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New Nonfiction Books: September 2016

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection. Alton Brown: EveryDayCook by Alton Brown My name is Alton Brown and I wrote this book. It’s my first in a few years because I’ve been busy with television projects such asGood Eats and Iron Chef America and Cutthroat Kitchen. When […]

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New Fiction Books: September 2016

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. General Fiction Books   Commonwealth by Ann Patchett One Sunday afternoon in Southern California, Bert Cousins shows up at Franny Keating’s christening party uninvited. Before evening falls, he has kissed Franny’s mother, Beverly—thus […]

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Spring Back from the “Summer Slide” at the Library!

Are your kids suffering from the dreaded “summer slide”? Get them ready for back-to-school at the library! We have STEM discovery kits, pre-loaded educational tablets, language learning tools and more.  STEM Discovery Kits: A sample of our STEM-based Discovery Kits is listed below. For the complete list, click here. Astronomy: Learn how to identify planets […]

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What’s HOT: Top 10 Most Anticipated Titles According to our Patrons

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. 10.) Order to Kill by Vince Flynn Mitch Rapp is used to winning. But in this follow-up to #1 New York Times bestselling The Survivor, the CIA operative finds himself chasing false leads […]

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What’s HOT: Top 10 eBooks on OverDrive

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. 10.) A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman A grumpy yet loveable man finds his solitary world turned on its head when a boisterous young family moves in next door. Meet Ove. He’s […]

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Upcoming DVD’s: August & September 2016

Click here to visit library catalog or for technical support call (609) 967-7155. Our staff will be happy to place your hold for you. **Due to changes in policy for rental copies of movies by some studios, not all titles will be available to be checked out on the date listed below**  August 2nd – CLICK […]

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New Nonfiction Books: August 2016

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. The 15:17 to Paris by Anthony Sadler On August 21, 2015, Ayoub al-Khazzani boarded the 15:17 train in Brussels, bound for Paris. Khazzani’s mission was clear: he had an AK-47, a pistol, a […]

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New Fiction Books: August 2016

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. General Fiction Books Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson Running into a long-ago friend sets memories from the 1970s in motion for August, transporting her to a time and a place where friendship was […]

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On This Day, July 16

On this day in 1776, a 2,000-pound copper-and-tin bell now known as the “Liberty Bell” rings out from the tower of the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) in Philadelphia, summoning citizens to the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence. Four days earlier, the historic document had been adopted by delegates to the […]

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On This Day, July 7

On July 7, 1912, Jim Thorpe wins the pentathlon at the fifth modern Olympics in Stockholm, Sweden. At the time, Thorpe, a Native American who attended Pennsylvania’s Carlisle Indian School, was only beginning to establish his reputation as the greatest all-around athlete in the world. Competing against the best athletes in the world in the […]