March 2023 New Items (2 of 2)
Black Panther. Wakanda forever
Queen Ramonda, Shuri, M'Baku, Okoye, and the Dora Milaje, fight to protect their nation from intervening world powers in the wake of King T'Challa's death. As the Wakandans strive to embrace their next chapter, the heroes must band together with the help of War Dog Nakia and Everett Ross and forge a new path for the kingdom of Wakanda.
The fire and the ore : a novel
Hawker, Olivia, author
1857. Following the call of the Mormon faith, Tamar Loader weathers a brutal pilgrimage from England to Utah, where Tamar is united with her destined husband, Thomas Ricks. But Thomas is already wedded to one woman and betrothed to still another. When the US Army's invasion brings the rebellious Mormon community to heel, Tamar, Jane, and Tabitha are forced to retreat into the hostile desert wilderness with little in common but the same man. What they discover, as one, is redemption, a new definition of family, and a bond stronger than matrimony that is tested like never before.
The golden key : the fifteenth adventure in the Kingdom of Fantasy
Stilton, Geronimo, author
"Fairies, dragons, wizards, and more await Geronimo on every magical Kingdom of Fantasy adventure! For the first time ever the magic of the Kingdom of Fantasy reaches the streets of New Mouse City!"-- Provided by publisher.
The Inn at Tansy Falls : a novel
Woods, Cate, author
Returning her best friend's remains to the sleepy town of Tansy Falls, Vermont, widow Nell stays at the charming local inn, where she finds that new beginnings can be found in all kinds of places.
The mermaid moon
Smith, Briony May, author, illustrator
Best friends Molly, a human, and Merrin, a mermaid, visit the Mermaid Moon festival on the night of Mermaid Moon, the one time each year mermaids can leave the sea.
One dark window
Gillig, Rachel, author
"Elspeth Spindle needs more than luck to stay safe in the eerie, mist-locked kingdom she calls home--she needs a monster. She calls him the Nightmare, an ancient, mercurial spirit trapped in her head. He protects her. He keeps her secrets. But nothing comes for free, especially magic. When Elspeth meets a mysterious highwayman on the forest road, her life takes a drastic turn. Thrust into a world of shadow and deception, she joins a dangerous quest to cure the kingdom of the dark magic infecting it. Except the highwayman just so happens to be the King's own nephew, Captain of the Destriers ... and guilty of high treason. He and Elspeth have until Solstice to gather twelve Providence Cards--the keys to the cure. But as the stakes heighten and their undeniable attraction intensifies, Elspeth is forced to face her darkest secret yet: the Nightmare is slowly, darkly, taking over her mind. And she might not be able to stop him"-- Provided by publisher.
Pig the Rebel
Blabey, Aaron, author, illustrator
It is Pig the Pug versus obedience school in this rhyming story of a dog's rebellion and downfall.
Puss in Boots. The last wish
Puss has burned through eight of his nine lives, though he lost count along the way. Getting those lives back will send Puss in Boots on his grandest quest yet. The notorious PiB embarks on an epic journey into the Black Forest to find the mythical Wishing Star and restore his lost life. But with only one life left, Puss will have to humble himself and ask for help from his former partner and nemesis: the captivating Kitty Soft Paws. In their quest, Puss and Kitty will be aided--against their better judgment by a ratty, chatty, relentlessly cheerful mutt, Perro. Together, our trio of heroes will have to stay one step ahead of Goldilocks and the Three Bears Crime Family, "Big" Jack Horner, and terrifying bounty hunter, The Big Bad Wolf.
The Sandcastle hurricane
Brown, Carolyn, 1948- author
When a hurricane hits Sandcastle, Texas, damaging the assisted living center, B&B owners and cousins Tabby and Ellie May open their doors to a small eclectic group of folks, becoming the perfect harbor for healing past wounds, finding romance, and making up for lost time.
Scaredy Squirrel visits the doctor
Watt, Mélanie, 1975- author, illustrator
Scaredy Squirrel is exactly the character children need today -- a little bit anxious, a lot adorable and totally lovable. Join Scaredy on a hilarious adventure as he learns to brave the doctor for a check-up!
New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor break one of the most important stories in a generation, a story that helped launch the #MeToo movement and shattered decades of silence around the subject of sexual assault in Hollywood.
Based on Michael Ausiello's best-selling memoir "Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies," The story of Michael Ausiello and Kit Cowan's relationship, which takes a tragic turn when Cowan is diagnosed with terminal cancer.
"'Strange World' introduces a legendary family of explorers, the Clades, as they attempt to navigate an uncharted, treacherous land alongside a motley crew that includes a mischievous blob, a three-legged dog and a slew of ravenous creatures." --container.
Tastes like Schitt : the unofficial Schitt's Creek cookbook
Floyd, Rachel, author.
"Whether you're experienced in the kitchen, or basically eat at the local café for every meal, Tastes Like Schitt has a recipe for you. Specials from Café Tropical, Jocelyn's down-to-earth dishes, and meals from the Rosebud Motel have inspired this collection of recipes. With 75 full color recipes, this cookbook features appetizers, drinks, entrees, desserts, and more. Cook your way through them all as you rewatch your favorite episodes. This book makes the perfect gift for any fan of the tv show Schitt's Creek. As you work your way through the chapters, you will be doing a lot more than just folding in the cheese for the enchilada recipe."-- Provided by publisher.
That's my sweater!
Von Innerebner, Jessika, author, illustrator
"Olivia LOVES her sweater. It's her most favourite thing to wear! It's helped her be cozy on camping trips, clean in the tub (really) and cool like a superhero. But as Olivia grew, her sweater didn't... and is passed down to her little brother. Can Olivia reclaim her cozy and cool fuzzy favourite?"-- Provided by publisher.
This book is not a present
Greenfield, Max, 1980- author
"A humorous story about a reluctant reader who doesn't want a book as a gift"-- Provided by publisher.
The three billy goats Gruff
Barnett, Mac, author
The book you are holding is called The Three Billy Goats Gruff. The story was first written down in Norway almost 200 years ago. It has been told, over and over again. Here is my version. -- Adapted from inside cover.
A group of mercenaries attack the estate of a wealthy family on Christmas Eve, and Santa must save Christmas.
Walter had a best friend
Underwood, Deborah, author
Walter and Xavier were best friends until they slowly drifted apart, then Walter meets Ollie which could be the start of a new friendship.
A reclusive English teacher suffering from severe obesity attempts to reconnect with his estranged teenage daughter for one last chance at redemption.
Patterson, James, 1947- author
"When Rafe Khatchadorian goes on a trip to Alaska, he's in for a blundering adventure that includes building igloos, racing across icebergs, and coming face-to-face with a polar bear"-- Provided by publisher.
Idle, Molly Schaar, writer, illustrator
"A girl is transformed by the magical power of stories through the shared memories of her grandmother Hazel"-- Provided by publisher.
Do nothing. Stay and fight. Or leave. In 2010, the women of an isolated religious community grapple with reconciling a brutal reality with their faith.