Oct. 21 - Limited parking at Standley Lake Library today due to parking lot repairs.
New Arrivals - Large Print
A down-on-her-luck actress reduced to staging kids' puppet shows finds herself trapped on a remote island off the coast of Maine with a sexy horror novelist who knows a dozen ways to kill with his bare hands.
"It's 1752, and the French and English are engaged in a bloody war for the American Colonies. When Jessica Matthews, daughter of English settlers, is set upon by a band of Iroquois, Noah Wilde, trader and spy, comes to her defense, defeating them single-handedly. While Noah recovers from wounds received during the struggle, he and Jessica fall in love. But when Noah leaves for Virginia to meet with the governor, Jessica's homestead is attacked and only she and her baby brother survive the massacre. Jessica is taken captive by the Iroquois. Noah is betrayed by the governor and imprisoned."--Library Journal
With the United States facing an imminent and devastating attack, America's new president must turn to covert counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath to help carry out two of the most dangerous operations in the country's history. Code-named "Gold Dust" and "Blackbird," they are shrouded in absolute secrecy because either of them, if discovered, will constitute an act of war.