Page Turners

Here is a list of books that have been shared on KMA's Page Turners with the Shenandoah Public Library.

Monday, August 29, 2011

aired the week of September 12, 2011

Doc by Mary Doria Russell is the fictional account of Doc Holiday's life with an emphasis on his time in Dodge City, Kansas.

aired the week of September 5, 2011

The BOOB Girls: Burned Out Old Broads at Table 12 by Joy Johnson is a fun romp with 4 women who bond while sharing a table at the retirement center they live at in Omaha. Follow the BOOB Girls on their many adventures in all three of the delightful books in this series. Author Joy Johnson will be speaking at the Shenandoah Public Library Monday September 12 at 7:00pm. Please come join us for a fun evening full of laughs.

aired the week of August 29, 2011

Summer Rental by Mary Kay Andrews is a fun toes in the sand beach read about 3 best friends from grade school who rent a beach house together for the month of August.

Friday, August 05, 2011

aired the week of August 22, 2011

Outliers: the Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell is a nonfiction book that takes a look at successful people and some of the factors that contribute to their success. I really enjoyed Gladwell's examples and anecdotal stories that illustrate his points.

aired the week of August 15, 2011

Th1rteen R3asons Why by Jay Asher is a powerful teen novel. It is Hannah Baker's story in her own voice about why she chose to commit suicide. The cassette tapes with her story are sent to the 13 people she feels are connected to her decision.

aired the week of August 8, 2011

Prayers for Sale by Sandra Dallas is set in a mountain mining town in Colorado in the 1930s. Hennie Comfort is getting older and knows she will need to leave the community soon but she has several things to finish before she can let go.