Claire’s Top 5 Picks
‘The Noel Letters’ by Richard Paul Evans
‘Deadlock’ by Catherine Coulter
‘The Dirty South’ by John Connolly
‘Elsewhere’ by Dean Koontz
‘The Wonder Boy of Whistle Stop’ by Fannie Flagg
‘The Noel Letters’ – A tale of love, belonging, and family, following a trail of letters that leads to a Christmas revelation about the healing miracle of hope and forgiveness.
‘Deadlock’ – Another thriller in her FBI series, in which agents Savich and Sherlock face two baffling mysteries and a relentless psychopath bent on revenge. The two agents quickly learn that what happens in the past casts a long shadow. They must discover the truths not only to save themselves but also to prevent further bloodshed.
‘The Dirty South’ – It is 1997, and someone is slaughtering young women in Burdon County, Arkansas. But no one in the south wants to admit this could be happening. In an Arkansas jail cell sits a former NYPD detective, stricken by grief. He is mourning the deaths of his wife and child, and searching in vain for their killer.
‘Elsewhere’ – The fate of the world is in the hands of a father and daughter in this novel of wonder and terror. They have a key to open doors that no one else can see.
‘The Wonder Boy of Whistle Stop’ – A heartwarming novel about secrets of youth rediscovered, hometown memories and the magical moments in ordinary lives. This author also wrote Fried Green Tomatoes.
The library is not accepting donations at this time, please do not leave them outside our doors. Central Manitoulin Public Library in Mindemoya will be closed on December 23 and will reopen Tuesday, January 5, 2021.
My staff and I would like to wish all our patrons a very Merry Christmas.
This is going to be a very different Christmas for many of us but the love and spirit of family will still prevail.
May the New Year bring everyone happiness. Stay safe and stay warm.