New Nonfiction

new bookwormiPhones for Seniors by Nancy Muir: Once you get comfortable with your iPhone, you’ll wonder how you lived without it! Cuts through the jargon to help you find your way around the homescreen, make calls, send texts and emails, add games, movie, and music– and much more!

Put ‘Em Up by Sherri Vinton: A comprehensive guide to home preserving, with step-by-step instructions for every kind of preserving, including refrigerating and freezing, air- and oven-drying, cold- and hot-pack canning, and pickling.

Blind Descent by Brian Dickenson: Former Navy rescue swimmer Brian Dickinson recounts his experiences trying to descend from the summit on Mount Everest after being stricken with snow blindness.

The Fall Line by Nathaniel Vinton: For decades, American skiers struggled to match their European counterparts. Then came a fledgling class of American racers that disrupted the Alpine racing world order.

Mekong Mud Dogs by Sgt. Ed Eaton: Finding himself an infantryman in the unique Army / Navy Riverine Force in the Mekong Delta. Quickly rising to the rank of platoon sergeant, Ed becomes one of the first members of the US Army to be specifically trained to be a sniper.

Tinseltown by William Mann: Examines the murder William Desmond Taylor – implicated are three beautiful actresses, the founder of Paramount, a grasping stage mother, a devoted valet, and a gang of two-bit thugs, any of whom might have fired the fatal bullet.

Camping America’s Guide to Free and Low Cost Campgrounds: A guide to campgrounds in every area of the United States with a list of amenities and camping fees.

Alaska Tracks by Randy Zarnke: Profiles modern homesteaders who have made a living and a life living, hunting, and trapping in the wilds of Alaska.

Deep Down Dark by Hector Tobar: Relates the experiences of the thirty-three men who endured entrapment beneath thousands of feet of rock for a record-breaking sixty-nine days during the San Jose mine collapse outside of Copiapo, Chile, in August 2010.

iPad for Dummies: Provides simple instructions for using Apple iPads, including managing files, adding music, games and videos, and more!

New DVDs

movie nightAnnabelle: On one horrific night, a young couple’s home is invaded by members of a satanic cult, who violently attack the couple. Spilled blood and terror are not all they leave behind.

The Rise of ISIS: In The Rise of ISIS, Martin Smith draws on in-depth interviews with Iraqi politicians, and American policymakers and military leaders to explore and explain how the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) became a major force so quickly.

The Drop: A lonely bartender and his hardened employer run a bar that is used as a ‘drop’–a covert scheme that funnels cash to local gangsters. But when they find themselves caught in a robbery gone bad both men have to make the dangerous choice between loyalty and survival.

The Giver: A young man lives in a supposed utopia of conformity and contentment. Yet as he begins to spend time with the elder, who is the sole keeper of all the community’s memories, Jonas quickly begins to discover the dark and deadly truths of his community’s secret past.

Gone Girl: Nick Dunne reports that his wife has gone missing. Under pressure from the police and a media frenzy, Nick’s portrait of a blissful union crumbles. Soon his lies, deceits and strange behavior have everyone asking the same dark question. Did Nick Dunne kill his wife?

Tammy: Tammy is having a bad day. It’s time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she’s broke and without wheels. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, may be just what Tammy needs.

The Maze Runner: Sixteen-year-old Thomas wakes up with no memory in the middle of a maze and realizes he must work with the community in which he finds himself if he is to escape.

True Detective: Detectives Marty Hart and Rust Chole are assigned to a macabre murder by a killer with disturbing occult leanings. In 2012, Marty and Rust separately tell the story of the investigation, their lives, and how they’ve affected each other as detectives, friends, and men.

A Walk Among the Tombstones: Matt Scudder is an ex cop who now works as a PI just outside the law. When he agrees to help a heroin trafficker hunt down the men who murdered his wife, the PI learns that this is not the first time these men have committed this sort of twisted crime.

The Equalizer: McCall is a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri, a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can’t stand idly by; he has to help her.

Horns: Ig awakens one morning to find horns growing from his head and the power to drive people to confess their sins and give in to their most unspeakable impulses – an effective tool in his quest to discover what happened to his girlfriend and exact revenge on her killer.

New Ebooks on Overdrive

overdrive 2To check out our digital books, all you need is your library card number, a computer or mobile device, and the Overdrive website found at http://nebraska.lib.overdrive.com

The Forgotten Girl by David Bell: Jason Danvers is left to care for his niece after his sister, a former addict, disappears and shatters every expectation Jason has ever had about families, about the awful truths that bind them and the secrets that should be taken to the grave

I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson: Jude and her twin brother, Noah, are in high school and incredibly close. Three years later, Jude and Noah are barely speaking. Something happened to wreck the twins in different ways, and they must find each other to rebuild their worlds.

Keep My Safe by Maya Banks: When Caleb Devereaux’s younger sister is kidnapped, the scion of a powerful and wealthy family turns to an unlikely source for help: a beautiful and sensitive woman with a gift for finding answers others cannot.

One Potion in the Grave by Heather Blake: When Katie Sue Perrywinkle walks into the Little Shop of Potions, Carly is surprised and delighted to see her old childhood friend who has returned settle a score with Senator Warren Calhoun who is in town for a high-profile wedding.

The Shell Game by Janet Evanovich: Con man Nick Fox is after Garson Klepper’s golden Peruvian relics, but he wasn’t planning on being paired up with rookie special agent Kate O’Hare. She’s smart, she’s tenacious, and when she’s conned, she holds a grudge. Life for Fox and O’Hare will never be the same again.

Carolina Blues by Virginia Kantra: Jack Rossi is Dare Island’s new police chief. He needs to recover from a rocky marriage and a big-city police department: no more high-profile women or high-pressure jobs. The last thing he wants is an unconventional alt girl rocking his world.

The New Darkness by Joseph Delaney: Tom Ward is the Spook, the one person who can defend the county from bloodthirsty creatures of the dark. But he’s only seventeen, and his apprenticeship was cut short when his master died in battle.

Valhalla by Robert Mrazek: Along the Greenland ice cap, an expedition team makes an astounding discovery. Buried five hundred feet below the ice cap is the wreckage of an ancient ship—and nine perfectly preserved Vikings. Rune markings indicate it went missing in 1016 BC.

Undead and Unwary by Mary Janice Davidson: How do you out-devil the devil? For Vampire queen Betsy Taylor, the answer is relative—literally—as MaryJanice Davidson’s “sexy, steamy, and laugh-out-loud funny” (Booklist) New York Times bestselling series continues…