Page Turners

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

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

aired the week of July 20, 2020

Rise & Shine Benedict Stone by Phaedra Patrick is a gentle story about a man named Benedict Stone who is learning to step out of his shell of sameness and routine.  If he wants to save his marriage and re- connect with his long estranged younger brother then he will take the lifeline thrown to him by his exuberant niece, who shows up on his doorstep in the middle of the night, turning his life topsy turvy.

aired the week of July 13, 2020

Collecting the Dead by Spencer Kope introduces Magnus Craig better known as Steps who has been dubbed the human bloodhound due to his ability to track predators across any type of surface.  Steps is part of the FBI's elite special tracking unit and they have a killer on their hands.  He has been coined the Sad Face Killer for the sad face he leaves at each crime scene and he is about to strike again.

1.  Collecting the Dead
2.  Whispers of the Dead
3.  Shadows of the Dead

aired the week of July 6, 2020

An American Marriage by Tayari Jones follows the marriage of Roy and Celestial after Roy is wrongfully convicted of rape and sent to prison. How will their young marriage survive the crucible of a 12 year separation due to incarceration?  Told from the viewpoints of Roy, Celestial and Celestial's best friend Andre this is a raw look at the inner-workings of one couple's relationship.

Tuesday, June 09, 2020

aired the week of June 29, 2020

Save Me from Dangerous Men by S.A. Lelchuk  introduces Nikki Griffin who owns a bookstore in the San Francisco Bay area.  She also works as a PI and it is this job that lands her in a world of hurt.  She has been hired to follow a woman to find out if she is selling corporate secrets and to whom.  This job may be her last one unless she can figure out who is out to get her too.  A fast paced debut mystery/thriller.

aired the week of June 22, 2020

The Echo Killing by Christi Daughtery introduces crime reporter Harper McClain.  Harper arrives at a crime scene in a nice Savannah neighborhood only to find that it looks eerily similar to her mother's murder.  Could her murderer be back after more than a decade of silence?  There is only one way to find out and Harper will not stop digging until she uncovers the truth.

1.  The Echo Killing
2.  A Beautiful Corpse
3.  Revolver Road

aired the week of June 15, 2020

The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy is an illustrated story about a young boy and his animal friends as they travel together posing questions and becoming acquainted.  Written in the vein of The Little Prince this story encourages the reader to live courageously and with more kindness for yourself and for others.