What's new on the shelves? Here are the latest titles this week, provided by the Baltimore County Public Library. The Dream Dress by Janice Thompson Gabi works as a seamstress in a bridal shop in Texas, but she has bigger dreams — both to advance her design career and find a husband.
Plantiful: Start Small, Grow Big with 150 Plants that Spread, Self-Sow and Overwinter by Kristin Green Beautiful photographs highlight this book of "gardening for the impatient." Even if you don’t garden, looking at these flowers will make you crave springtime!
Eliot Ness: The Rise and Fall of an American Hero by Douglas Perry Eliot Ness is such a larger-than-life figure, it's hard to remember he was a real person. Perry’s biography brings the legend to life, warts and all.
Runner by Patrick Lee When retired soldier Sam runs into a 12-year-old girl on the run from a group of armed men, the intrigue is just beginning. This thriller, with a hint of science fiction, is scheduled to be a movie. Also available on audiobook.
For more book reviews and news, please Baltimore County Public Library's librarian blogs at Between the Covers.