New books for the week of April 21, 2018

 

Book cover of "Wallis in Love" by Bessie Warfield“Wallis in Love”
by Bessie Warfield

This audio book is a captivating biography of Wallis Simpson the notorious woman for whom Edward VIII gave up the throne. Using diary entries, letters, and other never-before-seen records it paints a fresh portrait of the woman who changed the monarchy.

 

Book cover of "A Long Way Home" by Saroo Brierly"A Long Way Home"
by Saroo Brierly

This audio eBook autobiography tells the story of how five-year-old Saroo got lost on a train in India and how twenty-five years later, from Australia, using Google maps, he found his way back home.

 

book cover of "A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea" by Melissa Fleming"A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea"
by Melissa Fleming

This large print biography of refugee Doaa A Zamell tells her incredible story of love, loss and survival after fleeing her home in Syria, falling in love with an opposition fighter and ending up adrift at sea with only a life raft around her waist to keep her and the two toddlers she held in her arms afloat and alive.

 

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.