Friends of the Winona-Montgomery County Library currently have a used book sale table set up in the foyer of the library. The table includes discarded books and books that have been donated to the Friends of the Library organization. Prices range from $.25 to $2. All proceeds from the sale will benefit Winona-Montgomery County Friends of the Library. We invite you to come browse our selections. New books will be added periodically.
Parents don’t forget about the kid’s page link on the library MMRLS website. Just go to www.mmrls.lib.ms.us and click on the kid’s page link to gain access to many educational games, Highlights for Children, PBS Kids, Crafts for kids, World Almanac for Kids, and more. You also can access our MMRLS Children’s Programming Schedule to find out what is going on at one of our regional libraries near you.
This month in our children’s fiction area on display are snow and winter books. Our nonfiction book display features books on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King. We invite you to bring your children in and check out our displays and pick up some of our activity pages on Dr. King. We hope to see you soon!
New Books in the library:
The Edge of Lost by Kristina McMorris: From bestselling author Kristina McMorris comes an ambitious and heartrending story of immigrants, deception, and second chances.
The Unremembered Girl by Eliza Maxwell: Henry believes he can save the girl in the woods. He doesn’t know how wrong he is.
The Ninth Hour by Alice McDermott: A powerfully affecting story spanning the twentieth century of a widow and her daughter and the nuns who serve their Irish-American community in Brooklyn.
Barking Up the Wrong Tree by Jenn McKinlay: Love is a four-legged word… One woman finds love with the help of an adorable golden retriever.
Anxiety Relief for Kids: On-the-Spot Strategies to help Your Child Overcome Worry, Panic, and Avoidance by Bridget Flynn Walker PHD
New in large print are A Time to Stand by Robert Whitlow, A Dangerous Legacy by Elizabeth Camden, and Crisis Shot: The Line of Duty by Janice Cantore.
New children’s book series available is The Land of Stories by Chris Colfer, a six book series. Enter The Land of Stories where fairy tales are real.
New DVDs are “Diary of a Wimpy Kid the Long Haul” and “Megan Leavey.”