New books for week of November 16, 2013

 

Book cover of "Empty Mansions by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.  “Empty Mansions”
by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.

This is a biography of one of the wealthiest women in American history, Huguette Clark, a self-exiled eccentric and the battle over her $300 million inheritance.

 

Book cover of "Slow Getting Up" by Nate Jackson "Slow Getting Up"
by Nate Jackson

This is Jackson’s unvarnished and uncensored memoir as one of the hundreds of “expendable” players whose lives are lived far differently than their superstar colleagues in the National Football League.

 

Book cover of "Manson:  The Life and Times of Charles Manson" by Jeff Guinn"Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson"
by Jeff Guinny

The most authoritative account ever written of how one juvenile delinquent became one of the most notorious serial killers of all time.

 

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.