New books for the week of March 30, 2019

 

Book cover of Code Name Lise by Larry Loftis "Code Name Lise"
by Larry Loftis

This is the true story of Odette Sansom, a women who left her children and friends behind to become an SOE agent and ended up becoming WWII's most highly decorated spy. Both a romance and a thriller biography is sure to excite!

 

Book cover of Be Free or Die by Cate Lineberry"Be Free or Die"
by Cate Lineberry

This biography tells the amazing story of Robert Smalls, a slave who boldly seized a confederate steamer and delivered it to the Union army, freeing himself and his wife and children who were hidden on board. He then went on to fight several more navel battles and eventually became a United States Congressman.

 

book cover of Maid Hard work, low pay, and a mother's will to survive by Stephanie Land"Maid Hard work, low pay, and a mother's will to survive"
by Stephanie Land

This memoir reads like a modern day version of "The Help" and tells the true story of Stephanie Land, who after unexpected pregnancy, dropped out of college and turned to housekeeping to try and make ends meet.

 

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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