BALDWIN — The Pathfinder Community Library welcomes the public to its Christmas party for children.

The event is scheduled from noon to 2 p.m. Dec. 14. Participants will be able to make a Christmas craft, eat some treats and visit with Santa Claus.

Book of the week

"The Four Corners of the Sky" by Michael Malone (fiction). "The Four Corners of the Sky" is master storyteller Michael Malone's new novel of love, secrets and the mysterious bonds of families. Malone brings characters to life as only he can, exploring the questions that defy easy answers: Is love a choice or a calling? Why do the ties of family bind so tightly? And is forgiveness a gift to others, or a gift we give ourselves?

New fiction

"The Heart's Appeal" by Jennifer Delamere, "The Dressmaker's Gift" by Fiona Valpy, "When We Believed in Mermaids" by Barbara O'Neal, "Tidewater Inn" by Colleen Coble, "Sins of the Fathers" by Judith Jance (large print), "Rosemary Cottage" by Colleen Coble, "The Four Corners of the Sky" by Michael Malone, "Slow Ride" by Lori Foster.

New kids

"The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family" by Ibtihaj Muhammad, "Ada Twist: Scientist" by Media Dreamscape, "We Don't Eat Our Classmates" by Ryan Higgins, "The Scarecrow" by Beth Ferry, "Just Ask!" by Sonia Sotomayor.

New in paperback

"Fool for Love" by Marie Force, "Deadly Pursuit" by Dana Mentink, "Stone Cold Heart" by Laura Griffin, "Dangerous Secrets" by Shirlee McCoy, "The Fallen" by David Baldacci, "Murder, Interrupted" by James Patterson, "A Good Woman" by Danielle Steel, "Running Target" by Elizabeth Goddard, "Buried Mountain Secrets" by Terri Reed.