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Our Library has thousands of eBooks and Audiobooks available for loan to McDonald County Library cardholders!

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Thanks to a partnership between the Missouri State Library, MOREnet and TumbleWeed, a new statewide resource is available to you!

TumbleBookLibrary Deluxe is an online subscription that provides access inside the Library or at your home.  You now have access to a collection of 550 animated, talking picture books for children in preschool through grade 3!

It’s simple – click here and enter your library card number.

Note: You’ll need to include the two zeros before your six digit card number.  Example: If the barcode on your card reads 24489001230449, you’d enter 00123044.

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Ever started into some interesting fiction and then realized: “Hey, this is a sequel to previous books! I think I might want to read the others first?”

Or, after you finished the first book of a series, you were excited to find and start reading the next in the series, but didn’t know which book came next?

Many times, somewhere inside or on the book’s jacket they’ll list the other titles in the series. But what if it is the first book of a series and doesn’t list the title of the next book, or you can’t find the series list in or on the book? It can sometimes be troublesome, but here’s the easy solution:

The What’s Next™: Books in Series database helps you search series fiction. (They define series as: “two or more books linked by character(s), settings, or other common traits.”) e.g. Sue Grafton’s “A is for Alibi”, “B is for…” etc. or the “Star Wars” series

Once you find the prequel or sequel book(s) you might then search our Library’s Online Catalog to see if we have them, and if they are available to checkout.

…and, if we don’t have them, remember you can also request an Inter-Library Loan.

Amazon Purchases Help Your Library and Wowbrary

At no cost to you, your purchases at can help the McDonald County Library and Wowbrary.  Whenever you start shopping for books, movies, electronics, gifts, and more at Amazon by clicking the button below, Amazon will donate about 4.3% of your purchase amounts to the Library.

Coming Soon:




March 2020


Credible Threat by J.A. Jance--Pineville

Fearless by Fern Michaels--Pineville

A Forgotten Murder by Jude Devereaux--Pineville

Hit List by Stuart Woods--Pineville

Journey of the Pharaohs by Clive Cussler--Pineville

The Last Odyssey by James Rollins—Pineville

Long Range by C.J. Box—Pineville & SWC

The Numbers Game by Danielle Steel—Pineville

Texas Outlaw by James Patterson--Pineville


April 2020


Abby in Oz  by Sarah Mlynowski—Pineville

Camino Winds   by John Grisham--Pineville

Dead Land by Sara Paretsky—Pineville

The Deceivers by Margaret Peterson Haddix—Pineville

Masked Prey by John Sandford—Pineville

On the Horizon by Lois Lowry—Pineville

Redhead by the Side of the Road by Anne Tyler—Pineville

Revenge by James Patterson—Pineville

Roy Digs Dirt by David Shannon—Pineville

Stake by Kevin J. Anderson—Pineville

Summer Song by Kevin Henkes—Pineville

Walk the Wire by David Baldacci—Pineville

The Wedding Dress by Danielle Steel--Pineville


May 2020


The 20th Victim by James Patterson—Pineville

Duck Stays in the Truck by Doreen Cronin—Pineville

Hideaway by Nora Roberts--Pineville

Just a Boy and a Girl in a Little Canoe by Sarah Mlynowski—Pineville

The Last Trial by Scott Turow—Pineville

Pool Party by Doreen Cronin—Pineville

A Private Cathedral by James Lee Burke—Pineville

Truth and Justice by Fern Michaels--Pineville

Unyielding Hope by Janette Oke—Pineville

Wrath of Poseidon by Clive Cussler--Pineville


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