cloudLibrary allows you to read ebooks or listen to audio books on your own device — Android or Apple phones or tablets.  Here is the link to information on our website, if you are new to cloudLibrary

Once you have installed the app, follow the prompts to choose your country, state, and library, and then enter your library bar code number. After your library card has been authenticated, you are ready to search and borrow!

Here are several new titles we have added to the cloudLibrary collection.  There is a mix of brand new books and some older books; nonfiction as well as fiction.

EBOOKS

Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir

The sole survivor on a desperate, last-chance mission to save both humanity and the earth, Ryland Grace is hurtled into the depths of space when he must conquer an extinction-level threat to our species.

People We Meet on Vacation by Emily Henry

With one week to win back the best friend she might just be in love with, a travel writer plans the trip of a lifetime.

The Anthropocene Reviewed: Essays on a Human-Centered Planet by John Green

John Green reviews different facets of the human-centered planet on a five-star scale–from the QWERTY keyboard and sunsets to Canada geese and Penguins of Madagascar.

Ocean Prey by John Sandford, Prey series #31

Picking up a stalled FBI case involving three murdered Coast Guardsmen, Lucas Davenport teams up with detective Virgil Flowers to investigate the suspicious activities of a sophisticated boat and mysterious diver.

Slade House by David Mitchell

Follows the narrative of five different people who disappear through a mysterious door in an unassuming alleyway that leads to Slade House, owned by a peculiar brother and sister, and vanish completely from the outside world.

Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead

A century after daredevil female aviator Marian Graves’s disappearance in Antarctica, actress Hadley Baxter is cast to play her and immerses herself in the role as their fates — and their dreams — become intertwined.

Early Morning Riser by Katherine Heiny

Jane falls for genial charmer Duncan–as have many other women with whom he’s been involved. Jane runs into them everywhere, and Duncan’s ex-wife even has him mow her lawn. Then there’s Duncan’s omnipresent coworker Jimmy. With so many people in Duncan’s life, is there any room for her?

Tiny Tales by Alexander McCall Smith

Compendium of very short fiction and comics that celebrate the joy and absurdity of the human experience.

AUDIOBOOKS

Broken Horses by Brandi Carlile

The critically acclaimed singer-songwriter, producer, and six-time Grammy winner opens up about faith, sexuality, parenthood, and a life shaped by music.

Finding Freedom:  A Cook’s Story: Remaking a Life from Scratch by Erin French

From Erin French, owner of the critically acclaimed The Lost Kitchen, a TIME world dining destination, a life-affirming memoir about survival, renewal, and finding a community to lift her up.

Mainely Power by Matt Cost, a Goff Langdon mystery

Was Harold Dumphy killed to cover up something at the nuclear power plant where he was the head of security? Goff Langdon, slacker detective and owner of a mystery bookstore in Brunswick, Maine, is hired by Harold’s widow to find out.  2021 ReadME selection .

All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai

Living in an alternate world of flying cars, moon bases and plentiful food, aimless Tom Barren is blindsided by an accident of fate that leads to a time-travel mishap that lands him in our less-than-ideal 2016, where he discovers wonderful unexpected versions of his own life.

Broken: (in the Best Possible Way) by Jennifer Lawson

The award-winning humorist and author of Let’s Pretend This Never Happened shares candid reflections on such topics as her experimental treatment for depression, her escape from three bears and her business ideas for Shark Tank.

AUDIO & EBOOKS

Hour of the Witch Chris Bohjalian

A resourceful Puritan woman in 1662 Boston plots to escape a violent marriage only to find herself targeted by her disapproving and superstitious neighbors for failing to save a child’s life.

Whereabouts by Jhumpa Lahiri

Follows the routines of a misfit city dweller who experiences a year of remarkable transformation in the aftermath of a parent’s death.

When the Stars Go Dark by Paula McLain

Retreating to her childhood foster home in the wake of a tragedy, a veteran missing-persons detective becomes entwined in the search for a local teen whose disappearance eerily resembles an unsolved case from the detective’s past.

If you need more reading recommendations, call us at 725-5242 or email helpdesk@curtislibrary.com.  We are always happy to help!