It’s Autumn!

Friedrich Nietzsche: “Notice that autumn is more the season of the soul than of nature.” L.M. Montgomery: “I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” Ann Drake: “I can smell autumn dancing in the breeze. The sweet chill of pumpkin, and crisp sunburnt leaves.” Jim Bishop: “Autumn carries more gold in…

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Not the Usual Suspects

Looking for a mystery that’s not the same old, same old? We’ve got you covered. Try one of these novels with some of the most compelling and unusual detectives in crime fiction. The Saints of the Lost and Found by T. M. Causey Avery Broussard is the most unusual of protagonists, a young woman who…

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Are You Paralyzed by Book Block?

Who knew that this was a thing? According to the UK’s Reading Agency, (yes, they have something called a Reading Agency in England, should we all move there now?) 35 million Brits are stuck reading a book that they hate but nonetheless are too polite to put down, which prevents them from moving on to…

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October New Books

Adult Fiction

  1. The Fall of Gondolin by J. R. R. Tolkien
  2. Transcription by Kate Atkinson
  3. A Willing Murder by Jude Deveraux

Adult Nonfiction

  1. Fear: Trump in the White House by Bob Woodward

Juvenile Fiction

  1. The Magic Misfits: The Second Story by Neil Patrick Harris
  2. Squirm by Carl Hiaasen

New Audiobooks

Adult Fiction

  1. The Outsider by Stephen King
  2. The President is Missing by James Patterson and Bill Clinton
  3. Shelter in Place by Nora Roberts
  4. Us Against You: Beartown Book Two by Fredrik Backman

Juvenile Fiction

  1. The Magic Misfits by Neil Patrick Harris
  2. Refugee by Alan Gratz
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About the Carlock Library

The mission of the Carlock Public Library District is to provide educational, informational, and recreational materials and services to people of all ages in the Library’s service district. Our goal is to enrich the community and introduce all of our patrons, especially the children, to the joy of books. The Library cooperates with other libraries…

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