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Posted to Campbell Unclassified on August 28, 2020 at 11:52 AM by Genesis Gaule
These books are physical copies and can be checked out through our Front Door Pick Up Service or by scheduling an appointment to browse in the library.
This is Chance! by Jon Mooallem
In 1964, Anchorage, Alaska was jolted by the most powerful earthquake in American history. After the disaster, the people switched on their radios, hearing Genie Chance with her tireless broadcasts over the next three days.
Forty Fathers by Tessa Lloyd
This book has the candid and vulnerable stories of forty fathers who opened up about both their own fathers and their deeply personal parenting experiences.
Home Before Dark by Riley Sager
Maggie’s father’s book about the ghostly happenings in an old Victorian house that caused them to flee in the dead of night twenty-five years ago is a worldwide phenomenon. Maggie doesn’t remember or believe any of it though because ghosts, after all, don’t exist.
A Burning by Megha Majumdar
Jivan, a Muslim girl from the slums, is accused of a terrorist attack because of a careless comment on Facebook. PT Sir, an opportunistic gym teacher, finds his own ascent linked toJivan’s fall. And Lovely, an irresistible outcast, has the alibi that can set Jivan free, but it will cost her everything.
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Tag(s): thriller, psychological fiction, political fiction, parenting, nonfiction, natural disasters, mystery, Muslims, murder, interviews, horror, fiction, fathers, book notes, biographies
Posted to Campbell Unclassified on August 11, 2020 at 1:55 PM by Genesis Gaule
We Came to Shine by Susie Orman Schnall
Set at the iconic 1939 New York World’s Fair, gorgeous Vivi—the star of the Aquacade synchronized swimming spectacular—and plucky Max—journalist for the fair’s daily paper—become friends only to find their personal and professional prospects put in jeopardy.
Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld
In the real world, after Bill Clinton proposes several times, Hillary Rodham eventually accepts. But in this powerfully imagined fictional tale, Hillary takes a different road and blazes her own trail..
One Tough Out : Fighting off life's curveballs by Rod Carew
If only everything in life had been as easy as Rod Carew made hitting in baseball look. In this book, Carew reflects on the highlights and challenges he’s overcome in his career and life—from racism, to the death of his daughter, to the heart transplant that saved his life.
On the Horizon by Lois Lowry
Lowry looks back at history and draws on her own memories as a child in Hawaii and Japan, as well as from historical research, in this stunning work in verse of the lives lost in Pearl Harbor and Hiroshima.
Tag(s): World War II, sports, religion and spirituality, political fiction, nonfiction, memoirs, historical fiction, fiction, Christian nonfiction, book notes, baseball, alternate history