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It’s Officially NCLBPH Day!!

September 13th marks today as North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped Day! Advertisements

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Where the Sidewalk Ends: Accessing America’s parks, monuments and trails

Join us to learn about the many ways people with visual and physical disabilities can enjoy access to America’s parks, monuments and trails. The North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped will host an event at the Charlotte … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #6

“Coyote Wind and Specimen Song: The First Two Montana Mysteries Featuring Gabriel Du Pre” by Peter Bowen Talking Book: DB075334  If you enjoy your mysteries in a western setting, check out this book. Cattle-brand inspector and part-time lawman Gabriel Du … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #5

“MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors” by Richard Hooker Talking Book: DB088568 If you enjoyed the movie or the TV show, check out the book that started it all. Join Hawkeye, Duke and Trapper John in their medical and … Continue reading

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VIP Book Club Podcast – The Girl Before

During the August 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed The Girl Before by Rena Olsen. Download The Girl Before DB088130 or contact the library for a copy. Without warning, Clara’s home is invaded by armed men, and she is separated from … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #4

“Radio Free Vermont: a Fable of Resistance” by Bill McKibben Talking Book: DB089888 A motley crew, led by a 72 year-old radio announcer; advocate for Vermont to secede from the Union. Read it and see if they succeed in seceding. … Continue reading

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Kids Summer Reading Suggestions: Libraries Rock Vol. 3

If you are participating in the 2018 Kids Summer Reading Program and you don’t know what to read next, here are some reading suggestions. Kids Summer Reading Suggestions Row, Row, Row Your Boat DBC01452 In this expansion of a familiar … Continue reading

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Adult Summer Reading Suggestions: Journey Across Asia Again

If you are participating in the 2018 Adults Summer Reading Program and you don’t know what to read next, here are some reading suggestions. Adults Summer Reading Suggestions At Home in Japan: A Foreign Woman’s Journey of Discovery DB072780 California-born author … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #3

“The Republic of Conscience” by Gary Hart Talking Book: DBC03262 An examination by a former U.S. Senator on how we as a nation have sacrificed our principles for the sake of expediency. Well-grounded in a knowledge of history and political … Continue reading

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State Library of North Carolina User Survey

The State Library of North Carolina has a survey for all of its users. Whether you use services from NCLBPH, Government Heritage Library, library support services, or all three services, we want to hear your voice! This survey is anonymous … Continue reading

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