Meet Nebraska author (and Fullerton resident) Tracy Lynn Blessen, Monday, Sept. 22 @ 7:00 pm. Be sure to mark it on your calendar now!
Blessen is the author of the recently published book “A Farmer’s Wife.” She will read excerpts from the… book, sharing stores about her life as a hardworking farm wife. Books are available for purchase/signing after the program.
Jane E. Ryan (author of the novels “The Boarder” and “Broken Spirits, Lost Souls” and writer/executive producer of the film, “The Boarder”) writes “For anyone interested in the lives of hardworking farm wives, Tracy Lynn Blessen’s new book, A FARMER’S WIFE is a must read! Filled with colorful details of the routine and unexpected events common to Nebraska farm life, Ms. Blessen paints a clear picture using broad strokes combined with her own blend of gentle humor.”
Books are available for purchase/signing after the program.
Victorine Lieske Visit
New York Times Best Selling Author Victorine Lieske discussed her novels and the eBook publishing/selling process. She gave the audience some great tips and publishing industry insights. Her newest book is “Accidentally Married.” The book is a sweet romance about Madison Nichols, an aspiring actress that needs to find a job. Due to a misunderstanding, she is put in the awkward position of pretending to be a girlfriend of CEO Jared Jameson (not the job she was applying for)…. Want to find out more? The book is on sale now Amazon and Barnes & Noble . The three books (pictured) are also available for checkout at our library.
Books Like Downton Abbey
If you like Downton Abbey… try these books!
“Princesses Behaving Badly: Real Stories Without the Fairy-Tale Ending” by Linda Rodriguez McRobbie
“Longbourn” by Jo Baker
“His Majesty’s Hope” by Susan Elia Macneal
“Park Lane” by Frances Osborne
“A Star for Mrs. Blake” by April Smith
“The White Queen” by Philippa Gregory — at Central City Public Library.
Top 5 Requested Books @ CCPL
Looking for something to read?
Here are the top 5 requested books at Central City Public Library:
“DIY Projects for the Self-Sufficient Homeowner”
“Starry Night” by Debbie Macomber
“Sycamore Row” by John Grisham
“Winners” by Danielle Steel
“Mistress” by James Patterson & David Ellis
Looking for a good book to read during the holiday season? Check out our displays (we have something for just about everyone). To see a list of some of our adult Christmas books, go to:
We have some new Christmas DVD-videos in. Included are: “Home Alone: The Complete Collection”, “Faith & Family Holiday Movie 10-Pack”, “Classic Christmas Favorites”, “The Polar Express” and “It’s a Wonderful Life”.
Top 5 Requested Books
Looking for an idea for something to read?
Here are the top 5 requested books @ Central City Public Library
“W” is for Wasted by Sue Grafton
“The Longest Ride” by Nicholas Sparks
“The Highway” by C.J. Box
“Gone” by James Patterson & Michael Ledwidge
“First Sight” by Danielle Steel
Save the date for an author talk & book signing with Nebraska author C.D. (Chuck Myers):
, Chuck will be at the library discussing his new novel “South Pole Vendetta”.
This remarkable story takes place in the year 2025. North Korea has discovered a way to fuel their growing inventory with oil discovered at the South Pole. They are invading Palmer Station, Antarctica. Can a lowly army captain avert WWIII while helping a troubled teenage boy come to terms with his estranged father’s death?
New books in!
Call (946-2512) to be put on the reserve list.
Crashed” by Timothy Hallinan
“For Better or Worsted: A Crochet Mystery #8” by Betty Hechtman (release date 11/5)
“Mirage: Oregon Files #9” by Clive Cussler (release date 11/5)
“The Valley of Amazement” by Amy Tan (release date 11/5)
“Miss Kay’s Duck Commander Kitchen” by Kay Robertson (release date 11/5)
“Bellman & Black” by Diane Setterfield (release date 11/5)
“Ashenden” by Elizabeth Wilhide
“White Fire” by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child (release date 11/12)
“The Pioneer Woman Cooks a Year of Holidays”
“The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion” by Fannie Flagg (release date 11/5)
“The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon” by Alexander McCall Smith (release date 11/5)
“Dust” by Patricia Cornwell (release date 11/12)
— at Central City Public Library.