New books available at libraries

Are you looking for a new book? Have you read everything on your book shelf? 

The Coweta County Public Library System has a book for you.

The following is a short list of new books available at Coweta system libraries. For a more in-depth list or to reserve an item, visit www.cowetapubliclibrary.org or call the library system main office at 770-683-2052.

Adult titles

• “Flora: The Novel,” by Gail Godwin.

• “The Tapping Solution: A Revolutionary System for Stress-Free Living,” by Nick Ortner.

• “12th of Never,” by James Patterson.

• “Miss Julia Stirs Up Trouble,” by Ann B. Ross.

• “Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead,” by Sheryl Sandberg.

Young Adult titles

• “Doll Bones,” by Holly Black.

• “Mystic,” by Alyson No*el.

Juvenile titles

• “Marley Learns a Lesson,” by Caitlin Birch.

• “This Morning Sam Went to Mars,” by Nancy Carlson.

• “The Case of the Prowling Bear,” by John Erickson.

Movie & Audio titles

• “A Delicate Truth,” (CD) - John  le Carré.

• “12th of Never” (CD) - James Patterson.

• “Cloud Atlas” (DVD).

• “Jack Reacher” (DVD).

• “Stand Up Guys” (DVD).




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