New books for week of March 01, 2014

 

Book cover of "Mary Poppins She Wrote: The Life of P.L. Travers" by Valerie Lawson“Mary Poppins She Wrote: The Life of P.L. Travers”
by Valerie Lawson

This is the life story of the tart, sharp, plain, vain author who wrote the spellbinding stories of magical nanny Mary Poppins and who famously clashed with Walt Disney.

 

Book cover of "The Concubine’s Children" by Denise Chong"The Concubine’s Children"
by Denise Chong

The true story of a young concubine brought to Canada by a sojourner to the New World, of the wife and children he left behind and of the author’s discovery of those children six decades later.

 

Book cover of "These Few Precious Days" by Christopher Andersen "These Few Precious Days"
by Christopher Andersen

This is the story of the never before revealed secrets, scandals and bombshells of America’s original power couple during their final year together.

 

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.