The plots of these new novels may sound like beach fare but they come with extra sauce. ”The House at the Edge of Night” a knockout” debut by Catherine about a family-run bar on a tiny island off the coast of Sicily. Spanning the 20th century, it is deep in character, atmosphere and drama. “The Light of Paris” by Eleanor Brown is about which a woman in a troubled marriage who discovers the journals her grandmother kept while a young woman in Jazz-Age. These long-buried stories give her the motivation to navigate the world on her own terms. “Prayers the Devil Answers” by Sharyn McCrumb traces the fate of an Appalachian couple that moves to town in search of work during the depression. The writing is “straight-forward, unadorned, and powerful.”
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A Message from the Nichols Library Board of Trustees
January 4, 2021
We are reviewing recommendations issued by the State of New Hampshire and “best practices” put forth by the State Library to ascertain how to best serve the public while providing a safe workplace for our employees. We are being careful and thoughtful as we move towards reopening our Library. Hopefully, this will happen in the near future on a limited basis. Your continuing patience and understanding is much appreciated.
We welcome hearing from you during these challenging times. Please feel free to email the Trustees at email@example.com or call the Library at 603-253-6950 with your ideas, comments and suggestions about reopening.
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