A Touch of Stardust by Kate Alcott
Taking a job at the studio where David O. Selznick is filming Gone with the Wind, Julie Crawford becomes an assistant to Carole Lombard, a rising actress from Julie’s hometown who embarks on a scandalous affair with Clark Gable.
The Shocking Secret of a Guest at the Wedding by Victoria Alexander
Jackson Channing travels to England to meet the family whose existence he has just discovered and enters into a fake engagement with Lady Theodosia Winslow, a family friend, that both of them come to wish was real.
In observance of Easter, both branches of the Irondequoit Public Library will be closed on Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4. Regular hours will resume on Monday, April 6.
Come hear stories of Cairo, the Nile River, and seeing the Sphinx. Deb Nevin will share stories and photographs of her travels of Egypt.
Wednesday, April 1 at 7:00 pm
Helen McGraw Branch, 2180 East Ridge Road
Here are some of the new titles we’ve ordered:
All the Old Knives
After a failed rescue attempt of a hijacked plane in Vienna, two retired spies, former lovers, can’t help but relive the past and determine if the mission went wrong because of a compromised agent on the inside.
As the wars that have ravaged Britain fade into the past, Axl and Beatrice, a couple of elderly Britons, set out on a journey to find the son they have not seen in years, and are joined in their travels by a Saxon warrior, his orphaned charge, and a knight.
Come enjoy a trip to Germany with Christy Simons on Wednesday, March 25th at 7pm
Travel to Deutschland and see the beautiful city of Hamburg. Capture the medieval history of Schwerin, Lubeck, Goslar, and Quedlinburg. Our journey concludes in the bustling modern city of Berlin.
Helen McGraw Branch, 2180 East Ridge Road, 14622
Join us for two programs this week at the McGraw Branch (2180 East Ridge Road, Rochester 14622):
Catchy Cover Letters–Tuesday, March 17th at 10am
Learn how to put together cover letters and thank you letters that will help you get noticed. If you have a job posting, bring it along!
Journey to Brazil with Don Nelson-Nasca– Wednesday, March 18th at 7pm
Brazil is one of the largest world economies with numerous exports, including your morning cup of coffee. Enjoy pictures and stories from the presenter’s travels around Brazil.