Category Archives: New Books

Cupid Delivered New Library Books!

Who needs flowers and chocolates? Brown Library has a book to keep you company this month. Our new February books are on the shelf now! Topics of interest to our student researchers include:

  • Women in the workforce and technology
  • Geology
  • Coal Mining in Appalachia
  • Fossil Fuels
  • The Battle with Obesity
  • History: daily life in the past, the Romanovs, Saladin, Magna Carta
  • School shootings
  • Culinary: food trucks, food safety, chef biographies
  • Big Data

Feel the library love! Come by and browse our new books, popular reading titles, and DVDs today!

January Popular Reading Selections

It may be the smallest popular reading section in the library world; but, it is fierce. Yes, new popular reading titles are on the shelf for January. Most of these books were chosen by students and VWCC staff. From popular authors, to memoirs, to urban fiction, this month’s titles have something for everyone.

Shaken : Discovering Your True Identity in the Midst of Life’s Storms by Tim Tebow ; with A.J. Gregory
The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher
The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo by Amy Schumer
The Blue Zones : Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who’ve Lived the Longest by Dan Buettner
Lone Survivor : The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10 by Marcus Luttrell with Patrick Robinson
Conversion by Katherine Howe
The Whistler by John Grisham
Victoria by Daisy Goodwin
Vanishing Girls by Lauren Oliver
Two By Two by Nicholas Sparks
The Elite by Kiera Cass
The Banks Sisters by Nikki Turner
A Hustler’s Wife by Nikki Turner

November New Books

Just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday, we have new books to keep you busy over break. Topics covered include:

  • Space, Astronomy, & Physics
  • Race & Criminal Justice
  • Film History & Biographies
  • Women Soldiers
  • Terrorism & ISIS
  • Health & Wellness
  • Classic Fiction

We’ve even got a couple of cookbooks in the mix if you need a last minute recipe. Come on over and gobble your way through our awesome selection.

November Popular Reading Titles

November books for our new Popular Reading section are on the shelf! Come take a look and don’t forget to send us your suggestions.

The Road to Little Dribbling : Adventures of an American in Britain by Bill Bryson
Truevine : Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother’s Quest : a True Story of the Jim Crow South by Beth Macy
Replica. Lyra ; Replica. Gemma by Lauren Oliver
Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
Rising Strong by Brene Brown
Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen
Shoe Dog : A Memoir by the Creator of Nike by Phil Knight
The Selection by Kiera Cass
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Part 1 and 2 by Jack Thorne
The Fireman : A Novel by Joe Hill
Welcome to Braggsville by T. Geronimo Johnson
The Complete Fiction of H. P. Lovecraft

All Treats, No Tricks! It’s New Book Day!

It’s all treats, no tricks in the library because it’s new book day! Fill your basket full of books about cooking, space exploration, human evolution, biology, controversial issues in the news, mental health, modern movie directors, soccer, and Thomas Jefferson & Sally Hemings. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. To see them, just stop by the new book section. Also, browse our DVDs and popular reading books, too. Brown Library is your library!