Library’s ‘Wowbrary’ weekly features

Wowbrary is a free service offered by the James V. Brown Library that showcases the library’s newest items.

Each week an email is sent to those who sign up for the service at with alerts featuring the latest bestsellers, movies, music, audio books and more offered by the library.

To sign up for Wowbrary emails and get information on the latest additions of books, movies and music, visit

‘The Whole Enchilada: A Novel of Suspense’ By Diane Mott Davidson

Caterer and sleuth extraordinaire Goldy Schulz jumps from the frying pan into the fire as she tries to solve a puzzling murder that is much too close to home, in this latest entry in the New York Times bestselling series from “today’s foremost practitioner of the culinary whodunit.” (Entertainment Weekly)

Goldy Schulz knows her food is to die for, but she never expects one of her best friends to actually keel over when she’s leaving a birthday party Goldy has catered.

‘365 Trout Flies: Patterns and Recipes for a Year of Successful Fishing’ By Hans Weilenmann

The average fly fisher spends just 15.6 days per year on the water.

Of course, few of us are fortunate enough to spend every day of every month casting into riffles, pools and undercut banks in search of those finicky browns, brooks, rainbows and cutthroats.

Luckily, the diverse collection of gear in “365 Trout Flies” provides some measure of solace to those legions of desk-bound fly fishers.

‘Tracing Your Irish History on the Internet’ By Chris Paton

Ireland has experienced considerably more tragedy when it comes to the preservation of resources for family historians than its close neighbor Britain.

Many of the nation’s primary records were lost during the civil war in 1922 and through other equally tragic means.

But in this new book Chris Paton, the Northern-Irish-born author of the best-selling “Tracing Your Family History” on the Internet, shows that not only has a great deal of information survived, it is also increasingly being made available online.

Library’s ‘Wowbrary’ weekly features

‘A Lineage of Grace’

By Francine Rivers

Electronic format

In this compilation of the five books in the best-selling “Lineage of Grace” series by Francine Rivers, we meet the five women whom God chose – Tamar, Rahab, Ruth, Bathsheba and Mary.

Each was faced with extraordinary – even scandalous – challenges.

Each took great personal risk to fulfill her calling. Each was destined to play a key role in the lineage of Jesus Christ, the Savior of the World.

‘Batman & Robin Vol. 2: Pearl (The New 52)’ By Peter Tomasi, from DC Comics

Batman’s son Robin must prove to his father-as well as his previous mantle-holders-that he’s worthy of being the newest Boy Wonder.

Damian Wayne, aka Robin, must prove to Batman, as well as the previous Boy Wonders that he’s every bit the hero that his father is in the wake of the cataclysmic events of the best-selling “Batman & Robin Volume 1: Born to Kill.”

‘Olivia and the Perfect Valentine’ By Natalie Shaw

Olivia has lots of love – and even more imagination – to share in this Valentine’s Day story.

It’s almost Valentine’s Day, and Olivia is determined to make the very best possible valentines for all of her friends and family.

Each valentine is made with extra special care and is personalized just for its recipient.

What could be sweeter?