Home Improvement fiction

          Jennie Bentley. Fatal fixer-upper
Avery Baker loses a boyfriend and then quits her job after inheriting her aunt's Victorian cottage on the Maine coast. She decides to work on the cottage so she can sell it and gets local hunky handyman Derek Ellis to help her. Soon she doesn't know whether the cottage or the man is more attractive, but when her house is broken into she wonders if he's one of the bad guys. A missing professor, disappearing antiques and old secrets all combine for a first-rate mystery and a frightening surprise ending.

Sarah Graves. Unhinged

Salsa Workshop

       Friday September 28 at 4 PM,  Dance Houston will present an introduction to salsa.  Learn the fundamentals of salsa dancing.   It's fun for all ages.    Space is limited to 30 people.  Free tickets will be handed out before the workshop on a first-come first-served basis.

 

The program will be at the Senior Center, 6104 Auden, next door to the Library.  Call 713 668-8273 for more information.

Margaret had her baby !

The happy news at the West U Library is - Margaret had her baby girl Thursday September 13.  Baby Melina weighed 7 lbs 6 ounces and has a full head of dark hair.   Mom and baby are both doing well.

We have a clipboard to write a note to Margaret if you want to send her good wishes the next time you come to the library.

October Book Club selection

      Our adult book discussion group resumed meeting this Wednesday.  14 people attended for the discussion.  The book selection for October is Extremely loud and incredibly close by Jonathan Foer.  Copies are available at the Library checkout desk.  This selection coincides with the Gulf Coast Reads event.

The following link will give more information on this book.  http://www.gulfcoastreads.org/index.html

 

 

 

WU Summer Reading Program Winner

We are very pleased to announce that Shanthi Pravinkumar is the winner of a gift certificate to Amazon.  She successfully completed the  HCPL Adult Summer Reading Program, and her name was chosen from all the participants at West University Library.  Ms. Pravinkumar stated that her daughters are the avid readers in her family, but this summer she was motivated to participate in the reading program and she enjoyed her experience.  She received the call that she won the certificate on her birthday, and she plans to share the gift card with her daughters.