NEW BOOKS ADDED

YOUNG ADULT:

Live Original; how the duck commander teen keeps it real and stays true to her values by Sadie Robertson

Ruby Red by Kerstin Geir (book #1 – Ruby Red Trilogy)

Sapphire Blue by Kerstin Geir (book #2 – Ruby Red Trilogy)

Emerald Green by Kerstin Geir (book #3 – Ruby Red Trilogy)

 

 

ADULT FICTION:

Dry Bones by Craig Johnson (Walt Longmire Mysteries, book 12)

Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule by Jennifer Chiaverini

In The Unlikely Event by Judy Blume

Where Trust Lies by Janette Oke (Return to The Canadian West Series; #2)

Against The Tide by Kat Martin (Brodies of Alaska Series; #3)

Private Vegas by James Patterson (Private Series; #9)

Saint Odd by Dean Koontz (Odd Thomas Series; #7)

Insatiable Appetites by Stuart Woods (Stone Barrington Series; #32)

Memory Man by David Baldacci (Amos Decker Series; #1)

Finders Keepers by Stephen King (Mr. Mercedes Trilogy; #2)

Whiskey & Charlie by Annabel Smith

Taken by Dee Henderson

Sabotaged by Dani Pettrey (Alaskan Courage Series; #5)

Close Your Eyes by Iris Johansen (Kendra Michaels Series; #1)

Texas True by Janet Dailey (Tylers of Texas Series; #1)

Chasing Sunsets by Karen Kingsbury (Angels Walking Series; #2)

Bridge To Haven by Francine Rivers

Ride The High Range by Charles G. West

War Cry by Charles G. West

Storm In Paradise Valley by Charles G. West

Thunder Over Lolo Pass by Charles G. West

Black Horse Creek by Charles G. West

 

 

ADULT NON-FICTION:

Death Zones and Darling Spies: Seven years of Vietnam War Reporting by Beverly Keever. (In 1961, equipped with a master’s degree from famed Columbia Journalism School and letters of introduction to Associated Press bureau chiefs in Asia, twenty-six-year-old Beverly Deepe set off on a trip around the world. Allotting just two weeks to South Vietnam, she was still there seven years later, having then earned the distinction of being the longest-serving American correspondent covering the Vietnam War and garnering a Pulitzer Prize nomination. In Death Zones and Darling Spies, Beverly Deepe Keever describes what it was like for a farm girl from Nebraska to find herself halfway around the world, trying to make sense of one of the nation’s bloodiest and bitterest wars.)

Kansas Wildflowers and Weeds by Michael Haddock

The Residence; inside the private world of The White House by Kate Brower

Hope; a memoir of survival in Cleveland by Amanda Berry & Gina DeJesus

Bill O’Reilly’s Legends & Lies: the Real West

Donna Bell’s Bake Shop: recipes and stories of family, friends, and food by Pauley Perrette (The author who is on her twelfth season playing the character of Abby on the TV show NCIS. The book features Southern baked goods recipes that author’s mother used to make when she was a child growing up)

Michelle Obama: a life by Peter Slevin

The Better Brother: Tom & George Custer and the Battle for the American West by Roy Bird

 

Still Room for Hope; a survivor’s story of sexual assault, forgiveness and freedomby Alisa Kaplan

Kansas Trail Guide: the best hiking, biking & riding in the Sunflower state

 

LARGE PRINT BOOKS:

The Outlaw Takes A Bride by Susan Davis

Texas True by Janet Dailey (Tylers of Texas Series; #1)

Double Fudge Brownie Murder: a Hannah Sensen mystery with recipes

by Joanne Fluke

The Liar by Nora Roberts

A Hopeful Heart by Amy Clipston (Hearts of The Lancaster Grand Hotel Series; #1)

A Mother’s Secret by Amy Clipston (Hearts of The Lancaster Grand Hotel; #2)

A Dream of Home by Amy Clipston (Hearts of The Lancaster Grand Hotel; #3)

Taken by Dee Henderson

Sabotaged by Dani Pettrey (Alaskan Courage Series; #5)

Silver Thaw by Catherine Anderson (Mystic Creek Series; #1)

Unspoken by Dee Henderson

A Faith of Her Own by Kathleen Fuller (Middlefield Amish Series; #1)

