April 29, 2006 Library Books

The following books are available for checkout at the Tucumcari Public Library:

Fiction

The Secret Supper by Javier Sierra. Clues in the “The Last Supper” reveal Da Vinci’s heretical beliefs.

The Tenth Circle by Jodi Picoult. When his teenage daughter is date-raped, a comic book artist is overwhelmed by rage he thought he had buried with his past.

A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore. A San Francisco store owner becomes a Death Merchant, assigned to collect the souls of the recently dead.

The Assassins by Oliver North. With this suspenseful, action-packed finale, Oliver North concludes the trilogy that has included his bestselling novels “Mission Compromised” and “The Jericho Sanction.”

Intuition by Allegra Goodman. A mesmerizing human drama set in the pressure-cooker atmosphere of a cancer research lab.

Nonfiction

The Jesus Papers by Michael Balgent. One of the authors of “Holy Blood, Holy Grail” argues that Jesus survived his crucifixion.

Left to Tell by Immaculee Ilibagiza. How a woman found God after surviving the Rwandan genocide.

A Year in the World by Frances Mayes. Travels around the Mediterranean with the author of “Under the Tuscan Sun.”

What Jesus Meant by Garry Wills. A fresh reading of the gospels emphasizes the radicalism of Jesus.

Why My Wife Thinks I’m an Idiot by Mike Greenberg. The ESPN sportscaster reflects humorously on sports, marriage and fatherhood.