Archive for the ‘Books’ Category

New fiction at the UGA Libraries – Nov 1

Thursday, November 1st, 2012 - Amy Watts

The Sandcastle Girls : A Novel by Chris Bohjalian Main Library:  PS3552.O495 S26 2012 Over the course of his career, New York Times bestselling novelist Chris Bohjalian has taken readers on a spectacular array of journeys. Midwives brought us to an isolated Vermont farmhouse on an icy winter’s night and a homebirth ...

New fiction at the UGA Libraries Oct 12

Friday, October 12th, 2012 - Amy Watts

Triburbia: a novel by Karl Taro Greenfeld PS3607.R4536 T75 2012 Thrown together by circumstance, a group of fathers—a sound engineer, a sculptor, a film producer, a chef, a memoirist, a gangster—meets each morning at a local Tribeca coffee shop after walking their children to their exclusive school. The sound engineer looks uncomfortably like ...

New fiction at the UGA Libraries, Oct 1

Monday, October 1st, 2012 - Amy Watts

Things We Left Unsaid by Zoya Pirzad translated by Franklin Lewis PK6561.P47 C5413 2012 Clarisse Ayvazian is the model 1960s wife and mother. She leads an unremarkable life with her well-respected engineer husband and three children, tucked away in a wealthy, middle-class neighbourhood of Abadan. But her tranquillity ends forever with the arrival of ...

Curriculum Materials Library Hours

Thursday, May 24th, 2012 - cbuss

The CML in 207 Aderhold Hall will be closed Sunday & Monday for the Memorial Day Holiday. For more information on the CML's hours, please visit the CML's site.

New Juvenile Titles in the Curriculum Materials Library

Thursday, May 10th, 2012 - cbuss

Below is a very brief list of new titles  in the juvenile collection  in the Curriculum Materials Library, 207 Aderhold. For the complete list, please visit our website. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Author:  Krull, Kathleen. Title:  Kubla Khan : the emperor of everything Edition: Location:  :Aderhold 2nd floor Curriculum Materials Library Call Number:  Juv DS752.6.K83 K78 2010 ----------------------------------------------------------------- Author:  Kalman, Maira. Title:  ...

CML Hours During Intersession

Thursday, May 10th, 2012 - cbuss

The Curriculum Materials Library in 207 Aderhold will be open 8:00am-5:00pm May 10th, May 11th & May 14th. We will be closed May 13th. Normal hours resume May 15th through August 3rd. Please visit our website, for complete details.

New fiction at the UGA Libraries, May 3

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 - Amy Watts

The Raising: A novel by Laura Kasischke PS3561.A6993 R35 2011 Last year Godwin Honors Hall was draped in black. The university was mourning the loss of one of its own: Nicole Werner, a blond, beautiful, straight-A sorority sister tragically killed in a car accident that left her boyfriend, who was driving, remarkably—some say ...

New fiction at the Libraries, April 10

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012 - Amy Watts

Practical Jean: a novel by Trevor Cole PR9199.4.C646 P73 2010  This eagerly awaited new novel from Trevor Cole combines the humour and sharp observations of contemporary life that he is known for with an irresistibly twisted premise, for fans of the quirkily macabre Six Feet Under and Dexter, and readers of Paul Quarrington, Miriam Toews, ...

New fiction at the Libraries, April 3

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012 - Amy Watts

The Misogynist by Piers Paul Read PR6068.E25 M57 2010 Jomier broods. He broods about the present. He broods about the past. He types his gloomy thoughts onto his computer screen - a digital journal. When he has nothing more to say about the present, he returns to the past, copying entries from ...

New fiction at the Libraries, March 14

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 - Amy Watts

How It All Began by Penelope Lively PR6062.I89 H69 2012 When Charlotte Rainsford, a retired schoolteacher, is accosted by a petty thief on a London street, the consequences ripple across the lives of acquaintances and strangers alike. A marriage unravels after an illicit love affair is revealed through an ...