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Family Reads

With the holidays coming up, there many people traveling to visit their families. And what makes traveling even better? Books! Here are some books in our collection all about families! Up a Family Tree DB018472 Shares the ups and downs … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #7

“Downtown Owl” by Chuck Klosterman Talking Book: DB068556 Follow the experiences of a new teacher, a high school football player and an elderly widower in the mythical town of Owl, North Dakota. From the end of summer in 1983 until … 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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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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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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Book Blurbs #2

“Chiefs” by Stuart Woods Talking Book: DB017674 Large Print: LT023225 Best-selling author Stuart Woods’ first novel is a page turner.  Set in the mythical town of Delano, Georgia; it revolves around forty plus years of serial murders and the three … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #1

“Razor Girl: a Novel” by Carl Hiaasen Talking Book: DB085766  Large Print: LT036909 Hiaasen at his best in the absurd world of southern Florida. Featuring not very bright criminals, befuddled tourists and Gambian Pouched Rats. “Ally: My Journey Across the American-Israeli Divide” … Continue reading

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Open Spots in our VIP Book Club

There are two available spots for the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped’s VIP (Very Important Patrons) Book Club. On the second Friday of each month, our book club meets in our library break room from 10 … Continue reading

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