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  • New Tabletop Games

    Jul 2017 28

    Here's a sampling of our new tabletop game arrivals (July 2017). Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Or, browse our entire tabletop game collection. Rhino Hero Ages 5+ | 2-5 players | 5-15 min Together you build a house of cards, floor by floor, as tall as you can for Rhino ...

    By Danielle A.

  • A woman from Minnesota sent a number of older photographs and tintypes to the library. They had been given to her by a man from Madison County, but the subjects were not her ancestors and she thought the library might like to have them for our collection, which we did. Investigating the lives of the ...

    By Elaine M.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. American Fire: Love, Arson, and Life in a Vanishing Land by Monica Hesse The arsons started on a cold November midnight and didn’t stop for months. Night after night, the people of Accomack ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Fate of the Furious (Rated PG-13) In the eighth installment of the Fast and the Furious series, Dominic Toretto's crew are rocked to their core when they must face their most dangerous adversary ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Best Land Under Heaven: The Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny by Michael Wallis In the eerily warm spring of 1846, George Donner placed this advertisement in a local newspaper as he ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Beauty and the Beast (Rated PG) Bill Condon (Dreamgirls) directed this live-action retelling of the Disney animated classic from 1991. As before, this fairy tale centers on a young woman named Belle ...

    By Cristella