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The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley (Butler), seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker (Hanks). The story delves into the complex dynamic between Presley and Parker spanning over 20 years, from Presley’s rise to fame to his unprecedented stardom, against the backdrop of the evolving cultural landscape and loss of innocence in America. Central to that journey is one of the most significant and influential people in Elvis’s life, Priscilla Presley (Olivia DeJonge).
New Full Book Series:
My Weird School Series
Ella Mentry School is just plain weird! From a principal who kisses pigs to a teacher who wears dresses made of pot holders, A.J. and his friends have had some wacky adventures. Now fans can borrow all twenty-one books in the bestselling My Weird School series from the Oley Library!
New Adult Fiction Books:
Really Good, Actually
A hilarious and painfully relatable debut novel about one woman’s messy search for joy and meaning in the wake of an unexpected breakup, from comedian, essayist, and award-winning screenwriter Monica Heisey
On the dawn of the D-Day invasion of Normandy, two snipers find themselves fighting a battle all their own. One is a backwoods hunter from the Appalachian Mountains in the American South, while the other is the dreaded German “Ghost Sniper” who earned his nickname on the Eastern Front. Locked in a deadly duel across the hedgerow country of France, the hunter matches wits and tactics against the marksman, both of them one bullet away from victory—or defeat—as Allied forces struggle to gain a foothold in Europe.
New Non-Fiction Books:
Braving the Thin Places: Celtic Wisdom to Create a Space for Grace
Your thin place might be an important threshold, a soul friendship, a fresh chapter in your own life story, a painful secret or fear, or a time of hardship. Whatever the circumstance, a thin place is where God and humanity meet in a mysterious way. These moments open us to places of rawness and beauty. When we enter into a thin place, something seems to break open inside us, and words are inadequate to describe what we are experiencing. In these moments, we feel a sense of breakthrough as we break free of the ordinary and experience the extraordinary amid our daily lives.
New Thriller & Suspense in Adult Fiction:
A Dream Called Home
From bestselling author of the remarkable memoir The Distance Between Us comes an inspiring account of one woman’s quest to find her place in America as a first-generation Latina university student and aspiring writer determined to build a new life for her family one fearless word at a time.
New Children’s Book:
Farm Counting Adventure
Meet some farm animals and see what they do all day in this interactive touch, feel, pop and play book. Then, count the number of animals you meet by pressing the same number of pops on the pop toy at the top of the page.
Learn numbers and counting with the help of these farm friends. Through fun rhymes and bright illustrations, little ones can count the animals and then press the number of pops that match it on the pop toy.