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Last Bus to Wisdom

by Ivan Doig
Thursday, September 14, 2017

 

Orphaned 11 year old Donal Cameron has to leave Montana when his Gram becomes ill, so he sets off on a Greyhound bus for Wisconsin to live with an aunt. This memorable trip turns into more of an adventure than Donal ever dreamed. A thoroughly enjoyable coming of age tale!  Check our catalog
 
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The Noticer

by Andy Andrews
Thursday, September 14, 2017

Are you a dog, cat, pet bird, pet fish?  More enlightening to me was discovering my husband truly is a cat.  This small volume is wonderful,  it is all about perspective.  We all need a touch of perspective as we go through our own days.  It also helped me be more empathetic to those around me.  If you are having a tough time in any area of your life this is a good book to pick up.  The noticer in the book states, "I notice things about situations and people that produce perspective.  That's what most folks lack-perspective-a...

Thursday, September 7, 2017

With Dom and Letty married, Brian and Mia retired and the rest of the crew exonerated, the globe-trotting team has found some semblance of a normal life. They soon face an unexpected challenge when a mysterious woman named Cipher forces Dom to betray them all. Now, they must unite to bring home the man who made them a family and stop Cipher from...

Reservations

by Gwen Florio
Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Lola Wicks is a journalist – currently for a small publication in Magpie, Montana, but formerly with a major outlet with international credentials embedded in Afghanistan. She likes it in Magpie where she lives with her Native American husband Charlie and their daughter Margaret near the Blackfeet Reservation. So Charlie practically has to drag her into the car to get her to take a vacation to visit his brother’s family on the Navajo Reservation in Arizona. Just before their arrival, a bombing occurs near a billboard that sang the praises of a controversial coal mine on reservation land that resulted in the death of a tribal elder. Another...

Saturday, September 2, 2017

If you love fantasy, then you should know the name Scott Lynch. His 2006 debut, The Lies of Locke Lamora, is a rollicking great read. Think Ocean's 11 set in a fantasy world with a dash of Robin Hood thrown in and you've nailed it.

Red Seas Under Red Skies, the second in the Gentleman Bastard series, finds con artist extraordinaire Locke Lamora and his trusty bruiser sidekick Jean recovering from the explosive fallout of the first volume by targeting the grandest, most exclusive gambling house in the world. In the midst of playing the long game to get their big score, the cunning, wise-cracking pair finds...

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