James L. & Mary Hellen Jessup Library
Newly purchased books we recommend this month include:
Why We Sleep by Matthew Walker: A leading scientific expert reveals his groundbreaking exploration of sleep, explaining how we can harness its transformative power to change our lives for the better.
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson: A call to fix our broken system of justice from the lawyer who founded the Equal Justice Initiative.
The Hidden Life of Trees: What they Feel, How they Communicate by Peter Wohlleben: You will never look at a tree the same way after reading this charming detection of the mysteries of nature.
The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela: Five years after his death, the publication of these letters reminds us of how much Mandela’s voice is still needed in the world.
Three Things About Elsie by Joanna Cannon: This mystery features 84-year-old Florence trying to determine why a new resident in her retirement home reminds her of someone she was glad to see die some sixty years ago. Heartwarming and amusing.