A Traitor’s Wife; the woman behind Benedict Arnold by Allison Pataki

Undetected by Dee Henderson

Where Trust Lies by Janette Oke (Return To The Canadian West Series; #2)

A Harvest of Hope by Lauraine Snelling (Songs of Blessing Series; #2)

Aloha Betrayed by Jessica Fletcher

Change Of Heart by Jude Deveraux

In God We Trusted; Pioneer Stories From Kansas by Rob Bird

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SUMMER READING PROGRAM 2015

(PLEASE Register by June 1st)

Kick Off Event – “Super Hero Training Camp”

Wednesday, June 3rd from 10-11:00 am

at the First National Bank Basement, Washington, KS

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The main program will be held at the Washington Public Library, 116 E. 2nd Street, Washington, KS, every Wednesday, June 10th to July 15th

Groups are:

Preschoolers: 10 am to 11 am

Kindergarten – 2nd Grade:  1 pm to 2 pm

3rd – 6th Grade: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

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Closing Program with local heroes:

Wednesday, July 22nd from 10:00 am to11:00 am

First National Bank Basement, Washington, KS

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FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 785-325-2114

 

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LIBEARY TREE

 

 

The LiBeary Tree project sponsored by the Modern Pioneers Study Club finished with a total of 47 new childrens books for the Washington Public Library. Approximately $464.15 was donated by individuals in order to purchase the new books.

Listed below are the titles donated & the individuals that donated them.

BOARD BOOKS:

FIND THE DUCK by Stephen Cartwright

(Donated In Honor of Tanner Frank, by Peg Chapin)

 

ANIMAL NOISES

(Donated In Honor of Dalaini Munsterman, by Grandma Ayers)

 

FIRST 100 WORDS (Bilingual English/Spanish Edition) by Roger Priddy

(Donated by: Lynda Woodcock)

 

LITTLE BLUE TRUCK LEADS THE WAY by Alice Schertle

(Donated by The Finlayson Kids)

 

I WOULD TUCK YOU IN by Sarah Asper-Smith

(Donated by: Lynda Woodcock)

 

CURIOUS GEORGE GOES FISHING by H.A. Rey

(Donated In Honor of Addie Chapin, by Peg Chapin)

 

LITTLE BLUE TRUCK by Alice Schertle

(Donated by The Finlayson Kids)

 

FIRST 100 NUMBERS by Roger Priddy

(Donated by: Lynda Woodcock)

 

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PICTURE BOOKS:

RACE FROM A TO Z by Jon Scieszka

(Donated In Memory of Katy Baker)

 

THE ANIMALS’ SANTA by Jan Brett

(Donated In Honor of Charlie Bruna, by Sharon Pierce)

 

PRETTY MINNIE IN PARIS by Danielle Steel

(Donated In Honor of Daizee Munsterman, by Grandma Ayers)

 

MOUSETRONAUT by Mark Kelly

(Donated In Memory of Kathy Schaaf, by Rylan Schaaf)

 

MOUSETRONAUT GOES TO MARS by Mark Kelly

(Donated In Memory of Kathy Schaaf, by Rylan Schaaf)

 

HORTON & THE KWUGGERBUG AND MORE LOST STORIES by Dr. Seuss

(Donated In Memory of Katy Baker, by The Modern Pioneers Club)

 

BLIZZARD by John Rocco

(Donated In Memory of Doris Cole, by The American Legion Auxiliary George W.

Hood Post 91)

 

TIPTOP CAT by Roger Mader

(Donated In Memory of Katy Baker)

 

CHARLIE THE RANCH DOG AND THE NEW BABY by Ree Drummond

(Donated In Memory of Betty Ilene Keller, by The Library Board)

 

MORTIMER’S CHRISTMAS MANGER by Karma Wilson

(Donated by: Jean Kearn

 

STANLEY THE BUILDER by William Bee

(Donated In Honor of Josh & Connor Martin, by Anita Martin)

 

PRINCESS CHARITY’S COURAGEOUS HEART by Jeanna Young

(Donated In Honor of Reagan Dalke, by Sharon Pierce)

 

TRUCKERY RHYMES by Jon Scieszka

(Donated In Memory of Katy Baker)

