Friday, May 9, 2014

Before You Go...

Don't forget to check out some of our most recent additions. The summer is the perfect time to delve into a deliciously delightful tale on the sandy shore of your favorite beach, or, if you are here taking classes, check out a few of our more academic finds.

Are you a fan of the Divergent series by Veronica Roth? If so, then try Insurgent and Allegiant. The dystopia continues...

Some light reading on the beach? Hardly, but enticing nonetheless: Just Babies: The Origins of Good and Evil by Paul Bloom.

Who doesn't need help in this department sometime? Love Sense: The Revolutionary New Science of Romantic Relationships by Susan Johnson. Also try checking out The Myth of Mars and Venus: Do Men and Women Really Speak Different Languages? by Deborah Cameron.

Are you ready for bikini season? Do it the right way with help from Kitchen Cures: Revolutionize Your Health With Foods That Heal by Peggy Kotsopoulos.

There could not be a more exciting mystery than this: Neutrino Hunters: The Thrilling Chase for a Ghostly Particle to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe by Ray Jayawardhana.

Jay Varner is an instructor of English here at PVCC, and a wonderful writer as evidenced by his powerful memoir, Nothing Left to Burn: A Memoir.

Shoes are a powerful identity, artistic and cultural statement. If you agree, then you might enjoy Shoes: A History From Sandals to Sneakers by Peter McNeil and Shoes: The Complete Sourcebook by John Peacock.

Who doesn't love cookbooks? Soul Food: The Surprising Story of an American Cuisine, One Plate at a Time by Adrian Miller

Admit it, if Bruce Banner turns into the Hulk, then surely the Hulk is smart, right? The Avengers and Philosophy: Earth's Mightiest Thinkers by Mark White.

And like always, there are many more books from which to choose. Just search the catalog or go take a peek at the whole new books list. Enjoy, and happy summer!