Page Turners

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

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

aired the week of February 12, 2018

The Secret Life of Anna Blanc by Jennifer Kincheloe tells the story of Anna Blanc a Los Angeles socialite who wants to be a police detective.  However in 1907 she will have to settle for being a police matron.  However the force has no idea how much trouble Anna can stir up.

Anna Blanc Mystery series
1. The Secret Life of Anna Blanc
2. The Woman in the Camphor Trunk

aired the weed of February 5, 2018

A Long Way from Chicago & A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck are part of a series of chapter books set in a small Illinois town during the depression.  Joey and Mary Alice Dowdell visit their Grandma and learn much about life thanks to Grandma's unorthodox tutelage.

aired the week of January 29, 2018

Celine by Peter Heller follows Celine who has been dubbed the Prada P.I.  Her specialty is reuniting birth families and when she receives a call from a young woman named Gabriela who is looking for her father who disappeared 20 years ago Celine is intrigued.

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

aired the week of January 22, 2018

Plantation Shudders by Ellen Byron is the first in a cozy mystery series set in Louisiana's Cajun country.  Maggie Crozat helps run her family's home as a Bed & Breakfast.  When a honeymooning couple die under mysterious circumstances Maggie knows she has to get to the bottom of things if she has any hope of salvaging the family business.

1. Plantation Shudders
2. Body on the Bayou
3. Cajun Christmas Killing

aired the week of January 15, 2018

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware follows Lo a travel reporter on the maiden voyage of a boutique cruise ship.  On the first night Lo realizes she lost her mascara in a robbery.  She knocks on the door of the next cabin and borrows from the woman there.  When later Lo sees blood on the wall between cabins and hears a thud she fears for the woman's life.  But, it is like the woman was never on the ship.  Is Lo imagining things or is something more sinister happening?

aired the week of January 8, 2018

The Devil's Country by Harry Hunsicker introduces former Texas Ranger Arlo Baines who is drifting through small Texas towns by bus.  In Piedra Springs he meets a woman who begs him for help then disappears.  When she is found dead Arlo is the number one suspect.