Happy Holidays!

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The library will be closed
Wednesday, December 24
and Thursday, December 25.

December 22, 2014 at 9:00 am Leave a comment

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Thanks to everyone who came out to make chocolate treats with us!

December 16, 2014 at 4:55 pm Leave a comment

Open House This Saturday

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December 10, 2014 at 11:11 am Leave a comment

New Books

IllGiveYouTheSun I’ll Give You the Sun
YA FIC NELSON

Jude and her brother, Noah, are incredibly close twins. At thirteen, isolated Noah draws constantly and is falling in love with the charismatic boy next door, while daredevil Jude surfs and cliff-dives and wears red-red lipstick and does the talking for both of them. But three years later, Jude and Noah are barely speaking. Something tore them apart, but what?
Drowned Drowned
YA FIC REILLY
Struggling with a physical disability on an unwelcoming island that is subject to strong tides, Coe is invited into the privileged circle of royal aides attending a dying king who is keeping a secret that will change their world forever.
ForgetMe Forget Me
YA FIC HARRINGTON
The town of River’s End has been suffering since the major employer closed under a cloud of scandal. Morgan has her own problems: her boyfriend Flynn is dead, and she can’t move on. When she uploads her only photo of Flynn to a social media site, she’s shocked when facial recognition software tags him as Evan, living in a nearby town. As Morgan searches for an explanation, a dangerous secret is exposed.
VanishingSeason Vanishing Season
YA FIC ANDERSON
Girls started vanishing in the fall. For Maggie Larsen, the town of Gill Creek is only a stopgap before college and freedom. Until she meets Pauline and Liam. What starts as an uneventful year suddenly changes. Someone is killing teenaged girls, and the town reels from the tragedy. As Maggie’s and Pauline’s worlds collide and change around them, they will both experience love and loss. And by the end of the book, only one of them will survive.


December 2, 2014 at 3:36 pm Leave a comment

Some new nonfiction books

Did you know we have a nonfiction section in the YA corner? We have memoirs by teens, cookbooks, books about money, jobs, stress, bullying, college and a lot more. Check out this section at the bottom of the first bookshelf in the YA corner.

UFOInvestigationsManual UFO investigations manual : UFO investigations from 1892 to the present day
YA 001.942 WATSON
UFOs have been a global phenomenon from the late 19th century to the present day, and this Haynes manual will examine many UFO investigations worldwide by looking at the government reports – both official and secret – that have attempted to explain the ‘otherworldly’.
BPlusGrades B+ grades, A+ college application : how to present your strongest self, write a stand-out admissions essay, and get into the perfect school for you
YA 378.1616 JAGER-HYMAN
This alternative college admissions guide gives non-straight-A students advice on how to identify, gain admittance to, and pay for the schools that will allow them to flourish.
Popular Popular, a memoir : vintage wisdom for a modern geek
YA 155.533 WAGENEN
Stuck at the bottom of the social ladder, Maya Van Wagenen decided tobegin a unique social experiment: spend the school year following a 1950s popularity guide. Can curlers, girdles, and a strand of pearls help Maya on her quest to be popular?

November 28, 2014 at 9:30 am Leave a comment

Happy Thanksgiving!


Don’t forget to come in this week and stock up on books, magazines and DVDs for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The library will close at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday and of course we’ll be closed all day on Thursday. We’re open our regular hours, 9-5, on Friday and Saturday. Have a great Thanksgiving!

November 24, 2014 at 9:24 am Leave a comment

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November 20, 2014 at 10:20 am Leave a comment

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