The next library book club meeting will be held at the Library, on Tuesday, September 6th at 5:00pm. The group will be discussing the novel “The Paris Wife” by author Paula McLain. This novel is a fictionalized account of Ernest Hemingway’s marriage to Hadley Richardson, the first of his four wives. Meet you at the library!

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                           The Spalding Public Library has recently added new titles to its DVD collection.

Here are just a few of the many good movies for adults and children available for you to check out.

 

  • The Miracle Worker
  • David Copperfield
  • An Affair To Remember
  • A Christmas Kiss
  • A Town Called Hell/Eagle’s Wing- western
  • The Duel In The Sun- western
  • The Sons Of Katie Elder- western
  • Oblivion
  • Flushed Away- kids animated
  • The Christmas Shoes
  • Cold Mountain
  • Gone With the Wind
  • The Passion Of The Christ
  • Terms Of Endearment

                                         Stop by and check us out!

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We raced through to the finish line at our final story hour of the summer! Sports, good sportsmanship, and the Olympics were the theme- go Team USA! Thank you to everyone that attended our story hour at the library all summer long– we loved seeing so many smiling faces each week! Special thanks to Sandy Miller who did an excellent job working with the kids each week!!

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Author James Patterson’s novel, “15th Affair” has been added to the library’s adult fiction collection and is available for readers to check out. It is another great installment in the Women’s Murder Club series!!

612VGrkIZVL._AC_SX75_CR,0,0,75,75_ The Spalding Public Library has recently added the book “Me Before You” a novel by author Jojo Moyes, to its adult fiction collection. The #1 New York Times bestseller, is now a major motion picture. “Me Before You” brings to life two people who couldn’t have less in common—a heartbreakingly romantic novel that asks, What do you do when making the person you love happy also means breaking your own heart? Stop by the library and check out this book!!

 

 

 

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Celeste Ng- “Everything I Never Told You”

Emma Cline- “The Girls”

Lee Child- “Make Me”(A Jack Reacher Novel)

Eric Rickstad- “The Silent Girls”

Robert Parker- “Pastime”

Kristin Cashore- “Graceling”

                           “Fire” & “Bitterblue”

 Ron Hansen- “Atticus”

Jonathan Kellerman- “Breakdown” (An Alexander Delaware Novel)

Iris Johansen- “Shadow Play” (An Eve Duncan Novel)

Harper Lee- “Go Set A Watchman”

Plus lots more!!

Spalding Public Library’s book club members are reading this beguiling debut novel this month, by author Rachel Joyce.

 Meet Harold Fry, recently retired. He lives in a small English village with his wife, Maureen, who seems irritated by almost everything he does. Little differentiates one day from the next. Then one morning a letter arrives, addressed to Harold in a shaky scrawl, from a woman he hasn’t heard from in twenty years. Queenie Hennessy is in hospice and is writing to say goodbye. But before Harold mails off a quick reply, a chance encounter convinces him that he absolutely must deliver his message to Queenie in person. In his yachting shoes and light coat, Harold Fry embarks on an urgent quest. Determined to walk six hundred miles to the hospice, Harold believes that as long as he walks, Queenie will live. A novel of charm, humor, and profound insight into the thoughts and feelings we all bury deep within our hearts, The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry introduces Rachel Joyce as a wise—and utterly irresistible—storyteller. (from Amazon.com)

Stop by the library and pick up your copy soon!!

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If you heard the farm animals in town this morning, no worries! At today’s story time we sang about and read about farm animals and pets! After choosing our books we did a counting and coloring activity too! It’s always fun to see new and familiar faces each week! Story time will continue each Thursday throughout July! We’d love to have you join us!

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The next book club meeting is today, Tuesday, July 5th at 5:00p.m. in the library’s meeting room. We will be discussing the novel, “Midnight In The Garden Of Good And Evil” by author John Berendt. If you have read this book or seen the movie, please join us! Anyone can join Spalding Public Library’s book club!! It’s easy!!51iyDX3JQmL._AC_SX75_CR,0,0,75,75_

 

The next book club meeting is Tuesday, July 5th at 5:00p.m. in the library’s meeting room. We will be discussing the novel, “Midnight In The Garden Of Good And Evil” by author John Berendt. If you have read this book or seen the movie, please join us! Anyone can join Spalding Public Library’s book club!! It’s easy!!