This Week @ WSPL

WEEK OF FEBRUARY 17

Welcome to our weekly blog post keeping you up to date on everything that is happening at the Wellman-Scofield Public Library. Check here for our upcoming events, important dates, and to see the list of new books being released each week. You can also follow us on Goodreads!

LIBRARY EVENTS

WSPL is CLOSED for Presidents’ Day Today (2/17)

Toddler Time with Megan: Fridays @ 10:30 AM

Library Trivia Night: Saturday, February 29 @ 7:00 PM


Make an online donation to
WSPL’s Renovation Project
on our DONATION PAGE

NEW ITEMS THIS WEEK

Here are some of the new items hitting our shelves this week. If you’d like to know more about any item, simply click on the title for a Goodreads or Common Sense Media review. To view a complete list of recently released books from WSPL from the last 6 weeks, check out our New Books page. 

NEW ADULT FICTION

A Single Light by Tosca Lee

All the Days Past, All the Days to Come by Mildred Taylor
Treason by Stuart Woods


NEW YOUNG ADULT

The Conference of the Birds by Ransom Riggs


NEW JUNIOR FICTION

The Cloud Kingdom by Katrina Charman
Wings of Fire: The Graphic Novel #3 by Tui Sutherland


NEW CHILDREN’S BOOKS

Wild Animal Sounds by Ruth A. Musgrave
A Fox Found a Box by Ged Adamson
Fix That Clock by Kurt Cyrus
Neck & Neck by Elise Parsley


This Week @ WSPL

WEEK OF FEBRUARY 10

Welcome to our weekly blog post keeping you up to date on everything that is happening at the Wellman-Scofield Public Library. Check here for our upcoming events, important dates, and to see the list of new books being released each week. You can also follow us on Goodreads!

LIBRARY EVENTS

Toddler Time with Megan: Fridays @ 10:30 AM

WSPL will be CLOSED for Presidents’ Day on Monday, February 17th

Library Trivia Night: Saturday, February 29 @ 7:00 PM


Make an online donation to
WSPL’s Renovation Project
on our DONATION PAGE

NEW ITEMS THIS WEEK

Here are some of the new items hitting our shelves this week. If you’d like to know more about any item, simply click on the title for a Goodreads or Common Sense Media review. To view a complete list of recently released books from WSPL from the last 6 weeks, check out our New Books page. 

NEW ADULT FICTION

When You See Me by Lisa Gardner
Into the Fire by Gregg A. Hurwitz
Crooked River by Douglas Preston
Golden in Death by J. D. Robb


NEW JUNIOR FICTION

The Lacrosse Mix-Up by Mike Lupica


NEW CHILDREN’S BOOKS

Farm by Elisha Cooper
Train by Elisha Cooper
Ruby Finds a Worry by Tom Percival
My Papi has a Motorcycle by Isabel Quintero
Finding Kindness by Deborah Underwood


2020-21 Iowa Children's Choice Award

The 2020-21 Iowa Children’s Choice Award books have been announced and we are excited to be releasing them on to our shelves soon! Check out the full list below and click on any title for a GoodReads review.

This Week @ WSPL

WEEK OF february 3

Welcome to our weekly blog post keeping you up to date on everything that is happening at the Wellman-Scofield Public Library. Check here for our upcoming events, important dates, and to see the list of new books being released each week. You can also follow us on Goodreads!

LIBRARY EVENTS

Toddler Time with Megan: Fridays @ 10:30 AM

Library Trivia Night: Saturday, February 29 @ 7:00 PM


Make an online donation to
WSPL’s Renovation Project
on our DONATION PAGE

NEW ITEMS THIS WEEK

Here are some of the new items hitting our shelves this week. If you’d like to know more about any item, simply click on the title for a Goodreads or Common Sense Media review. To view a complete list of recently released books from WSPL from the last 6 weeks, check out our New Books page. 

NEW ADULT FICTION

Forever Hidden by Tracie Peterson
Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid
Poppy Wife by Caroline Scott
The Vanishing by Jayne Ann Krentz


NEW NON-FICTION

The Man Who Played With Fire by Jan Stocklassa


NEW JUNIOR FICTION

Peanut Butter and Jelly by Ben Clanton
Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt by Ben Clanton
Lumberjanes by Noelle Stevenson
The Scare School by R. L. Stine

This Week @ WSPL

WEEK OF JANUARY 27

Welcome to our weekly blog post keeping you up to date on everything that is happening at the Wellman-Scofield Public Library. Check here for our upcoming events, important dates, and to see the list of new books being released each week. You can also follow us on Goodreads!

LIBRARY EVENTS

Toddler Time with Megan: Fridays @ 10:30 AM

Library Trivia Night: Saturday, February 29 @ 7:00 PM


Make an online donation to
WSPL’s Renovation Project
on our DONATION PAGE

NEW ITEMS THIS WEEK

Here are some of the new items hitting our shelves this week. If you’d like to know more about any item, simply click on the title for a Goodreads or Common Sense Media review. To view a complete list of recently released books from WSPL from the last 6 weeks, check out our New Books page. 

