On the shelves —

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295.


“Happy Birthday” by Danielle Steel. A woman, her daughter and a former football player arrive at their own crucial turning points on the same day.

“Now You See Her” by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge. Nina Bloom is forced to confront the past and the killer she thought she had escaped.

“Smokin’ Seventeen” by Janet Evanovich. A killer is after the bounty hunter Stephanie Plum.

“Then Came You” by Jennifer Weiner. This timely tale delves into women’s lives, with themes of class and entitlement, surrogacy and donorship.

“Rules of Civility” by Amor Towles. A chance encounter and its consequences provide a 25-year-old woman access to the New York social circle in the 1930s.


“A Stolen Life” by Jaycee Dugard. A woman’s recollection of being kidnapped at the age of 11, spending 18 years imprisoned by a convicted rapist and his wife and bearing two daughters by him.

“Of Thee I Zing” by Laura Ingraham with Raymond Arroyo. The talk radio host satirizes America’s cultural decline, from muffin tops to body shots.

“Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me” by Chelsea Handler, Glen Handler, Roy Handler and others. Handler’s friends, family members and colleagues write about being victims of her practical jokes.