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Check It Out @ The Library- April 5, 2018

"Magpie Murders" by Anthony Horowitz. "Green Sun" by Kent Anderson. "The Legacy" by Yrsa Sigurdardottir.

New On the Shelf

Green Sun by Kent Anderson.  Between his tour in Vietnam and time as a cop in Oregon, Hanson was sure he had seen the worst humanity could offer.  He was less sure of that after joining the police department in Oakland, California.  Unlike the other officers, Hanson chooses to live in the area he patrols and do his best to serve the people of East Oakland.  Facing prejudice and hate on both sides, Hanson struggles with his duty to the people and to himself.

The Legacy by Yrsa Sigurdardottir.  Newly minted Detective Huldar is on the case and in over his head.  Facing a murder investigation with few clues and only one witness, the victim’s seven-year-old daughter, found in the room where her mother died and not talking.  Huldar has no choice but to call on a psychologist to come talk to the girl, but Freyja has little trust in the police and even less in Huldar.  However, Freyja will do whatever she can to help the girl and keep her safe.  Now the killer is leaving strange clues that build to tell an even stranger story. 

Happening at The Library

Gentle yoga classes going on thru April 17th.  Tuesday nights from 5:30pm to 6:30pm Mary-Louise Burt will lead gentle yoga classes in the large meeting room at the Clarion Public Library.  Individual class cost is only $10, more info available at the library.

LEGO Club meetings in April are going to be a blast!  On April 13th the building challenge will involve a zip line! April 27th the build theme will be mini golf!

Tech Help @ the Library.  If you have technology troubles then come to the library on April 6th between 11AM and 1PM.  One of our librarians will be available to help with setting up email or Facebook, using our online materials, or basic tech help.  Feel free to bring your computer, tablet or other device if it is part of what you need help with and be sure to have any needed passwords handy. 

Come visit us at the library Monday through Wednesday noon to 8 pm, Thursday and Friday 10 am to 5 pm 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.