New books added to our collection August 10, 2020

@Your Library… Wellman-Scofield Public Library is open by APPOINTMENT to limit the number of contacts and to ensure patrons and staff remain safe and healthy. We allow one person/family into the library for 30 minutes, after which we will properly clean and sanitize.  If you would like to make an appointment, please call 319-646-6858 to schedule a time.  Thank you for your patience while we continue to navigate these uncharted times.  Curbside pickup will be continued for anyone wishing to use this service.

Adult Fiction:          House privilege by Michael Lawson

                                    The Geometry of holding hands by Alexander McCall Smith

                                    First case by James Patterson

                                    Chosen ones by Veronica Roth

                                    How sweet it is by Robin Lee Hatcher  

        

Non-Fiction:                       becoming better grownups by Brad Montague

Young Adult:           Keep my heart in San Francisco by Amelia Diane Coombs

Junior Fiction:       Rock Star by Kelly Starling Lyons

                                    Dragon fire by Lisa McMann

Junior Biography: Little leaders: bold women in black history by Vashti Harrison

Easy:                          One grain of rice: a mathematical folktale by Demi

                                    We will rock our classmates by Ryan T. Higgins

                                    Get up, stand up by Cedella Marley

Read the book – then see the movie

Newbery Medal winner The One and only Ivan is coming to the movie screen soon. The book is available in our library to read first!

Ivan is an easygoing gorilla. Living at the Exit 8 Big Top Mall and Video Arcade, he has grown accustomed to humans watching him through the glass walls of his domain. He rarely misses his life in the jungle. In fact, he hardly ever thinks about it at all.

The One and only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

Watch the movie trailer:

@Your Library… New titles added

@Your Library… Wellman-Scofield Public Library is open by APPOINTMENT to limit the number of contacts and to ensure patrons and staff remain safe and healthy. We allow one person/family into the library for 30 minutes, after which we will properly clean and sanitize. We ask that children are not left unattended as there are no toys or computers available. If you would like to make an appointment, please call 319-646-6858 to schedule a time.  Thank you for your patience while we continue to navigate these uncharted times.  Curbside pickup will be continued for anyone wishing to use this service.

Adult Fiction:          Dragonfire by Ted Bell

                                    The Vanishing half by Brit Bennett

                                    The Safe place by Anna Downes

Biography:               The Answer is: reflections on my life by Alex Trebek

Young Adult:           10 things I can see from here by Carrie Mac

Junior Fiction:       Brain trouble by Theanne Griffith

                                    The Infamous Ratsos are not afraid by Kara LaReau

                                    Dragon ghosts by Lisa McMann

Easy:                          The magical yet by Angela DiTerlizzi

                                    Max explains everything: grocery store expert by Stacy McAnulty

                                    Shapes (Board book) National Geographic

                                    Chicken Little by Sam Wedelich

@Your Library… New Books July 27, 2020

Wellman-Scofield Public Library is open by APPOINTMENT to limit the number of contacts and to ensure patrons and staff remain safe and healthy. We allow one person/family into the library for 30 minutes, after which we will properly clean and sanitize. We ask that children are not left unattended as there are no toys or computers available. If you would like to make an appointment, please call 319-646-6858 to schedule a time.  Thank you for your patience while we continue to navigate these uncharted times.  Curbside pickup will be continued for anyone wishing to use this service.

Adult Fiction:          A walk along the beach by Debbie Macomber

                                    The Girl from Widow Hills by Megan Miranda

Young Adult:           Clean getaway by Nic Stone

Junior Fiction:       Dragon bones by Lisa McMann

                                    The turnover by Mike Lupica

                                    How to test a friendship by Theanne Griffith

Easy:                          Runaway signs by Joan Holub

                                    Max explains everything: puppy expert by Stacy McAnulty

                                    Up in the garden and down in the dirt by Kate Messner

                                    Violet the pilot by Steve Breen

@Your Library…Week of July 20, 2020

Wellman-Scofield Public Library is open by APPOINTMENT to limit the number of contacts and to ensure patrons and staff remain safe and healthy. We allow one person/family into the library for 30 minutes, after which we will properly clean and sanitize. We ask that children are not left unattended as there are no toys or computers available. If you would like to make an appointment, please call 319-646-6858 to schedule a time.  Thank you for your patience while we continue to navigate these uncharted times.  Curbside pickup will be continued for anyone wishing to use this service.

To read more about these new books, click the title and it will take you to Goodreads and tell you a bit about the book!

Adult Fiction:          Derailed by Mary Keliikoa

                                    The Big Finish by Brooke Fossey

                                    Dance away with me (Large Print) by Susan Elizabeth Phillips       

Adult Non-Fiction: The Color of Law: a forgotten history of how our government segregated America by Richard Rothstein

Young Adult:           Piecing me together by Renae Watson

Junior Biography: Susan B. Anthony: campion for voting rights by Mark Shulman

                                    Schomburg: The Man who build a library by Carole Boston Weatherford

Junior Fiction:       Last kids on Earth: June’s wild flight by Max Brallier

                                    The Silver Swamp by Katrina Charman

                                    Eugenia Lincoln and the unexpected package by Kate DiCamillo

                                    Dragon captives by Lisa McMann

                                   Paths & Portals by Gene Luen Yang

Easy:                          Love, Sophia on the moon by Anica Rose Rissi

@Your Library…New Books for week of July 13, 2020

We have started our next phase of our reopening plans.  We are open by APPOINTMENT to limit the number of contacts and to ensure patrons and staff remain safe and healthy. We allow one person/family into the library for 30 minutes, after which we will properly clean and sanitize. We ask that children are not left unattended as there are no toys or computers available. If you would like to make an appointment, please call 319-646-6858 to schedule a time.  Thank you for your patience while we continue to navigate these uncharted times.  Curbside pickup will be continued for anyone wishing to use this service.

Adult Fiction:          Safe by S.K. Barnett

                                    A good neighborhood by Theresa Ann Fowler

                                    The Dilemma by B. A. Paris

                                    The Jerusalem assassin by Joel C. Rosenberg

Easy:                          I am Jane Goodall by Brad Meltzer

                                    Hair love by Matthew A. Cherry

                                    A little bit brave by Nicola Kinnear

                                    Lift by Minh Le

                                    Prairie days by Patricia MacLachlan

                                    Made by Maxine by Ruth Spiro

                                    The day you begin by Jacqueline Woodson