Lots of new titles at Ventnor Library this week

There are lots of activities taking place at Ventnor Library each week.


Little Green Fingers
Creative? Artistic? Like making stuff? Be part of our Easter Fair and Book Sale – £5 a table on Saturday 23rd March – contact the Library to book.

Have you any child sized plastic flower pots or baskets, we can use on 23rd March?

Regular activities
Don’t forget the regular activities that take place at Ventnor Library each week.

There’s Children’s Chess with Jane and Thomas on Saturdays from 2-3pm.

During the week, Rhymetime for babies, toddlers and whoever they bring on Fridays at 11am and Woolly Minded Craft Club on Wednesdays between 2-4pm – not just knitting!

The Random Scribblers will be meeting on Tuesday 5th March in the evening – contact the Library for details.

There’s FREE Internet access everyday and a dedicated Universal Jobsearch line on Friday mornings.

Reading groups
Interested in sharing your thoughts on books? The Reading Group meets once a month on a Wednesday to discuss a book they’ve chosen to read – contact the Library for details.

Would you like to start your own Reading Group? Contact the Library to see how we can help.

New DVDs
Hope springs – Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones – in a bitter sweet comedy about a “mature” marriage!
Scooby Doo – Mask of the Blue Falcon

Janet TANNER A question of guilt
Anna JACOBS A place of hope
Toni JORDAN Nine days – a novel by the author of Addition
Rory CLEMENTS Traitor – “..does for Elizabeth what Sansom did for Henry v111’s reign…”
Benedict JUCKA Cursed – an Alex Verus novel…
Jeet THAYIL Narcopolis – “…the old Bombay seen from the slums…”
Essie FOX Elijah’s Mermaid – a bewitching, sensual novel…..
M C BEATON Death of a Kingfisher – a Hamish Macbeth mystery….
Harry SIDEBOTTOM Warrior Rome – the Wolves of the North
John GILSTRAP Threat warning
David HEWSON The Killing – based on the screenplay set in Copenhagen
Anne CLEEVES Dead water – a Shetland novel
Brian AZZARELLO Wonder Woman – vol 1 Blood – a graphic novel
MARVEL ESSENTIAL X Men – graphic novel

Large Print
Pamela EVANS Harvest nights – a trust betrayed
Tom CAMPBELL Fold – five friends
Esther FREUD Lucky break – five young actors…
Catherine COOKSON A house divided – an old favourite
Louise BAGSHAWE Passion – heroes ..heartbreaks, hitmen….
Paige TOON One perfect summer
and lots of new crime and mysteries…… including Le Carre and Christie

Non Fiction
Jacky HYAMS White boots and miniskirts – true story of the swinging 60’s
David OVASON The two children – a study of the Jesus children in literature and art
Simon WELLS Charles Manson – coming down fast
Tomomi MAEDA Stitched Safari – 18 adorable animals to make with felt
Caitlin SAINIO 100 lace flowers to crochet
When Rugby was Rugby – foreword by Mike Burton
Clare BALDING My animals and other family
Lou SCHULER The new rules of lifting for Abs
Alex REVELL Brief glory – the life of Arthur Rhys Davids DSO MC
Mike BROWN Evacuees
Douglea SMITH Former people – the last days of the Russian aristocracy
Simon GARFIELD On the map – why the world looks the way it does
Robert HOLLAND Blue-water empire – the British in the Mediterranean since 1800
David LOADES Jane Seymour – Henry V111’s favourite wife
Scott McCLOUD Understanding comics – the invisible art
Mark DUGUID Ealing revisited
DORLING KINDERSLEY A little course in knitting…..
DORLING KINDERSLEY A little course in Pilates….
N. STARCAT SHIELDS Starcat’s Corner – essays on Pagan living
Lee MORGAN A deed without a name – unearthing the legacy of traditional witchcraft

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Wednesday, 27th February, 2013 11:09am


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