On the Shelf

On the Shelf


On the Shelf for July 20, 2019

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We have a new book that I know you will love to read.  Where Hope Begins by Catherine West  It starts out with a tragedy for Kevin and Samantha Barrington losing their daughter to a car accident in front of their house.  Samantha takes it hard and attempts to kill herself due to Shelby’s death.  Then Kevin has a fling with a coworker and wants to divorce Samantha. Samantha flees to her parent’s lake…

On the Shelf for July 13, 2019

The Betty Barrick Library We have some wonderful books that are just waiting to be checked out by anyone who would like a book to read on a warm summer night, especially when there is nothing on TV.  Like this book; Hope’s Promise by Tammy Barley This is Book 2 of her Sierra Chronicles.  It takes place in Nevada among the High Sierra Mountains.  The Civil War is being waged in the East, while in the West it’s more of…

On the Shelf for July 6, 2019

Welcome to Betty Barrick Library.  We have a book in the UMW section that I think we should read! When Christians Get It Wrong by Adam Hamilton (2013).  It covers everything from the different faiths in our world today plus dealing with homosexuality.  You will have to read this book to get the gist of what is being said. Hope to see you there!

On the Shelf for July / August 2019

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We have a great collection of fiction series and DVDs that you might want to take a look at! The Healing Quilt – (Book 3) by Wanda E. Brunstetter It is an Amish story taking place in Sarasota, Florida. Some of the characters in this novel are from Book One. It starts out with Emma and Lamar Yoder Miller deciding to have a quilting class in their winter home in Sarasota, Florida. Before the…
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On the Shelf for June 22nd

Welcome to Betty Barrick Library   We have a large amount of books and DVDs available.  The book that I have been reading is a fast read and gives a good idea of how the West was during the Civil War period.   Love’s Rescue (Book 1) by Tammy Barley It is about a Southern family who moves from Kentucky to find a place in a town in Carson City, Nevada.  Tragedy strikes the family due to an anti-Southern faction which…
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On the Shelf for June 15

Welcome to Betty Barrick Library  I just finished a wonderful new book that you will want to read. Hurricane Season by Lauren K. Denton It is a story about two sisters that grew close to each other due to their parents’ partiality to Betsy, while Jenna was their unacceptable wild daughter. Jenna receives a two week paid vacation to Halycon Art Retreat from her friend Max to study photography. She quits her job at Full Cup in Nashville and arrives…

On the Shelf for June 2019

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We have two new books added to our collection.  The Broken Road by Richard Paul Evans This is the story of a young man who ran away from home because his father abused him. He took a bus from Ogden, Utah to Las Vegas and then to California. When he got on the bus, he met a young girl named Monica. She has a friend in the landscaping business who needs help so he…

On the Shelf for May 18

Betty Barrick Library We have another book from our Fiction Poetry series. The Tattered Quilt – (Book 2) of The Half-Stitched Amish Quilting Club. In it we have some of the original people, plus six new characters who add spice to Emma Miller’s quilting class. There are two gentlemen who are trying to claim the attention of a lady named Cheryl. Also, a young teenager trying to find a way to get out from her Amish parents’ control. There is…

On the Shelf for May 11th

Betty Barrick Library We have an “oldie but goodie” book that is an interesting read! The Half-Stitched Amish Quilting Club by Wanda E Brunstetter In this book, Emma Yoder decides to advertise quilting lessons for those who might be interested. Her class is filled with six people with different personalities and all have some problems that Emma tries to help by talking to them and by reading scriptures. Everyone should read this book. It really touched my heart the way…

On the Shelf for May 2019

  Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! These movies are available in our DVD section 1)  An Interview With God It is about a young journalist who returns from covering the war in Afghanistan.  Everything in his life is falling apart when he decides to interview God! 2)  Indivisible It is based on a true story of an army chaplain who is deployed to Afghanistan. When he returns home he is suffering from post war trauma.  He has a hard…

On the Shelf for April 27th

Betty Barrick Library About one month ago at TNT, we had a presentation entitled Mercy Ships. They donated the Ships of Mercy book by Don Stephens. It is a very interesting book. It discusses in more detail how they came about. These ships brought healing and people helping the poor by showing them how to farm with better results. They trained some of the native doctors on medical and dental procedures. They also helped to repair or build new hospitals,…

On the Shelf for April 20, 2019

Betty Barrick Library Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library!  We have a book that everyone should read. Door to Freedom by Jana Kelley It takes place in Khartoum, Sudan.  It gives us a real picture of how there are more Muslims who live their lives in a way that promotes a lot of the ways that are like what Christians do, but according to their traditions.  Michael & Mia Weston move back to Sudan from Texas to start their second…