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Come join our book discussion group!

The Book Discussion Group  will be meeting Thursday, July 23rd at 7:00pm at the Mt. Victory Library.
This month’s selection is:

Image of Moloka'i

by Alan Brennert

This richly imagined novel, set in Hawai'i more than a century ago, is an extraordinary epic of a little-known time and place---and a deeply moving testament to the resiliency of the human spirit. Rachel Kalama, a spirited seven-year-old Hawaiian girl, dreams of visiting far-off lands like her father, a merchant seaman. Then one day a rose-colored mark appears on her skin, and those dreams are stolen from her. Taken from her home and family, Rachel is sent to Kalaupapa, the quarantined leprosy settlement on the island of Moloka'i. Here her life is supposed to end---but instead she discovers it is only just beginning. With a vibrant cast of vividly realized characters, Moloka'i is the true-to-life chronicle of a people who embraced life in the face of death. Such is the warmth, humor, and compassion of this novel that "few readers will remain unchanged by Rachel's story" (


Stop by the library to check out a copy.

New Juvenile Books

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Stick Dog Dreams of Ice Cream
by:Tom Watson


5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!) (National Geographic Kids)
by:National Geographic Kids


Rags: Hero Dog of WWI: A True Story
by:Margot Theis Raven


Unleashed (Swindle)
by:Gordon Korman


New Young Adult Books

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A School for Unusual Girls: A Stranje House Novel
by:Kathleen Baldwin

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Clariel: The Lost Abhorsen (Old Kingdom)
by:Garth Nix


Mark of the Thief (Mark of the Thief, Book 1)
by:Jennifer A. Nielsen

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The Maze Runner Series (Maze Runner)
by:James Dashner


New DVDs


Focus (2015)

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Jupiter Ascending

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Kingsman: The Secret Service

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Chasing Ghosts


New Adult Fiction


The Girl on the Train
by:Paula Hawkins

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The Silenced (Krewe of Hunters)
by:Heather Graham

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Truth or Die
by:Howard Roughan, James Patterson


The Melody Lingers On
by:Mary Higgins Clark


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