Featured New Books

Here are a few featured  selections from our most recent shipment of new books. These books are located on the new book wall on the second floor and may be checked out at the second floor desk or at the fourth floor circulation desk. If our copy is checked out, use the link to the ALICE catalog and try repeating your search in OhioLINK to find another copy of the book.

The insurgents : David Petraeus and the plot to change the American way of war, by Fred Kaplan

Call Number: U241 .K37 2013

The inside story of the small group of soldier-scholars who changed the way the Pentagon does business and the American military fights wars, against fierce resistance from within their own ranks.

 

 

 

 

 

One last thing before I go, by Jonathan Tropper

Call Number: PS3570.R5885 O54 2012

Struggling with his ex-wife’s imminent marriage to a nice guy and his Princeton-bound daughter’s unplanned pregnancy, a bewildered Drew Silver tackles difficult family dynamics and refuses to undergo a life-saving operation.

 

 

 

 

The unlikely pilgrimage of Harold Fry : a novel, by Rachel Joyce

Call Number: PR6110.O98 U55 2012

Harold Fry is convinced that he must deliver a letter to an old love in order to save her, meeting various characters along the way and reminiscing about the events of his past and people he has known, as he tries to find peace and acceptance.