On the shelves — Oct. 10

The following books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public Library “Teach Like a Champion: 49 Techniques That Put Students On the Path to College” by Doug Lemov was given by Pat and Jane Miner in memory of Lucille Foster. This visionary book offers the essential tools that can help teachers unlock the talent and skill waiting […]

On the shelves — Oct. 3

The following books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public Library “Grieving the Loss of Someone You Love: Daily Meditations to Help You Through the Grieving Process” by Raymond Mitsch was given by Dan and JoLynda Lusk in memory of Kelln Zimmer. This compassionate and wise guide explains the stages of grief; helps you sort through the […]

On the shelves — Sept. 19

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On the shelves — Sept. 12

The following books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public Library “Fred Harvey Houses of the Southwest” by Richard Melzer compiles more than 180 rare historical photographs and other memorabilia to tell the unique story of the chain of high-quality restaurants, hotels, and resorts situated along the Santa Fe Railway in the American Southwest. “The Glass Rainbow” […]

On the shelves — Sept. 5

The following books are available at: Portales Public Library “Chosen Soldier: The Making of a Special Forces Warrior” by Dick Couch Dick Couch, a former Navy SEAL, offers an unprecedented view of the training of the Special Forces warrior in this new book. Less than a quarter of the thousands that volunteer for Special Forces […]

On the shelves — Aug. 29

The following books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public Library “Pueblo People: Ancient Traditions, Modern Lives” by Marcia Keegan was given by Oscar and Carolyn Toliver in memory of Thelma Lucille Curtis. A renowned photographer compiles 417 color photographs of all 19 of New Mexico’s Pueblos over the past thirty years, presenting images of people, homes, […]

On the shelves — Aug. 15

The following books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public Library “Pretty Little Cozies” shows how to make 32 custom fabric cover-ups that hold our cell phones and laptops, keep coffee and food warm, organize supplies, store valuables, protect fragile items, and more. “If the Dead Die Not” by Philip Kerr reintroduces Bernie Gunther, house detective at […]

On the shelves — Aug. 8

The following books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public Library “Harper’s Bazaar Fabulous at Every Age: Your Quick and Easy Guide to Fashion” by Nandini D’Souza reveals the fashion secrets of the world’s best-dressed women and offers tips on how to recognize what’s right for you at different stages of life. “Laughed ‘til He Died” by […]

On the shelves — Aug. 1

The following books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public Library “How to Build a House” by Larry Haun teams up with Habitat for Humanity to offer the best construction expertise in an easy-to-understand handbook that shows step-by-step how to build a simple, energy-efficient, and affordable home, from choosing its location to the final step of installing […]

On the shelves — July 25

The following books are available at the: Clovis-Carver Public Library “Awakening Joy: 10 Steps That Will Put You on the Road to Real Happiness” by James Baraz offers a step-by-step program that will reorient your mind away from dissatisfaction and distraction and toward the contentment and delight that are abundantly available in our everyday lives. […]

On the shelves — July 18

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The following books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public library • “Dog Heaven” by Cynthia Rylant was given by Linda Pierce in memory of Buster Gene. In this comforting story for pet lovers of all ages, God created Dog Heaven, an imaginary paradise where dogs can eat ice-cream biscuits, sleep on fluffy clouds, and run through […]

On the shelves — June 13

The following books are available for checkout at Clovis-Carver Public Library • “D-Day: The Battle for Normandy” by Antony Beevor was given in memory of James (Bud) Shipley. This exhaustively researched history covers the most famous invasion in military history from June 6, 1944 to the liberation of Paris on Aug. 25, describing not only […]

On the shelves — May 23

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On the shelves/Library Programs

• Books and Babies is a short storytime for infants ages 0 to 3 and is held bimonthly on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. This week’s theme is “Santa Baby.” Join us for stories, songs, and fun. • It’s The Polar Express! 4 p.m. Tuesday. The library will host a program based on this favorite holiday […]

Library schedule/ On the shelves

Preschool Storytime is every Wednesday at 10:30 am and Thursday evening at 6 p.m. Our theme this week is “Pumpkin, Pumpkin.” Join us for stories, songs, and a short craft.

10-4 On the shelves

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7-5 On the Shelves

This week at the Library: • Monday, July 6. The second session of the Portales Puppeteers will begin at 10:30 am. This is a registration-only program. • Tuesday, July 7, 10:30 am. Art Masters (recommended for grades 2-6): This week we’ll learn about the art form of collage, see how it is used in a […]

On the shelves

8th Confession is the exhilarating newest chapter in the Women’s Murder Club series serving up a double dose of twists and revelations.

April 19, 2009 On the shelves

Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man by Steve Harvey. Steve Harvey — the host of the nationally syndicated Steve Harvey Morning Show, comedienne and actor — can’t count the number of impressive women he’s met over the years. He has met women who can run a small business, keep a household with three […]