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New Year, New You

Fitness & Health Fast Food Genocide: How Processed Food is Killing Us and What We Can Do about It by: Joel Furhman 613.2 F Wild Mediterranean: The Age-Old, Science-New Plan for a Healthy Gut, with Food You Can Trust by: Stella Metsovas 612.32 M The Gut Makeover: 4 Weeks to Nourish Your Gut, Revolutionize Your

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Local Authors

Adult Fiction Vivir el Dream by: Allison K. Garcia FICTION GAR Traitor’s Curse by: Beth Trissel FICTION TRI The Black Tulip by: Elwood Yoder FICTION YOD Tipton by: Hilary Holladay FICTION HOL A Stranger in Olondria by: Sofia Samatar FANTASY SAM Diary of a Naive by: Ursula Maria Mandel FICTION MAN Murder on Rosemary Street

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Happy Holidays 2017

Check out some of our newest holiday books! Fiction The Amish Christmas Candle by: Kelly Long, et al. LG-PT 808.83 A Christmas at Carnton by: Tamera Alexander LG-PT FICTION ALE Christmas at Little Beach Street Bakery by: Jenny Colgan FICTION COL The Christmas Blessing by: Melody Carlson LG-PT FICTION CAR Christmas Days by: Jeanette Winterson

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Sports and Indoor Games for Winter

Hockey 99: Stories of the Game by: Wayne Gretzky 921 G834 Scotty Bowman: A Life in Hockey by: Doug Hunter 921 B788 Winter Sports Edge of Glory: The Inside Story of the Quest for Figure Skating’s Olympic Gold Medals by: Christine Brennan 796.91 B Speed Kings: The 1932 Winter Olympics and the Fastest Men in

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Native American Heritage History Month 2017

Non-Fiction Custer Died for Your Sins; An Indian Manifesto by: Vine Deloria 970.5 D Bone Dance: New and Selected Poems, 1965-1993 by: Wendy Rose 821 R Yellow Woman and a Beauty of the Spirit: Essays on Native American Life Today by: Leslie Silko 970.004 S Winds of Freedom: The Story of the Navajo Code Talkers

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Get Ready to Celebrate!

Check out these great new resources to prepare for holiday cooking and decorating! Cook for the Crowd American Cake: From Colonial Gingerbread to Classic Layer, the Stories and Recipes Behind More than 125 of Our Best-Loved Cakes by: Anne Byrne 641.8653 B Freading eBook Amish Community Cookbook: Simply Delicious Recipes from Amish and Mennonite Homes

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Russian Revolutionary Reads

The October Revolution (also the Great October Socialist Revolution, Red October, the October Uprising, or the Bolshevik Revolution) part of the larger Russian Revolution of 1917, was 100 years ago this month—October 25, 1917. A lot of great new books have been published to coincide with the Revolution’s anniversary. Check out these great resources on

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Stories of the Valley

Enjoy these resources and check out our October Deyerle Series, an annual community educational series celebrating Shenandoah Valley Heritage sponsored by the Deyerle family in honor of Dr. Henry Deyerle. New Deal Posters of the WPA by: Christopher DeNoon OV 769.5 D Violins & Shovels: The WPA Arts Projects by: Milton Meltzer 700.973 M Dancing

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What’s New in the 200s

New Books in Religion One Spirit Medicine: Ancient Ways to Ultimate Wellness by: Alberto Villoldo 201.44 V Strange Gods: A Secular History of Conversion by: Susan Jacoby 204.2 J The Mind of God: Neuroscience, Faith, and a Search for the Soul by: Jay Lombard 240.4 L Agnostic: A Spirited Manifesto by: Lesley Hazleton 211.7 H

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Graphic Novels 2017

Secret Wars by: Jonathan Hickman GRAPHIC HIC Ancestor by: Matt Sheean GRAPHIC SHE Irmina by: Barbara Yelin GRAPHIC YEL Swamp Thing: The Dead Don’t Sleep by: Len Wein GRAPHIC LEN Shirley Jackson’s The Lottery. The Authorized Graphic Adaptation by: Miles Hyman GRAPHIC HYM What It Is by: Lynda Barry GRAPHIC BAR Angel Catbird, Vol. 1

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Escape to Fantastical Worlds

Classics & Series The Chronicles of Narnia by: C.S. Lewis J FICTION LEWIS SPANISH J FICTION LEWIS J BOOK ON CD FICTION LEWIS A Spell for Chamelon (Xanth Series) by: Piers Anthony FANTASY ANT The Lord of the Rings Series (newest is Beren and Luthien) by: J.R.R. Tolkein FANTASY TOL BOOK ON CD FICTION TOL

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Reading by Design

It’s time for the Adult Summer Reading Program to begin for 2017! Join us for the following programs, and in the meantime enjoy great books on related subjects! Creative Building with Keva Monday, June 5 @ 7 PM Unleash your inner child (especially if your younger self dreamed of being an architect) and come build

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