NEW ADULT FICTION

Sword of Kings by Bernard Cornwell
Westering Women by Sandra Dallas
The River Murders by James Patterson
The Threshing Floor by Bodie Thoene & Ray Bentley


NEW JUNIOR FICTION

Land of the Spring Dragon by Tracey West
Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride by Kate DiCamillo
Mercy Watson: Something Wonky This Way Comes by Kate DiCamillo Alien of Astronomy by Tevin Hansen


NEW EASY BOOKS

Bad Dog by Mike Boldt
Stormy by Guojing
Neck & Neck by Elise Parsley

NEW DVDs

James Learns a Lesson

This Week @ WSPL

WEEK OF JANUARY 20

Welcome to our weekly blog post keeping you up to date on everything that is happening at the Wellman-Scofield Public Library. Check here for our upcoming events, important dates, and to see the list of new books being released each week. You can also follow us on Goodreads!

LIBRARY EVENTS

Toddler Time with Megan: Fridays @ 10:30 AM

Library Trivia Night: Saturday, February 29 @ 7:00 PM


Did you make any New Year’s Resolutions? How many books can you read this year?


Make an online donation to
WSPL’s Renovation Project
on our DONATION PAGE

NEW ITEMS THIS WEEK

Here are some of the new items hitting our shelves this week. If you’d like to know more about any item, simply click on the title for a Goodreads or Common Sense Media review. To view a complete list of recently released books from WSPL from the last 6 weeks, check out our New Books page. 

NEW ADULT FICTION

Lost by James Patterson

The Confession Club by Elizabeth Berg
Moral Compass by Danielle Steel


NEW JUNIOR FICTION

Bad Kitty Joins The Team by Nick Bruel
The Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson
Stargazing by Jen Wang
Eye of the Earthquake Dragon by Tracey West


NEW JUNIOR NON-FICTION

Dr. Seuss’s Horse Museum by Dr. Seuss
Plants Vs. Zombies: Dino-Might by Paul Tobin


NEW CHILDREN’S BOOKS

Fix That Clock by Kurt Cyrus

Just in Case You Want to Fly by Julie Fogliano
Dog in Charge by K.L. Going


NEW DVDS

Thomas’ Snowy Surprise

This Week @ WSPL

WEEK OF JANUARY 13

Welcome to our weekly blog post keeping you up to date on everything that is happening at the Wellman-Scofield Public Library. Check here for our upcoming events, important dates, and to see the list of new books being released each week. You can also follow us on Goodreads!

LIBRARY EVENTS

Toddler Time with Megan: Fridays @ 10:30 AM

Library Trivia Night: Saturday, February 29 @ 7:00 PM


Did you make any New Year’s Resolutions? How many books can you read this year?


Make an online donation to
WSPL’s Renovation Project
on our DONATION PAGE

NEW ITEMS THIS WEEK

NEW ADULT FICTION

The German House by Annette Hess


new biography

Nerves of Steel by Tammie Jo Shults


NEW JUNIOR FICTION

The Princess in Black and The Bathtime Battle by Shannon Hale

The Bookwanderers by Anna James
Wrecking Ball by Jeff Kinney


new children’s books

This Book Will Not be Fun by Cirocco Dunlap
If I was the Sunshine by Julie Fogliano
The Masterpiece by Jay Miletsky
Finding Kindness by Deborah Underwood


NEW DVDS

Tom and Jerry Tales
A Star is Born
Treasure Planet

This Week @ WSPL

WEEK OF jANUARY 6

Welcome to our weekly blog post keeping you up to date on everything that is happening at the Wellman-Scofield Public Library. Check here for our upcoming events, important dates, and to see the list of new books being released each week. You can also follow us on Goodreads!

LIBRARY EVENTS

Toddler Time with Megan: Fridays @ 10:30 AM

Library Trivia Night: Saturday, February 29 @ 7:00 PM


Did you make any New Year’s Resolutions? How many books can you read this year?


Make an online donation to
WSPL’s Renovation Project
on our DONATION PAGE

NEW ITEMS THIS WEEK

NEW ADULT FICTION

The Bride of Ivy Green by Julie Klassen

Quichotte by Salman Rushdie


NEW BIOGRAPHY

Life Undercover: Coming of Age in the CIA by Amaryllis Fox


NEW JUNIOR FICTION

Dog Man: Fetch 22 by Dav Pilkey

Dork Diaries: Tales From a Not so Best Friend Forever by Rachel Renee Russell


new children’s books

Penny and Her Sled by Kevin Henkes
Superhero Mom by Timothy Knapman


NEW DVDS

Barbie Star Light Adventure
Scooby-Doo and The Gourmet Ghost
Toy Story 4
Paw Patrol: The Great Pirate Rescue