New books for the week of March 16, 2019

 

Book cover of Dear America - Notes of an Undocumented Citizen by Jose Antonio Vargas"Dear America - Notes of an Undocumented Citizen"
by Jose Antonio Vargas

This heartbreaking book is not about the politics of immigration but is instead about homelessness, being forced to lie to get by, passing yourself off as a citizen while you contribute to society, about families, constant hiding from the government and living illegally in a country that doesn't consider you one of their own.

 

Book cover of The Coddling of the American Mind by Greg Lukianoff"The Coddling of the American Mind"
by Greg Lukianoff

This book is for anyone who is confused about what has been going wrong on college campuses over the last few years and explains why three terrible ideas, that have been woven into our children's lives and education, is interfering with their social, emotional and intellectual development.

 

book cover of Why We Don't Suck by Dr. Denis Leary"Why We Don't Suck;
by Dr. Denis Leary

Dr. Leary is on a mission to #MakeAmericaLaughAgain with this bipartisan book that reminds us of what is truly great about America, even though we are #7 on the best countries to live in list, and with his signature dose of sarcasm skewers both liberals and conservatives alike.

 

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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