On the shelves — June 22

The following books are available for checkout:

Clovis-Carver Public Library
Until I Say Goodbye: My Year of Living With Joy by Susan Spencer-Wendel chronicles the final year of a woman diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease who quit her job and took seven trips with the seven most important people in her life and whose courage, strength, and humor taught her family how to go on, choosing happiness and love over fear.

Death on Blackheath: A Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Novel by Anne Perry takes place in Britain’s Victorian era where wealth and power rule, poisonous corruption lies coiled in the heart of the empire, and Special Branch Commander Thomas Pitt is suddenly ordered to investigate two minor incidents linked to a conspiracy that could ruin him.

Curiosity: How Science Became Interested in Everything by Philip Ball traces the rise of science as we know it today, describes the inventions and technologies that were inspired by curiosity, and introduces the great geniuses who illuminated the world with flashes of inspiration.

Without Warning by David Rosenfelt connects Katie Sanford, whose husband died in prison convicted of murder, with Jake Robbins, the chief of police whose wife was the victim; but their efforts to put the tragedy behind them are wrecked with the discovery of a time capsule that predicted the crime and several more.

Get Rich Carefully by James Cramer creates a guide to high-yield, low risk investing done carefully and over time, showing you how to develop the discipline to start now and turn your savings into real, lasting wealth.

The Daring Ladies of Lowell by Kate Alcott begins as Alice Barrow moves to the mill city of Lowell, Massachusetts in 1832 to escape farm life, but after she becomes disillusioned by the local factory’s harsh working conditions, she struggles to advocate on the behalf of the workers while recklessly falling in love with the mill owner’s son.

History Decoded: The 10 Greatest Conspiracies of All Time by Brad Meltzer follows the History channel series that explores fascinating and unexplained questions that nag at history buffs and conspiracy lovers, assesses the evidence behind these intriguing mysteries, and separates fact from speculation to see where we actually stand.