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What's New in the Cattell Library?  

New materials added to the Everett L. Cattell library collection. Updated monthly.
Last Updated: Dec 11, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Books, Movies, Music.

See what's available at the Everett L. Cattell Library.

New materials are added every month.

Click on the tabs above to view a selection of new items in your area of interest, or open a monthly spreadsheet below to view all the materials added for the month.


Graphic Novels

New graphic novels added to the library collection,appear in the lists below. For more information on graphic novels  go to the Graphic Novel guide. 


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Some of the images used throughtout this guide were selected from Google images.


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Thanksgiving Day has been an annual holiday in the United States since 1863. It is traditionally a day for families and friends to get together for a special meal, and give thanks for what they have.

Christmas is an annual commemoration of the birth of Jesus Christ and a widely observed cultural holiday, celebrated generally on December 25 by billions of people around the world. ~ from Wikipedia

However you celebrate the holidays, be sure and take time to read a good book, or watch a good movie, something new, or an old classic, but surrounded by those you love. Below are a few suggestions. The Cattell Library also has How the Grinch stole ChristmasRudolph the red-nosed reindeer [videorecording]: Santa Claus is comin' to town and It's a wonderful life.



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A Charlie Brown Christmas - by Charles M. Schulz
Call Number: F Sch8cb POP-UP
ISBN: 9780762440047
Publication Date: 2010
Surrounded by other children with extremely commercial ideas about Christmas, Charlie Brown struggles to understand the true spirit of the holiday.

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White Christmas - by Irving Berlin ; illustrated by Michael Hague
Call Number: 782.42 B45w
ISBN: 9780060291235
Publication Date: 2010
An illustrated version of the popular Christmas song, with sheet music included in the back of the book.

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A Christmas blizzard - Garrison Keillor
Call Number: 813 K265c
ISBN: 9780670021369
Publication Date: 2009
A wealthy and depressed Chicago man, bound for Christmas in Hawaii, is abruptly summoned home to North Dakota. He arrives just in time to be trapped there by a blizzard. During his stay, he reaches an epiphany worthy of the season and resolves to simplify his life.

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Thanksgiving : the true story - Penny Colman
Call Number: 394.2649 C71t
ISBN: 0805082298
Publication Date: 2008

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It's thanksgiving! - by Jack Prelutsky ; pictures by Marylin Hafner
Call Number: F P91its
ISBN: 9780060537104
Publication Date: 2007
An illustrated collection of poems for children about family, food, and other Thanksgiving things.

About Me!


Holiday Music

Enjoy the sounds of the season. Here are a few suggestions:

A babe is born - BBCMM365 BBC Music
Call Number: CD B34 v.22 no.3
Publication Date: 2013

Christmas duets - Elvis Presley
Call Number: CD P92c
Publication Date: 2008

Home for Christmas - Amy Grant
Call Number: CD G76hc
Publication Date: 1992

Snow angels - Over the Rhine
Call Number: CD ov2s
Publication Date: 2007


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