New to the library

Latest titles to hit the shelves at the Oakhurst Branch Library include:

Adult Fiction

* The Paris Wife, Circling the Sun, by Paula McLain. Set against the majestic landscape of early twentieth century Africa, McLain’s powerful tale reveals the extraordinary adventures of a woman before her time, the exhilaration of freedom and its cost, and the tenacity of the human spirit.

* The Theory of Death by Faye Kellerman. Now living in upstate New York, former LAPD lieutenant Peter Decker is plunged into a bizarre web involving academia, underworld crime, and calculating killers in this compulsive novel.

Adult Non-Fiction

Get it Done by Sam Bennett. Innovative exercises, inspiring true success stories, and bonus online components will shift your thinking and prompt the kind of insight that turn under-performing geniuses into accomplished artists.


Battlefield of the Mind by Joyce Meyer. Learn how to change your life by changing your mind, and how to deal with the thousands of thoughts you have every day.


Beyond the Mask. The leading mercenary for the British East India Company, Will Reynolds has just been double-crossed and is on the run in the American Colonies. As his past life closes in on him, will he somehow gain the trust and the help of his beloved Charlotte?

Young Adult

The Amazing Book is not on Fire: The World of Dan and Phil by Dan Howell. In this book, Dan and Phil are candid, heartfelt and hilarious. Their struggles and successes haven’t changed their strong friendship or their core belief that it pays to be weird.

Children’s Fiction

Middle School: Save Rafe! by James Patterson. The hilarious story of perseverance and courage shows everyone’s favorite troublemaker, Rafe Khatchadorian, the star of the middle school series, becoming a leader at long last.

Children’s Non-Fiction

Art Works Series (including: drawing monsters, drawing robots, drawing animals, drawing things that go) by Carolyn Scrace. This exciting, step-by-step series is filled with fabulously fun projects.

Children’s DVD

The Lost Medallion - The Adventures of Billy Stone. Two teenage boys uncover a long lost medallion and accidentally travel through time and space to an ancient island kingdom when a heartless warlord take their amulet, the two friends join forces with the young and arrogant rightful king to recover the medallion and rescue the king’s people from slavery.

In addition to these various titles, we have expanded our large print fiction section at the Oakhurst Library thanks to a very generous book donation.

The Oakhurst branch library, located at 49044 Civic Circle Drive, is open 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Thursday, and 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Friday and Saturday.

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