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Books in the Bookstore

Bibliophiles will delight in this list of books. All of these titles have a bookstore setting with characters who understand the power of a good story.   More
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Women in Science

While science is often considered a male dominated field, women have made important contributions to the subject as well. Recently, several titles have been released that highlight the history of how woman have supplied research, completed experiments and helped create new inventions. 

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Fictional Illusionists

Not all novels that deal with magic include wizards, sorcery, and witches. These novels tell about the stage show side of magic and feature professional conjurors and illusionists. 

Community Matters

Winter Weather Driving Tips

The Winter weather season is now officially upon us and will bring changing temperatures and road conditions. A little planning ahead for your trip can help you arrive safely to your destination. More
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A National Park Centennial

This year, the National Park Service is celebrating its 100th anniversary. A century ago, The National Park Service was created to promote and protect some of the most beautiful and inspiring places in the country. Now is the perfect time to visit these natural wonders or learn more about their historical significance. The Library has books that can assist you on your next national park adventure. More
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The Girl in the Book Title

The recent success of books such as Gillian Flynn's "Gone Girl" and "The Girl on the Train" by Paula Hawkins may have inspired a new book title trend.  In the past year there have been a long string of books released with the word "Girl" in the title. More
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Family Fun

August is officially known as Family Fun Month. While the days of summer vacation are starting to wind down, there is still time for summer fun to be had.  More