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Book Review: Mostly Dead Things

Mostly Dead Things Written By: Kristen Arnett Released: 2019 Avaliable as: Book, eBook, Audiobook Feature Image found on Portland Mercury BookBrowse Review and Readalikes Review: Floridian author Kristen Arnett’s debut novel, Mostly Dead Things honors the eccentricity of her home state but… Continue Reading…

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We Should Talk About: Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson is considered one of the greatest American poets. Born in Amherst in 1830, Emily was educated at the Amherst Academy and found fascination with a variety of subject such as science and botanical studies. As a writer she… Continue Reading…

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Patterson Book Club: Virtual Meeting

Join Reference Librarian Noel for the second meeting of the Patterson Book Club! Our sessions are on the third Thursday of the month on zoom. The next meeting will be on November 19th at 7pm. You can find the link to… Continue Reading…

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Book Review: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Written By: Taylor Jenkins Reid Released: 2017 Available as: Book, eBook, eAudiobook Feature Image found on BookRiot Review: Daisy Jones and the Six was the book that everyone wanted to read in 2019. A… Continue Reading…

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We Should Talk About: Elizabeth Bishop

Hello! I wanted to highlight one of my favorite poets, Elizabeth Bishop. Her poetry has been regarded as some of the strongest in the English language, and she is known for her command over words. Bishop won the Pulitzer Prize… Continue Reading…

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Virtual Book Club: James Patterson

Join Reference Librarian Noel for the new James Patterson Book Club! Our first session will be on October 22nd at 7pm via zoom. You can find the link to register here! For the first session we will have an open… Continue Reading…

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Book Review: My Sister, The Serial Killer

My Sister, The Serial Killer Written By: Oyinkan Braithwaite Released: 2018 Available as: Book, eBook, eAudiobook Feature Image found on LitHub Review: This book is strange, thrilling and enticing. It reads quickly and is somewhat segmented in structure, each chapter… Continue Reading…

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Get Crafty: Journaling

Journaling can be a very useful tool to foster creativity, mental health and to just spend some time with yourself. According to this article from the University of Rochester Medical Center, keeping a journal can help people to meditate, prioritize… Continue Reading…

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Book Review: The Secrets We Kept

The Secrets We Kept Written By: Lara Prescott Released: 2019 Available as: Book, Large Print, eBook, eAudiobook Feature Image found from Shelf Awareness Review: The Secrets We Kept is a beautiful example of how genres can come together and build… Continue Reading…

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Sustainable Cooking Virtual Program: How to Compost

Join Reference Librarian Noel on Tuesday, October 2nd at 7pm on Zoom to learn all about creating a composting heap, how to freeze veggie scraps or how to find resources for composting . To register click here! Find plenty of… Continue Reading…

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