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Summer Reading Suggestions: Hobbies & Crafts

If you are participating in the Adults Summer Reading Program or the Kids Summer Reading Program and you don’t know what to read next, here are some reading suggestions. The list is divided into downloadable books, large print books, and braille … Continue reading

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Kids Summer Reading Suggestions: Hardships, Folktales and Fairy-tales

If you are participating in the 2017 Kids Summer Reading Program here are some reading suggestions to consider. We will have reading suggestions during the summer to help narrow down your selections. This list is for children ages 14 and … Continue reading

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Adult Summer Reading Suggestions: Historical Fiction

If you are participating in the 2017 Adults Summer Reading Program and you don’t know what to read next, here are some reading suggestions. The list is broken in to Downloadable books, Large Print books, and Braille books. Historical Fiction Download … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Suggestions: Satire, History and Marc Brown

If you have children participating in the 2017 Kids Summer Reading Program and need reading suggestions, look no further. We will have reading suggestions during the summer to help narrow down selections for your children. This list is made for … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Suggestions: Hardships, Science Fiction, Nature & Animals

If you have children participating in the 2017 Kids Summer Reading Program and need reading suggestions, look no further. We will have reading suggestions during the summer to help narrow down selections for your children. This list is made for … Continue reading

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Free Tactile Art Tour at the North Carolina Museum of Art

Join the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped for a free tactile art tour at the North Carolina Museum of Art! When:    Tuesday, June 20, 2017 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Where:   North Carolina Museum of Art … Continue reading

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Revenge of the Fifth

The Jedi have had their day, but now it’s time for revenge. It’s the Revenge of the 5th with novels that have gone to the dark side. Star Wars: Episode III; Revenge of the Sith DB060480 Star Wars: The Old … Continue reading

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May the Fourth be with You

Happy Star Wars Day! He have a slew of literature about the age old conflict in the galaxy far far away. May the Fourth be with You… as well as these books! Star Wars: The Han Solo Adventures DB072827 Star … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month: Epics

Epic It’s a genre of poetry that is a lengthy narrative that features heroic deeds and contains the basis of the culture. The oldest recorded epic is The Epic of Gilgamesh. It’s believed that epics predate literacy. Epics were performed … Continue reading

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American Poets – Part 5

Edgar Allan Poe He was born as Edgar Poe on January 19th 1809, in Boston, Ma. Both of his parents were actors After his father abandoned the family and the death of his mother, he and his siblings were split … Continue reading

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