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Women in Science

In honor of Women’s History Month, check out these fiction and nonfiction books about women in science.

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Irish in America

According to the Library of Congress, as many as 4.5 million Irish arrived in the United States between 1820 and 1860 -over 1/3 of all immigrants to the USA during that time. They proceeded to make incalculable contributions to the life and culture of their adopted home, particularly in the areas of politics, industry, organized labor, religion, literature, music, and art. Celebrate Irish Americans with these reads! 

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V is for Vintage: Picking & Collecting Fabulous Finds

Do you love the thrill of the hunt, searching for fabulous finds at thrift stores, flea markets, estate sales and swap meets? Maybe you prefer walking the beach at low tide looking for shells or 'pickin' free-style from old barns or weedy back lots. If the answer if YES, then read below for tips and tricks for collecting vintage clothing, antique cars, comic books, home decor, Star Wars memorabilia, tidal flotsam and jetsam, and other treasures to make your life complete. 

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