“The Lost Girls” by Heather Young, begins in 1935, when six-year-old Emily Evans vanishes from her family home on a remote Minnesota lake. Sixty years later, her sister leaves the house, still haunted by its past, along with the story of her sister’s disappearance, to her niece. Young’s story is “bracingly observant, psychologically astute, and suspenseful (Alice Mattison).’“Good as Gone” by Amy Gentry is about a kidnapped girl who turns up on her parent’s doorstep after eight long years. As the shock and euphoria wears off, her mother begins to suspect that the young woman is not really her long lost daughter. Author Gentry “delivers …with crisp, unobtrusive writing and well-executed plot twists (Kirkus Reviews).”
A Message from the Nichols Library Board of Trustees on Reopening the Library.As you may have heard, the Governor recently announced that libraries, among other services and businesses, may reopen on June 15th. What you may not know is that the Governors’ Economic Reopening Task Force has issued guidelines specific for libraries. We ask for your continued patience and understanding as we begin to implement these guidelines [continue reading].
We are now taking requests and putting them outside for you to pick up. You can get your loans between 10am and 2pm on Monday, Wednesday and Friday [continue reading].
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