If you have travel plans this summer or just need to take a mental break, Carlyle Campbell Library should be your pre-vacation destination. Did you know CCL has Kindles available for check out? Each Kindle comes already loaded with more than 50 titles, including popular and literary fiction, young adult novels, nonfiction bestsellers, and several complete book series. Carry a whole library of possibilities with you in the space of one book!
Patricia Cornwell, Red Mist
Jaycee Dugard, A Stolen Life
Clyde Edgerton, The Night Train
Jeffrey Eugenides, The Marriage Plot
Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl
Neil Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane
John Grisham, The Litigators
Laura Hillenbrand, Unbroken
Khaled Hosseini, A Thousand Splendid Suns
Sophie Kinsella, Mini Shopaholic
John le Carré, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
George RR Martin, A Song of Ice and Fire series
Erin Morgenstern, The Night Circus
JK Rowling, The Casual Vacancy
Sheryl Sandberg, Lean In
Nicholas Sparks, The Best of Me
Garth Stein, The Art of Racing in the Rain
Malala Yousafzai, I Am Malala
...and many more!
This year’s summer reading selection, Sue Monk Kidd’s The Invention of Wings, is also included on all library Kindles, as are a selection of games, including Scrabble, Sudoku, Trivial Pursuit, card games, word searches, and puzzles. Kindles can be checked out for 14 days. For more information, visit http://infotogo.meredith.edu/kindles.
-- Submitted by Jennifer Hanft, reference librarian