BOISE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Mission to Paris by Alan Furst
Adult fiction. Do you like literate espionage thrillers? Do you particularly enjoy them set in the doomed charm and luxury of pre-war Europe? If so, you should be reading Alan Fursts novels. Mission to Paris involves a Hollywood film star named Fredric Stahl, raised in Eastern Europe, who is captured by both the city and the dangerous political intrigue that targets him.
EAGLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love by David Talbot
Adult nonfiction. Bestselling author Talbot recounts the gripping story of San Francisco in the turbulent years between 1967 and 1982, and the extraordinary men and women who led the citys ultimate rebirth and triumph.
MERIDIAN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Hanged: A History of Idahos Executions by Kathy Deinhardt Hill
Adult nonfiction. Hanged explores the history behind each legal hanging in Idaho from the earliest execution in 1864 to the last in 1957. These stories take you on a journey through Idahos past and the desperate days of the 26 men who paid the ultimate price for their crimes.
ADA COMMUNITY LIBRARY
The Cove by Ron Rash
Adult fiction. This is a tender story about a brother and sister trying to fix up their small farm on a dark Appalachian property shrouded by a mountain cliff, burdened by the deaths of their parents and ostracized by a suspicious community.
GARDEN CITY LIBRARY
Geek Mom: Projects, Tips, and Adventures for Moms and Their 21st Century Families by Natania Barron, Kathy Ceceri, Corrina Lawson, Jenny Williams
Adult nonfiction. Being geeky is all about exploring the world with endless curiosity, and Geek Mom is your invitation to explore and introduce the same sense of wonder and imagination to the next generation. With fantasy and science games, projects and activities for parents, kids and anyone who wants to feel like a kid again, this book is filled with ideas guaranteed to inspire a love of learning and discovery.
NAMPA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Meat Eater: Adventures from the Life of an American Hunter by Steven Rinella
Adult nonfiction. This book chronicles Rinellas lifelong relationship with nature and hunting through the lens of 10 hunts, beginning when he was an aspiring mountain man at age 10. Hunting, he argues, is intimately connected with our humanity; assuming responsibility for acquiring the meat that we eat rather than entrusting it to proxy executioners, processors, packagers and distributors, is one of the most respectful and exhilarating things a meat-eater can do.