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  • Time Travel Books

    May 2016 09

    Go on a time travel adventure with one of these great reads! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig Heidi Heilig's debut teen fantasy sweeps from modern-day New York City, to nineteenth-century Hawaii, to places of myth and legend. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth In this must-read book for anyone striving to succeed, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows parents, students, educators, ...

    By Cristella

  • Bogged down with ECAs and finals? Grab a snack and unwind at the library on Wednesday, May 11, 5-7pm. Chat and color with friends, or make your very own ninja stress ball to help defeat your testing woes. Note: attendance does not guarantee ninjas will slay your homework. If you figure out how to get ...

    By Liz O.

  • Are you interested in history? Would you like to learn more about the Holocaust? Join us for "Journey to Auschwitz," a presentation by retired school teacher Charles Moman,on Thursday, May 12 at 6:00pm in the Cardinal Room. Mr. Moman will provide a short introduction to the Holocaust and the ...

    By Liz O.

  • Celebrate Mother's Day with books featuring awesome moms! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Greenglass House by Kate Milford It’s wintertime at Greenglass House. The creaky smuggler’s inn is always quiet during this season, and twelve-year-old Milo, the ...

    By Liz O.

  • Every bride is special, but when Elizabeth Amanda Sheets married, her situation was unique. The 17-year-old bride had eloped with her secret beau, James Henry Chandler, from their homes near Mount Sidney, Virginia and travelled to Harper’s Ferry where they planned to be wed. However, once there ...

    By Elaine