New Books for late September

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Adult Fiction
Nothing Ventured by Jeffrey Archer
Whisper Network by Chandler Baker
Outfox by Sandra Brown
Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center
Recursion by Blake Crouch
American Magic by Zach Fehst
The Girl in the Glass Box by James Grippando
Evvie Drake Starts Over by Linda Holmes
The Girl Whop Lived Twice by David Lagercrantz (Steig Larsson)
The Islanders by Meg Mitchell Moore
The Inn by James Patterson
A Better Man by Louise Penny
The Dark Side by Danielle Steel
The Dearly Beloved by Cara Wall

Picture Books
Don’t Blink by Tom Booth
Snack Attack by Terry Border
See Me Play by Paul Meisel
One Dark Bird by Elizabeth Garton Scanlon
Alfred’s Book of Monster by Sam Streed
A Trip to the Top of the Volcano with Mouse by Frank Viva
How to Catch a Dinosaur by Adam Wallace
The Pigeon Has to Go to School by Mo Willems
So Big by Wohnout
Dance is for Everyone by Andrea Zuill

Juvenile Fiction
Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting (series) by Joe Ballarini
Speed Demon by Fred Bown
She’s the Liar by Alison Cherry
Storm Blown by Nick Courage
Benchwarmers by John Feinstein
The Doughnut King by Jessie Janowitz
Things That Don’t Make Sense by Brynn Kelly
Emperor of the Universe by David Lubar
Waylon:  The most awesome of all by Sara Pennypacker
The Girl Who Sailed the Stars by Matilda Woods

Graphic Novels
Hicotea:  a Nightlights story by Lorena Alvarez
Making Friends:  Back to the drawing boare by Kristen Gudsnuk
The Singing Rock & Other Brand-New Fairy Tales by Nathaniel Lachenmeyer

Young Adult
Just My Luck by Jennifer Honeybourn
Mech Cadet Yu:  Volume two by Greg Pak

New Titles for late August

To see more information about any of these titles, click HERE to go the the “What’s New” list of our online catalog.

Avengers:  Endgame
*  Long Shot
*  Hardcore Henry
*  Poms
*  Pokemon:  Detective Pikachu
*  Dumbo (animated)
*  Dog Town
*  The Planets
*  Grease
*  The Lion King; The Lion King 1 1/2; The Lion King 2:  Simba’s Pride

Adult Nonfiction
What Unites Us:  reflections on patriotism by Dan Rather
Maybe You Should Talk to Someone:  a therapist, her therapist, and our lives revealed by Lori Gottlieb
Once Upon a Farm:  lessons on growing in love, life, and hope on a new frontier by Rory Feek
This Life I Live:  one man’s extraordinary, ordinary life and the woman who changed it forever by Rory Feek

Adult Fiction
Mostly Dead Things by Kristen Arnett
The Loyal One by Shelley Shepard Gray
The Wedding Party by Jasmine Guillory
The Orphan’s Tale by Pam Jenoff
The Rumor by Lesley Kara
Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane
Searching for Sylvie Lee by Jean Kwok
Lady in the Lake by Laura Lippman
Window on the Bay by Debbie Macomber
*  The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
Fall; or, Dodge in hell by Neal Stephenson
Haven Point series by RaeAnne Thayne
Mrs. Everything by Jennifer Weiner

Large Print
Labyrinth (FBI Thriller #23) by Catherine Coulter
A Dangerous Man (Joe Pike #7/Elvis Cole #18) by Robert Crais
The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

Picture Books
* Chica by Karen Duncan

Juvenile Fiction
The Burning Maze (Trials of Apollo #3) by Rick Riordan
The Poison Jungle (Wings of Fire #13) by Tui Sutherland
For Whom the Ball Rolls (Dog Man #7) by Dav Pilkey

Juvenile Graphic Novel
Enter the Mine by Pat + Jen

National Library Week 2019: Did You Know #4

Did You Know…
JML offers one-on-one technology training?
From the basics of using a computer, to our state-provided databases, to the ins and outs of your smartphone, we can help you figure it out!
We are especially willing to help adults who may feel behind the curve in relation to technology.
Call us (832-2648) to schedule an appointment! Just let us know what you would like to learn about and when you are available.
Please share this information with friends and family who may need a little assistance in the tech arena.

National Library Week 2019: Did You Know #2

Today is “National Library Workers Day!”
Did You Know…
JML has 6 library staff to assist you with your library needs. 👩👩‍🦳🧓👩‍🦱👱‍♂️👩‍🦰
We have a combined total of more than 40 years experience working in libraries including public, academic, and medical.
We include two retirees, a long-time librarian, a college student, a former book store manager, a substitute teacher, a former HR specialist, a former school paraprofessional, a former college athlete, 3 cat owners, a technology wiz, a mom of 5, and a grandma — obviously some fall into more than one category 😉🤪.
We l💜ve our current patrons and are always excited to meet new library users.🙋‍♀️🙋‍♂️

National Library Week 2019: Did You Know #1

Did You Know…
Electronic Material usage by Jensen Memorial Library cardholders increased by 20% in 2018?!
Electronic books (Ebooks) and electronic audiobooks can be checked out through the Nebraska Overdrive collection. Items can be accessed on any electronic web-enabled device (smartphones, tablets, computers, ereaders, and more) via the Overdrive, Libby, or Kindle apps or directly through the Overdrive website.
Items can be checked out for 7 to 21 days and will automatically expire after the given checkout period.
All Overdrive items available to JML cardholders are listed on the library’s online catalog. (
If you are not yet using this service but are interested, please contact the library!
Get started at the link below by clicking on the “Overdrive Ebooks” link above (