Surgeon General

Mike Stobbe joins us for a discussion and signing of his new book, “Surgeon General’s Warning”

Please join us for a very special discussion with Mike Stobbe, author of "Surgeon's General's Warning: How Politics Crippled the Nation's Doctor" on Sunday October 12th at 12:00 noon.  What does it mean to be the nation's doctor? In this engaging narrative, journalist Mike Stobbe examines the Office of the U.S. Surgeon General, emphasizing that it has always been unique within the federal government in its ability to influence public health. … [Read More...]

Surgeon General

Mike Stobbe joins us for a discussion and signing of his new book, “Surgeon General’s Warning”

Please join us for a very special discussion with Mike Stobbe, author of "Surgeon's General's Warning: How Politics Crippled the Nation's Doctor" on Sunday October 12th at 12:00 noon.  What does it mean to be the nation's doctor? In this engaging narrative, journalist Mike Stobbe examines the Office of the U.S. Surgeon General, emphasizing that it has always been unique within the federal government in its ability to influence public health. … [Read More...]

EdgeEternity

Edge of Eternity

Edge of Eternity: Book Three of the Century Trilogy by Ken Follett Ken Follett's Century Trilogy follows the fortunes of five intertwined families – American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh – as they make their way through the twentieth century. It has been called "potent, engrossing" (Publishers Weekly) and "truly epic" (Huffington Post). USA Today said, "You actually feel like you're there." Edge of Eternity, the finale, covers one … [Read More...]

ShareMoon

Share the Moon

By Bethel author Sharon Struth Sometimes trust is the toughest lesson to learn. Sophie Shaw is days away from signing a contract that will fulfill her dream of owning a vineyard. For her, it's a chance to restart her life and put past tragedies to rest. But Duncan Jamieson's counter offer blows hers out to sea. Duncan still finds Sophie as appealing as he had during boyhood vacations to the lake. Older and wiser now, he has his own … [Read More...]

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Delta

L.Todd Wood joins us for an author talk and book signing with his latest book, “Delta”

Talk about art imitating life! L.Todd Wood joins us for a discussion of his new release, "Delta", a wonderful historical fiction novel with Russia and the Ukraine as backdrops.. We will gather Sunday October 19th at 4:00p.m. About the … [Read More...]

WeAreWater

We Are Water

By Wally Lamb With humor and compassion, New York Times bestselling author Wally Lamb brilliantly captures human experience through vivid and unforgettable characters struggling to find hope and redemption in the aftermath of trauma and … [Read More...]

SmallBlessings

Small Blessings

By Martha Woodroof Tom Putnam, an English professor at a Virginia women's college, has resigned himself to a quiet and half-fulfilled life. For more than ten years, his wife Marjory has been a shut-in, a fragile and frigid woman whose neuroses … [Read More...]

ZeroTradeBk

Zero

By Kathryn Otoshi Zero is a big round number. When she looks at herself, she just sees a hole right in her center. Every day she watches the other numbers line up to count: "1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 . . . !" "Those numbers have value. That's why they count," she thinks. But how could a number worth nothing become something? Zero feels empty inside. She watches One having fun with the other numbers. … [Read More...]

WitchsBoy

The Witch’s Boy

By Kelly Barnhill The wrong boy will save your life, and you will save his. "The Witch's Boy is equal parts enchanting and haunting. Kelly Barnhill is master of truly potent and unruly magic." —Anne Ursu, author of Breadcrumbs and The Real Boy "The classic fantasy elements are all there, richly reimagined, with a vivid setting, a page-turning adventure of a plot, and compelling, timeless … [Read More...]

WeWereLiars

We Were Liars

By E. Lockhart "Thrilling, beautiful, and blisteringly smart, We Were Liars is utterly unforgettable." —John Green, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars A beautiful and distinguished family. A private island. A brilliant, damaged girl; a passionate, political boy. A group of four friends – the Liars – whose friendship turns destructive. A revolution. An … [Read More...]

YearNoSugar

Year of No Sugar

By Eve O. Schaub Did you know that there's sugar in your organic chicken broth, tortellini, smoked salmon, bacon, crackers, salad dressing, and baby food? Sugar is everywhere, spreading sickness and obesity, and we're just coming to realize it. In an age when sugar is continuously unmasked as a health villain, this memoir chronicles the story of the Schaub family's twelve months without added … [Read More...]

Unbroken

Unbroken

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand In boyhood, Louis Zamperini was an incorrigible delinquent. As a teenager, he channeled his defiance into running, discovering a prodigious talent that had carried him to the Berlin Olympics. But when World War II began, the athlete became an airman, embarking on a journey that led to a doomed flight on … [Read More...]

SpyAmongFriends

A Spy Among Friends

A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal by Ben Macintyre Master storyteller Ben Macintyre's most ambitious work to date offers a powerful new angle on the 20th century's greatest spy story Kim Philby was the greatest spy in history, a brilliant and charming man who rose to head Britain's counterintelligence against the Soviet Union during the height of the Cold War – while he was … [Read More...]

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