BOISE PUBLIC LIBRARY
“The Family Bedtime Treasury” by various authors
Juvenile nonfiction. A large, colorful collection of famous children’s bedtime stories and poems including “The Napping House” by Don and Audrey Wood; “The Goodnight Train” by June Sobel; and “The Quiet Book” by Deborah Underwood. The book includes a CD with 60 minutes of soothing classical music.
MERIDIAN PUBLIC LIBRARY
“Young Henry: The Rise of Henry VIII” by Robert Hutchinson
Adult nonfiction. Immortalized as a domineering king, notorious philanderer and the unlikely benefactor of a new church, Henry VIII became a legend during his own reign. Who, though, was the young royal who would grow up to become England’s most infamous ruler? Robert Hutchinson’s “Young Henry” examines Henry Tudor’s childhood and rise to power in the most intimate retelling of his early life to date.
ADA COMMUNITY LIBRARY
“Timeless: An Alexia Tarabotti Novel” by Gail Carriger
Adult fiction. Alexia is married to Lord Maccon, a werewolf. Together they have produced a small daughter with untested metanatural powers. Add to this a steampunk-like reality as a member of the Parasol Protectorate tries to save the world from a powerful plague.
EAGLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
“Dancing Dogs: Stories” by Jon Katz
Adult Fiction. With his signature insight and gift for storytelling, Katz brings to life the remarkable bond between humans and dogs in this story collection.
GARDEN CITY LIBRARY
“The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook” by Deb Perelman
Adult nonfiction. The first cookbook by acclaimed food blogger Deb Perelman. Deb is a firm believer that there are no bad cooks, just bad recipes. Her simple ingredients, essential techniques and no-nonsense approach to making the best sides, salads and main dishes will soon make you the master of your kitchen.
NAMPA PUBLIC LIBRARY
“Incarnation” by Emma Cornwall
Adult fiction. In the steampunk world of Victorian London, a beautiful vampire seeks out the author of “Dracula” — to set the record straight. If one is to believe Bram Stoker’s legendary vampire tale, Lucy Weston is Dracula’s most wanton creation, a sexual creature of the night who preys on innocent boys. But the real-life Lucy is nothing like her fictional counterpart. Lucy must battle her thirst for blood as she struggles to stop a catastrophic war that will doom vampires and humans alike.