Nov. 16, 2008 Library Books

The following books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library:

Life Lessons from Little League: A Guide for Parents and Coaches by Vincent Fortanasce was given by Bob, Julie, and Rob Taylor in memory of Mark Deavours. For managers, coaches, and parents, this book reflects what Little League is all about: courage, character, and family values along with skills that will help your child to have fun playing ball while developing the wisdom and confidence needed to succeed in life.

The Sand Castle by Rita Brown explores the enduring power of a family coping with tragedy, a child glimpsing the harsh realities of life, and the unbreakable ties of pleasure and heartbreak that bind them together.

The Man Who Loved China: The Fantastic Story of the Eccentric Scientist Who Unlocked the Mysteries of the Middle Kingdom by Simon Winchester brings to life the story of Joseph Needham who embarked on a series of extraordinary expeditions to the farthest frontiers of the ancient empire to explore the country’s long and astonishing history of invention and technology.

Death and Honor by W.E.B. Griffin continues the saga of World War II espionage as Cletus Frade, a Marine fighter pilot, is recruited to foil a Nazi plot to establish safe havens in Argentina for senior German officials who fear they’ve all but lost the war.

Decorating Master Class by Elissa Cullman demystifies the process of creating a beautiful, functional, and comfortable environment whether you are renovating an existing house or building a new one.

Resolution by Robert Parker blends historical fiction with crime investigation as Everett Hitch becomes the protector of the ladies who work the back rooms of the Blackfoot Saloon and of a man unafraid to stand up to the owners of the O’Malley copper mine.