February is the month of love. We are having our Blind Date with a Book again this year. You may fall in love with a new book. And you may win a prize.

“Maybe this is why we read, and why in moments of darkness we return to books: to find words for what we already know.” ~ Alberto Manguel

Pam’s Pick this week is: “Just As I Am” by Cicely Tyson, the story of the Academy, Tony, and Emmy Award-winning actor and trailblazer, Cicely Tyson. Her career in movies and on Broadway spanned six-decades.

New Fiction: “Twenty” by James Grippando, “The Russian” by James Patterson and “Ralph Compton’s the Badland Trail’ by Lyle Brandt. This book is only in large print.

New Christian Fiction: “Tidewater Bride” by Laura Frantz, and “A Perfect Amish Romance” by Shelley Shepard Gray, the first book in the Berlin Bookmobile series.

New Mysteries: “Murder at Mabel’s Motel” by G.A. McKevett, the third book in the Granny Reid series, and “Deep into the Dark” by P.J. Tracy.

New Non-fiction: “It’s Never too Late” by Kathie Lee Gifford, “Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World” by Simon Winchester, “Gemstones of the World” by Walter Schumann, “Martha Stewart’s Very Good Things: Clever Tips & Genius Ideas for an Easier, More Enjoyable Life,” “Home Office Solutions: How to Set Up an Efficient Workspace Anywhere in Your House” by Chris Peterson, “No-Fail Watercolor: the Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Painting with Confidence” by Mako, and “Tennessee: Off the Beaten Path” by Jackie Finch.

New Audio Books: “Deadly Cross” by James Patterson, “All That Glitters” by Danielle Steel, and “The Tower of Nero” by Rick Riordan.

New DVDs: “The Broken Hearts Gallery,” and “Peppa Pig: Peppa’s Perfect Day.”

New TV Season: “Yellowstone” season 3.

We will be closed Monday for Presidents Day.

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Happy reading!

Reach Pam Metts, John L. Street Library director, at 244 Main St., Cadiz, or call 270-522-6301.

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