New books for week of June 29, 2013
a Song and a Hundred Songs”
by Yiwu Liao
The story of one poet’s four years spent in a Chinese prison for writing an incendiary poem expressing his outrage about the Tiananmen Square massacre.
Cushing: A Life in Film”
by David Miller
Starring in everything from Dracula to Star Wars this is the story of one of Britain’s best-loved cult cinema film stars from the fifties, sixties and seventies.
An Improbable Life”
by Jim Abbott and Tim Brown
Born without a right hand Jim Abbot over came the obstacles and became an incredibly talented athlete going so far as to throw one of the most dramatic no-hitters in major-league baseball history. This is a pitch-by-pitch account of his remarkable journey.
Downloadable ebooks and Audiobooks
The library has just added hundreds of new titles! Everything from crafting to cooking to children’s books can be found on our website www.whitco.lib.wa.us. Just go to our downloadable ebook and audiobook page and click on the link.