secrets, secrets they’ve kept for years.

AN OBVIOUS FACT by Craig Johnson — Investigating an accident that left a cyclist in critical condition, Walt is confronted by complications in the form of competing biker gangs, the ATF bureau, an entrepreneur’s donation of a military-grade vehicle, and a femme fatale.

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