The opening week of the Abington Community Library’s Summer Reading Club for children, “Dig Into Reading,” was a busy one, with parents and children registering to take part in the annual program. Parents may want to “clip and save” the following updated information for logging their children’s summer reading progress online.
1. Go to Abington’s Home Page: www.lclshome.org/abington
2. Click on “Info for Children” (right hand side of computer screen)
3. This brings you to “Click here to log your books”
4. Select a program (choose “Dig Into Reading”)
5. Enter User Name and Password (these were assigned at the time of registration)
7. Click on “Add/View”
8. Enter number of books read (titles are optional)
New Novels for Adults
“Cover of Snow,” by Jenny Milchman. Unraveling her late husband’s final days, Nora Hamilton searches for an explanation to his suicide but finds a bewildering resistance from Brendan’s best friend and partner, his fellow police officers, and his brittle mother. Beneath the soft cover of snow in the quaint town in the Adirondacks, she discovers there is a powerful conspiracy that will stop at nothing to keep its presence unknown.
“Bannon Brothers: Triumph,” by Janet Dailey. Deke Bannon, federal criminal investigator, is assigned to protect Kelly Johns, attractive news anchor, from a deadly international gang that has targeted her for knowing too much and trying to find out more. Kelly’s instinct, however, tells her she’s stumbled across the story of her career and Deke’s in the way, until she finds that without him, she can’t infiltrate the dark underworld operating beyond the reach of the law.
“One Thousand White Women: the Journals of May Dodd,” by Jim Fergus. Wrongly committed to an insane asylum, May Dodd’s only hope of freedom is participation in a secret government program whereby women from the “civilized” world become the brides of Cheyenne warriors. Here is the story of May’s adventures: first a romance with a young Army captain, then marriage to the great chief, Little Wolf.