A Million Reasons Why, by Jessica Strawser When two strangers are linked by a mail-in DNA test, it’s an answered prayer―that is, for one half-sister. For the other, it will dismantle everything she knows to be true. But as they Continue reading New Reads for Adults at Steele – May 2021
The Arsonists’ City, by Hala Alyan The Nasr family is spread across the globe—Beirut, Brooklyn, Austin, the California desert. A Syrian mother, a Lebanese father, and three American children: all have lived a life of migration. Still, they’ve always had Continue reading Brand New Books for April at Steele
Murder in Old Bombay, by Nev March In 1892, Bombay is the center of British India. Nearby, Captain Jim Agnihotri lies in Poona military hospital recovering from a skirmish on the wild northern frontier, with little to do but re-read Continue reading New Fiction Recommendations at Steele
A Resolution at Midnight (Lady Dunbridge Mystery #3, by Shelley Noble It’s Christmas in Gilded Age Manhattan. And for the first time ever an amazing giant ball will drop along a rod on the roof of the New York Times Continue reading Choice Fiction Books for November at Steele
The Vanished Queen, by Lisbeth Campbell When a country is held in thrall to a vicious, despotic king, it’s up to one woman to take him down. Long ago, Queen Mirantha vanished. King Karolje claimed it was an assassination by Continue reading New Fiction Titles Featured This Month at Steele
Conjure Women by Afia Atakora Conjure Women is a sweeping story that brings the world of the South before and after the Civil War vividly to life. Spanning eras and generations, it tells of the lives of three unforgettable women: Continue reading New Fiction Titles Featured This Month at Steele
Wouldn’t it be nice to grow fresh lettuce during the cold winter months? The Steele Memorial Library’s Seed Library carries one of the recommended varieties that can be grown indoors – Black-Seeded Simpson. Here’s how: Borrow a packet of seeds. Continue reading 11 Steps to Grow Lettuce Indoors!
Are you getting stir-crazy at home? Come into the library and play games! We will be playing board games and video games in the Children’s Department on Friday, December 27th and Monday, December 30th from 2:00-4:00pm. Bring your family and Continue reading Games Days at Steele!
Here are my top ten picks for both Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction for 2019; all titles are owned by Steele Library and can be put on hold for your listening pleasure. Happy Listening! Adult Fiction: “The Dutch House” by Ann Continue reading Top Audiobook Picks of 2019
Monday December 16th at 4:00PM join us for a special holiday story time. We will share the stories of the Mensch on a Bench and The Elf of the Shelf. The week before Hanukkah and Christmas we are holding a Continue reading Special Holiday Scavenger Hunt and Story Time at Steele