New books for the week of February 16, 2019

 

Book cover of The First Conspiracy by Brad Meltzer"The First Conspiracy"
by Brad Meltzer

This historical page turner tells the remarkably true and previously untold story of the secret plot to kill George Washington and reveals just how close America was to losing the Revolutionary War.

 

Book cover of Presidents of War by Michael Beschloss "Presidents of War"
by Michael Beschloss

Starting with James Madison and the war of 1812, up to the present day, this eBook takes an intimate look at America's leaders as they took the nation into conflict and made the most difficult decision any President ever has to make, the decision to send the country's men and women into battle.

 

book cover of Franklin D. Roosevelt by Robert Dallek "Franklin D. Roosevelt;
by Robert Dallek

This New York Times Best Selling biography was named one of the best books of the year by NPR and the Washington Post. It focuses on Roosevelt's career as an incomparable politician, uniter and deal maker.

 

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.

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