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Check It Out @ The Library - September 14, 2017

New on the Shelf

"Seeing Red" by Sandra Brown. Major Franklin Trapper cemented himself as a hero and national icon twenty-five years ago by guiding a handful of survivors to safety after the bombing of a Dallas hotel. Major Trapper then spent years on the speech and interview circuit, until suddenly dropping from public view completely. Now TV journalist Kerra Bailey is looking to get more answers from the Major, going so far as to contact his estranged son and former ATF agent, John Trapper. When the interview is attacked, all bets are off and the truth behind that Dallas bombing may come to light at last.
"Y is for Yesterday" by Sue Grafton. In 1979, four elite private school boys assaulted a fourteen-year- old classmate and filmed the attack. Shortly thereafter, the tape goes missing and the classmate who was suspected of the theft is murdered. In the ensuing investigation one of the boys testifies against the others and sends two to prison while the ringleader escapes without a trace. Now in 1989 and one of the convicts is being released from prison, and greeted with a copy of the tape and a ransom demand.  That is where Kinsey Millhone comes in, asked for help and drawn into the family drama and perhaps a deeper mystery.
"Paradise Valley" by C.J. Box. They call him the Lizard King, a serial killer haunting North America’s truck stops and highways. But after years of preying on the unwary, the Lizard King is tired of it all. The end is near for him. Chief Investigator Cassandra Dewell has been after the Lizard King for three years, coming close to catching him twice, and now she feels this trap will work. Even after three police officers lose their lives and Cassie loses her job, she can’t shake the feeling that the body they recovered doesn’t belong to the infamous Lizard King. So now, she will follow the road, alone, to the end she knows must come.

Happening at The Library
Coding Club. Open to Junior High Students, this club will focus on learning programing with CS First from Google and Scratch by MIT. Each week will build upon the last so participants are encouraged to attend each week. Enrollment space is limited so contact the library to reserve a spot soon. Meetings
begin September 12th .
Gentle Yoga. Tuesdays September 12 th through October 17 th Prarie Sun Yoga will be holding a gentle yoga class in the large meeting room at the Library. Cost will be $42 for the full 6-week session or $10 per class for walk-ins. You can register with Mary-Louise Burt, the certified yoga instructor who is teaching the class, or at the Clarion Public Library. Remember to wear comfortable clothes and bring your own yoga mat.
Seasons of Wright County photo contest. Going on now through February 28 th . We are looking for pictures that showcase the beauty of Iowa in any and all seasons. Complete contest rules and details are available at the Clarion Public Library and our website.

Don’t forget to check our website for a whole host of online resources. Downloadable audio and e-books from Bridges. Looking for magazines? Check our Zinio. Be sure to take a look at our newest online resource, Gale. There are e-book resources for K-12 students. And we also have newspaper archives available online.

Come visit us at the library Monday through Wednesday noon to 8 pm, Thursday and Friday 10 am to 5pm and Saturday 10 am to 3 pm. You can also visit our Facebook page-Clarion Iowa Public Library or our website

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.