On the shelves — June 13

The following books are available for checkout at Clovis-Carver Public Library • “D-Day: The Battle for Normandy” by Antony Beevor was given in memory of James (Bud) Shipley. This exhaustively researched history covers the most famous invasion in military history from June 6, 1944 to the liberation of Paris on Aug. 25, describing not only […]

Feb. 1, 2009 Library Books

The following books area available for checkout at the Portales Public Library: Dark of NightBy: Suzanne BrockmannOperative James Nash has performed ultra-covert “Black Ops” for The Agency, a lethal, shadowy, government outfit.

Jan. 4, 2009 On the Shelves

The following books are available for checkout at the Portales Public Library: Win the War Within by Floyd H. Chilton with Laura Tucker. Floyd Chilton is a renowned scientist and currently serves as a professor of physiology and pharmacology at Wake Forest University School of Medicine. He is convinced that a silent and devastating plague […]

Dec. 21, 2008 Library Books

The following books are available for checkout at the Portales Public Library: The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry, illustrated by P.J. Lynch“One dollar and eighty-seven cents. That was all. And sixty cents of it was in pennies.”So begins O. Henry’s heartwarming Christmas story, which has just been re-issued in a gorgeous picture book […]