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Books

  • Phil Klay wins National Book Award for fiction
    NEW YORK – Phil Klay’s “Redeployment,” a debut collection of searching, satiric and often agonized stories by an Iraq war veteran, has won the National Book Award for fiction.
  • Biography captures painter's passions
    More than halfway through the second volume of his vivid, intimate biography of British artist David Hockney, Christopher Simon Sykes describes the moment in the 1980s when Hockney discovers the creative possibilities of the photocopy machine.
  • Biography captures painter's passions
    More than halfway through the second volume of his vivid, intimate biography of British artist David Hockney, Christopher Simon Sykes describes the moment in the 1980s when Hockney discovers the creative possibilities of the photocopy machine.
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New library books

The following new books on hair and beauty are now available at the Shawnee Branch Library.

“The New Braiding Handbook: 60 Modern Twists on the Classic Hairstyles” by Abby Smith

Detailed instructions with photos explain how to shape long hair into beautiful, different styles.

“Good to Great Hair: Celebrity Hairstyling Techniques Made Simple” by Robert Vetica

Figure out what texture your hair is, get it cut and styled and there you have it. Definitely not a do-it-yourself manual, this is a book to take with you to your stylist.

“10-Minute Makeup: 50 Step-by-Step Looks From Fresh and Natural to Catwalk Chic” by Boris Entrup

From barely noticeable to almost over the top, the author offers a palette of looks from which to choose, along with directions on how to achieve that look.

“Timeless Makeup” by Rae Morris

This book offers advice on which colors to use to complement skin tone and eye color. The models are diverse in age only but do include many women who are well past their youth.

“Berlin Street Style: A Guide to Urban Chic” by Angelika Taschen with Alexa Von Heden

This book offers ideas on style of all kinds – clothes, makeup, apartments – along with information on how to order various products online.

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