“Happiness is … ignoring the world because you’re reading!”

— unknown

Pam’s Pick this week is: “The Children’s Blizzard” by Melanie Benjamin. This story comes from oral histories of the Great Plains blizzard of 1888 to depict the experiences of two teachers, a servant and a reporter who risk everything to protect the children of immigrant homesteaders.

New Fiction: “The Push” by Ashley Audrain, “Outlawed” by Anna North, “Neighbors” by Danielle Steel, and “American Traitor” by Brad Taylor, the 15th book in the Pike Logan series.

New Large Print: “The Librarians of Boone’s Hollow” by Kim Vogel Sawyer, and “Forever by Your Side” by Tracie Peterson.

New Christian Fiction: “All That We Carried” by Erin Bartels, and “Endless Mercy” by Tracie Peterson, the second book in the Treasures of Nome.

New Mystery: “Robert B. Parker’s Someone to Watch Over Me” by Ace Atkins.

New Biography: “That Time of Year: a Minnesota Life” by Garrison Keillor.

New Non-fiction: “Every Landlord’s Guide to Managing Property” by Michael Boyer, “Saving Justice” by James Comey, “Immune System Hacks” by Matt Farr, “World Wild Vet: Encounters in the Animal Kingdom” by Evan Antin, “Sewing: Face Masks, Scrub Caps, Arm Slings, and More” by Angie Herbertson and “Fodor’s Pacific Northwest.”

New Audio Books: “The Law of Innocence” by Michael Connelly, and “Troubles in Paradise” by Elin Hilderbrand.

New CDs: “Now That’s What I Call Music! 73,” and “This is Acting” by Sia.

New DVDs: “Words on Bathroom Walls,” “Honest Thief,” and “Mulan.”

New TV Season: “Highway to Heaven” season 3.

We are now making appointments for the RSVP tax service. They will start at 9 a.m. Feb. 1. They will do the drop off method. Call the library at 270-522-6301 for an appointment.

Happy Reading!

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

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