New books for week of July 27, 2013

 

Book cover of "Beautiful Ruins" by Jess Walters“Beautiful Ruins”
by Jess Walters

The story begins in 1962 on an Italian coastline when a young innkeeper spots an American starlet approaching and she is dying and picks up decades later when he tries to find her.

 

 

Book cover of "The House at Riverton" by Kate Morton“The House at Riverton”
by Kate Morton

In the summer of 1924: on the eve of a glittering society party a young poet takes his own life. The only witnesses, two sisters, will never speak to each other again.

 

 

Bookcover of “The Art of Hearing Heartbeats" by Jan-Philipp Sendker“The Art of Hearing Heartbeats”
by Jan-Philipp Sendker

When Julia’s father disappears the day after she graduates from law school her family is left unsettled and confused until a few years later when her mother finds an unmailed love letter to a woman in Burmese.

 

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.