New books for week of November 26, 2016

 

Book cover "Duke" by Terry Teachout“Duke”
by Terry Teachout

This biography peels away the layers of Duke Ellington’s public persona to tell the unvarnished truth about the greatest jazz composer of the twentieth century.

 

Book cover of "The Girl with Seven Names" by Hyeonseo Lee"The Girl with Seven Names"
by Hyeonseo Lee

This biography tells the story of one woman’s terrifying struggle to avoid capture and repatriation by one of the world’s most ruthless regimes after she fled North Korea at the young age of 17.

 

book cover of "Marrow" by Elizabeth Lesser "Marrow"
by Elizabeth Lesser

This courageous and mesmerizing memoir tells the story of two sisters who must endure a bone marrow transplant – one the donor and one the recipient – and their journey through this life and death experience.

 

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.