New Materials

For curbside service, library staff will be available M-Th 10pm-7pm and Sat 10am-2pm.  Material can be requested by contacting the library at 217 629-6353 or at rvl1@casscomm.com.  A staff member will contact you when material is ready.

 

The Riverton Village Library is pleased to share that new material is being add through a grant funding from the Illinois State Library.  This grant will enhance the library efforts to provide updated and engaging material titles by many popular authors and some material from emerging authors.  Stop in Monday-Thursday 10am-7pm or Saturday 10am-2pm and see what the library has to offer.  Due to current Covid restrictions, library capacity is limited to 5.

 

Funding for this grant was awarded by the Illinois State Library, a Department of the Office of Secretary of State, using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).

 

Here is our new grant material for January:

 

Arrest

 

Book Collectors:  A Band of Syrian Rebels

 

Bookish Life of Nina Hill

 

Chosen Ones

 

Cousins

 

Cross Stitch for the Soul

 

Devil and The Dark Water

 

Dirty South (standard and LP)

 

Doors of Eden

 

Eddies Boy

 

Every Bone a Prayer

 

Ex Libris:  100 Books to Read and Reread

 

Garden of Promises and Lies

 

Gods of Jade and Shadow

 

I Came as a Shadow

 

In a Billion: One Man’s Remarkable Odyssey

 

Lazarus

 

Mexican Gothic

 

Miss Benson’s Beetle

 

My Last Duchess

 

Mystery of Mrs. Christie

 

Never After the Thirteenth

 

Neil Gaiman Reader

 

Night 2 Souls Went Walking

 

NYPD Red 6

 

Orphan Collector

 

Right Kind of Fool

 

Smartest Kid in the Universe

 

She Came by It Natural

 

Silver Arrow

 

Transcendent Kingdom

 

White Ivy

 

New November 2021

DVDs

Alias Grace (Sarah Gadon)

Bad Boys For Life (Will Smith)

Bloodshot (Vin Diesel)

His Dark Materials  - Season One

Irresistible (Steve Carell)

Outlander – Season Five

Star Trek:  Picard – Season One

The Outpost (Scott Eastwood)

The Village (Season One and Two)

Waiting for Anya ( Anjelica Huston and Jean Reno)

Waiting for Barbarians (Johnny Depp)

You Should Have Left (Kevin Bacon)

 

ADULT FICTION

Anxious People – Fredrik Backman

A Springtime Heart – Marta Perry

Banty House – Carolyn Brown

Boar Island:  An Anna Pigeon Novel  - Navada Barr

Bitter Pill – Fern Michaels

Confessions on the 7:45 – Lisa Unger

Christmas at Holiday House – RaeAnne Thayne

Christmas Cupcake Murder – Joanne Fluke

Dear Child – Romy Hausmann

Fatal Fraud – Marie Force

Follow Me Darkly – Helen Hardt

Fortune and Glory – Janet Evanovich (Print and Audio)

Happily this Christmas – Susan Mallery

Invisible Girl – Lisa Jewell

Jack – Marilynne Robinson

Magic Lessons:  The Prequel to Practical Magic – Alice Hoffman

Middlegame -  Seanan McGuire

One By One – Ruth Ware

One Charmed Christmas – Sheila Roberts

One For the Books – Jenn McKinlay

Redhead By the Side of the Road – Anne Tyler

The Book of Two Ways – Jodi Picoult

The Book of Lost Friends – Lisa Wingate

The Brightest Star – Fern Michaels

The Bright Side of Going Dark – Kelly Harms

The Christmas Swap – Melody Carlson

The Glittering Hour – Iona Grey

The Evening and the Morning – Ken Follett

The Exiles – Christina Baker Kline

The Glittering Hour – Iona Grey

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue – V.E. Schwab

The Midnight Library – Matt Haig

The Once and Future Witches – Alex Harrow

The Return – Nicholas Sparks-

The Searchers – Tana French

The Sentinel: A Jack Reacher Novel – Lee Child

The Ten Thousand Doors of January – Alix Harrow

The Wonder Boy of Whistle Stop – Fannie Flagg

The Woman in the Mirror – Rebecca James

To Sleep in a Sea of Stars – Christopher Paolini

Troubled Blood – Robert Galbraith

Us Against You – Fredrik Backman

What Rose Forgot – Navada Barr (2019)

 

JUVENILE FICTION

Agent Moose Volume 1 – Mo O’Hara

Dasher:  How a Brave Little Doe Changed Christmas Forever – Matt Tavares

InvestiGators: Take the Plunge (InvestiGators Volume 2) – John Patrick Green

Minecraft Dungeons:  The Rise of the Arch-Illiger – Matt Forbeck

Never Let a Unicorn Meet a Reindeer! - Diane Albers

Scribble Stones – Diane Alber

Silly Milly Christmas – Sheri Wall

Silly Milly Fall - - Sheri Wall

Taylor the Tooting Turkey – Humor Heals Us

The Spider Who Saved Christmas – Raymond Arroyo

The Tower of Nero:  Trials of Apollo – Rick Riordan

 

ADULT NONFICTION

A Bookshop in Berlin – Francoise Frenkel

Everything Sad is Untrue- Daniel Nayeri

The Complete Guide to Fasting – Dr. Jason Fung

What Makes a Marriage Last:  40 Celebrated Couples Share  - Marlo Thomas

When Time Stopped: A Memoir of My Father’s War and What Remains – Ariana Neuman

 

JUVENILE NONFICTION

Dinosaur Lady: The Daring Discoveries of Mary Anning – Linda Skeers

Fancy Nancy’s Fabulous Fall Storybook Collection – Jane O’Connor

Guide to Minecraft Dungeons:  A Handbook for Heros – Mojang Ab

I Dissent:, Ruth Bader Ginsburg makes her Mark – Debbie Levy

I Turned my Mom into a Unicorn: A Funny Thankful Story – Brenda Li

Joan Procter, Dragon Doctor:  The Woman Who Loved Reptiles – Patricia Valdez

Leading the Way:  Women in Power – Janet Howell

Tear Soup:  A Recipe for Healing after Loss – Pat Schwiebert

Work it, Girl:  Mae Jemison:  Blast off into Space – Caroline Moss

 

YOUNG READERS

Isaiah Dunn is my Hero:  Kelly Baptist

Sal and Gabi Break the Universe

Sal and Gabi Fix the Universe

Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Universe (Tristan Strong 1) - Kwame Mbalia

Tristan Strong Destroys the World