May 20, 2006 Library Books

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

Fiction

Everyman by Philip Roth. A man grapples with aging, physical decline and impending death.

Chasing Destiny by Eric Jerome Dickey. When a Los Angeles biker beauty discovers she is pregnant, her married boyfriend is not happy.

The Debutante Divorcee by Plum Sykes. Life among New York’s rich, young, thin and newly unmarried.

Elements of Syle by Wendy Wasserstein. Wealthy Manhattanites cope with the aftermath of 9/11.

A Minister’s Ghost by Phillip DePoy. After witnessing an apparition near a railroad crossing, Fever Devlin sets out to investigate the deaths of two young girls. 

Devil’s Bounty by Ken Hodgson. A lawful bounty hunter rides into a mining town, and is sentenced to hang by a corrupt sheriff.

Immediate Family by Eileen Goudge. The “New York Times” bestselling author explores the meaning of family in her new novel about marriage and motherhood.

 

Non-Fiction

The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan. Tracking dinner from the soil to the plate, a journalist juggles appetite and conscience.

Clemente by David Maraniss. A biography of baseball’s first Latino superstar.

The Political Zoo by Michael Savage. The radio talk show host presents a humorous guide to “animals” in public life like Dick Cheney and Hillary Clinton.

Laura Bush by Ronald Kessler. A portrait of the first lady.