Monthly Archives: October 2011

October Book Reviews, Part 2

Someone Named Eva by Joan M. Wolf From Miss Janet at Lexington “But we have no Jews, what do you want with us?”  The question of one woman remains and echoes through this story of two friends from a tiny … Continue reading

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Plymouth Pumpkin Carving Contest 2011

  Looking to vote for the Plymouth Branch Pumpkin Carving Contest? Look no further! Just follow the directions on the page (and be sure to press “Done” at the bottom of the survey to report your choices) and you’re set … Continue reading

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Another Month, Another Round of New Books!

We really have been receiving some wonderful new books for any age of reader in the Children’s Department.  Below are the three categories – Picture Books, Chapter Books, and Nonfiction – in video and list format. If any of these … Continue reading

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New Music for Fall

Your library has so many things for you to do and see.  Why not stop in and check out the new children’s music that is arriving daily?  From well-known music from your favorite Disney Pixar film to Country star-turned mommy, … Continue reading

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October Book Reviews, Part 1

The Emerald Atlas by John Stephens From Miss Janet at Lexington Kate remembered her mother’s tears, a necklace slipped around her neck, a charge to care for her brother and sister, whispers, and then…waking in an orphanage far way, with … Continue reading

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October 2011 Featured Article

eBooks, Hooray! Technology is great when you can understand how to use it and how it can work for you.  While audiobooks are certainly nothing new, the popularity of eBooks and eReaders is growing rapidly, thanks to innovations in technology.  … Continue reading

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