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Merry Christmas!

Wishing you the joys of the season! Denise Kay Sharon     Photo courtesy of FreeDigitalPhotos.net

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Winning Christmas tree

Valentine friends of the library created this award winning tree!  It’s made out of discards from the library.

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Thanksgiving Sites for Kids

Here are eighteen digital resources that will keep children happy and entertained:  http://www.teachhub.com/17-thanksgiving-sites-your-students

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Library quote

A library is a good place to go when you feel unhappy, for there, in a book, you may find encouragement and comfort. A library is a good place to go when you feel bewildered or undecided, for there, in … Continue reading

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Eleven Nonfiction Books for Fans of Fiction

11 Nonfiction Books for Fans of Fiction

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6 Things You Should Never Say to a Harry Potter Fan

From Barnes & Noble: For Muggles unsure of how to talk to a Potter fan during the upcoming excitement, we’ve collected are a few phrases that you probably shouldn’t open with. http://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/6-things-you-should-never-say-to-a-harry-potter-fan/

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Book quote

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World History through YA Fiction

YA historical fiction has come a long way in recent years.  Authors are blending historical fiction with the paranormal, science fiction, Shakespeare, and assassin nuns. Here is a link to the YALSA page with a bibliography of recommended titles: http://www.yalsa.ala.org/thehub/2016/06/17/history-ya-world-history-ya-fiction/

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Confessions of a Pusher

I know that you’ve heard a lot about how pushers operate – and how they manage to get so many people addicted that there is always a demand for their product. However, in case you have the urge to know … Continue reading

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The Pinzgauer

  I know, I know, you’re probably wondering what a Pinzgauer is and what it has to do with libraries! Several years ago when I was President of the Mountain Plains Library Association, I attended the New Mexico Library Association … Continue reading

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