 

PRINCESS FAITH’S MYSTERIOUS GARDEN by Jeanna Young

(Donated In Honor of MacKenzie, Macie, and MacKaylie Woltje)

 

 

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EASY READERS:

BRAVE FIREFIGHTERS (Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue)

(Donated In Memory of Kathy Schaaf, by Rylan Schaaf)

 

PIZZA PARTY (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)

(Donated by The Finlayson Kids)

 

FIRE CREW (Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue)

(Donated In Memory of Kathy Schaaf, by Rylan Schaaf)

 

CHARLIE THE RANCH DOG; STUCK IN THE MUD by Ree Drummond

(Donated anonymously)

 

CHARLIE THE RANCH DOG; GOES TO THE DOCTOR by Ree Drummond

(Donated In Honor of MacKenzie, Macie, and MacKaylie Woltje)

 

SNOW TRUCKING (Jon Scieszka’s Trucktown) by Jon Scieszka

(Donated In Memory of Autumn Faith Dodds, by Grandma & Grandpa Dodds)

 

FEEDING TIME AT THE ZOO by Sherry Shahan

(Donated In Memory of Katy Baker)

 

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MIDDLERS:

THE CHILLY MAMMOTH (Echo & The Bat Pack Series) by Roberto Pavanello

(Donated In Memory of Doris Cole, by The Modern Pioneers Club)

KING TUT’S GRANDMOTHER (Echo & The Bat Pack Series) by Roberto Pavanello

(Donated anonymously)

 

THE MARE’S TALE (Pet Vet Series) by Darrel Odgers

(Donated In Honor of Wyatt Bentz, by Sharon Pierce)

 

THE THING IN THE SEWERS (Echo & The Bat Pack Series) by Roberto Pavanello

(Donated In Honor of Dawson Munsterman, by Grandma Ayers)

 

MOTORBIKE BOB (Pet Vet Series) by Darrel Odgers

(Donated by Marcie Funke)

 

THE BLUE STEALER (Jack Russell: Dog Detective Series) by Darrel Odgers

(Donated In Honor of Tucker Huband, by Sharon Pierce)

 

THE HAM HEIST (Jack Russell: Dog Detective Series) by Darrel Odgers

(Donated In Honor of Gabriel Phipps; by Sharon Pierce)

 

DASH (Dog Diaries; #5) by Kate Klimo

(Donated In Memory of Autumn Faith Dodds, by Grandma & Grandpa Dodds)

 

SWEETIE (Dog Diaries; #6) by Kate Klimo

(Donated In Honor of Kyle Clark, by Kathy Clark)

 

JINGLE BELLS (Horse Diaries Special Edition) by Catherine Hapka

(Donated In Honor of my grandchildren, by Susan Keesecker)

 

SOCCER ON SUNDAY (Magic Treehouse Series; #53) by Mary Osborne

(Donated by: Jean Kearn)

 

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JUNIOR FICTION:

THE LONG HAUL (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series; #9) by Jeff Kinney

(Donated In Honor of Lydia Callahan, by Jeanne Walker)

 

TREASURE HUNTERS: DANGER DOWN THE NILE by James Patterson

(Donated In Memory of Doris Cole, by The Modern Pioneers Club)

 

TALES FROM A NOT-SO-HAPPILY EVER AFTER (Dork Diaries; #8)

by Rachel Russell

(Donated anonymously)

 

HOUSE OF ROBOTS by James Patterson

(Donated In Memory of Autumn Faith Dodds, by Grandma & Grandpa Dodds)

 

 

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YOUNG ADULT FICTION:

TIGER’S DESTINY by Colleen Houck

(Donated In Honor of Lacey Clark, by Kathy Clark)

 

 

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JUNIOR NON-FICTION:

THE LEGO ADVENTURE BOOK VOL. 1; CARS, CASTLES, DINOSAURS & MORE

by Megan Rothrock

(Donated In Memory of Autumn Faith Dodds, by Grandma & Grandpa Dodds)

 

THE LEGO ADVENTURE BOOK VOL. 2; SPACESHIPS, PIRATES, DRAGONS & MORE

by Megan Rothrock

(Donated In Honor of Quincy Callahan, by Jeanne Walker)

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